Patrick J. Morgan – Knight Foundation
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Patrick J. Morgan

  • Communities

    Philadelphia’s public spaces are experiencing a resurgence. From recently opened Lovett Library Park to excitement around the soon to be open Cherry Street Pier, new investments in these community centerpieces have created deeper connections between people and their city and invited a cross-section of residents to participate in building the kind of neighborhoods where they […]

    Article · May 24, 2018 by

  • Communities

    Saturday, Knight Foundation announced $3.28 million in new support to Fairmount Conservancy to support a citywide civic engagement strategy that will allow residents to shape activities in Philadelphia’s public spaces. It’s an essential time for communities to invest in places and spaces that bring us together. A neighborhood public library, park or recreation center are often the places […]

    Article · November 6, 2017 by

  • Communities

    Above:  Artists paint the ”14 Movements: A Symphony in Color and Words” mural for Broad Street on vinyl in a Philadelphia warehouse. Photo courtesy Philadelphia Mural Arts Program. This post has been updated to insert the correct name of the American Experiments Showcase and Challenge, and to add the date and time of the event.  From July 25 – 28, Philadelphia will host the 2016 Democratic National Convention. Philadelphia has hosted political conventions before, most recently the Republican National Convention in […]

    Article · July 15, 2016 by