2015 National Library Week Lineup

This year’s theme is “Unlimited Possibilities @ Your Library,” and this week (a week early, thanks to PSSA testing), unlimited they will be! Each of the 13 libraries served by WePAC will be visited by children’s authors, illustrators and local media personalities who...
WePAC Kicks Off Season with Style + Substance

WePAC Kicks Off Season with Style + Substance

On a crisp late summer morning, more than a hundred of WePAC volunteers gathered in a church gym in West Philadelphia for the organization’s annual Volunteer Kick-Off event. It was an opportunity to re-connect with past colleagues while being introduced to new ones....

Run for WePAC! Help us raise $10K

Calling all runners, walkers and friends of WePAC! There are just 40 days to go until WePAC participates in our first ever 5k! The event, put on by the Generosity Series, is a collaborative run/walk alongside nine other Philadelphia nonprofits. Our goal is to raise...

2014 School Year Look-Ahead

The buzz of excitement was palpable in and around our schools this morning. The first day brings friends back together after long summers to trade stories and share in their back-to school bounty. They meet their teachers and learn the responsibilities and...