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Blog Post

Oct 19, 2020

Philadelphia Early Voting Sites and Ballot Drop Boxes

For the first time ever, Philadelphia voters can vote in person before Election Day.

Blog Post

Oct 19, 2020

Hospitality is essential to Philadelphia and to its Recovery

Hospitality and tourism are vital parts of our economic engine.

Announcement

Oct 10, 2020

OIC Offices are closed on Monday, October 12, 2020

OIC offices are closed on Monday, October 12, 2020

Announcement

Sep 30, 2030

Graduate Philadelphia! 15-Year Celebration

Our President & CEO, Judge Hughes will be a featured speaker at the Graduate Philadelphia! 15-Year Celebration on Tuesday October 27th

Announcement

Sep 28, 2020

Free COVID Testing - Tuesday, September 29th at Sharon Baptist Church

FREE COVID Testing on Tuesday, September 29th at Sharon Baptist Church

Blog Post

Sep 22, 2020

We are recruiting for our FREE Hospitality Training Institute! Classes start on October 5th!

Our Hospitality Training Institute provides free job training for people interested in careers in the hospitality & tourism industry.

Press Release

Sep 22, 2020

Latoya Edmond, Vice President of Workforce Development & Economic Innovation, Philadelphia OIC, is Selected as Member of The PA Bankers Association Diversity & Inclusion Advisory Group

PA Bankers is committed to providing diversity and inclusion resources in support of members so they may meet their own diversity and inclusion goals and effectively serve their customers and local communities.

Announcement

Sep 14, 2020

Judge Hughes is a panelist at the 2020 B. PHL Innovation Festival

The 2020 B. PHL Innovation Festival will be virtual and focus on supporting COVID-19 recovery efforts in the Philadelphia region. Tickets to attend B. PHL are free, with the option to donate to the PHL COVID-19 fund. No donation is too small to help!

Blog Post

Sep 11, 2020

No Cost, No Symptom COVID-19 Testing

No Cost, No Symptom COVID-19 Testing

Blog Post

Aug 05, 2020

Now is the Time to Reimagine Our Economy

‍ Our economy hasbeen devasted in ways that none of us imagined. National unemployment continuesto rise. It is not unrealistic to expectthat the unemployment rate will crest at 30%. As daunting as this number seems, unemployment will be worse in....

Blog Post

Aug 05, 2020

SOLVING THE PROBLEM OF DIGITAL EQUITY AND DIGITAL LITERACY WILL STRENGTHEN OUR ECONOMY

The impact of digital inequity on communities of color and low-income families has been a challenge for City leaders for decades. The race to solve the digital divide wasthrown into hyper drive by COVID-19.

Blog Post

Sep 10, 2020

Investing in Returning Citizens is an Investment in Our Community

Investing in Returning Citizens is an Investment in Our Community

Press Release

Jan 05, 2020

Judge Renée Cardwell Hughes will lead Philadelphia OIC into the New Decade

Judge Renée Cardwell Hughes will lead Philadelphia OIC into the New Decade

Blog Post

May 01, 2020

Riots and Looting are not Protest

Riots and Looting are not Protest

Press Release

Apr 06, 2020

Updated Closure Announcement Due to COVID-19

In light of the new development surrounding COVID-19, Governor Tom Wolf has ordered and extension on the closure of all schools in the Commonwealth.

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Will Davison

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