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Category Archives: Press Room

LHDC Awarded Grant by TD Bank Foundation!

Liberty Housing Development Corporation is proud to announce that it was awarded a grant by the TD Bank Foundation to begin a project focusing on affordable and accessible housing in Philadelphia! We are grateful to Leigh Jones of Sherick Project Management who worked on … Continue reading

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International Day for People with Disabilities Celebration

Join us here at Liberty Resources as we celebrate International Day for People with Disabilities, hosted by Independence EDGE Studio! It will be held in Wade Blank on the 2nd floor on Saturday, December 2nd from 6-10pm. Tickets are only $10 online … Continue reading

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Tribute to Change

Our very own director of Independent Living Services, Nancy Salandra, will be honored at Bread & Roses Community Fund‘s Tribute to Change: 40 Years of Resistance celebration next Tuesday, November 14th! She is featured in the video below: Purchase tickets here before they … Continue reading

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Protest New Tax Bill

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Vote for ADAPT as Favorite Progressive Group

Vote for National ADAPT as your favorite Progressive Group on CREDO Mobile’s website: https://www.credodonations.com/dxlp?pc=111111&page=home&utm_source=&utm_medium=&utm_campaign=&utm_content With your help, ADAPT can be awarded money from CREDO, which gives more than $150,000 each month to three progressive groups.

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Senator Casey to Hold Healthcare Press Conference at City Hall

ATTENTION: Senator Casey will host a Healthcare Press Conference at City Hall tomorrow (7/7) at 10am. It will be in the Mayor’s Reception Room due to the weather. You must RSVP by contacting: to jacklin_rhoads@casey.senate.gov or call 202-228-6367. Casey On … Continue reading

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ADAPT Members Featured in Inquirer

Adrianne Gunter has Multiple Sclerosis and relies on PA’s Medicaid expansion signed by Governor Tom Wolf under the Affordable Care Act. She attends TuesdayswithToomey, where she shares her story to encourage people to continue the fight to #ProtectOurCare! Liam Dougherty … Continue reading

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May and June Events

Liberty Resources, Inc. offers Consumers a variety of programs and events each month.  All events take place at LRI, 801 Arch Street, Suite 600, Philadelphia, PA 19107.  For more information about any activity listed, call LRI’s main number (215-634-2000) and … Continue reading

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Ride sharing a hit in Philly, but city’s disabled are still left behind

LRI’s very own Liam Dougherty shared his experiences of what it’s like trying to hailing a ride with a disability, reminding everyone that disability rights are civil rights! Important legislation is to be voted on TODAY in the PA House. Please call … Continue reading

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Front Page Coverage of ‘Me Before You’ Protest

Yesterday, nearly 30 disability advocates gathered in front of the UA Riverview Cinema in South Philly to protest the screening of the film ‘Me Before You’, which tells the story of a six-month romance between a man (Sam Haflin) who … Continue reading

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