Mighty Writers Germantown is a safe space for community, education, and imagination. Students gain skills to excel in studies and social life. Discover workshops and mentorship’s importance in building confidence. Participants and parents spoke with GIH about the program’s impact on education and community engagement.
The February 29, 2024 episode of the Germantown Info Hub hour on G-Town Radio, hosted by Rasheed Ajamu and Maleka Fruean.
Philly’s SEPTA faces a massive budget gap, putting the Chestnut Hill West Regional Rail line at risk. Residents, businesses, and organizations have united to save it. Learn more about their efforts here.
Meet Rashidah Robinson, a local entrepreneur bringing revitalization to East Germantown’s Chew and Chelten corridor. From childhood memories to business dreams, discover her journey to transform the neighborhood with new businesses, jobs, and community connections.
Jan Matthews’ one-year-old boutique, The Art is in the Hat, at Maplewood Mall, features unique hats and statement jewelry and celebrates February 17 with festivities. Matthews reflected on her journey of patience, passion, and persistence with GIH.
The February 15, 2024 episode of the Germantown Info Hub Hour on G-Town Radio, originally aired on Thursdays at 5 p.m. on 92.9 FM.
Visit Philadelphia collaborates with the Free Library and Little Free Library, distributing over 1,500 banned books by Black authors in “Little Free(dom) Libraries” across the city for Black History Month, with Historic Germantown serving as a distribution site to promote literacy, challenge censorship, and celebrate Black stories.
Participatory Defense helps people navigate the justice system for better outcomes. Here’s more about the hubs and where to find them.
It’s officially February, which means it’s Black History Month! When it comes to Black History, there is no shortage in Germantown, from historic homes to literary residents. GIH has compiled a running list of BHM events happening around G-Town this month.
Need in Deed is hosting an Educational Equity Forum on Feb 5 to discuss inadequate funding policies in Philadelphia’s education system. The event is free, requires registration, and will be live-streamed.
Explore the welcoming community of Germantown Art & Sound, a quarterly art exhibit, where artists gather to share their work, connect, and support each other, fostering community and creative collaboration.