Author: Philadelphia Education Fund

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PEF Partners with Philadelphia Foundation and Lenfest Foundation to Address Barriers to Foster Student Success

By Philadelphia Education Fund Posted: May 12, 2021

Youth involved in foster care experience unique challenges and barriers to educational attainment. Approximately 50% of former foster youth will…

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Explore STEM Philly Goes Virtual

By Philadelphia Education Fund Posted: April 23, 2021

In honor of Volunteer Appreciation Week we are proud to uplift the work of our Explore STEM Philly volunteers. Explore…

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I Am Philadelphia: A PhillyGoes2College and Wawa Welcome America Young Voices Contest

By Philadelphia Education Fund Posted: March 30, 2021

Philadelphia Education Fund and PhillyGoes2College are thrilled to announce that we are partnering with the Wawa Welcome America Festival to…

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Philly Goes 2 College Launches Refreshed and Redesigned Website

By Philadelphia Education Fund Posted: March 15, 2021

We are pleased to introduce you to a refreshed and redesigned PhillyGoes2College.org! PhillyGoes2College is Philadelphia Education Fund’s online college access…

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GSK announces over $1M for local nonprofits to increase equity in STEM education and careers

By Philadelphia Education Fund Posted: February 4, 2021

This morning, February 4, 2021, GSK announced over $1M for local nonprofits to increase equity in STEM education and careers,…

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We're Hiring!

We’re Hiring!

By Philadelphia Education Fund Posted: January 19, 2021

We’re excited to announce three new development positions: Are you an energetic and experienced fundraising professional looking to take on…

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PEF Announces Election of Three New Board Members

By Philadelphia Education Fund Posted: September 8, 2020

PEF is delighted to announce the election of three new members to the Board of Directors on August 20th. Aleksandra…

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PEF Welcomes Four New Board Members!

By Philadelphia Education Fund Posted: August 5, 2020

  PEF is delighted to announce the election of four new members to the Board of Directors on June 25th….

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PEF is Hiring!

By Philadelphia Education Fund Posted: July 22, 2020

The Philadelphia Education Fund has been a leading education services provider to students, teachers, and schools for more than 30…

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The Philly School District’s Budget with Uri Monson, CFO, on July 9

By Philadelphia Education Fund Posted: June 22, 2020

What does it look like to plan for a school district budget in the midst of a global pandemic? That…

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