Philadelphia Theatre Company Returns as Owner of Iconic Suzanne Roberts Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Sep 17, 2015

The Philadelphia Theatre Company announced today that it has repurchased the iconic Suzanne Roberts Theatre from TD Bank, thanks in large part to a spirited community effort led by the Roberts family that raised over $3 million and enabled PTC to reclaim its longtime home, which is the final piece to its remarkable fiscal and artistic turnaround. (more...)

Boys & Girls Clubs of Philadelphia Launches A Bold Change for Kids Campaign
by BWW News Desk - May 19, 2015

Boys & Girls Clubs of Philadelphia (BGCP) announced today the kickoff of 'A Bold Change for Kids,' a $40 million capital campaign that will greatly benefit thousands of youth who attend Clubs throughout Philadelphia. About half of the funds raised will be used to build a new, state-of-the-art Boys & Girls Club in Philadelphia's Germantown neighborhood, as well as a new ice hockey rink which will be operated by the Ed Snider Youth Hockey Foundation. The remaining funds will be used to renovate six additional Clubs in the Philadelphia area. The Roberts family and the Ed Snider Youth Hockey Foundation are jumpstarting the campaign with an $8 million donation, and David L. Cohen, Senior Executive Vice President of Comcast Corporation, will serve as the campaign chair. (more...)