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Caitlin Quigley and Tayyib Smith

PACA's Caitlin Quigley, left, and Tayyib Smith, another Philly Knight Cities winner, at the WHYY studio in April 2016.


7/15/2019  Can Employee Ownership Preserve Legacy Businesses in Communities of Color? Next City

7/2/2019 Replacing Privilege with Shared Prosperity Ms. More Than a Magazine

6/28/2019 Food Co-ops are on the Rise in Philadelphia PIDC Blog

4/23/2019 Interest Explodes in Worker Cooperatives Drives Economic Changes truthout

2017 -2018

11/9/2018 3 local gov staffers are studying other citie's co-ops to boost Philly's democratic biz economy Generocity

10/22/2018 Employee-Owned Businesses a Tool for Equitable Growth Cities Speak

10/1/2018 Worker Co-ops Catch on in Philadelphia Next City

1/26/2018 New city initiative promotes protection of immigrant workers' rights Al Dia Philadelphia

2/9/2017 There’s new blood at these six Philadelphia impact orgs Generocity


9/15/2016 Reading between the Co-ops The Philadelphia Citizen

6/7/2016 Knight Cities Challenge funds the development of 20 new Philly cooperatives Flying Kite Media

6/3/2016 Knight Foundation shines light on city-boosting projects Philadelphia Inquirer

5/2/2016 Following the footsteps of African-American worker cooperatives Next City

4/12/2016 Knight Cities Challenge awards $5 million for ideas to make cities more successful Knight Foundation Press Release

4/12/2016 4 city-based projects win Knight Foundation awards totaling $873,364 Philadelphia Inquirer

4/12/2016 4 Philly projects just won the largest chunk of Knight Cities Challenge grants Generocity

4/12/2016 These 4 Philly projects won $870K from the Knight Foundation Billy Penn

4/12/2016 State College and Philly projects win Knight Cities Challenge Keystone Crossroads

4/12/2016 Knight Cities Challenge announces 37 winners Next City

4/12/2016 The Knight Cities Challenge awards $873,364 to local visionaries Philebrity

4/13/2016 Four Philadelphians receive national prize to help improve the community CBS Local

4/13/2016 Knight Foundation selects four Philadelphia winners in Cities Challenge Newsworks/WHYY

4/13/2016 Quartet of Philly community projects awarded Knight Foundation grants Al Dia News

4/19/2016 Philadelphia makes another prime showing in latest Knight Cities challenge Flying Kite Media


9/2015 Power to the people issue Grid Magazine


1/2014 Market driven Grid Magazine

2/2014 Philadelphia Area Cooperative Alliance seeks to expand membership Generocity

7/2014 Co-operative business associations manage national support and local needs Co-operative News

10/2014 How PACA Executive Director Peter Frank became a co-op expert Generocity

11/2014 Philadelphia Area Cooperative Alliance elects board Generocity


2/2013 A community of co-ops grows in Philly Cooperative Grocer

12/2013 Food co-ops 101 Edible Philly


2/2012 Newly-formed Philadelphia Co-op Alliance shares knowledge Generocity