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February 28, 2017

Save the Date: For the Love of Germantown! Annual Fundraiser, April 27

Join us at ​Germantown United CDC’s annual fundraiser on Thursday, April 27 from 6 – 9 p.m. Get your tickets today, or learn about sponsorship >>

November 21, 2016

Local Music: Buy the “For the Love of Germantown” Benefit Album

In the Spring of 2016, Philadelphia Jazz Project began a collaboration with Germantown United Community Development Corporation (GUCDC) and a group of talented Germantown musicians. The task: To record and produce a compelling CD, as a fundraiser for GUCDC. The goal: To celebrate the historical cultural strength and diversity of Northwest Philadelphia’s Germantown community. The culminating album – entitled “For the Love of Germantown” – is a compilation of nine great Jazz, Blues and Soul performances of new and classic songs. Make a donation of $15 to Germantown United CDC to receive your very own copy.

October 12, 2016

CD Release Party with Germantown United & Philadelphia Jazz Project, Sunday, October 30, 2016

Germantown United CDC and Philly Jazz Project are proud to announce the release of a brand new musical album featuring a lineup of superb local acts generously displaying their talents, “For the Love of Germantown!” On Sunday, October 30, 2016 from 4 PM – 6 PM join us at Rittenhouse Soundworks (219 W Rittenhouse St) to hear the artists perform a live show, enjoy an open bar and good cheer, and take home your own copy of this never-before-heard compilation of music inspired by Germantown.

February 26, 2015

Tickets Going Fast! Attend GUCDC’s Annual Fundraiser on May 7th: For the Love of Germantown!

For the Love of Germantown! is an annual fundraiser supporting Germantown United CDC’s important work to revitalize Germantown. The event is held at the Oaks Cloisters, a lavish and truly unique landmark in Germantown. More than 250 attendees are expected to attend, representing Germantown and its surrounding neighborhoods such as Mt. Airy, Chestnut Hill, Manayunk, and East Falls. The keynote speaker for this year’s event is Stephen Spinelli Jr., Ph.D., President of Philadelphia University and Co-Founder and previous owner of Jiffy Lube International. Join us on Thursday, May 7th to support our work and celebrate with food, music, and history.

December 1, 2014
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Welcoming Naomi Roberson Reid + How to Nab A Custom Germantown City Hall Tile

Welcome, Naomi! We received the Corridor Manager grant from the City, and we have hired a wonderful candidate, Naomi Roberson Reid. Naomi previously served as Corridor Manager for Brewerytown’s West Girard Avenue. However, due to the nature of the grant, we only get the money when we incur the expense and submit an invoice for reimbursement. Our corridor manager cannot begin the projects we have geared up for 2015, unless we get your support today. Learn more.

November 10, 2014
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We are Germantown: We are Energized

Because we believe in a community-driven approach to economic development, Germantown United partners with the many organizations doing great work. Building our community cannot be …

October 29, 2014
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We are Germantown: We are Creative

Creativity is part of Germantown United’s mission. Over 1000 artists live and/or work in Germantown. Their cultural contribution to the community is widely known, but …

October 15, 2014

Launching We are Germantown: Our campaign to raise $30,000!

We are launching an important fundraising campaign as we enter an exciting new phase of our work.  We started three years ago with no money and …

January 19, 2014
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For the Love of Germantown!

GUCDC Inaugural Fundraiser Rescheduled! March, 6, 2013 Come Celebrate GU CDC . . . You are invited to Our Inaugural Fundraiser Come celebrate Germantown’s four centuries of rich …

Photographed June 22, 2013 in Philadelphia, PA
September 13, 2013

Re-Imagine Maplewood Mall Fundraiser

On October 19, with your help, Maplewood Mall becomes a block party and craft fair Fall Celebration for the whole community The residents, businesses, and …