UrbanPromise's Key Events for 2018
The UrbanPromise Girls’ Empowerment Party is an evening of bringing together women from the South Jersey community to celebrate our young women and encourage them to own their moment in the spotlight at the annual More Than a Beauty Pageant the following night.Learn more
A day of golf, friendly competition, great food and drinks, and fantastic prizes all on a world-class course. The tournament raises money for our neighborhood-based Summer Camps, which engage more than 500 Camden children and nearly 100 teens each summer season.Learn more
Pedal for Promise is a 15 mile, 30 miles, 42 mile, or metric century bike ride in South Jersey. All proceeds from this event support the UrbanPromise's innovative, experiential education in Camden, NJ. Your participation helps us reach that goal. We pedal to support our Promise to the youth of Camden.
Join Suburban Promise, First Presbyterian Church of Haddonfield, and UrbanPromise for an evening at the Double Nickel Brewing Company where you can enjoy craft beers and hors d'oeuvres. A silent auction is also featured. The evening is a great opportunity to hear personal stories from some of the UrbanPromise students in a more intimate setting.Learn more
Paddle for Promise is a 58-mile paddling trip down the Delaware River from Trenton, NJ to Wilmington, DE. Paddle for Promise will include 50 plus volunteer paddlers making the trip on two dragon boats and two 45-foot OC6 outrigger canoes over two days. We paddle the Delaware River to fund 120 summer jobs for teens in Camden.Learn more
UrbanPromise's annual banquet is an evening, where our staff, kids, volunteers, supporters, and families gather for a time of celebration and inspiration. The night includes a delicious dinner and a stirring program featuring Presiding Bishop Michael Curry, testimonies from UrbanPromise youth, dance, music, and so much more.