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April 2018
Philadelphia Inquirer article on "virtual villages" featuring East Falls Village and other Philadelphia villages. Click here to read the article. 

February 2017
Philadelphia Inquirer article featuring local event celebrating 15 years of the Village Movement, co-sponsored by three Philadelphia-area villages: East Falls Village, Northwest Village Network and Penn's Village.  On Feb 13th at the Parkway Central Library, the three Villages will mark the occasion with a live telecast presented by Village to Village Network & Beacon Hill Village, featuring Atul Gawande, author of Being Mortal.  Click here to read the article.

December 2016
East Falls Village co-chair Mary Flournoy named 2016 "Volunteer of the Year" by Village to Village Network. Click here and scroll down on the page to read all about Mary's countless contributions to East Falls Village over the years. Congratulations, Mary!

November 2015
Milestones article featuring East Falls Village and other local villages Northwest Village Network and Penn's Village: Villages offer neighborly option to age in place: Provide help, social connectionsMilestones is the monthly newspaper published by the Philadelphia Corporation for Aging (PCA). Read it here.
June 7, 2015
Philadelphia Inquirer article featuring East Falls Village: Retirees can stay at home, but age in good company.  Many East Falls Village members are quoted.  Read it here.

November 14, 2014

Philadelphia Inquirer Op-Ed by Penn's Village board member Neville E. Strumpf: It can take a village to remain independent. Article mentions East Falls Village and Mutual Mt. Airy. Read it here.



October 19, 2014

CBS Sunday Morning feature: Aging in America: Crisis in long-term care. Watch it here.


May 2014

East Falls Village has just completed its Strategic Plan, which sets out the directions we plan to take to continue offering effective and interesting services and activities to our members. Click here to review the full plan.


January 24, 2014

Nightly News with Brian Williams: It Takes a Village: Seniors Thrive While Living at Home. Watch it here.



March 19, 2012

Newsworks article: Charlie Day helps East Falls retirees age in place gracefully. Read it here.



July 26, 2011

Newsworks article: East Falls Village aging-in-place initiative. Read it here.