ePost April 05, 2022

ePost April 05, 2022



05 APRIL 2022

WSWCA’s weekly electronic newsletter

Join the

Public Board Meeting Next Tuesday at 7 pm

On the second Tuesday of the month, the Washington Square West Civic Association hosts

our monthly public Board Meeting.

This month’s special guests:

  • Candidates for PA House Representatives for Districts 175 & 182

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This will be an online event hosted via Zoom Conferencing. You do not need a Zoom account but you will need to download and install the Zoom app on your computer or mobile device to join the event. Please email us at in advance if you need assistance installing the Zoom app. If you cannot join the event using your computer or mobile device and the Zoom app, you can join the event via teleconference and hear the audio portion.



March Meetings & Events





Historic District Preservation

Join the WSWCA in supporting and funding a Washington Square West Historic District! Your special donations to this campaign will help preserve the stories and places of our neighborhood. Donate via Venmo @washwestcivic, or visit our website and choose “Historic Preservation” when you check out. Learn more about the initiative by clicking here. Many thanks to our partners at the Historic Washington Square West District for their generous donation of $5,000! We are also grateful for the support of the Preservation Alliance of Greater Philadelphia and our neighbors on the Preservation Committee for their hard work!

Poll Workers Needed

It takes more than 40,000 poll workers to run an election in PA. Twice a year, tens of thousands of Pennsylvanians step up to serve their community and help elections run smoothly. Sign up here:

Spring Clean up Success!

Thanks to everyone who got out and cleaned up the neighborhood this weekend. Throughout the year, WSWCA membership dues fund the neighborhood Sidewalk Sweeping initiative that keeps our neighborhood free of excessive litter. Your membership makes a difference. Join today!

FREE FOOD Wed, April 6th – @ 3-6pm

Location:  Courtyard Apts, 1021 S. 4th,  (hi-rise at 4th & Washington)

Please bring your own bags and select from: Fresh produce * Milk and cheese  *  Breakfast foods * Peanut Butter  *  Orange juice  * Canned goods: meats, vegetables and fruit. * Please Bring Your Own Bags

Xenophobic Harassment Training: Free Virtual Session 

Want to learn how to effectively intervene in instances of harassment? The organization Right to Be (formerly Hollaback)’s goal is to reduce instances of harassment online and in person by giving employees the tools they need to disrupt those perpetrating the harassment. 98% of employees leave their training committing to intervene next time they witness disrespect or harassment. Thursday, April 7 at 8:00 PM Register here.


We look forward to seeing you next Tuesday

at the public Board Meeting!

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Washington Square West Civic Association

214 S. 11th St,

Philadelphia, PA 19107

(215) 346-6411 (voicemail only)

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