LoMo Committees

It Takes A Village

The success of our volunteer efforts depends on the support of our neighbors. We invite you to find out more about LoMo’s ongoing efforts to improve our community and to connect with our committee chairs who welcome your thoughts and participation. Please email us at lomophilly@gmail.com and your message will be forwarded to the proper committee chair.

  • OUTREACH COMMITTEE
    • Examples of committee activities: hosting monthly Happy Hours and regular general meetings; organizing holiday events; sharing news via e-newsletters, fliers, social media, and our website.
    • Committee Chair: TBD
  • ENVIRONMENTAL COMMITTEE
    • Examples of committee activities: organizing tree care days; caring for our neighborhood gardens; advocating for our local parks; creating opportunities for public art; promoting recycling.
    • Committee Chair: Darlene Olsen
    • Click here for the Environmental Committee webpage
  • EDUCATION COMMITTEE
    • Examples of committee activities: organizing Teacher Appreciation gifts for staff of local schools; sharing information about local schools; meeting regularly with local principals and home & school associations; advocating for our local library and donating supplies & materials.
    • Committee Chair: Terry Jack
    • Click here for the Education Committee webpage
  • FINANCE & FUNDRAISING COMMITTEE
    • Examples of committee activities: organizing our biannual flea markets; grant writing; soliciting donations.
    • Committee Chair: TBD
  • ZONING & PLANNING COMMITTEE
    • Examples of committee activities: hosting monthly community zoning meetings to review variance requests; staying abreast of zoning code changes and other relevant city planning issues. Also focuses on issues of public safety including: sharing safety tips; collecting information about neighborhood safety issues to present to our local Police at monthly meetings.
    • Committee Chair: Todd Schwartz
    • Click here for the Zoning & Planning Committee webpage

For more information about LoMo Membership, please click here.