Christmas Star Lighting

Join us for our annual Christmas Star Lighting. We’ll have a bonfire, treats, and sing carols. The HFH Star will be placed high above Germantown Ave and powered up...

Fall work around the neighborhood

Top: Volunteers for Fairhill Tree Tenders biggest ever planting Bottom Left: Father and son, Luis and George Diaz pound in the stakes Bottom Right: Tom Grabe, Mindy Maslin, Dan Anderson, and...

Autumn Tree Planting

November Tree Planting

Come help plant 27 bare root trees along the streets of our neighborhood.   Meet at the burial ground at 9am.  Dress appropriately for weather and hard work.

Orchard Harvest & Garden Workday

Garden Workday: Every Second Saturday this season, join us in the gardens! We’ll be tending to the beds, planting new flowers and veggies, weeding, mulching, and more. No experience...

Last Youth Farm Stand of 2018

This is your last chance to meet us at the Youth Farm Stand! Our youth group meets during the summer months to provide fresh vegetables to the neighborhood at...

Garden Workday

Garden Workday Join us in the gardens! We will build a retaining wall and spreading wood chips. This event is family friendly, so bring your kids!  

Become a Reading Buddy!

Help instill the love of reading and learning in our kids! We are in need of reading buddies! Every week, 35 mostly retired volunteers come to Julia deBurgos School...

Second Saturdays Garden Workday/History Tours

Garden Workday Every Second Saturday this season, join us in the gardens! We’ll be tending to the beds, planting new flowers and veggies, weeding, mulching, and more. No experience...

Voter Registration Month

All month long, we are registering voters around the neighborhood. Voter registration in Pennsylvania ends October 9th! Fairhill Neighbors are doing voter registration and education with Spanish materials commissioned...

Youth Farm Stand

Our youth group meets during the summer months to provide fresh vegetables to the neighborhood at their weekly farm stand on Germantown Ave. They’ll have veggies for sale, harvested from...

Second Saturdays Garden Workday/History Tours

Garden Workday Every Second Saturday this season, join us in the gardens! We’ll be tending to the beds, planting new flowers and veggies, weeding, mulching, and more. No experience...

Summer Festival 2018 & History Tours

Summer Festival: Come hang at one of our favorite neighborhood events of the year!  We’ll have family friendly activities: pony rides, games, face painting, live music, and tons of...

Youth Farm Stand Begins

  Our youth group meets during the summer months to provide fresh vegetables to the neighborhood at their weekly farm stand on Germantown Ave. They’ll have veggies for sale, harvested...

Annual Report 2018

With thanks to all of our friends and supporters for a stellar year.   Please click the blue button below to download your copy of the Annual Report. Also,...

Women’s History Event

Lets get together to celebrate women in our lives: the peace-makers that are laid to rest at Fair Hill, and the activists who work day in and day out...

Lucretia Mott 225 Year Anniversary

“Lucretia Mott at Seneca Falls: Religion, Race, and Women’s Rights.”   Remembering Lucretia Mott, 225 years old this year, powerful abolitionist and grandmother of the women’s movement. She and McLintock, two of five organizers...

Second Saturdays Garden Workday/History Tours

Garden Workday Every Second Saturday this season, join us in the gardens! We’ll be tending to the beds, planting new flowers and veggies, weeding, mulching, and more. No experience...

Second Saturdays Garden Workday/History Tours

Garden Workday: Every Second Saturday this season, join us in the gardens! We’ll be tending to the beds, planting new flowers and veggies, weeding, mulching, and more. No experience...

Mother and daughter at a telescope

Astronomy Night

Rain Date: Saturday, April 21, 7:30 – 10:30pm In partnership with the Franklin Institute, this stargazing event is a family-friendly chance to learn more about our night skies. While...

An easy-to-make washing station

2nd St. Garden Workday/History Tours

Work Day Come ready to work in our 2nd St Garden.  We’ll be prepping for planting and doing general clean-up. Bring gloves and a friend! History Tours Learn about...

MLK Day of Service

Historic Fair Hill will host volunteers for Day of Service. 1. Historic burial ground  29010 Germantown Ave.   10am-1pm for street clean up, fire, and sharing quotes from MLK...

Christmas Star Lighting

Join us for our annual Christmas Star Lighting.  We’ll have a bonfire, treats, and sing carols.  Fun for the whole family – dress warmly and bring a friend!

Annual Appeal 2017

Dear Friends of Historic Fair Hill, With your help, we are sharing the historic site and working with partners to increase health and literacy in our struggling city neighborhood....

Tree Planting in Fair HIll

Tree Tenders Planting Day

Come help us plant trees around the neighborhood.  Its the perfect time of year for planting, and we need your help!