Back to School: Local Events

SIHLE (Sisters Informing Healing Living & Empowering) is a program that helps teen girls learn how to avoid STDs/HIV, communicate personal feelings and make better life choices. We are looking for girls ages 14 to 18 who are interested in participating in this 4 day workshop. The work shops will take place on Mondays and Wednesdays […]

Last week, Praise 103.9 along with Villa and the Philadelphia Hair Company, gave away free haircuts to 100 boys getting ready to go back to school. Mayor Michael Nutter came out to show his support for the successful event, and see some of the befores and afters in our photo gallery...

On Friday, August 6th, the School District of Philadelphia, Praise 103.9 and sister stations 107.9 WRNB and 100.3 The Beat hosted 50,000 during the annual Family and Community Back to School Block Party at the School District’s Education Center. Over 10,000 backpacks were given away, and almost a dozen lucky attendees won laptop computers. Check out the photos!