The New Year brings more opportunities to explore and discover the Navy Yard! This month, join volunteers from the Navy Yard for an MLK Day of Service on Columbus Boulevard and take advance of the exclusive deals & discounts our community partners have to offer!
SBA Emerging Leaders Info Session – FREE
Tuesday, January 17, 2019; 7:30 AM – 10:00 AM
If you are ready to transition your business to the next level, consider a new strategy for 2019: the Small Business Administration’s Emerging Leaders program. Whether your company is ready to explore new markets, expand operations, or bring on a new generation of family-ownership, this free executive-level training program can make your company goals a reality. Join us at this info session to learn more.
Martin Luther King Jr. Day of Service – FREE
Monday, January 21, 2019; 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM
Volunteers from the Navy Yard invite you to join Independence Seaport Museum, Delaware River Waterfront Corporation, and United by Blue for a service clean up on portions of Christopher Columbus Boulevard. As a thank you for participating, enjoy full-day access to the Museum, snacks and drinks prior to the cleanup starting, and discounted pricing to skate at Blue Cross RiverRink Winterfest that evening. Registration is required for participation.
Thursday, January 17 & 30, 2019; 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM
Building 543 hosts an ever-changing roster of local entrepreneurs, gardeners, artists, shops and designers who bring items like handmade jewelry, homemade chocolates, vintage clothing, home goods and much more – to give employees and local residents a chance to browse and shop unique items. Each month’s vendors are announced on Instagram @URBNCommunity.
GS10KSB Information Session @ Navy Yard – FREE
Wednesday, January 30, 2019; 7:30 AM – 10:00 AM
Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Businesses is an investment to help entrepreneurs create jobs and economic opportunity by providing greater access to education, capital, and business support services. Join PIDC and our partners at Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Businesses to learn how you, too, can be a part of this phenomenal program for business growth.
FEBRUARY SPOTLIGHT EVENT:
American Red Cross Winter Blood Drive – FREE
Friday, February 8, 2019; 9:00 AM – 2:00 PM
The Navy Yard is hosting a American Red Cross Blood Drive at the Courtyard Marriott Philadelphia South from 9:00 AM to 2:00 PM. Our goal is to collect at least 35 pints of blood (one pint per donor) – with each pint going on to save three lives! Please register in advance at the event website.
Sunday Worship Service at the Chape – FREEl
Sundays beginning at 8:30 AM
In partnership with the 19th Street Baptist Church, the Chapel of Four Chaplains hosts an 8:30 AM Bible Study/Sunday School and a 10:30 AM Church Service.
Navy Yard Running Club- FREE
Tuesdays beginning at 5:45 PM
We run all year long! Join your fellow Navy Yard employees for a free, weekly all levels group run around the Navy Yard! The Navy Yard Running Club will meet for a 2-5 mile run or interval run, ending with runners’ specials at Bar Amis. Follow us on Instagram @NYRC_phila.
Philly Foodworks Farmers Market Pick Up
Thursdays; 12:00 PM – 5:00 PM
Philly Foodworks is a local online Farmers Market like no other. Choose from flexible options that include fresh, local vegetables, fruits, pantry items, eggs, bread, meat, yogurt, and cheese! Pick up is at Building 101. Navy Yard employees can receive $15 OFF the first order with offer code: NAVYYARD.
Toastmasters Sub & Surface Club- FREE
Every second & fourth Wednesday of the month; 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM
Toastmasters International is a non-profit educational organization that teaches public speaking and leadership skills through a worldwide network of clubs. The Toastmasters Sub and Surface Club meets at the Navy Yard. Please contact the Club at 215-983-4897 for meeting details and further information.
DEALS & DISCOUNTS:
Bar Amis: Curbside Pickup
Beginning January 10, 2019
Satisfy your on-the-go-hunger with Bar Amis’ curbside pickup. Order & pay online, pull in and park in the lot, then call 215-910-4860 to let a Bar Amis team member know you’ve arrived. For the first week of launch, customers will receive a sweet surprise with each order – a FREE dessert!
Nava Yoga New Year’s Special
Treat yourself, or a friend, to Nava Yoga’s New Year’s Special. Purchase a January monthly unlimited deal for only $69.
Mercer Café: Private Events
Mercer Café is currently booking for 2019 private events that can accommodate up to 100 people with access to special menu packages and free parking.
Indego Bike Friendly Business Network
Navy Yard businesses can take advantage of free discounts on annual passes and discover the joys of bikeshare. Take a step to help improve your employees health while gaining access to substantial discounts on the most affordable transportation option in Philadelphia!
Harlem Globetrotters Club Level Fundraiser
Purchase a $30 club level ticket and enjoy an afternoon of fun with the World Famous Harlem Globetrotters on March 3, 2019; $5 from each ticket sale goes to benefit the local Bregy Elementary School.
Philadelphia Flyers Stadium Series Pre-sale
Navy Yard employees are given priority presale access online when the Philadelphia Flyers take on the Pittsburgh Penguins at the Lincoln Financial Field on February 23, 2019. Use offer code: PRESALE18
Wells Fargo Center Navy Yard Employee Specials
Navy Yard employee discounts and special packages available for Wells Fargo Center events and concerts. To redeem your discount, please use promotional code: GRPPIDC.