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A New Urbanist, Progressive PAC Is Forming

Editor’s Note: Updated at 10:50 p.m. with new information from the PAC’s organizers. Well isn’t this interesting. There’s a brand new PAC in town, with a self-consciously […]

The Scene

Fifth Annual Global Conservation Gala

The Philadelphia Zoo hosted its 5th Annual Global Conservation Gala, on Thursday at the Hyatt at the Bellevue. The gala honors individuals, families and organizations […]

City Life

New Website to Raise Funds for Gloria Casarez Scholarship Fund

Gloria Casarez may be gone, but a new fundraising campaign aims to ensure that Philadelphia’s first director of the Mayor’s Office of LGBT Affairs continues […]

Things to Do

Ben Franklin, Phillie Phanatic and Other Philly Characters Come Together for Fellow Entertainer With Cancer

Professional actor Billy Edwards has spent the past 15 years entertaining Philadelphia as some of the city’s most beloved figures. He has worked as a […]

City Life

Mazzoni Announces Honorees, Talent for 2014 Elixr Gala

It seems like just yesterday when we were milling and mingling at the Mazzoni Center’s last Elixr Gala, but believe it or not the 2014 edition […]

Things to Do

7 Philadelphia Charity Events in May

Apparently, there’s something about spring that makes the city feel extra philanthropic. Throughout the month of May Philly will see all kinds of charity events […]

City Life

PHOTOS: Black-Tie Gay Bingo 2014

On Saturday AIDS Fund hosted the 15th annual Black-Tie Gay Bingo, an annual springtime event that raises money for the nonprofit’s mission to provide monetary […]


Fountain Porter, Noord and PBC Present: The JJL Benefit

In the early morning of February 22nd, the studio/practice space of  Jay Laughlin, Brian Wilkinson, and Pete Girgenti’s band, JJL, burned to the ground and the fire […]


ACHIEVEability Hosts Food for Thought this Saturday

This Saturday, March 22, 2014, ACHIEVEability will host its annual fundraiser, Food for Thought at Urban Outfitters, Inc. at the Navy Yard. The event will […]


Josh Cellars Wines and Operation Homefront in Philadelphia

Now through Tuesday, March 25th, local restaurants are donating a dollar for every glass of Josh Cellars wine poured to the local chapter of Operation […]

City Life

New Project Will Provide Shelter for Philly’s Homeless LGBT Youth:
All the Ways You Can Help Get it Running

Between 20 and 40 percent of the nation’s annual 1.6 million runaway and homeless youth identify as lesbian, gay, bisexual, or transgender according to studies […]

City Life

Hotel Palomar Goes Vegas for ActionAIDS Charity

Attention high rollers: Forget Atlantic City or Las Vegas. For one night only, ActionAIDS, Pennsylvania’s largest AIDS service organization, is transforming Philadelphia’s Hotel Palomar into a […]

Be Well Philly

To Do: Race to Anyplace Indoor-Cycling Challenge

It’s baaaaack. The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society’s second annual Race to Anyplace indoor cycling spin-a-thon is happening on April 5th. Last year, LLS raised $42,000 for critical […]

City Life

Out PA Politicians Brian Sims and Mike Fleck Honored at Fundraisers in NYC

Out Pennsylvania representatives Brian Sims (above, left) and Mike Fleck (above, right) were guests of honor at two fancy-pants fundraisers hosted this weekend in New […]

City Life

Philadelphia FIGHT Teams With Eastern State Penitentiary for Holiday Toy Drive

Philadelphia FIGHT‘s Institute for Community Justice — which works “to reduce not only the number of people in prison living with HIV, but also the […]