Category Archives: BWA in the Community

Stop by BWA’s table at the Homes Within Reach Conference in Harrisburg, PA – November 12th

BWA is proud to be a sponsor and exhibitor at this terrific annual conference organized by the Housing Alliance of Pennsylvania. Check out the workshop schedule here – Topics include Addressing Homelessness, Investing in Development, Fighting Blight, and Rebuilding Homeownership. … Continue reading

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Tour Connelly House during Greenbuild – Nov. 18th and 22nd!

Greenbuild, the world’s largest green building conference, is coming to Philadelphia November 18th to 22nd. The event features a wealth of educational speakers, workshops, and tours of the host city’s green buildings. BWA’s Connelly House, a LEED Gold, supportive housing … Continue reading

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BWA wins “Best Team Name” at 2013 CDC Bowling Ball!

On June 15, 2013, along with forty other design and neighborhood organizations, BWA bowled to benefit the Community Design Collaborative of Philadelphia. BWA is proud to be a long-time sponsor and volunteer firm with this great organization, and also repeat … Continue reading

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BWA to present at Homes Within Reach Conference – December 4th

BWA Project Manager Morrie Zimmerman will co-present a training workshop at the 2012 Homes Within Reach Conference. From December 3rd to 5th in Harrisburg, PA, this year’s event will focus on tackling blight, ending homelessness, and expanding development opportunities. Stop … Continue reading

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Connelly House receives LEED Gold plaque!

BWA staff attended the October 11, 2012 ceremony where Connelly House’s LEED Gold award was officially conferred by the Delaware Valley Green Building Council. Congratulations to Project H.O.M.E. and the entire project team on this great achievement!

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Studio Update!

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After months of planning, building, and cleaning, we threw ourselves a party to celebrate the new space! Click for a virtual tour, or stop by to see for yourself!

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BWA Occupies the Bowling Ball

BWA had a blast at the 16th annual Bowling Ball fundraiser for the Philadelphia Community Design Collaborative. The team’s thematic concept “Occupy Ball Street” bowled over the competition to win this year’s Best Costume prize. We look forward to many … Continue reading

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Mt. Airy Art Garage Nears Completion

With the aid of dedicated community volunteers, BWA project manager Morrie Zimmerman led the transformation of a 5,000 square foot warehouse into the Mt. Airy Art Garage (MAAG). This multi-purpose art space will provide opportunities for artists in Northwest Philadelphia … Continue reading

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BWA Principal Continues on Collaborative Board of Directors

The Community Design Collaborative has welcomed its 2012 board of directors, including founding member, and BWA principal, Richard Winston! Created by a handful of volunteers in 1991, the Collaborative is now a 501(c) 3 nonprofit corporation with an active, multi-disciplinary … Continue reading

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Season’s Greetings from BWA

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