900AM-WURD's broadcast of the Philly mobilization rally for Minister Louis Farrakhan's October 10 "Justice... or Else" event in Washington, D.C. to commemorate the 20th anniversary of the 1995 Million Man March.
In March 2015, 900AM-WURD and the Painted Bride Art Center debuted "The Invitation," a four-part series of interactive conversations where diverse and divergent viewpoints are not only welcome, but also encouraged.
Wellness 101 is 900AM-WURD's community health education symposium series. In honor of Women’s History Month 2015, we presented Wellness 101 - Healthy, Wealthy and Wise: A Woman’s Guide to Wholeness.
The 2016 recipients of the Marian Anderson Award were Patti LaBelle, Kenny Gamble and Leon Huff. Congratulations to these musical and cultural icons!
WURD and LECET held our annual Election Day live broadcast from Relish Restaurant in Philadelphia, PA on November 8.
Democratic nominee for President Hillary Clinton, President Barack Obama, President Bill Clinton, First Lady Michelle Obama, and Chelsea Clinton make a final campaign swing through Philadelphia, Pennsylvania on Election Eve 2016.
WHYY, in partnership with 900AM WURD, joined forces to present a Youth Town Hall Meeting in late September. You can see and hear the entire conversation through this link.
ICYMI: Catch some of the highlights from this gathering to hear from Philadelphia-area teens about the issues that most concern them
WURD President and CEO Sara Lomax-Reese speaks to NBC10's Tracy Davidson about the 9/26/16 WURD Speaks: Brain Strain II educational symposium at the Franklin Institute.
On September 13, President Obama was in Philadelphia campaigning for Democratic Presidential Nominee Hillary Clinton.
ICYMI - here's a special sizzle reel-style recap of our 2016 Founder's Day celebration on August 26, 2016.
On July 13, Wake Up With WURD's Solomon Jones and his son were part of a discussion on ABC's Nightline that brought together a diverse group of parents, children and police officers to have frank conversations about race, justice and the role of police.