Eligible for Medicare? Don’t Delay!

For most people who have lived and worked in America for 10 or more years, Medicare is the most affordable health insurance option. You may qualify for Medicare if you: are 65 or older OR • have a disability that has qualified you for social security OR • have been diagnosed with End-Stage Renal Disease […]

Philadelphia Celebrates the Lunar New Year!

From the end of January into the beginning of February, Chinatown’s streets were lively with firecrackers and lion dances. On Saturday, February 4th, PCDC partnered with Reading Terminal Market for another year of Chinese New Year Celebrations. Kicking off celebrations, the United States Postal Service unveiled their Chinese New Year stamp. The members of On […]

PCDC met up with Hahnemann University Hospital

On December 1st, 2016, executive members of neighboring Hahnemann University Hospital met up with John Chin and PCDC board member, Gary Ng, in Chinatown. Hospital CEO, Michael Halter, and Chief Business Development Officer, Robert Pavlich, spent time at their physicians’ offices located at 1008 Arch Street in Chinatown. Hahnemann’s physicians and front staff are bilingual. […]

No Health Insurance? Deadline to enroll is January 31st, 2017!!!

You Have a Choice to Enroll or Not Enroll!!!   Since the open enrollment started in November 2016, PCDC has already helped over 200 individuals enroll in either Medicaid (MA), Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP) or Marketplace plans. If you need help in getting or renewing your health insurance, or have health insurance related questions, […]

PCDC is pleased to announce that a Community Benefits

Agreement has been signed with the upcoming nightclub on 12th and Vine Street, NOTO. PCDC led the process of creating the agreement with the nightclub owners, Callowhill Neighborhood Association and Old Shoe Factory Lofts, which are located behind the future business. The agreement addresses potential issues such as litter, noise and graffiti and the process […]

Filing 2016 Income Tax Return

Tax Filing Season Begins Jan. 23 and Due April 18. What You Need to Know According to a new tax law change, the IRS cannot issue refunds before February 15 for tax returns that claim the Earned Income Tax Credit or the Additional Child Tax Credit. This law is set to help protect tax filers […]

Chinatown Youth Receive Bikes for the Holidays

PCDC identified seven needy children to receive an early Christmas present. Mayor Kenney, CH2M Hill, and Neighborhood Bike Works’ collaborated to give away new bikes. This is their 12th annual giveaway, with over 3,000 bikes donated to date. Speakers at the event addressing the youth included Mayor Kenney and Dr. Nina Ahmad, Deputy Mayor for […]