The Merchants Fund is a Philadelphia charity established in 1854 to provide charitable gifts to business persons facing financial hardship. Our Mission is to provide financial assistance to current and past merchants in Philadelphia.

The Featured Stories

Groove Hound
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Groove Hound is a doggie daycare, training and walking service, grooming facility, and so much more, located near the Kensington and Fishtown neighborhoods.

Greensgrow Farms
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Greensgrow Farms is an urban farm is located in the Kensington neighborhood just off of Aramingo Avenue.

Bella Forte: Boxes, Bookbinding, and Letterpress
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Bella Forte is located South Philadelphia near the Point Breeze neighborhood, the shop focuses on the fine craft of bookbinding, hand-crafted presentation boxes, and letterpress designs.