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4 things young people can do to create political change method

Feb. 19, 2018 12:45 pm

4 things young people can do to create political change

"We have failed them, but maybe they can save us."
Why Covenant House PA is inviting young professionals to sleep outside for a night purpose

Feb. 15, 2018 7:57 am

Why Covenant House PA is inviting young professionals to sleep outside for a night

Sleep Out is an annual fundraiser and advocacy event for the nonprofit serving Philly youth experiencing homelessness.
School-based health centers could improve Philly kids’ educational outcomes method

Feb. 1, 2018 5:07 pm

School-based health centers could improve Philly kids’ educational outcomes

South Kensington-based nonprofit Education Plus Health, which operates the majority of such centers in Pennsylvania, wants one in every school in the city — but funding is a challenge.
Philadelphia Youth Network is fighting poverty by connecting young people to jobs method

Jan. 30, 2018 12:58 pm

Philadelphia Youth Network is fighting poverty by connecting young people to jobs

President and CEO Chekemma J. Fulmore-Townsend on how employers can do better by the youth workforce.
Student-run advocacy nonprofit UrbEd is ‘reclaiming our school system’ method

Jan. 22, 2018 11:25 am

Student-run advocacy nonprofit UrbEd is ‘reclaiming our school system’

Here's how the group's teen leaders, many of whom attend Science Leadership Academy, want to revolutionize education in Philly.
ChickTech Philadelphia is bringing free tech education to local girls purpose

Jan. 18, 2018 10:25 am

ChickTech Philadelphia is bringing free tech education to local girls

The networking group for professional women in tech just launched its ChickTech: High School program and is looking for nonprofit partners.
A filmmaker made a movie about 4 North Philly kids’ lives. Five years later, she checked back in results

Jan. 4, 2018 1:21 pm

A filmmaker made a movie about 4 North Philly kids’ lives. Five years later, she checked back in

Amanda Danzinger's "Backyard Philly Project" update premieres today online.
Young people should be partners in the fight to end youth homelessness in Philly method

Jan. 4, 2018 11:39 am

Young people should be partners in the fight to end youth homelessness in Philly

Stoneleigh Emerging Leader Fellow Rashni Stanford talks with Mantua youth leader Da’Quan Wilson about how to engage those with firsthand experience of the issue.
PCCY is crowdfunding to keep kids cavity-free this spring break funding

Jan. 3, 2018 10:55 am

PCCY is crowdfunding to keep kids cavity-free this spring break

Public Citizens for Children and Youth's annual Give Kids a Smile event will provide 1,000 free dental care appointments — if it can raise $25,000 by Friday.
One in 5 Philadelphians suffers from food insecurity purpose

Dec. 13, 2017 12:40 pm

One in 5 Philadelphians suffers from food insecurity

Here's a snapshot of hunger in Philly, Pennsylvania and the U.S. — the discouraging stats, and the organizations trying to change them.

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