Posts Tagged ‘Children’s Hospital of Pennsylvania’

With New Center Coming, Remembering The Southern Home For Destitute Children

With New Center Coming, Remembering The Southern Home For Destitute Children

April 2, 2015  |  Vantage

The South Philadelphia Branch of the Free Library was recently leveled to make way for construction of the Community Health and Literacy Center, a wellness and educational partnership between Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, FLP, and the City. Long before the former library's tenure at Broad and Morris Streets, an orphanage claimed the large rectangular block from 1891 to 1960. HC contributor Sarah Kennedy got in touch with former residents of The Southern Home For Destitute Children, bringing up fond memories and a lasting affection for their childhood home away from home > more

CHOP Facility To Offer More Public Space Along Schuylkill

CHOP Facility To Offer More Public Space Along Schuylkill

May 8, 2013  |  Morning Blend

South of the South Street Bridge to be enlivened, “Imagining Frankford” set for completion, reconstruction on Buttonwood foreshadows a reemerging Callowhill neighborhood, and the Department of Making + Doing invites you to its launch party > more