Walnut Hill Community Association (WHCA) serves the neighborhood of Walnut Hill. The boundaries for the Walnut Hill neighborhood are Market Street on the North, 45th Street on the East, Spruce Street on the South and 52nd Street on the West.
WHCA was founded in 1961 by a group of neighbors, led by Charles Campbell Sr., who were concerned about the deterioration of their neighborhood.
WHCA continues to be a neighborhood group run by residents who are dedicated to their community revitalization. WHCA actively promotes the neighborhood and encourages residents to participate in community events and to help determine neighborhood improvement priorities. WHCA continues to strive and work for the betterment of the community and its residents. We welcome your input, energy and participation.
Classes start Tuesdays and Thursdays from 6:00PM – 8:00PM starting this Thursday December, 1!
West Philadelphia High School
4901 Chestnut Street (Garden Court entrance)
Thank you for all the wonderful Walnut Hill volunteers that helped to give out over 300 turkeys, chickens and produce at the Max Paul Farm on November 21st! Special “Thank You” to our partners- The Enterprise Center and Central City Toyota and Ardmore Toyota.
The Philadelphia Department of Revenue will prevent your Real Estate Tax bill from increasing if you meet certain age and income requirements.
Under the Real Estate Tax freeze, the amount of property tax you pay each year will not increase, even if your property assessment or the tax rate changes. If your tax liability decreases due to a lower property assessment or a tax rate decrease, the amount of Real Estate Tax you owe will also be lowered to the new amount.
Read more about eligibility factors here.
The application can be found here.
Keeping Our Community Association Running Smoothly
Become a part of something great
All neighbors are welcome to join the association and to support neighborhood programming.
Meet Our Board Members
You can help lots of people by
donating a little
Support Small Businesses in Walnut Hill
Donation support to the Paul Robeson House and Museum
Maintenance for the Walnut Hill Community Playground
Black History Essay Contest
Support for Families with their PGW Bill
Christmas gifts and gift cards for kids and teenagers
Catered Meals Giveaway in Partnership with The Enterprise Center
Thanksgiving Turkey Giveaway
Purchase supplies & water for Volunteers: Spring 2021 Clean Up
Donate to Help Us Purchase Back to School Supplies in Bulk
Accepting Donations for Upcoming Meal Giveaway & Food Drives
WHCA would like to continue to donate to UCD to help support the families at the Ronald McDonald House with meals
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