Economic

In today’s society people are considered poor if they are unable to have access to what is generally considered to be a reasonable standard and quality of life. Philadelphia has the highest rate of deep poverty of any of the nations most populous cities. The annual salary for a single person at half the poverty […]

Education

The city of Philadelphia is suffering from a growing trend of high school dropouts. They also recently shut down 23 schools which also isn’t helping to reduce this trend. We believe that the culture of today has played a major role in this because there is no longer an importance placed on education in communities. […]

Violence

Our communities are clearly being decimated by the continual wave of violence. Majority of them are ages 13-35 our younger generation. Majority of them are minorities living in at risk communities, where the culture has transformed to one in which disagreements are settled by violence. Last year 331 people were killed last year in Philadelphia. […]