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Giving Tuesday: What dreams have you accomplished?

Everybody has dreams for the future. In this season of gratitude, we want you to think back to a...

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Children & Youth

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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Children & Youth

Ernest, and His Ways

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

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Children & Youth

Opening Doors: Jasmine and Emani

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

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Children & Youth

Get Involved: Fill the Bus

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

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Children & Youth

Helping Families Thrive Together

TV’s aren’t playing in the background and no smartphones or tablets are in sight. Practically unheard of these days, families are sitting around the table, enjoying dinner together, and learning about what’s going on at their child’s school and afterschool program.

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Children & Youth

Meet Janet: A Trusted Neighbor

Originally from Puerto Rico, Ms. Janet moved to Feltonville 30 years ago and has worked for the Philadelphia School District for 24. 

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Children & Youth

Meet Noah: A Natural Born Leader

“There’s a whole lot of things to do here. There’s lacrosse club, basketball club, dance club, football club … and we do all those things. I’m the best defense in football!” he exclaimed.

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