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  • MEET THE TEAM – Chris

    MEET THE TEAM! Each week we’ll be introducing you to one of our talented Riverfront North Partnership staff members.  Meet Chris! Chris is Riverfront North Partnership’s passionate Stewardship Assistant. He assists in the planting, greening, operations and maintenance efforts along the many parks and trails of Riverfront North. When did you join the team? June…

  • MEET THE TEAM – John

    MEET THE TEAM! Each week we’ll be introducing you to one of our talented Riverfront North Partnership staff members.  Meet John! John is Riverfront North Partnership’s passionate Stewardship Manager. He plans, oversees and executes the planting, greening, operations and maintenance efforts along the many parks and trails of Riverfront North. When did you join the…

  • Featured BIG Grant: Composting in Bridesburg

    Bridesburg Improvement Grants (BIG) were launched in Spring 2020 to bring ideas from the community to life in preparation for the riverfront park that will begin construction soon and what sorts of programming and activities the community would want.  These grants of $500 each are designed to spread the word about all the great things…

  • #PhillyNatureRocks

    What’s that on the ground? Is that a rock painted as a ladybug? Yes. Your eyes aren’t lying to you! We think Philly Nature Rocks and to show our love we’ve painted actual rocks with some of our favorite bugs, birds, animals and sayings, and placed them around the parks and trails of Riverfront North….

  • TD Bank Grant for Fall Tree Plantings

    RIVERFRONT NORTH PARTNERSHIP SELECTED TO PARTNER WITH TD TREE DAYS TO ENHANCE URBAN FOREST AND THE COMMUNITY BY PLANTING TREES IN NORTHEAST PHILADELPHIA ON SATURDAY, OCTOBER 24th AT PENNYPACK ON THE DELAWARE Oct 21st, 2020 – (Philadelphia, PA) “We’re honored to support Riverfront North Partnership during TD Tree Days to expand the tree canopy and…

  • MEET THE TEAM- Brian

    MEET THE TEAM! Each week we’ll be introducing you to one of our talented Riverfront North Partnership staff members.    Meet Brian! Brian is the Riverfront North Partnership Programs and Partnerships Manager. He works with the community and partner groups to plan a variety of free and low cost programs throughout the year. Have you…

  • “Play Everywhere Philly” Winner!

    We are excited to announce that Riverfront North Partnership is a #PlayEverywherePhilly winner! This award from Kaboom!, funded by the William Penn Foundation, will help us bring playful learning to Bridesburg with our “UnOrthodox” project, and make it easier for families to incorporate play into their everyday routines. The project will be initially set up…

  • Photo Contest

    Our photography contest is OFFICIALLY UNDERWAY! The Riverfront North Photography contest is back for fall 2020! The contest will take place between Oct. 7th and Nov. 7th. This season, we’ll be awarding a $30 amazon gift card to the winner in each of the following categories: FALL FOLIAGE Show us the many colors of fall…

  • Meet the Team – Gina

    MEET THE TEAM! Each week we’ll be introducing you to one of our talented Riverfront North Partnership staff members.    Meet Gina! Gina is the Riverfront North Partnership Community Engagement Manager. She builds relationships with residents and other stakeholders along the greenway.  As RNP will soon complete the trail, our work is turning to who…

  • MEET THE TEAM – STEPHANIE

    MEET THE TEAM! Each week we’ll be introducing you to one of our talented Riverfront North Partnership staff members.    Meet Stephanie! Stephanie is our fearless Executive Director,  managing all aspects of the organization here at Riverfront North.   When did you join the team? June 2018   What is your favorite spot on along…