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Our Delaware Valley introduces you to the people and organizations making a difference in our community, from health and safety issues, to education, employment and even entertainment opportunities.

Our Delaware Valley looks for solutions and positive action to make our region a better place to call home.

Marvel Universe Franklin Institute

Ben Saunders, Chief Curator of the Marvel Universe Of Superheroes Exhibit at The Franklin Institute, was in the Beasley Studios to discuss this incredible new exhibit. This is the quintessential art exhibit for those who love Stan Lee's Marvel Universe. It's a special world that Ben speaks about with great passion, knowledge and understanding. 

2019 ACS Bikeathon

Mark Feinman, ACS(American Cancer Society) Bikeathon Chairperson, Winston (cancer survivor) & Jasmine (caregiver) Robinson, were in the Beasley Studio to discuss the 2019 American Cancer Society Bikeathon as well as how some of the monies raised are used locally to benefit families through programs like the AstraZeneca Hope Lodge in Cheltenham. Philadelphia's fantastic cancer fighting…

Big Climb Philly - Team Luke

Nick McIlWain from the Preston & Steve show, along with his brother Adam McIlwain and Alyssa Brookstein from Big Climb Philly and the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society of Eastern PA were in the studio to discuss Big Climb Philly, Team Luke and how the money is used locally. A very moving and personal story. Sign…

March 10, 2019 The Leukemia and Lymphoma Society

Gregory Seitter, Marketing Director, Megan Smith, Patient Access Manager, and Alyssa Brookstein, Campaign Specialist, discussed the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society, a volunteer driven organization focused on patient quality of life, advocacy and finding cures for leukemia, lymphoma, Hodgkin's disease and myeloma.   We discussed the incidence of blood cancer and what defines it, we discussed the…

March 3, 2019 Pennsylvania State Rep Morgan Cephas

PA State Representative Morgan Cephas, and a Commissioner of the Philadelphia Commission for Women discussed women in office,  Morgan Cephas has worked as the chairperson of the subcommittee of the Legislative Black Caucus on Women and Girls of Color and the 2018 wave for women in elected office - that put women representation in Pennsylvania…

February 24 The American Cancer Society

Shawn Gines, Senior Manager, and Sean Kelly, Community Development Manager, at the American Cancer Society, discussed their community based mission to eliminate cancer through research, education and advocacy.  Shawn spoke on the organization's services, available to anyone who has heard the words, 'You have cancer.'   In Delaware there will be about 5,870 new cases this…