Youth Development

Working to Make Communities Stronger

Date: 
February 27, 2012

UAC's organization leaders have long been engaged in addressing the challenges and opportunities affecting their communities. Many are African-American men who not only serve as leaders, but also serve as mentors to younger generations.

Tools For Success, Inc. Career Camp 2017

Event Details
Date: 
August 28, 2017
Tools For Success, Inc. will be providing a FREE Career Camp for young men and women ages 13-18 beginning Monday, August 28, 2017- Thursday, August 31, 2017 at the Howard Gittis Student Center at Temple University.

The purpose of this camp is to expose youth to various careers, give them hands on experience in those careers, help them make career connections and gain college exposure! The camp includes fun career activities, career exploration, opportunities for participants to connect with business professionals (i.e. actors, lawyers, doctors, fashion designers, engineers, muscians, and entrepreneurs) and a FREE Career & College tour!

 

Malik's Journey Foundation Back to School Giveaway

Event Details
Date: 
August 26, 2017
Malik's Journey Foundation presents it's 1st annual Anti-Bullying Back 2 School Book bag give away event on Saturday August 26, 2017 at PennyPacker Elementary School from 1pm- 5pm.

Register your child by sending their name and what grade they will be attending in September. You can send this information to maliksjourney10@gmail.com. You must print out the number of tickets according to the number of names you send to the email address. Child must be present to receive their bookbag. Print out your ticket at the end and bring a copy with you to receive your childs bookbag.

Philly Youth Poetry Movement (PYPM

Location

232 Vine Street
Philadelphia, PA 19106
United States
267-650-7917
232 Vine Street
Philadelphia, PA 19106
Display Address?: 
Yes
Primary Contact
Erica
Atwood
Director

To provide a safe haven for Philadelphia’s youth to discover the power of their voices through poetry and spoken word, by using their voices, youth cultivate personal and social transformation.

Services provided: 
Literary arts education programming for youth ages 13-19; creative expression, critical literacy, life skills, and civic engagement.

Kind Institute

Location

1448 South 17th Street
Philadelphia, PA 19146
United States
215-518-8677
1448 South 17th Street
Philadelphia, PA 19146
Display Address?: 
Yes
Primary Contact
Eric
Biseca
Executive Director

Art Programming for the community of Point Breeze

 

Services provided: 
Art Gallery space and after school programming

Inner Strength Foundation

Location

C/O Urban Affairs Coalition
1207 Chestnut Street
Philadelphia, PA 19107
United States
413-212-1622
C/O Urban Affairs Coalition
1207 Chestnut Street
Philadelphia, PA 19107
Display Address?: 
Yes
Primary Contact
Amy
Edelstein
Executive Director

To cultivate the minds, hearts, and actions of youth through mindfulness and a developmental perspective on life.

 

Services provided: 
In-school programs for adolescents