Press Releases

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-...
Sunday, April 20, 2014
If you spend time at UrbanPromise Academy it is not long before you hear someone point the school motto, “engaging knowledge, transforming lives.” It addresses this idea that when people know about a...
Thursday, February 27, 2014
CAMDEN, N.J. – Inspired by the popular music video for Pharrell Williams’ Oscar-nominated song "Happy,” staffers and volunteers from 12 local nonprofits will be featured in their own music video to...
Monday, February 03, 2014
CAMDEN, N.J., -- This month, after conducting Adverse Childhood Experience (ACE) questionnaires with 31 teens in its StreetLeader program, UrbanPromise (UP) discovered that 42% had more than 4 ACEs,...
Monday, February 03, 2014
  CAMDEN, N.J., -- On Saturday morning, 10 teens will wake up early to visit the Abigail House for Nursing and Rehabilitation. As part of the UrbanPromise “StreetLeader” teen employment initiative,...
Wednesday, January 08, 2014
View artwork Bauhaus Gallery, 788 Haddon Avenue in Collingswood will host the opening of “Finding Voices”; an exhibit of original art created by young women in grades 10-12 at UrbanPromise Academy...

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