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

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...

X’s and O’s from Kenny Holdsman – July

As the Week 4 Camp of our Collegiate Summer Camp Series began at Temple University, I took a moment to reflect upon our participating young people and their PYB experience: It is 8 a.m. and young kids are pouring into Temple’s athletics center for PYB camp. ...

PYB is Coming to South Jersey!

On August 4th, from 6 p.m. – 7:30 p.m., PYB will be holding a meet and greet “briefing” about Philadelphia Youth Basketball at the Katz JCC in Cherry Hill, N.J.  The event will help raise awareness about PYB’s transformative mission for youth...

New Coaching Staff for Girls’ Empowerment Program

On the evenings of August 9th and 11th, from 5 p.m. – 9 p.m., PYB will be hosting a dynamic Girls’ Empowerment Program on the campus of Girard College for young women entering grades 9 through the first year in college.  Programming will include basketball...

Off-Court with NBA Math Hoops

We are thrilled to embark on a partnership with Learn Fresh Education Co. to provide our student-athletes the NBA Math Hoops game this summer. As a new addition to Philadelphia Youth Basketball’s Collegiate Summer Camp Series off-court, academic curriculum, it...