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Thursday, January 7, 2016 - 6:19pm

The SOSNA Board of Directors is now soliciting nominations to serve a two-year term on the SOSNA Zoning Committee.  Five (5) seats on the ten (10) member Committee are up for appointment.  Nominate yourself, nominate a friend, nominate a neighbor.  Anyone who lives, owns property, or runs a business in our neighborhood (between South Street, Broad Street, Washington Avenue, and the Schuylkill River) can be nominated.  The SOSNA Board will be making the appointments at the January 30 Board of Directors meeting, and newly appointed members would begin serving at the February Zoning Committee meeting.

Deadline to Apply:  Wednesday January 27 at 5 PM.  Submit to abbyrambo AT southofsouth DOT org

Please submit a short (~ one page) letter explaining why you want to be involved on the committee, relevant experience in zoning/development, ideas and thoughts about the Committee and how it functions, and anything else you want to convey to the Board that might bolster your case for being appointed.  Resumes/CVs are optional.  Contact SOSNA staff with any questions - 215-732-8446

Wednesday, January 6, 2016 - 5:42pm

A Stanton family was displaced this Christmas due to a fire that broke out in their home. Stanton Community Partners are trying to raise funds to support them during this difficult time. You can help them by visiting the Go Fund Me Donation Page.  All contributions are greatly appreciated and are needed as soon as possible.

Tuesday, January 5, 2016 - 5:29pm

As of 3/23/16 bins are in at the SOSNA office, stop by during our office hours to pick one up! Bins are distributed on a first come, first served basis. You can always pick up a bin from one of the City's Sanitation Convenience Centers or use any container under 32 gallons, just mark it as 'recycling'. 

Wednesday, December 16, 2015 - 2:47pm

Programs Employing People (PEP) is hiring an Office Manager. Click here for all of the details and information on how to apply.

Wednesday, December 16, 2015 - 11:53am

Our friends at Raja Yoga (20th and Fitzwater) have expanded their services. They are now a yoga and mediation centered non-profit organization focused on making yoga and mediation accessible to all! Take a minute to read through what they've been up to this year and how you can help at