Tioga United is an organization that provides so much to its community. It serves all members of its neighborhood by promoting a safe haven for those in need. From prostate cancer education for the young men, to home rehabs and development to "proms" for the senior citizens in its catchment it appeals across generations to create what is so sorely missing in the inner city neighborhood it services. TU is serviced tirelessly by its volunteers to create and maintain a sense of extended family and community to minimize the crime and fractious behaviors that plague underserved Philadelphia.
Tioga United, Inc. impacts the Tioga community in such a positive way. From improving housing to producing community events that benefit residents and their surroundings, Tioga United takes actions that are definitely needed to empower and rebuild a community that might languish if left to the devices of traditional help. "Each one, teach one" is one of the guiding principles of Tioga United. When residents are provided tools for rebuilding their community by Tioga United, they gain motivation and encouragement to strive further, thus setting an example for surrounding communities. Such effective community organizing spreads and rebuilds our families, our communities, our society, and our America. Kudos to Tioga United, Inc. for all their efforts in the community.