Get to know Broke in Philly: Collaborative Reporting on Economic Justice

Get to know Broke in Philly: Collaborative Reporting on Economic Justice


Following on the success of The Reentry Project last year, Philadelphia now has its own solutions journalism organization, called: Resolve Philadelphia.

And Resolve just launched Broke in Philly, a collaborative of 20 local organizations working together to report on economic justice: brokeinphilly.org

To learn more: Come out at 7 p.m. on Wednesday, May 23rd to the Pen and Pencil Club at 1522 Latimer Street in Center City: penandpencil.org (map)

We’ll have an introductory panel but also plenty of time to hang out, network and celebrate the kickoff of this exciting endeavor.

Meet Resolve Philadelphia executive director and Broke in Philly editor Jean Friedman-Rudovsky and a panel representing a few of the partnering organizations, including:

Alicia Lozano of NBC10/Telemundo62
• Emma Restrepo of Para ti Mujer
Roxanne Patel Shepelavy of The Philadelphia Citizen

The Broke in Philly partnership includes: Billy Penn, City & State PA, FunTimes, Generocity, Klein College of Media and Communication, Muhlenberg College, NBC10/Telemundo62, Next City, ParaTiMujer Radio Program,The Philadelphia Citizen, Philadelphia Media Network, The Philadelphia Public School Notebook, The Philadelphia Tribune, Philatinos Radio, PhillyCAM, Philly Weekly, PlanPhilly, WURD Radio, WHYY and El Zol Philly.