International Men's Day is a worldwide intention to recognize, celebrate, and honor the positive value men bring to the world, their families, and their communities. This year, DBHIDS' EMOC will be orchestrating a virtual event set to raise awareness of men's well-being and specifically highlight the importance of positive role models with the theme, "Pillars of Hope: How Mentorship Shaped Us." Register in advance for this event: https://cbhphilly-org.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJErduyrrT0iHd1fkNGaGl-helF4hH0IrfxU After registering, you will receive a confirmation email. If you have any questions, please email DBHIDS' Raekwon Burton, Raekwon.Burton@Phila.Gov
Global Philadelphia Association meets another United Nations Sustainable Development Goal (SDG) with the unveiling of a new public art mural by Miriam Singer, celebrating and visually representing SDG #6 - Clean Water and Sanitation. The mural unveiling is sponsored by The Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University and promotes increased access to safe, clean water sources and sanitation for all. Remarks will be made by Glen Abrams, Deputy Commissioner, Philadelphia Water Department, Saleem Chapman, Chief Resilience Officer, City of Philadelphia, and representatives from Global Philadelphia Association, The Academy of Natural Sciences, and more.
The Philadelphia Global Identity Partnership (PGIP) is hosting a fireside chat to have a tough discussion about gun violence in Philly. Join us for a fireside chat titled “Addressing Systemic Problems: Taking A Stance Against Gun Violence Philadelphia” from 5-7:30pm. PGIP will end the night with a happy hour to intentionally network on actionable plans to reduce violence in Philadelphia and the resources needed to implement them. All attendees are encouraged to be prepared to have meaningful discussions on the resources they can access (plans and/or funding) to bring potential initiatives to action. Space is limited, please RSVP today to reserve a spot! https://lnkd.in/eHux3xt6 Collectively, the Philadelphia Global Identity Partnership (PGIP) recognizes the negative impact that the rise of violent crimes in Philadelphia has on our ability to attract and retain business, investment, talent, and communities within our region. As a unifying coalition in the region, PGIP recognizes that we not only have the opportunity, but we have a responsibility to actively identify and engage in activities that take measurable action in the reduction of violent crimes in our city.
The Survivors of Suicide Loss Support Group is a group to help loss survivors cope, connect, and work toward healing. Trained group facilitators are suicide loss survivors who know firsthand how difficult it can be to find your way after losing someone to suicide. The group is open to anyone 18 years or older who is grieving a loss due to suicide. The group is free, confidential, and meets the second Wednesday of each month. For more information, please contact email@example.com COVID19 Update: We want to prioritize your health and safety while still offering our support in your grief. In response to the social distancing guidance from the Center for Disease Control, we will host support groups online and by phone. Third Thursday of each month, 7pm (previously held at DBHIDS) Join the Zoom Meeting Meeting ID: 838 0849 1956 Password: 512192 Dial In: (646) 931-3860 and enter Meeting ID: 83808491956#