Youth

Explorers Sans Frontieres and Summer WorkReady Chosen as "Non-Profit of the Week"

Date: 
June 11, 2013
UAC's Summer WorkReady and Program Partner were showcased as Clear Channel's "Non-profit of the Week"!

18th Annual Alternative Prom for LGBT and Allied Youth

Event Details
Date: 
June 21, 2013
The longest consecutive running program for LGBT & Allied Youth!

 

UAC Program Partner Galaei will hold their 18th Annual Alternative Prom for LGBT and Allied Youth ages 14-19. This year’s theme is Las Vegas: All of the Lights and will be held on Friday, June 21, 2013.

Philadelphia Anti-Drug, Anti-Violence Network and UAC’s Youth Division Tackle Crime in Philadelphia

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June 3, 2013
UAC Program Partner Philadelphia Anti-Drug, Anti-Violence Network (PAAN) and UAC's Youth Division discuss how to reduce the violence in Philadelphia

KEYSPOTS and Philadelphia Youth Network Getting Students Connected to Summer Jobs!

Date: 
May 31, 2013
KEYSPOTS and the Philadelphia Youth Network bridge the digital divide one student at a time!

Learn to Save for Your Future

Date: 
May 23, 2013
Tips for young adults on money management!

Robot Springboard Technology Camp

Date: 
May 23, 2013
A great opportunity for middle school girls interested in science and technology!

Opportunities-PA Jazz Brunch Fundraiser

Event Details
Date: 
June 23, 2013
Enjoy a relaxing afternoon of good food and music for a great cause!

UAC’s Program Partner Opportunities-PA will have a Jazz Brunch Fundraiser on Sunday, June 23, 2013. Don’t miss out on this fun-filled evening hosted by WRTI-FM Jazz’s Jeff Duperon and featuring the amazing songstress Ms. Suzanne Burgess!

All proceeds will benefit Opportunities-PA. Come help donate and support Philadelphia’s youth! 

Neighborhood Education Workshop Wins Five Trophies in Robotics Competition

Date: 
May 21, 2013
UAC's program partner Neighborhood Education Workshop takes home big wins!

Urban Apps and Map Studios Summer Program

Date: 
May 17, 2013
A great opportunity for students interested in design and entrepreneurship!

PhillyGoes2College Top of the Class Parade

Event Details
Date: 
June 6, 2013
Come Celebrate Philadelphia’s Best and Brightest High School Graduates!

Mayor Michael A. Nutter and the PhillyGoes2College office will host the second annual Top of the Class Parade on Thursday, June 6, 2013.  This march down Broad Street is in recognition of Philadelphia’s outstanding high school graduates.

PhillyGoes2College, an initiative of the Mayor’s Office of Education, aims to motivate more youth and adults to pursue and complete college. They serve as a resource center providing programs and financial support to get Philadelphia residents the help they need to go college.