Community Outreach and Partnerships

Main Objective

The Community Outreach and Partnerships Committee’s main objective is to promote awareness of the SOSNA’s services and resources and facilitate community-building events. By coordinating with residents, businesses, and other local organizations, the committee helps foster strong community connections.

South of South Neighborhood Association Higher Education Scholarship

The Community Outreach and Partnerships Committee of SOSNA is offering a scholarship opportunity for a high school senior who resides in the neighborhood (south side of South Street to the north side of Washington Avenue and the west side of Broad Street to the Schuylkill River) and plans to attend a 2-year or 4-year college in Fall 2018.  Completed applications must be received by Friday, April 20th.

Scholarship Application

Active Goals

  • Promote neighborhood schools and students
  • Connect neighbors with each other—both individuals and businesses
  • Host socials, drives, scholarship events, and other community-building opportunities

Current Initiatives

Soup Group


The Community Outreach and Partnerships Committee meets every 1st Thursday of the month at 7:00 PM at the SOSNA office, 1901 Christian Street (unless otherwise noted).

July 2018 Minutes

Who Should Get Involved

If you’re interested in helping build stronger relationships within the neighborhood, the Community Outreach and Partnerships Committee is your chance to shine. Join us at a monthly meeting or one of our events to engage with our community.

Want to join the Community Outreach and Partnerships Committee? Get involved today!