Quality of Life Committee

Chair: Melissa Donnelly

QVNA Quality of Life Committee Mission Statement:

  • To make our neighborhood easier to live in.
  • To foster sustainable practices that support our lives by making the daily process of life more integrated and convenient.
  • To encourage urban agriculture and social cooperation in a permanent, age integrated community for the purpose of a safer, healthier, more beautiful and economically stable urban environment.

How You Can Get Involved

ContactContact the Quality of Life Committee to get information about upcoming events, meetings and programs

Quality of Life Announcements

Become a Philadelphia More Beautiful Committee Block Captain - Become a block captain and register with the Streets Department’s Philadelphia More Beautiful Committee (PMBC) for seasonal cleanup resources. The PMBC Program is a partnership between the city and its residents to keep their blocks clean.  To become a block captain, you…
Spotlight on Recycling - Check out Philadelphia's new interactive Recycling Guide to learn more about what you should and shouldn't be putting in those blue bins. Need your very own Blue Bin? Find out where to pick one up using this Map. Blue bins are also available for pickup at Weccacoe Playground Community Building.
Be a Smarter Discarder - The first (and often simplest) step to improving our neighborhood environment, economy and quality of life is by diverting waste from landfill; becoming smarter discarders. With this in mind, the Quality of Life (QOL) committee offers some resources for more responsible disposal of unwanted items.