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A NICE Night - Get your tickets today to support Childs Elementary


When: Saturday, April 13, 2019 from 7 to 10 PM
Where: Circle of Hope, 1125 S. Broad Street, Phila., PA 19147

Get tickets here!

The annual fundraiser for Neighbors Investing in Childs Elementary (NICE) is an elegant evening to gather, socialize, and support public education. WGet ready to enjoy food, drinks, and dancing! Menu created by renowned local Chef Juan Lopez of On Point Bistro.  

A NICE Night will feature a silent auction with great donations from your favorite local businesses.    

Grab your early bird tickets for $55 by the end of March. All tickets after that date are $65. Please purchase tickets in advance. Note: this is a 21+ event.

To become a sponsor of A NICE Night or to donate a raffle item please contact us at info@nicephilly.org.




Support your local elementary school this weekend

If you've been looking for a way to support Childs Elementary at 16th and Wharton Streets, now's your chance! NICE - Neighbors Investing in Child Elementary is hosting a community meeting on Sunday April 23rd. They want to get more neighbors involved in their work and hear parent and community input before planning activities for the 2017-2018 school year. Come join us this Sunday, April 23rd at 3pm at Childs Elementary.

  • What: NICE community planning meeting
  • Where: 1599 Wharton Street
  • When: Sunday, April 23rd at 3pm

NICE Flyer


Stanton Community Partners Annual Spring into the Arts Fundraiser

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Stanton Fundraiser


Invest in Childs Elementary!

Facebook event: https://www.facebook.com/events/496622120530295/

NICE Logo, no name

If you're interested in getting more involved in our local elementary school at 16th and Wharton, please join Neighbors Investing in Childs Elementary (NICE) for their March meeting at the American Sardine Bar on Monday, March 21st, 2016 at 7:30pm.


NNA Co-hosting Mayoral Candidates Forum

Philadelphia mayoral candidates will take the stage at G.W. Childs School to share their stances on THE issue for this election: Education! 

This event is hosted by NICE, Newbold Neighbors, and Friends of Jackson, with support from the South Philly Schools Coalition (East Passyunk Crossing Civic Association, Friends of Jackson, Friends of Kirkbride, 
Friends of Stephen Girard, Lower Moyamensing Civic Association,Neighbors Investing in Childs Elementary, Newbold Neighbors Association, Passyunk Square Civic Association, Stanton Community Partners

RSVP here: https://www.facebook.com/events/328913457318251

Mayoral Candidates Forum Flyer


Philly Future Track (PFT) Program

The PFT provides temporary (6 months) employment and training opportunities for Young Adults (18-24 yrs.) living in the City. They must have a high school diploma/GED, legal status to work and a willingness to perform outdoor physical work in all types of weather conditions, along with a strong desire to access and utilize the in-class training.

The Streets Department has just reopened the application process for the next round. Please visit their website at: www.philadelphiastreets.com to download the application and job description. Completed applications should be hand delivered to the PFT Drop Box located at:

Municipal Services Building (MSB)
1401 JFK Boulevard
1st Floor Lobby
Philadelphia, Pa. 19102