Leaders from Temple and the community are collaborating to revitalize North Philly
It’s an old cliché that people know that they have found their life’s work when they relish waking up and going to the office each morning.
Jason Riley does one better: He looks forward to rolling out of bed on Saturdays to come to work.
“When I first started at Temple about a year ago, I woke up early one weekend and realized that if you’re excited about getting up at 6 a.m. on a Saturday to go to work, you must love what you do,” said Riley, assistant director for community service, who is often side-by-side with students and administrators toiling in the streets of North Philadelphia. [more]