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Educating the next Millennium

November 21, 2010

In its 25 years of existence, the Philadelphia Education Fund has helped a lot of students become the kind of success stories that aren’t always heard when the city’s schools are discussed. And then, there’s the story of Xavier Brown of West Philadelphia.

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What do we do now?

November 21, 2010

The actor was Robert Redford, the movie was The Candidate, and the line was unforgettable. In the film’s final scene, Redford, playing a just-elected U.S. Senator, asks his campaign advisor plaintively, “What do we do now?”

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Teenshop celebrates 25 years serving girls with goals

November 21, 2010

Seventy beautiful young ladies from Philadelphia, PA and Los Angeles, CA in long white ball gowns, wearing white gloves and carrying a long-stemmed red rose, were presented to an audience of more than 500 guests during Teenshop’s Cotillion-style Gala.

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Rashid makes his mark

November 14, 2010

Rashid became the President and CEO of AmeriHealth Mercy in January of this year. He came to the company in 1995 after a stint as President and Chief Executive Officer of Mercy Health Plan of New Jersey (now Horizon NJ Health).

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