Monday, April 29, 2013

Canvassing in Ward 5 to "Switch-to-Clean"

Last Saturday our team canvassed in Queen's Village to introduce our neighbors to Ethical Electric ( Together we can help advance the President's agenda to decrease global warming and make America greener

If you have not looked at it yet, check Ethical Electric, OFA's partner in this program and SWITCH-to-Clean now:

Thursday, February 7, 2013

Phonebanking for Gun Control!

A few of us got together last night at Rachael's to make some phone calls to supporters about gun control. Rachael made a lovely soup and we reached a good number of people who will call their elected officials in support of President Obama's plan.

Next up - State of the Union Watch Party!

Info & RSVP:

Tuesday, January 29, 2013

Did you have voting issues on November 6?

A note from Committee of Seventy...

If you had a voting problem on or before the Nov. 6 general election, Mayor Nutter wants to hear from you.

Tell your personal story to a team appointed by the mayor to analyze voting issues and recommend improvements at one of two public hearings:

  • Wednesday, Feb. 6, 4:30 p.m. to 7 p.m. – Mayor’s Reception Room, City Hall, Second Floor

  • Thursday, Feb. 28, 4:30 p.m. to 7 p.m. – Bright Hope Baptist Church, 1601 N. 12th Street
Don’t want to talk in public? Click here to find out how to submit your voting story online, by text, mobile application, e-mail or voicemail.

Sharing your voting experience will help make future elections better for all Philadelphians!

Thursday, October 11, 2012


As we move toward GOTV, I will not be updating the blog as much.  Your best source for neighborhood events and news will be in the following ways:

Other ways to be involved:

  • Locate and stop by your local OFA Office - click here

  • Make calls from home - click here

  • Donate to the campaign - click here  (No amount is too small!)

If you have any questions, please contact a team member.


Monday, September 3, 2012

Labor Day Parade Photos

Check out these great photos of our volunteers at Philadelphia's annual labor day parade.

Friday, August 31, 2012

Labor Day Week Events!

I am so excited about all the new volunteers joining the team! Here are lots of activities for you to join us and make a difference:

Voter Registration Saturday September 1st ; 21 and Franklin parkway; 12-4 or 4-8

Voter Registration Sunday, September 2; 21 and Franklin paarkway: 12-4 or 4-8

Voter registration and visibility at Labor Day parade, Monday September 3:
Sheet Metal Workers Local 19 union hall on Columbus Blvd at Washington. 9-11

Office opening Tuesday Sept 4, 6PM- 1737 South St

Watch party/Phone Bank Thursday Sept 6, 6-9 and 9-10:30; 132 N. 3d St

Obama 2012