Wednesday, November 4th, 2020

The Rev. Luis Cortes, Jr., Amy J. Goldberg, M.D., and Nicole Kligerman are the 99th recipients of the Philadelphia Award. All three recipients were awarded for their dedication and service to improving the lives of underserved people and communities in Philadelphia through community development, anti-gun violence, and domestic workers protections.

Thursday, May 2, 2019

Sylvester Mobley is the 98th recipient of the Philadelphia Award. Sylvester Mobley is the founder and CEO of the youth tech education nonprofit, Coded by Kids. Through Coded by Kids, Sylvester works to increase access to tech education opportunities for those who are currently underrepresented in the tech industry.

2018 Philadelphia Award: Sylvester Mobley


Thursday, June 7, 2018

On June 7, 2018 at 5:30pm, Mel Heifetz received the 2017 Philadelphia Award in recognition of his commitment to, activism for, and financial support of LGBTQ people in his early 20s, and is today regarded as a generous supporter of organizations serving Philadelphia’s LGBTQ community as well as civil rights causes.

2017 Philadelphia Award: Mel Heifetz