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Stoneleigh Fellow Kee Tobar’s work in LGBTQ youth homelessness is personal people

May 23, 2018 12:47 pm

Stoneleigh Fellow Kee Tobar’s work in LGBTQ youth homelessness is personal

"I do this work simply to see mirrors of myself, in the queer and poor youth that I serve, not only survive but also thrive," said the attorney, who's spending the 2017-2019 fellowship cycle at Community Legal Services' Youth Justice Project.
On the Market: 8 jobs plus 10 things we learned at INTER/VIEW people

May 22, 2018 1:18 pm

On the Market: 8 jobs plus 10 things we learned at INTER/VIEW

Check out these newsy tidbits about local employment and the people looking for it at INTER/VIEW 2018 presented by Public Health Management Corporation (plus a handful of jobs you can apply for right now).
These Philly students are using paper cranes to fight the school-to-prison pipeline results

May 9, 2018 9:45 am

These Philly students are using paper cranes to fight the school-to-prison pipeline

A team from John Bartram High School won the Aspen Challenge: Philadelphia and are heading to Colorado next month to present their artistic solution to keep youth in school.
These Philly students are protesting gun violence with the National School Walkout method

Mar. 13, 2018 12:40 pm

These Philly students are protesting gun violence with the National School Walkout

Philadelphia Student Union and students from Friends Select School are among the many local groups to organize activist events one month after the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School shooting in Florida.
Philadelphia will pilot a trauma-informed facility for arrested youth funding

Feb. 22, 2018 11:08 am

Philadelphia will pilot a trauma-informed facility for arrested youth

The city will receive a modest grant from Bloomberg Philanthropies as part of the 2018 Mayors Challenge. The facility will serve as an alternative to keeping youth in holding cells.
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.

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