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Angelica’s Story
Angelica’s story is one of true resiliency, overcoming many obstacles to improve her quality of life. Angelica first came to
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THOMAS’ STORY
When Thomas came to us he never smiled. His behavior was different. He would strip all of his lower clothing
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ROBERTO’S STORY
When Roberto first came to class, he cried inconsolably the first half of the day asking for his mommy.  He
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JAVIER, GENARO AND DYNASTI GET A NEW HOME
Marie and Jerome have been foster parents through APM since February 27, 2013. They have never been foster parents with any
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MRS. THOMPSON – A KINSHIP TALE
Mrs. Thompson* has three grandchildren – Jack, 10, Kisha, 9 and Lilly, 4.* She’s been a part of their lives
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A STORY FROM PRADERA RESOURCE HOME DEPARTMENT….
People become foster parents for a lot of reasons. When this 28 year old discovered she couldn’t be a biological
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FROM CLASS MOM TO CLASSROOM
Sofia Vasquez was an active mom in her child’s classroom at APM.  She was unemployed and not attending school at
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A FULL HOUSE IS A HAPPY HOUSE
As most immigrants, I came to the United States full of dreams and determined to work hard for a living.
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IG BEGINS WITH ONE STEP
IG, a single mother of two daughters, entered the Abriendo Caminos Program on November 1, 2013.  Ms. IG was living
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APM Newsletter September 2019

APM Newsletter September 2019

 

APM Joins Aetna at the Food Trust’s Market at Cherry Street Pier 

Vote for APM in the Aetna Voices of Health Competition!

 

Posted by Nilda Ruiz
Celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month with APM!

Celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month with APM!

Hispanic Heritage Month (September 15 to October 15)

During Hispanic Heritage Month (September 15 to October 15), we celebrate the rich histories, varied cultures, and important contributions of Hispanic and Latino Americans.  There is a lot to see and do in the city through the month, and..

Posted by Nilda Ruiz
Effort to Alleviate Pain Now Causing Pain for Millions

Effort to Alleviate Pain Now Causing Pain for Millions

It Started As an Effort to Alleviate Pain…And Now It’s Causing Pain for Millions

If you’ve been in a doctor’s office in the last twenty years, you’ve probably seen it. It’s a chart of cartoon faces ranging from big smiles to frowns and grimaces. It first debuted in the mid-1990s,..

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Gift of Love Children’s Benefit: November 21, 2019

Gift of Love Children’s Benefit: November 21, 2019

Save the Date!

2019 Gift of Love
Thursday, November 21, 2019
6:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Union Trust, 717 Spring Garden Street

The APM Gift of Love Children’s Benefit is an annual gathering that celebrates bringing love, hope, and happiness..

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APM and Aetna Partner for a Day of Service

APM and Aetna Partner for a Day of Service

July 30, 2019, Philadelphia – Partnerships between the business and non-profit sectors continue to enhance communities.  A great example of such a partnership was the recent Day of Service co-hosted by Asociación Puertorriqueños en Marcha, Inc. (APM) and Aetna. The two groups..

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APM Celebrates Our “CFO of the Year” Rasak Azeez

APM Celebrates Our “CFO of the Year” Rasak Azeez

Photo courtesy Philadelphia Business Journal – Paul Coker

We are proud to celebrate APM’s CFO Rasak Azeez! The Philadelphia Business Journal recognized Rasak in its July 2019 feature article, “CFO of the Year: Saluting the Leading Chief Financial Officers in..

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