Timeline: The History of the Lighthouse [Philadelphia], 1893-2004


Subject:
Charity & Nonprofit Resources , Charities , Not-for-profit Organizations

Description:
Illustrated history of this nonprofit organization that was founded in 1893 as a settlement house and has provided a variety of family and community services in Philadelphia. Highlights include the "broom brigade" to clean up streets and the first Meals on Wheels program in the U.S. (1954). Timeline is interspersed with significant dates in U.S. history. From The Lighthouse Philadelphia.

Publisher:
The Lighthouse Philadelphia

Language:
English

Source:
http://www.lighthousephilly.org/history.htm


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