Camp Interns Join PYB Staff this Summer

We are delighted to be employing a cadre of terrific students, leaders, and mentors in our inaugural corporate-based and camp-based intern program.  Our corporate-based interns are immersed in a variety of marketing, fundraising, and organization-building projects,...

Program Staff Profile – Dhaamin Stukes

As part of the educational component to our recently kicked-off Collegiate Summer Camp Series, we have included in each week a day in the classroom to teach young people about the importance of having a coach as a positive mentor in their lives. For proof of that...

Back Board Member Profile – John Langel

For someone born outside the Philadelphia area, Ballard Spahr partner and Philadelphia Youth Basketball Board Chairman, John Langel, is about as intertwined with the city’s basketball community as one could possibly be since joining Ballard in 1975. He has spent time...

X’s and O’s from Kenny Holdsman

If you have been following PYB’s programs this past year – our after-school Middle School Partnership Program, and now our Collegiate Summer Camp Series – you may have noticed several trends, many of which are a direct reflection of our organization’s mission to...

Group Enrollment Initiative for Collegiate Summer Camp Series

Today we are launching our Group Enrollment Initiative for our Collegiate Summer Camp Series!   The value of teamwork is paramount both in basketball and in life, and we are eager to help play a part in fostering cohesive team and group environments in which young...

Philly-Bred Tony Chennault Visits PYB

We are grateful to former-Neumann Goretti and Villanova University point guard Tony Chennault for stopping by our offices on Thursday, June 2nd for a conversation with PYB leaders and our corporate-based and camp-based college interns. Tony stressed the importance of...