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.
Community clean-up service Glitter is looking to hire a Project Manager to lead a community cleanup and gun violence prevention project in Germantown and Mt. Airy, Philadelphia. This project was made possible by our partnership with Mt. Airy CDC and Germantown CDC as well as funding from the state’s PCCD VIP program.
The ideal candidate would be someone who is a dynamic leader who’s passionate about fostering safer, cleaner neighborhoods. They will oversee the project rollout, manage a 12-15 person cleaner team, and engage proactively with community members and project partners to ensure success.
This role will start no later than March 25th and is located in the Germantown neighborhood of Philadelphia.
The starting salary is $75k with negotiable benefits. This 16-month grant-funded position has a strong possibility of conversion into a permanent position for the ideal candidate.
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Bus Bench Unveiling
Friends & Family Museum Day
Saturday, February 24, 2024
11:00 am – 11:30 am: Bus Unveiling Ceremony
Please join us for our community Bus Bench Unveiling at the corner of (50th & Walnut) now know as Paul Robeson way. Following the unveiling we will open the museum for friends, family, and community to tour.
Register For Tours Here:
Black Coalition Against COVID Town Hall
Tuesday, February 13 7:00 PM (EST)
“Although many people in our community have moved past COVID concerns, the virus has not moved past us. We invite you join with our Black community leadership organizations as we get the latest facts from our nation’s top health officials and trusted minority health professionals. We believe that Black lives matter, and that’s why this Town Hall is designed to provide the facts and scientific evidence necessary for you to make personally appropriate health decisions for yourself and your family. Join us for what will be an interesting and timely evening.”
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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