“Brick-by-Brick” – February Fundraising Update

PYB is pleased to announce our noteworthy fundraising advances and our tactical plan moving forward. PYB, launched in the spring of 2015, has already made considerable strides during the past eight months of operation. We have an organization, a Board of Directors, a...

Program Staff Profile – Eric Worley

Eric Worley, a member on PYB’s founding committee, shared with PYB a little bit about himself, his rich basketball roots, and his strong involvement and feelings regarding PYB. Born and raised in Philadelphia, Eric attended Central High School and is a graduate of...

“Back Board Member” Profile – Lynn West

PYB presents a monthly feature on our dedicated board members.  This month we meet Lynn West, Director of Patient Access at the Rothman Institute. This month, PYB had to the opportunity to sit down with PYB board member Lynn West to learn more about her story, her...

PYB Pilot Program Update – February 2016

In conjunction with Temple University’s College of Education and Temple’s Athletics Department, 80 girls and boys from four North Philadelphia middle schools-Jay Cooke Elementary, Paul L. Dunbar School, James G. Blaine Academics Plus and William D. Kelley School-are...

PYB on the Radio!

Our program staff, board and leadership have made several appearances on the radio over the past few weeks.  Check out a few of our segments to learn more about PYB and what we are currently up to: WURD-AM - Sat. Feb 20WOGL-FM - Sun. Feb...

Photos from PYB Launch Press Conference

The Philadelphia Youth Basketball official launch press conference on December 3, 2016 featured a number of PYB supporters including Mayor Jim Kenney, Dawn Staley, Aaron McKie, Fran Dunphy, Steve Donahue, and more! See the photo set...