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This PhillyCAM student’s film shows how it’s okay for African American men to cry purpose

Jul. 17, 2017 12:25 pm

This PhillyCAM student’s film shows how it’s okay for African American men to cry

Lamont Lamar, a recent high school graduate, produced "Black Men Don't Cry" with other students at PhillyCAM. The film features an Play On, Philly! original music score.
‘We all had to leave something’ — A peek at Al-Bustan’s photo project on immigrant youth people

Jul. 11, 2017 12:55 pm

‘We all had to leave something’ — A peek at Al-Bustan’s photo project on immigrant youth

You can expect to see the Knight Cities Challenge-funded project at the Thomas Paine Plaza this September, where words like "trust" are visually depicted from the perspectives of Northeast High School students.
At Philadelphia Student Union, teens’ voices come first people

Jul. 10, 2017 8:58 am

At Philadelphia Student Union, teens’ voices come first

Executive Director Hiram Rivera discusses training the next generation of activist leaders and how political organizing has changed since the election.
The case for becoming a foster parent in Philadelphia purpose

Jun. 23, 2017 7:19 am

The case for becoming a foster parent in Philadelphia

There are nearly 6,000 foster children in the city. Turning Points for Children's Kevin Lockett asks, What makes a good foster parent?
14 youth-serving arts nonprofits just got $244K from Philadelphia Cultural Fund funding

Jun. 12, 2017 12:08 pm

14 youth-serving arts nonprofits just got $244K from Philadelphia Cultural Fund

It's been a good week for nonprofit funding in Philly.
On the Market: Get a job in health services, youth justice or community organizing purpose

Jun. 7, 2017 12:50 pm

On the Market: Get a job in health services, youth justice or community organizing

A selection of positions from our poppin' jobs board.
Impact100 Philadelphia just granted out $360K to 5 nonprofits funding

Jun. 6, 2017 11:35 am

Impact100 Philadelphia just granted out $360K to 5 nonprofits

The Attic Youth Center, Interim House and Community Volunteers in Medicine each took home $100,000 in core mission grants.
This journalism program is teaching young students to fight fake news about health issues purpose

Jun. 2, 2017 12:58 pm

This journalism program is teaching young students to fight fake news about health issues

Healthy NewsWorks just wrapped up its 2016-17 year working with local elementary and middle schoolers.
DREAM Philadelphia just won $100K from NRG Gives funding

May 25, 2017 11:25 am

DREAM Philadelphia just won $100K from NRG Gives

“This incredible gift is an absolute game changer for our organization,” said DREAM Regional Director Jennifer Horan.
How a corporate partner is helping YouthBuild Philly students become ‘green leaders’ in construction method

May 24, 2017 3:05 pm

How a corporate partner is helping YouthBuild Philly students become ‘green leaders’ in construction

Building materials company Saint-Gobain has been working with YouthBuild USA since 2010 to provide materials and hands-on job training for students working in YouthBuild Philly’s building trades track.

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