Category: Clean-ups

Volunteers Clean Up Tacony Creek Park & Newtown Avenue with critical partners

Volunteers Clean Up Tacony Creek Park & Newtown Avenue with critical partners

Spring is officially here– which means warmer weather, longer days, and opportunities to volunteer outside! What better way to kick off the spring season than with the Streets Department annual Philly […]

Clean Philadelphia NOW: No more dumping in Tacony Creek Park!

Clean Philadelphia NOW: No more dumping in Tacony Creek Park!

Are you tired of walking through Tacony Creek Park and seeing illegal dumping along the trail? Trash Academy is a collaboratory of artists, engaged citizens, and representatives of non-profits (and […]

Honoring Martin Luther King Jr.’s Legacy: 2024 Day of Service

Honoring Martin Luther King Jr.’s Legacy: 2024 Day of Service

by Malcolm Bundy, Philadelphia Community Organizer Every year, community members celebrate the legacy of Dr. King by giving back to their community for the MLK Day of Service. This year, […]

Working Together to Remove Hundreds of Tires from Tacony Creek Park

Working Together to Remove Hundreds of Tires from Tacony Creek Park

Faced with the dumping of hundreds of tires below Whitaker Avenue and along the Tacony Creek Park Trail in early October, partners Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful, United By Blue, Philadelphia Parks […]

TTF neighbor & partner, Bennett Compost: a leading sustainable business in Philly!

TTF neighbor & partner, Bennett Compost: a leading sustainable business in Philly!

Philadelphia residents are frustrated with the large amounts of trash across our city, a critical issue for the health of our air quality, waterways, and more.  Each year, Philadelphia disposes […]

Giving Back on Martin Luther King Day of Service 2020

Giving Back on Martin Luther King Day of Service 2020

By Nagiarry Porcena-Meneus, Community Organizer To honor the environmental justice teachings of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., community members, volunteer organizations, and schools came together in both of the Montgomery […]

Scroll to Top