Originally published by KYW Newsradio on September 24, 2018 A non-partisan climate advocacy group kicked off an effort near Temple to get more millennial voters to the polls By Cherri Gregg PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — It’s National Voter Registration Day on Tuesday and student activists are gearing up to motivate millennials to get to the polls […]More
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About Dwight EvansAs a State Representative and civic leader, Dwight has dedicated his career to bolstering our communities and improving the lives of Philadelphia families.
Dwight will be an activist Congressman who will take what's he's learned from his successes to strengthen all our neighborhoods across the city, block by block.
A Lifetime Commitment to PhiladelphiaDwight is a North Philadelphia native, a community activist and a leader in the State Legislature. Throughout his career, he has been on the front lines for civil rights, economic opportunity, quality education and safe neighborhoods.
Stronger CommunitiesDwight is focused on turning once-blighted neighborhoods into thriving commercial centers and magnets for middle-class families. Block by block, he will help revitalize neighborhoods across Philadelphia by bringing stable jobs and refurbished housing.
Fresh & Affordable Food, Higher Quality of LifeDwight led the effort to bring grocery stores to underserved neighborhoods without fresh food options in areas outside his boundaries. This helped create new jobs and was used as a national model by President Obama,
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Originally published by The Philadelphia Sunday on September 21, 2018 By Amy V. Simmons The process of obtaining contracts to provide goods and services can be complex and frustrating. Knowing what assistance is available to providers to help them navigate the system as minority contractors can mean the difference between success and failure. According to […]More