Philadelphia Neighborhoods

TaglineAward-winning student journalism from Temple University
Year Founded2004
Type or CoverageGeneral
Business TypeNon-profit
Revenue SourcesGrants
Institutional SupportJ-Lab
Institutional SupportKnight Foundation
Institutional SupportUniversity
Staff Size (Business)1
Staff Size (Editorial)More than 40
Active Volunteers1-10
AffiliationsAl Dia;;; the Germantown Chronicle; the Mt. Airy Independent; the Historical Society of Pennsylvania; WHYY;; and
Mappin LocationPhiladelphia - Pennsylvania
Principal StaffChristopher Harper
Principal StaffLinn Washington
DescriptionPhiladelphia Neighborhoods is a news website reporting on the city’s poor and working class neighborhoods produced by undergraduate journalism students at Temple University. The site is part of Temple journalism’s Multimedia Urban Reporting Lab which emphasizes two things deemed important for future journalists: hyper-local reporting and the ability to tell stories via text photos and video.
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