Nurturing Families, Strengthening Neighborhoods, Driving Change.

The People’s Emergency Center’s mission is to nurture families, strengthen neighborhoods and drive change in West Philadelphia. PEC offers more than 250 affordable housing units, job training, parenting and early childhood education, financial education and planning, life skills and technology coursework. PEC seeks to change the life trajectory for the women and children who seek its services and inspire them to aspire to new heights.

The PEC community development corporation programs respond to community needs and build on neighborhood assets to help bridge the digital divide, expand mixed-income housing opportunities, stimulate economic growth, create wealth, and improve the quality of life for all West Philadelphia residents.


News & Events

A Message from Kathy Desmond, PEC President
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Community
News & Events

Community Events
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Registration is Open for 2015 Computer Classes
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PEC Hosts Monthly Our Closet Pop Up Shops
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