Super 16 Middle School Tournament – Register Now!

Super 16 Middle School Tournament – Register Now!

Philadelphia Youth Basketball is pleased to announce the upcoming Super 16 Middle School Basketball Tournament!   On Martin Luther King Jr. Weekend, January 14th-16th, PYB will host two 16-team tournaments (one boys & one girls) on the campus of Germantown...

PYB Job Opening – Capital Campaign Director/Major Gifts Officer

Philadelphia Youth Basketball has had a terrific 16 months of establishing an organization, launching a program, raising early seed capital, and building a diverse and influential constituency of supporters across our city and region.   Now, with the strong...
Back Board Member – Robin Thomas

Back Board Member – Robin Thomas

At PYB, we are dedicated to serving young people in the Philadelphia region by providing them with high-quality, holistic development opportunities to achieve their full potential as students, athletes, and responsible and engaged citizens.  For PYB’s board member,...
X’s & O’s from Kenny Holdsman – September

X’s & O’s from Kenny Holdsman – September

As the board and staff of Philadelphia Youth Basketball are working diligently to assemble the pieces of a $25 million capital campaign to construct a world-class youth basketball and education center in North Philadelphia, we are ensuring that citizens of all ages...
Staff Profile – Diana Venezia

Staff Profile – Diana Venezia

The unique passion, energy, and obsession of Philadelphian basketball community can be tough to fully understand and capture for people who come into the community from the outside.  Thankfully for Diana Venezia, she had already grown up with a large window looking...
Philadelphia Olympians Take Home the Gold

Philadelphia Olympians Take Home the Gold

With the 2016 Olympic Games wrapping this past month, the Philadelphia community can look back on the games in Rio with pride.  Philadelphia athletes represented the United States of America in the world’s biggest festival of sport and returned home with medals around...
Summer Intern Program Recap

Summer Intern Program Recap

During the summer months, PYB was fortunate to employ a group of capable and hardworking young leaders in our inaugural Intern Program.  All of our interns, both camp-based and corporate-based, served as critical advocates and recruiters for our inaugural Collegiate...
Program Staff Profile – Jayla Greene

Program Staff Profile – Jayla Greene

On August 9th and August 11th, PYB will be hosting the Girls’ Empowerment Program for high school-aged female student-athletes.  The basketball development and off-court facilitated gender-specific conversations will be run by a first-rate staff of six accomplished...
Back Board Member Profile – David Gould

Back Board Member Profile – David Gould

The board of PYB is dynamic for many reasons, not least of which is its all-encompassing diversity.  Across the board, there is not only demographic diversity, but a tremendous diversity of age and professional background. Strategic Planning Committee Chairman, David...