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A message from the Global Philadelphia Association                      October 26 to November 1, 2015       
For sponsorship opportunities for a global event or the Closing Ceremony contact Dana Wiley
Be a part of this year's mischief at Philadelphia's premiere halloween party, Shyamaween. Join M. Night Shyamalan and guests to benefit the M. Night Shyamalan Foundation, which supports grassroots leaders who are changing the world. Be bad, do good. SOLD OUT

Monday, October 26, 2015
Advocacy, Heritage
Monday, October 26, 2015 - Thursday, October 29, 2015
Arts, Education

Day of Kindness
Tuesday, October 27, 2015
Advocacy, Education

Portes Ouvertes at the French International School of Philadelphia
Tuesday, October 27, 2015
Education, Heritage

France Nation Day
Tuesday, October 27, 2015
Arts, Cuisine, Education
Wednesday, October 28, 2015
Education, Science & Tech, Global Event
Wednesday, October 28, 2015
Commerce, Education, Science & Tech
Wednesday, October 28, 2015
Education, Heritage

Wharton Social Impact Conference
Thursday, October 29, 2015
Thursday, October 29, 2015

The Future of Elections in Pennsylvania, featuring Pedro Cortes, Secretary of the State of Pennsylvania
Thursday, October 29, 2015
Advocacy, Education
Friday, October 30, 2015
Friday, October 30, 2015 - Saturday, October 31, 2015
Saturday, October 31, 2015
Art, Heritage
Saturday, October 31, 2015
Arts, Heritage, Family-Friendly

*Please contact Dana Wiley if your event information has changed and requires updating on our website and related materials e.g., date and time.
The Penn Museum, the Mexican Cultural Center, and the Mexican Consulate in Philadelphia join forces again to present the popular, annual Day of the Dead (Día de los Muertos) celebration. Enjoy Mexican culture and the tradition of the Day of the Dead at this family-friendly afternoon filled with music and dance, puppetry and storytelling, and arts and crafts.
For the first time, the Head of the Schuylkill Regatta will partner with the Gold Cup Foundation to bring the top male and female scullers from around the world for a competition on the Schuylkill River. The 2015 Regatta, this Saturday, Oct. 24 and Sunday, Oct. 25, will host hundreds of masters, veterans, adaptive and recreational athletes, and an additional 40,000 – 50,000 spectators. Above is the Swiss "Stämpfli 24 Express” the world’s largest rowing boat, with 24 rowers instead of the usual 8.
Category Highlight
Home to a variety of major leagues and national teams, Philadelphia is the city for passionate and devoted fans! The GlobalPhilly 2015 Expo includes many recreational, family-friendly sporting events as well as tickets to national tournaments and games.
Read about the C.C. Morris Cricket LIbrary and Museum here
Event Highlight

Our Executive Director Zabeth Teelucksingh and GlobalPhilly 2015 Project Manager Dana Wiley at the 46th Annual International Students and Scholars Welcome Reception
Siobhan Reardon
GPA Major Supporter
M. Night Shyamalan Foundation
The M. Night Shyamalan Foundation invests in leaders who are changing the world. Our mission is to support the grassroots efforts of emerging leaders as they work to remove the barriers and eliminate inequities created by poverty. They empower communities one leader at a time. 

MNSF Values
  • Social Justice & Equality 
  • Everyone is entitled to have their basic human needs met and their civil rights protected
  • Power of Education
  • Access to a quality education is a basic human right and the one proven way for both individuals and communities to flourish
  • Leadership
  • They support resilient tested leaders, willing to take risks, who remain true to their values and are determined to improve the quality of life for the people they serve

Read more about the M. Night Shyamalan Foundation here
GlobalPhilly 2015 Passport

You can pick up your very own GlobalPhilly 2015 Passport at the following locations.
  • University City Science Center
  • City Hall Visitor's Office
  • E-Moderne Gallery
  • Reading Terminal Market
  • Mayor's Office of Immigration and Multicultural Affairs
  • WHYY
  • Penn Museum
  • Alliance Française de Philadelphie
  • Independence Charter School 
  • National Constitution Center 
  • Pennsylvania Horticultural Society
  • Shofuso Japanese House and Gardens
  • Greater Philadelphia Cultural Alliance
  • Global Interdependence Center 
  • Norwegian-American Chamber of Commerce
  • Foreign Policy Research Institute
  • Chamounix Mansion
  • The Bazemore Gallery
  • Select Greater Philadelphia
  • Al Dia Newsmedia
  • Eisenhower Fellowships
  • E Moderne Gallery
  • Philadelphia Zoo 
  • Temple Fox School of Business 
  • Temple School of International Affairs 
  • Penn Language Center
  • Penn South Asia Center
  • Penn Middle East Center
  • Wistar Institute
  • Lauder Institute
  • Campus Philly
  • Opera Philadelphia
  • Wagner Free Institute
To view the passport 
online click here.
Thank You 

For being a proud sponsor of GlobalPhilly 2015

We want to thank our generous sponsors for making this event possible and for showing their commitment to our Global communities! 






Learn more about our sponsors here

And thank you to our media partners for communicating our message to our global city!


Learn more about our media partners here
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