POWER IN THE NEWS
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POWER is an interfaith organization committed to implementing systemic change for the betterment of PA communities.
We represent populace transcending borders across race, faith, income level, and neighborhood.
Campaign to Change Live Stop
Have you every been stopped by the Philadelphia police and immediately towed? We want to learn about your experience. POWER is collaborating with New Sanctuary Movement to change the way this unduly harsh policy is applied.
January 24, 2018: Some members of the ‘People’s School Board Slate’ air their views
Sheila Armstrong, POWER Community Organizer, a member of the People’s School Board Slate, express sentiments on Mayor Kenney’s announced intention to take back local control of the Philadelphia School District. (Read Article).
January 15, 2017: 50 years after Martin Luther King was slain, debate simmers on how to honor him
January 5, 2018: King Day of Service aims for record turnout
POWER Executive Director, Greg Holston, attended the King Day of Service press conference to stress the importance of community members working for transformative change as a powerful way to honor MLK Day. (Read Article)