The Importance of Data Collection & Measuring PYB’s Impact

At Philadelphia Youth Basketball, we take pride in providing opportunities for our student-athletes to succeed in all areas of their lives.  We are further motivated when we see our young people and their families share their positive experiences with our staff.  Most...

Staff Member Spotlight – Kyle Lafferty

Continuous improvement. This mantra is practiced by Kyle Lafferty, PYB’s new Program Operations Coordinator. Starting as a full-time employee in September 2017, Kyle Lafferty is new to the position, but is not a new member of the Philadelphia Youth Basketball family....

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

As the new school year begins, PYB is poised to launch its 3rd year of the Middle School Partnership Program (MSPP).  We look forward to continuing our growth by adding two additional schools and another 60 student-athletes from high need schools and communities. In...

“Back Board” Member Profile – Jessica Alexander

PYB welcomed Jessica Alexander to its Board of Directors this July, after she had been involved with the organization for over a year. While she is one of the newest Board Members to join our team, Jess has already made a significant impact on our organization from...

Academic Mentors Needed

PYB is looking for Academic Mentors to join our Middle School Partnership Program (MSPP). If you’re passionate about education, the youth of Philly and hoops, please take a look! This is a great opportunity for education, social work, psychology, community or...