Friends Center’s modified hours are weekdays 8 am – 6 pm, Saturdays by reservation for events only, and Sundays 10 am – 1 pm.

Job Announcement: Facilities Assistant, full-time, non-exempt | June 2022 | Open until filled

Mailing address:
Friends Center, 1501 Cherry Street, Philadelphia, PA 19102
New: Main Phone Number: (215) 241-7100



Christopher Mohr, Executive Director
215-241-7191, email (contact for office space leasing)

Erick Emerick, Assistant Director of Operations and Vendor Management
215-241-7190, email

Shakirah Holloway, Events and Administration Manager
215-241-7098, email (contact for event rentals)

John Gibson, Facility Manager/Building Operations Services
Ed Waters, Custodian Emeritus

All reception staff may be contacted at the main number: (215) 241-7100

Jennifer Williams, Guest Reception and Marketing Coordinator

Freeman Miller, Takirah Parker-Young, Amir Simon, Paul Sylvester, Teneshia Washington, Evening and Weekend Desk Clerks

In memoriam: Tanya Chandler, 1971-2019

Hours of Operation

Directions to Friends Center

Tours of Friends Center