Youth

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.

Philadelphia Anti-Drug/Anti-Violence Network 2015 PAAN Slam

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February 4, 2015
Calling all poets, rappers, vocalists and lyricists! If you are between the ages of 10-18, we encourage you to showcase your talent at the 2015 PAAN Slam.

UAC Program Partner Philadelphia Anti-Drug/Anti-Violence Network (PAAN) will host their 2015 PAAN Slam on Wednesday, February 4th at the Pearl Movie Theater at 1600 N Broad. All poets, rappers, vocalists and lyricists ages 10-18 are welcome, however participants cannot use profanity, vulgar language or sexual explicit content. Those interested in performing must arrive at 3:30pm for auditions and material review.

2015 African American Children's Book Fair

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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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March 1, 2015
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$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!

Global Citizen: King Day of Service at Girard College

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January 19, 2015
Join Global Citizen at Girard College for a King Day of Service for Health & Wellness screenings and a Kids Carnival.

Come join Global Citizen on January 19th, 2015 at Girard College for their King Day of Service event. Beginning at 8am, organizations will host a Health and Wellness Fair that will provide expert health advice, screenings for diabetes, sickle cell anemia, HIV/AIDS and CPR training. At 9am, the King Day of Service Kids Carnival will offer service opportunities, stories and art projects all relating to the life, legacy and teachings of Dr. Martin Luther King.

Sources for Human Health Services- Behavior Training Courses

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January 16, 2015

Sources for Human Health Services is now offering behavior training courses with the next session being held January 16th, 2015 at Belmont Hospital. Stephanie Newberg, a Field Education Liaison, Clinical Supervisor and Continuing Education Lecturer at Bryn Mawr College Graduate School of Social Work and Social Health will be leading the training and discussing the topic Adolescents, Cyber Relationships and Sexuality: Risk Taking Behaviors and the Implications for Emotional and Relational Development.

Stemnasium Learning Academy "Hour of Code" Philadelphia

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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.