D+P Client News: Back-to-School and Beyond
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D+P Client News: Back-to-School and Beyond

By Meghan Shaffer

Below you can find some of the recent news and feature stories secured by the Devine + Partners team for clients in Philadelphia Business Journal, 6abc, Philadelphia Tribune and more.

CEO Council for Growth

The CEO Council for Growth launched a new animation titled “Greater Philadelphia: Discovery Starts Here,” showcasing the companies that have licensed technology from and spun out of, a handful of local research institutions. Read the article featuring Claire Marrazzo Greenwood, executive director and senior vice president of economic competitiveness for the CEO Council for Growth, in the Philadelphia Business Journal here.

The Salvation Army

Ahead of the upcoming school year, The Salvation Army Allentown Corps distributed backpacks filled with school supplies to families in need at its community street fair. Watch a clip from WFMZ’s 69 News covering the event here.


Deloitte shared its back-to-school survey results for this upcoming school year, which revealed Pennsylvania back-to-school shoppers are expected to spend $814 per child for clothing and supplies, which is 23% more than the national average of $661 per child. Read more in the Philadelphia Tribune here.

The Circuit Trails

Philadelphia community members got together on the Cobbs Creek Trail, which is part of the Circuit Trails network, for a summer celebration featuring group walks and bike rides, local organizations, horseback riding, archery, music from WDAS and more! See scenes from the celebration on 6abc here.

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Meghan Shaffer

Meghan Shaffer