Press Releases

Sunday, January 18, 2015
The 2013 Walter Payton Player of the Year, Charles Tillman of the Chicago Bears, will be paying a visit to south Jersey in support of UrbanPromise and its many programs that serve children and youth...
Friday, January 16, 2015
Students at UrbanPromise's CamdenForward School and UrbanPromise Academy have a day off from school on Monday, but they won’t be sleeping in.  

They will honor the legacy of Rev. Dr. Martin Luther...
Tuesday, January 13, 2015
CAMDEN, NJ: During 2014, UrbanPromise implemented a series of workshops and training for staff that were focused on promoting resilience in youth. A $30,000 grant from The Horizon Foundation for New...
Thursday, November 20, 2014
Trenton, NJ – First Lady Mary Pat Christie today announced that ornaments designed by high school students from Camden’s UrbanPromise Academy will decorate New Jersey’s Christmas Tree at the 2014...
Tuesday, October 28, 2014
On September 29th, a brand new cafeteria was filled with wide-eyed elementary school students wearing party hats to celebrate the newly renovated Spirit Building on UrbanPromise’s campus. A long-time...
Friday, August 15, 2014
For the second year in a row, the TD Charitable Foundation, the charitable giving arm of TD Bank, America’s Most Convenient Bank®, provided a grant to UrbanPromise Ministries in Camden, New Jersey...
Monday, June 30, 2014
CAMDEN, N.J. – UrbanPromise will host its second annual “Paddle for Promise” event, a 50-mile canoeing trip down the Delaware River, from Trenton, N.J., to Wilmington, Del., July 1-2, with the goal...
Tuesday, June 24, 2014
  Phillies Pitcher Cliff Lee will be the featured speaker at a luncheon to benefit UrbanPromise at noon on Thursday, June 26 at BMW of Mount Laurel. While fielding questions from the attendees and...
Tuesday, June 24, 2014
  Phillies Pitcher Cliff Lee will be the featured speaker at a luncheon to benefit UrbanPromise at noon on Thursday, June 26 at BMW of Mount Laurel. While fielding questions from the attendees and...
Tuesday, April 29, 2014
April 29, 2014…..Riverton resident William Hall has long been a bicycling enthusiast, having ridden his bike across the US and to Canada over the years, and has enjoyed many Sunday after church 50-...

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