August 2018 Marketing Update
Outreach & Enrollment
About: GPHA’s Outreach & Enrollment Specialists are available to assist with applying for free or low cost health insurance through HealthChoices. Please contact one of GPHA’s Outreach and Enrollment Specialists at: 267-546-5579 for more information.
Councilman Kenyatta Johnson’s Lanier Playground Grand Opening & Community Celebration
About: Join GPHA as we host a resource table at Councilman Kenyatta Johnson’s Lanier Playground Grand Opening & Community Celebration. The event will celebrate the grand opening of the newly renovated Lanier Playground within the Grays Ferry Community. Activities will include music, fitness demonstrations, health screenings, dog park opening, games for kids, live entertainment from The Taskerville Lillies and The Young Chances Drill Team. Refreshments provided by Rita’s Italian Ice, The Fresh Grocer and other local businesses.
Date & Time: Saturday, August 4th from 1:00pm – 5:00pm
Location: Lanier Playground
Between Tasker & Morris and 29th & 30th Streets, Philadelphia, PA 19145
Church of Christian Compassion’s Annual Tent Crusade
About: Join GPHA as we host a resource table at the Church of Christian Compassion’s Annual Tent Crusade. The event will be an evangelistic effort aimed towards sharing the gospel of Jesus Christ to the neighborhood and surrounding community. There will be educational and fun activities dedicated to children, along with various choirs, praise dancers, musicians, drill teams and other ministries to participate in this tent revival. Various organizations in attendance will also share informative information of the services available to this community .
Date & Time: Monday, August 6th from 6:00pm – 8:00pm
Location: Malcom X Park
52nd & Pine Streets, Philadelphia, PA 19143
State Representative Jordan Harris 6th Annual Summer Street Festival
About: Join GPHA as we host a resource table at Representative Jordan Harris’s 6th Annual Summer Street Festival. GPHA will be on-site to provide literature and giveaways about GPHA and services. The event will celebrate the neighbors of the 186th district as they come together for a day of fun and entertainment. The event will feature free health screenings, fitness activities, children’s activities, entertainment, food and drinks! Staff from Representative Harris’s office will be on hand with information on topics such as registering to vote, The PA 529 College Savings Program and utility assistance programs.
Date & Time: Saturday, August 11th from 12:00pm – 8:00pm
Location: Chew Playground
19th & Washington Avenue, Philadelphia, PA 19146
Councilwoman Cindy Bass Presents Jazz in the Park
About: Join GPHA as we host a resource table at Councilwoman’s Cindy Bass Jazz in the Park. Residents can enjoy free food, live musical performances and chances to win prizes. Bring a lawn chair and a friend to enjoy a fun night of entertainment!
Date & Time: Tuesday, August 14th from 6:00pm – 9:00pm
Location: Morris Estate Cultural Center
1610 W. Chelten Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19126
Councilman Kenyatta Johnson’s 10th Annual Community Appreciation Day
About: Join GPHA as we host a resource table at Councilman Kenyatta Johnson’s 10th Annual Community Appreciation Day. The community celebration will feature social service information, educational resources, live entertainment, FREE food and amusement park rides for the 2,500 residents in attendance. This years theme for the event “Education Matters 2018” will focus on the importance of a quality community education and will provide an educational booth filled with give-a-ways; book bags, school supplies and resources for parents.
Date & Time: Saturday, August 25th from 12:00pm – 8:00pm
Location: Pt. Breeze and 22nd St, Philadelphia, PA 19145