Our Collaborators

The work of Ralston’s Age-Friendly West Philadelphia Initiative would not be possible without the assistance, energy, expertise and other contributions of the many stakeholders listed below.

AARP, Inc.


AGAPE African Senior Citizens Center

Caring People Alliance

Cedar Park Neighbors

Center for Advocacy for the Rights and Interests of the Elderly


CSS Star Harbor Senior Center

Delaware Valley Regional Planning Commission

Drexel University Dornsife Center for Neighborhood Partnerships

Drexel University Dornsife School of Public Health

Drexel University Office of University and Community Partnerships

Free Library of Philadelphia

Generations on Line

Habitat for Humanity

Health Promotion Council

Home Instead Senior Care

Journey’s Way

Mantua Civic Association

Mayor’s Office of Community Empowerment & Opportunity

Mercy-Douglass Corporation

Mercy Health System

Mount Pisgah African Methodist Episcopal Church

New Courtland, Inc.

Office of Councilwoman Jannie Blackwell

Office of Councilman Curtis Jones

Older Adult Sunshine Center

Penn Memory Center

Penn’s Village

People’s Emergency Center

Philadelphia Mayor’s Commission on Aging

Philadelphia City Planning Commission

Philadelphia Corporation for Aging

Powelton Village Community Association

SeniorLAW Center

Spruce Hill Community Association

St. Ignatius Nursing Home

Supportive Older Women’s Network

The Enterprise Center

The Food Trust

The Salvation Army

United Way of Greater Philadelphia and Southern New Jersey

University City Arts League

University of Pennsylvania LIFE Program

University of Pennsylvania Agatston Urban Nutrition Initiative

University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine

University of Pennsylvania School of Design

University of Pennsylvania School of Nursing

Walnut Hill Community Association

West Chester University

West Philadelphia Senior Community Center

West Powelton/Saunders Park RCO