2017 Corporate Internships Program

This summer Philadelphia Youth Basketball held its second summer Corporate Internship Program. Seven corporate interns from various colleges and universities joined us for a summer of challenging work where they grew as young professionals and hopefully had some fun...

X’s and O’s by Kenny Holdsman – July 2017

Philadelphia Youth Basketball at its core is a basketball based youth development organization. However, we also believe that we have a unique ability to add value to the work force and community development goals of neighborhoods throughout Philadelphia. As a startup...

“Back Board” Member Profile – Greg Seltzer

Board Member and Budget and Finance Committee member, Greg Seltzer, has been an integral part of Philadelphia Youth Basketball’s (PYB) growth from Day 1. When PYB first started in June of 2015, Greg was one of the first people chosen to lead our mission. John Langel,...

Staff Member Spotlight – Jayla Greene

PYB Coach, Jayla Greene, is a few weeks away from wrapping up her second summer with Philadelphia Youth Basketball (PYB). Growing up Jayla played basketball for Philadelphia Triple Threat’s AAU team, where we played for PYB’s Program Director and Co-Founder, Eric...
Collegiate Summer Camp Series Highlights

Collegiate Summer Camp Series Highlights

On July 31st, PYB will host its last Collegiate Summer Camper Series week at La Salle University. Thus far, PYB has run 5 weeks of dynamic, fun and transformative camps at Chestnut Hill College, Philadelphia University, St. Joseph’s University, Temple University, and...

Youth Leadership and Basketball Worldwide

Did you know Kyrie Irving is from Melbourne, Australia? Or that there are over 113 international players in the NBA from over 41 countries and territories? These were some of the topics our kids learned about this past year during the Middle School Partnership...