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..
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..
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..
September 25, 2020
From the Broad Street Ministry Board:It is with genuine sadness that we announce that Mike Dahl has decided to leave Broad Street Ministry (BSM) after four extremely successful years as Executive Director. We are comforted, however, that he will remain associated with BSM as a..
August 31, 2020
Get ready to toast one of your favorite Philadelphians from home! Our online raffle is now open, for the chance to win a one-on-one virtual happy hour with various celebrity supporters of Broad Street Ministry all while providing aid to your neighbors in need. During..
August 18, 2020
A collaborative music and photography series created remotely in response to the global pandemic, this Oh Yeah Cool series features improvisational music by artist Ben O’Neill, presented with images from photographers currently living in Manhattan, Jersey City, and Philadelphia. The photographs tell stories of the..
August 13, 2020
From May 3-10, 2020 Issa Run Crew and friends pledged to cumulatively run 1000 safe and solo miles to help raise money for Broad Street Ministry and their efforts to continue providing services during these trying times. Since many of the city’s races were canceled..
July 9, 2020
We need your help collecting jeans for July! During Covid-19 our clothing closet has not been able to operate in the usual fashion due to inability to socially distance during appointments. We were fortunate to have hired a clothing coordinator right before the pandemic, who..
June 19, 2020
Reflection by LeBrian Brown, BSM staff member In response to the global #BlackLivesMatter movement and the current climate of our country, Broad Street Ministry would like to commemorate Juneteenth as a holiday to celebrate African American’s official emanicpation from slavery. As an organization, in solidarity..
June 3, 2020
Radical hospitality means that our doors are open to everyone; regardless of race, religion, gender, orientation or ability. We believe that Black Lives Matter and share in the heartache and anger of protestors across the country. Our vision has always been that our services allow every person..
We thought we would change the world. Turns out we can change the neighborhood, which isn’t too bad.