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Brewerytown Beats

January 2020

Check out the article in The Philadelphia Inquirer about Brewerytown Beats, a local record store run by Max Ochester, a former VIP small business client.

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Philadelphia VIP is Awarded an Honorary Citation by State Representative Brian Sims

January 2020

Whereas, the House of Representatives of Pennsylvania takes great pride in recognizing those organizations which contribute to the well-being of all...

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Estate Planning Can Help Prevent Tangled Titles

January 2020

Homeownership is increasingly inaccessible for low-income individuals; it is more imperative than ever for homeowning families to retain this asset.

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The Importance of Serving

January 2020

We are inspired by our volunteers, clients, and supporters to do more in 2020.

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Getting Old(er) and Paying it Forward

October 2019

"For the children born of families in poverty, hard work alone just simply is not enough."

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Small Business Impact 2018

June 2019

“I kind of struck gold with Anthony. He would say ‘whatever you need help with, just ask me.’”

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Income Impact 2018

March 2019

Essie Corbitt needed a photo ID to obtain a “delayed” birth certificate, but was told she needed a birth certificate to obtain a photo ID...

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Housing Impact 2018

September 2018

In September 2015, Gladys was living in and caring for the property when she learned it was in danger of being sold...

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Nonprofit Impact 2017

June 2018

“I needed help with the incorporation and 501(c)(3),” Mack said. “It is an overwhelming and confusing process for someone who has never done this before."

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