Matt Hilferty


CCP Kensington Community Coordinator

Matt Hilferty is the Community Organizer for the Kensington Grows, Cooks, and Serves initiative within the Crafting Communities Project at Interfaith. He graduated from Temple University in 2021, where he studied Community Development at Tyler School of Art and Architecture. While completing his degree, Matt became acquainted with the Kensington community through extensive volunteer work and service-reach research experience with various organizations in the area, including Prevention Point Philadelphia.


He focuses on maximizing community participation at events and organizational services through creating a welcoming and engaging space for all. Matt enjoys listening to music, cooking, and spending time in Philly's public parks in his free time.