Community Day - Aug. 11, 2018

Rep. Vanessa Lowery Brown hosted a Community Day on August 11 at the Overbrook Beacon Community Empowerment Center. The event featured information on a variety of state programs as well as food, fun, and giveaways.

State Legislature honors Rhodes Scholar Hazim Hardeman

State Rep. Vanessa Lowery Brown, D-Phila., presented a citation to Hazim Hardeman, the first Rhodes Scholar in Temple University’s history.

2017 Community Day

State Rep. Vanessa Brown, D-Phila., welcomed constituents of the 190th Legislative District to her 2017 Community Day at the Overbrook Beacon Community Empowerment Center in West Philadelphia.

Bethlehem NAACP's 72nd Annual Freedom Fund Banquet

I had the tremendous honor of serving as the Keynote Speaker for the Bethlehem NAACP's 72nd Annual Freedom Fund Banquet. I had a wonderful time and met so many great people who support this amazing cause.

Dyslexia Awareness Month press conference

Oct. 19, 2016. Capitol Rotunda

Rep. Brown welcomed the Ooni of IFE to the House floor.

His Imperial Majesty, the Ooni of Ife, Ooni Adeyeye Enitatn Babatunde Ogunwusi, Ojaja II addressed the House of Representatives on Juine 14.

2016 Prom safety event

May 6 and 7, at the Greater Bibleway Temple

Business breakfast

May 12, 2016, New Africa Center

2016v Spring Fling

April 13, 2016 Smith Memorial Playground

2016 Image Awards

April 15, 2016, Christian Stronghold Church.

Anti-Violence Coalition Rally

April 4, 2016. Cousin Danny's Bar, 300 Block of 52nd Street

Day of Action News Conference

Rep. Vanessa Brown, chairwoman of the Pennsylvania Legislative Black Caucus, co-hosted a news conference on Feb. 19, 2016 in support of the National Black Conference of State Legislators' "Day of Action” on behalf of Flint, MI. The "Day of Action" was a nationwide as a call to consider safe, clean, drinking water in Flint and elsewhere in the United States as a basic right and to support the legislative action being brought forth in the Michigan legislature to pay for a way to fix the lead problems in the Flint water supply.

2016 Civil Rights Achievement Awards

The PLBC presented its 2016 Civil Rights Achievement Awards on Jan. 16, 2016. The pre-ceremony events included a screening of four films at the Pearl Theatre: “Seeds of Awakening: The Early Nation of Islam in Philadelphia”; "Petty's Island: An Untold History"; “Sweet Georgia Brown”; and “An Overview of the Peace Islands Institute.”

2015 Fall Festival

Images from Rep. Vanessa Brown's Fall Festival.

2015 Senior Services Open House

Rep. Vanessa Brown held a senior services open house on Sept. 8, 2015 at A to Z care in Philadelphia, where more than 150 local seniors learned about state programs.

190th District Image Awards 2015

Rep. Vanessa Brown honored more than 200 local women for their community involvement at her 2015 190th legislative District Image Awards, which were presented June 27 at the Christian Stronghold Church.

PLBC Know Your Rights Symposium, Harrisburg March 31

PLBC-sponsored Know Your Rights Symposium in Harrisburg

Philadelphia Charter School Roundtable Jan. 22, 2015

Rep. Brown participated in a roundtable to discuss the need for more charter schools in Philadelphia.

2015 Swearing-in

Rep. Vanessa Lowery Brown begins her 4th term as Representative of the 190th District

Spectrum Health Services Inc. check presentation

April 15, 2010 Event in Philadelphia -- check presentation for Spectrum Health Services Inc.

Smith Playground & Playhouse Inc. check presentation

Rep. Lowery Brown delivers a $1 million grant to help Smith Playground & Playhouse Inc., which operates "SMITH: The Kids Play Place in the Park." The site in Fairmount Park, opened in 1899, is considered one of Philadelphia’s treasures.

2009 Black History Month Celebration

Black History Month Celebration