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Educate Philly: Virtual Gala to Benefit PEF's College Access, STEM, & Scholarship Programs
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June 18, 2020
12:00 pm
- 1:15 pm

Educate Philly: Virtual Gala to Benefit PEF’s College Access, STEM, & Scholarship Programs

Virtual Event

At the Master Class in Comms 101: The Media and Education, our panel will discuss and debate the media’s impact on students’ understanding of the world around them – from COVID-19 to the upcoming Presidential election, and they’ll be taking your questions LIVE!


  • Tamala EdwardsCo-Anchor of 6ABC Action News Mornings and Host of 6ABC’s Inside Story
  • Garrett GraffFormer Editor of POLITICO and New York Times Bestselling Author
  • Ed RendellFormer Governor of Pennsylvania and Co-founder, Rendell Center for Civics and Civic Engagement
  • Farah Jimenez, Philadelphia Education Fund President & CEO, Moderator


And, our student highlights will remind us that as we struggle with the present, there are bright young futures that can blossom with our support.


  • Shining Star:  Wenting Dong, Temple University
  • Rising Star: Jayson Burgos, Olney Charter High School
  • Rising Star: Inya Wyche, Olney Charter High School


Choose from 3 ways to participate! Purchase a ticket to the live-streamed event!    Become a sponsor!     Donate!

Since our area’s high schools and colleges closed, Education Fund staff have re-invented the way they work as college access advisors, STEM teacher and student program managers, and college scholarship mentors. We sincerely thank you for your financial support.