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Updates on our activities and progress.

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December 2022 Update!
Published on January 15, 2023 by Victoria Jayne
Happy New Year, Fridge Friends! We hope you're enjoying an abundant 2023. We are thrilled to share with you that December of 2022 was a historic month for South Philadelphia Community Fridge! We strongly believe in "showing our work,'" and...
A truly abundant 2022!
Published on December 20, 2022 by Kathryn Nolan
2022 has been an amazing year -- thanks to all of you! This was an incredible year for the South Philly Community Fridges! We began using Open Collective (after closing out our Venmo accounts) in mid-January and have seen...
Abundance in November!
Published on December 11, 2022 by Victoria Jayne
Happy Holidays, Fridge Friends! As always, we are so deeply grateful for your support of the South Philadelphia Community Fridge. November was a remarkable month for us in many ways. We had incredible success in raising funds, held a raffle...
October Abundance!!!
Published on November 11, 2022 by Victoria Jayne
Hello Fridge Friends! We have a spectacular update for you about what we were able to accomplish with your support in the month of October. We raised a historic amount of money in October- an incredible $9,...
September Update 🍂
Published on October 13, 2022 by Kathryn Nolan
Hello Fridge Friends! The leaves are changing and neighborhood stoops are getting decorated with pumpkins…which means we’re looking forward to an especially abundant autumn, thanks to all of you! We raised $1,902 in the mon...
August Gratitude
Published on September 13, 2022 by Kathryn Nolan
Hello Fridge Friends! We can't believe it's already back-to-school season -- and we're feeling extra grateful for an awesome August. We raised $3,983 in the month of August! This includes receiving a grant from PENN Medicin...
July Gratitude
Published on August 6, 2022 by Victoria Jayne
Hello Fridge Friends! We hope you're having a beautiful summer. We are full of gratitude for your unwavering kindness and support in the month of July. We raised a stunning $3,500.21 in the month of July! This includes a co...
Thank you for making June a month truly filled with abundance. And we had a lot happen, so let’s get into some awesome updates! Because of your generosity, we were able to reimburse 17 fridge fills in the month of ...
An Ah-May-Zing May!
Published on June 10, 2022 by Victoria Jayne
Hello Fridge Friends! Can you believe it's summer already? Technically summer starts on June 21st, but it feels like summer outside! In the month of May, we continued to feed our neighbors with your generous partnership. We receive...
Hello fridge friends! Thank you for making April another great month for the community fridges. We know that food inflation rates have had a huge impact on our neighbors – food costs have increased 9.4% in the last year and our friends at S...
Happy Spring, Fridge Friends! Because of your generosity, we were able to reimburse thirty-four fridge fills in the month of March! Our volunteers fill between one and three fridges per reimbursement, in ad...
36 donors gave $2,438 in the month of February – which is an incredible demonstration of generosity toward all of our neighbors here in South Philly (during the shortest month too, another amazing feat!) We are an entirely ...