Happy 4th Birthday, PYB! A word from our President & CEO

Dear Friends of PYB, June 1, 2019, marks the beginning of the 5th year of operations for Philadelphia Youth Basketball, and we are proud to report that the start-up phase of building a robust and relevant organization has been achieved. This foundational work, which...

PYB is Hiring!

Philadelphia Youth Basketball is looking for three dedicated individuals to join our Fund Development and Operations teams as full-time salaried employees. To view the full job descriptions, click the links below: Marketing & Special Events Coordinator –...

4 Years of April Madness, 4 Years of Success

Watch the 2019 April Madness Recap Video here! On Saturday, April 13th, 2019, athletes from throughout Greater Philadelphia filled the Palestra to play in PYB’s 4th Annual April Madness Tournament. With three championships on the line, teams competed hard. In the end,...

Special Visit From Kobe Bryant

  “True strength comes from your vulnerability. You don’t hide from being vulnerable. That is your greatest source of strength and magic that you have within you.”  On March 21st, creator, Philadelphia legend, and ‘Wizenard’, Kobe Bryant visited...

PYB Summer Internship Opportunity

PYB is seeking to hire 4-5 summer “corporate interns” and 8-10 “camp interns” to add real value to our organization’s efforts in the areas of strategic communications, marketing and social media; fundraising and special events; and programming. As an...
An Interview with PYB Co-Founder and Program Director: Eric Worley

An Interview with PYB Co-Founder and Program Director: Eric Worley

Eric Worley is a staple in the Philadelphia Basketball Community and a vital member of the PYB Team. As a co-founder of the organization and the Director of Programming, Eric has an intense passion for the game and an innate awareness of the need in PYB programming...
Jordyn Reynolds – 3 Year PYB Student-Athlete

Jordyn Reynolds – 3 Year PYB Student-Athlete

As PYB celebrates it’s 3rd Birthday, the team decided to take a look back at a few individuals who have grown with PYB since it’s inception. First, we will highlight 3 year PYB Student-Athlete Jordyn Reynolds, a student at Overlook Elementary School. Jordyn is 12...
Staff Member Spotlight: Di’anna Thomas-Palmer

Staff Member Spotlight: Di’anna Thomas-Palmer

Di’anna Thomas-Palmer grew up in Mt. Airy then moved to Northeast while in elementary school. Di’anna (known by “Dee” among her PYB colleague s) went went attend Fox Chase Elementary and Wilson Middle School before transferring to William Penn...
April Madness Recap

April Madness Recap

On Saturday, April 14th, 2018, twenty teams from throughout Greater Philadelphia filled the Palestra to play in PYB’s 3rd Annual April Madness Tournament. With city-wide bragging rights on the line teams competed hard, but in the end the true winners were the...