Whether you’re new to the Philly Family Community or you have been with us since we started in 2013, we welcome you to get to know our Business Members! Philadelphia Family was created to connect families raising their kids in the city with resources, events, and each other and it all started with our vibrant Facebook Group that continues to grow with new and expectant parents, empty nesters, and families who are new to the area. Whether you are a new visitor, a fan of our weekly newsletter, magazine subscriber or a Supporting Member, we encourage you to learn more about these local organizations, to shop local, and get involved in our community by attending an event!
Many of these business members have generously offered a perk or discount for our Supporting Members. We hope you take advantage of these incentives to visit them (outline below – make sure you scroll all the way down)!
As the University of Pennsylvania’s home for the performing arts, the Annenberg Center connects diverse audiences with visionary artists and innovative ideas, engaging both the University and the greater Philadelphia community in transformative artistic experiences.
Peggy Washburn is an interdisciplinary photo-based artist who specializes in fine art portraits and multi-media wall installations. Her work has been exhibited widely, in private and public museum collections.
Jessica Catherine specializes in posed, in‐home newborn portraits. She’ll bring along props, outfits, and accessories so you can relax in your own environment while your baby’s first portraits are created.
ME Photo & Design is a full service boutique photography studio located in downtown Media, PA. We specialize in photographing natural portraits. Based in the Philadelphia area, we travel all over the country photographing maternity, newborns, children, families and pets. We would love to document your story!
Solutions Moving can handle any type of move. We specialize in local moving, packing, junk removal and we are the best long distance movers in the area. We charge by the hour for local moves and a flat rate for long distance moves.
Simply call, choose your destination, and experience the effortless, seamless experience of our charter bus rental process. If in need of a charter bus in Philadelphia, count on Ally Charter Bus to get you where you need to go.
Our goal is to provide exceptional dance training in a professional and positive environment. We view each student as an individual and aim to ensure he or she reaches maximum potential.
Friends’ Central School is a Quaker, independent, coeducational, college-preparatory day school for students in Nursery through grade 12, located on 41 acres across two campuses in Wynnewood.
Quadrat Academy is a Montessori Progressive school for ages 11-18. We are committed to develop future entrepreneurs, critical thinkers, and innovators that are ready for a life-long journey of exponential growth.
Little City Montessori is an independent preschool for children 18 months – 6 years old in Philadelphia designed around the concept of Montessori + Motion. We combine Montessori child-led learning with daily active enrichment in athletics, music, yoga, art, dance and more. Located near Fishtown and Northern Liberties, the school provides a Montessori education with certified and experienced teachers and includes a 4000 square foot activity center. Sign up for an information session and get to know the staff at https://www.
GA in nearby Fort Washington sits on 126 acres and is comprised of more than 1,150 students in grades pre-kindergarten through 12th, learning and growing in a non-sectarian, coeducational college preparatory environment.
PA Cyber uses technology for students to receive a high school diploma and the opportunity to grow beyond the normal curriculum and confines of a traditional school setting.
With a balanced schedule of classes, free time, workshops, trips, campfires, performances, and special events, every session at Appel Farm is a FUN overnight camp for ages 7 – 17.
Willow Creek Farm Preserve is a regenerative transitional organic farm that specializes in u-pick berries, Shetland sheep and all things fiber and yarn, farm-based educational camps, trips, classes and workshops. In our one-acre, volunteer-based raised bed accessible Seed to Share Garden™, we grow ten different types of vegetables, which we donate 100% of the harvest to local food pantries within our community. We invite you to visit, volunteer and enjoy the farm with us!
Whether they are the next big film director, an up-and-coming fashion designer, or bound to be the best baker around, we’ve got something for everyone. Open this Summer June 17-August 16 at The Agnes Irwin School.
Through a series of educational programs, hands-on volunteer opportunities, and engaging leadership activities, Spark the Wave empowers, trains, and mentors the next generation of community leaders.
Since 1974, Riverbend Environmental Education Center has been enriching the lives of children and families through engaging environmental education. From its beginnings as a quiet nature preserve, Riverbend has evolved to a thriving center for environmental education that reaches 35,000 program visits annually. Whether it is to participate in an field trip or just to wander on our trails, a visit to Riverbend offers families a place to relax, unwind and observe the wonders of nature.
For our Supporting Members:
15 percent off birthday party packages
Roots With Ruark brings you and your little one a music class, party or special event full of energy and excitement. Try a class or book a party with Ruark and show your little one what it’s like to fall in love with music. We’ll plant a song and watch it grow!
Beehive at Bok is an indoor playspace designed for babies, toddlers, and children ages birth to 7 and their caregivers (older siblings welcome!). We offer drop-in play, membership options, arts, music and movement-based classes, story times, playgroups, and private event space. Beehive is an inclusive environment that strives to meet the play and sensory needs of all children.
Alex & The Kaleidoscope’s audiences clap along, sing, dance and improvise with the band, actively participating in the concerts creating a profound sense of community and connection.
A child therapy practice that focuses on helping families with small children create happier, more connected homes. Playfully Me helps families and their children thrive from a place of happiness and inner strength.
Our holistic approach means that we address healing at all levels of self – mind, body, and spirit. Whether you come in with pain, anxiety, or trying to figure out your life purpose, we are here in service.
Each location is staffed by pediatric emergency specialists trained in treating newborn through college-age patients for a broad array of illnesses and injuries, open daily from Noon to Midnight.
From minimally invasive office procedures and injectables, to facelifts, breast augmentation and tummy tucks, every aspect of plastic surgery is proudly offered in the most meticulous and excellent form.
Confident Parenting is a network of resources providing education and support for the challenges growing families face including lack of sleep, postpartum mood issues and overwhelm.
Dr. Andrew Seo helps people get back to the lifestyle they deserve and achieve higher level of functional performance. He specializes in the treatment of TMJ, tinnitus, headaches, and neck pain.