Youth Development

"Love Yourself" Cultural Enrichment Workshop hosted by Ridock King

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Date: 
February 28, 2015
This cultural enrichment workshop is for middle school age (10-14) Black and Latino males.

On Saturday, February 28, 2015 from 10AM-2PM, Joshua Keller and Mental Ambition, LLC will host a cultural enrichment workshop. This event will take place at the Martin Luther King Jr. Recreation Center located on 21st & Cecil B. Moore. This workshop will emphasize the important of self-love and self-esteem through cultural expression. Joshua will discuss African American history, hip-hop, community involvement and health and fitness.

Teenshop Inc. 30th Anniversary Debutante Cotillion

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Date: 
June 13, 2015
You are cordially invited to Teenshop Inc.'s 30th Anniversary Debutante Cotillion Saturday, June 13, 2015. The deadline for registration is Saturday, May 30th.

Teenshop Inc. prepares girls for colleges and careers.

Teenshop Inc. Rising Seniors Scholars Program Now Accepting Applications

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April 15, 2015
Now accepting applications for their Rising Seniors Scholars college prep residential program. If you or someone you know is a female high school senior, we encourage you to develop your leadership with Teenshop Inc. at Bryn Mawr College this summer.

UAC Program Partner Teenshop Inc. empowers ‘girls with goals’® to become caring, courageous leaders and change agents in their communities and beyond. Teenshop Inc. is now accepting applications for Rising Senior Scholars, a two week college prep residential program at Bryn Mawr College from July 12th until July 15th. While at Bryn Mawr College, girls who are seniors in high school will attend workshops that cover topics such as leadership, SAT Prep, college essay writing and financial literacy.

2015 African American Children's Book Fair

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Date: 
February 7, 2015
We invite you to come experience an enriching day of African American Children's literacy. Meet and greet with some of the literary world's most profound authors of our time. Make Saturday, February 7. 2015 a family day.

On Saturday, February 7, 2015 from 1pm-3pm, the 2015 African American Children's Book Fair will be hosted at the Community College of Philadelphia located at 17th & Spring Garden Street in the gymnasium. Award-winning authors and illustrators will be in attendance to read and autograph their books. There will be a wide selection of African American books for children, preschool to young adult available for purchase. As an added bonus, promotional giveaways, prizes, and games will highlight the afternoon.

Philadelphia Ballhawks Fundraiser

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Date: 
March 1, 2015
Price: 
$10.00
Bring in March Madness by joining the Philadelphia Ballhawks at their very first fundraiser for 2015.

On Sunday, March 1, 2015 from 4pm-9pm, the Philadelphia Ballhawks will be hosting their first fundraiser for 2015. This exciting event will be held at the 22nd Street Cafe, owned by Big 5 legend, Lionel Simmons. The entrance fee is $10.00. payable at the door. Tickets will be issued on a first come, first serve basis, so get there early. We hope to see you there!

Stemnasium Learning Academy "Hour of Code" Philadelphia

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Date: 
December 8, 2014
Join us as we bring this innovative education to Philadelphia Youth! All students K - 12 are encouraged to attend this FREE event!

The HOUR OF CODE is a nationwide initiative by CSEdWeek and code.org to introduce computer programming to 10 million students and encourage them to learn programming. The Hour of Code Philadelphia kicks off December, 8 2014 - December 13, 2014.

ODAAT Holiday Jam/Annual Christmas Toy Giveaway

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December 23, 2014
Join UAC Program Partner, One Day At A Time (ODAAT) and community activist, Charlie Mack at the Uptown Theater for a host of holiday performances to better your spirits.

On Tuesday, December 23, Urban Affairs Coalition Program Partner One Day at a Time (ODAAT) will hold their 2014 Holiday Jam/Annual Christmas Toy Giveaway beginning at 3pm outside the Uptown Theater located on Broad Street. Community activist Charlie Mack will join ODAAT in hosting this event. Children in attendance can participate in the Toy Giveaway and receive gifts from Santa and Maximus.