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.

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Lovers & Madmen Coffee Lounge

Located on 40th at Ludlow Street between Chestnut and Market is the very fabulous Lovers & Madmen Coffee Lounge. With a dedicated commitment to their community and to well-made coffee, their offerings include Counter Culture Coffee, pastries and sandwiches with fresh and local ingredients in a well-lit, friendly environment.

High Point Cafe

High Point Cafe is a vibrant neighborhood cafe located at the hub in Mt. Airy and is owned by a charismatic owner. They have a second location at the Allens Lane train stop.

Fond: A Contemporary American Restaurant

Fond is a contemporary American Restaurant in the heart of the East Passyunk neighborhood.