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How Can You Help?

April 8, 2021

Volunteer: We have cautiously welcomed back a limited number of volunteers for our mail, clothing closet and meal distribution programs.  You can sign up for available shifts here. Donate: Making a donation is one of the most impactful ways to support our work and the..

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  • April 2021 Volunteer Spotlight

    April 6, 2021

    We are thrilled to announce Lauren Murphy as our Volunteer Spotlight! Lauren is one of our favorite regular volunteers, volunteering up to 3 times a week, sometimes more! Lauren truly embraces our core value of radical hospitality, and you can see it in her daily..

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  • Community Hygiene Truck

    March 23, 2021

    The Community Hygiene Truck is a collaboration between Broad Street Ministry, Bloody Btches, and Pheed Philly to address the inequities in public health exacerbated by the pandemic. Through generous support from the Starbucks Foundation, Life Science Cares, Harmony BioScience, Penn Medicine, and Bio Passage, these..

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  • Welcome Dallion!

    March 19, 2021

    We have a new staff member! Dallion has joined us in the new role, Avenue of the Arts Concierge. Broad Street Ministry collaborated with key stakeholders from the Avenue of the Arts on the creation this new concierge position to connect individuals experiencing scarcity and homelessness..

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  • Glass for Good

    February 1, 2021

    As many of you know, we are always humbled by the ways folks have continued to support Broad Street Ministry during the pandemic. We are especially grateful when that help comes from the volunteers that are maintaining that connection and support from their homes, like..

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  • COVID-19 Volunteer Requirements

    December 30, 2020

    Volunteers are required to wear a mask for their shift. Temperatures will be taken of volunteers when they arrive. We require volunteers to wear a mask for the entirety of their shift. Upon arrival, volunteers will be provided a second mask to wear. Please review the..

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  • Meet Your Pastoral Fellows

    December 10, 2020

    We thought now might be a great time to introduce our amazing BSM Pastoral Fellows to you. Please meet:Rachel Johnson — Rachel is a senior at United Lutheran Seminary pursuing a Masters of Divinity degree and she was recently approved for ordination as a Minister..

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  • New Civic Engagement Program

    September 28, 2020

    Civic Engagement for Reentry:For individuals impacted by the criminal legal system, deepened engagement with civic activities and roles provides an opportunity for empowerment and self-determination. Mounting research throughout the past five years has demonstrated the efficacy of civic and community engagement in reducing recidivism. Positioned..

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    To see our full list of ongoing Faith & Worship & Social Services activity, view the complete schedule.

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