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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.
The free summer programs at North Philly’s Advocate Center are all about fostering leadership method

May 19, 2017 11:59 am

The free summer programs at North Philly’s Advocate Center are all about fostering leadership

"If we’re going to create large-scale change, it needs to be plain and accessible," said The Advocate Center's Rev. PJ Craig about the youth programming.
A local skateboarder is ‘pushing for a purpose’ with a socially conscious apparel store people

May 18, 2017 9:51 am

A local skateboarder is ‘pushing for a purpose’ with a socially conscious apparel store

iPUSH, a skateboarding apparel shop from Shamod Banks and his mother Joyce Moore, launches tomorrow, with a focus of giving back to cancer research and autism awareness.
Nate Nichols hopes his new event series will broaden the ‘gateway to youth’ for potential mentors people

May 17, 2017 10:35 am

Nate Nichols hopes his new event series will broaden the ‘gateway to youth’ for potential mentors

Odds Against Odds, which kicks off May 22, is prepped to be a nontraditional discussion with nontraditional leaders reaching out to local youth.
The inaugural Franklin SP2 Social Innovation Prize asked: How can innovation lead to action? method

May 16, 2017 1:49 pm

The inaugural Franklin SP2 Social Innovation Prize asked: How can innovation lead to action?

Build upon past research and collaborate with those directly affected by the issues.
Why STEMcityPHL uses ‘high-impact mentoring’ to reach young students people

May 12, 2017 9:50 am

Why STEMcityPHL uses ‘high-impact mentoring’ to reach young students

Check out Program Manager Phil Brooks' "Around the Corner" interview on why mentorship matters to Philly's underserved youth.
Philadelphia now has its own Literacy Day, and it’s this Saturday purpose

May 10, 2017 12:43 pm

Philadelphia now has its own Literacy Day, and it’s this Saturday

The inaugural Philadelphia Literacy Day, hosted by Tree House Books, is a day to celebrate the “city of readers, writers and thinkers.”
This resource map for youth exiting foster care is live results

May 8, 2017 10:00 am

This resource map for youth exiting foster care is live

“I thought of all the times this could have been an invaluable tool for those days when I needed support or something to eat,” said one former homeless youth who helped create Youth Matters Philly.
#PTW17 is here. Get psyched with these 20 impact-tinged events purpose

Apr. 28, 2017 12:55 pm

#PTW17 is here. Get psyched with these 20 impact-tinged events

Philly Tech Week presented by Comcast starts today. Here's our short list of must-attend events for nonprofit pros and the like.
It’s National Reentry Week. Here are 4 policy solutions to help youth with criminal records method

Apr. 27, 2017 11:08 am

It’s National Reentry Week. Here are 4 policy solutions to help youth with criminal records

Why two Philly lawyers are calling for "bold policy reform."

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