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56 languages are spoken at Northeast High. This program helps students understand each other better purpose

Apr. 4, 2017 12:36 pm

56 languages are spoken at Northeast High. This program helps students understand each other better

Al-Bustan's Tabadul Project is a cross-cultural arts program helping NEHS students and their families become one cohesive community.
The Advocacy Institute is helping teens educate their peers about the tobacco industry people

Apr. 3, 2017 9:50 am

The Advocacy Institute is helping teens educate their peers about the tobacco industry

Ambassador Jada Rasulallah — plus her mentor, Program Coordinator Amanda Irizarry — shared the details on the youth empowerment program on "Around the Corner."
This University City nonprofit is discovering the science behind success and failure method

Mar. 23, 2017 12:56 pm

This University City nonprofit is discovering the science behind success and failure

Character Lab is sharing its findings for free.
These are the daily challenges local refugee families are working to overcome people

Feb. 15, 2017 12:49 pm

These are the daily challenges local refugee families are working to overcome

Employment, housing and education are immediate barriers for refugee families, not to mention language and adapting to American cultural norms.
Here’s why William Penn Foundation doesn’t describe its grantmaking as ‘social justice’ funding

Feb. 14, 2017 12:22 pm

Here’s why William Penn Foundation doesn’t describe its grantmaking as ‘social justice’

The single largest grant in the foundation's history is its recent $100 million investment in parks, rec centers and libraries. It's an 'investment in equity,' said Interim ED Shawn McCaney.
Why Sara Woods is leaving Philadelphia VIP for the education world people

Feb. 13, 2017 12:30 pm

Why Sara Woods is leaving Philadelphia VIP for the education world

Woods is taking over at college access and success nonprofit Philadelphia Futures. In her "Moving On" interview, she discusses her "come with me" leadership style and best practices for volunteer retention.
These Philly educators are calling for a more action-focused teaching of Black history purpose

Feb. 10, 2017 7:34 am

These Philly educators are calling for a more action-focused teaching of Black history

Here's why Yaasiyn Muhammad, Ismael Jimenez and Stacy Hill are hosting the inaugural Philadelphia Black History Collaborative Conference this weekend.
Why Kennett Square’s La Comunidad Hispana prefers its acronym results

Feb. 7, 2017 12:50 pm

Why Kennett Square’s La Comunidad Hispana prefers its acronym

Health center LCH has historically serviced Kennett Square's large population of Latino farm workers, but its staff wants you to know they don't turn anyone away.
Strawberry Mansion Learning Center got another high-profile media nod people

Feb. 7, 2017 7:49 am

Strawberry Mansion Learning Center got another high-profile media nod

This time, a spot on NBC Nightly News with Lester Holt.
Here’s how poverty levels in Philadelphia have shifted since 1970 results

Feb. 2, 2017 7:47 am

Here’s how poverty levels in Philadelphia have shifted since 1970

The city's poverty rate — now 25.8 percent — is the highest in the country. Center City District and the Central Philadelphia Development Corporation mapped it out.

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