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Powerful Partnership: ECS MindSet & The West Philadelphia Skills Initiative

Partnerships with other organizations are one way ECS works to maximize the impact of the work we...

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Out of School Time: Speaking Out at Afterschool Advocacy Day

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ECS OST Culminating Events

ECS’ Out of School Time (OST) recently celebrated the culmination of its summer program with two major events in the Philadelphia area. During these events, ECS students and staff honored key benefactors, leaders, and supporters through performance, poetry and reward ceremonies. More than 200 students took part in the festivities.

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ECS OST SUMMER YOUTH GOLF CLINIC

Youth from the Episcopal Community Services OST and Youth Programs recently participated in a golf clinic at the McCall Golf Club in Delaware County. Amanda-Leigh Player Hall, President of the Gary and Vivienne Player Foundation, organized and hosted the event in honor of the role that golf played in the life of her father, legendary South African golfer Gary Player. Approximately 125 students took part.

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As the Twig is Bent, So Grows the Tree

When children are inspired from a young age, their motivation extends into adulthood.

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GET INVOLVED: FILL THE BUS

You can help our school-aged participants succeed in the classroom!

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IT’S AFTERSCHOOL PROFESSIONALS APPRECIATION WEEK!

“I’m surrounded by adults who care about me; they encourage me to act responsibly.”

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Ernest, and His Ways

Ernest is getting individualized support that gives him the confidence to reach new heights.

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Opening Doors: Jasmine and Emani

Fifth grader Emani is new to the Out of School Time (OST) program.

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Get Involved: Fill the Bus

Each summer, ECS holds a back-to-school drive to support our school-aged participants.

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