Who We Are:
Philly Youth is a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization comprised of motivated adults and young adults ages 25 and under across the Tristate area. Philly Youth is committed to decreasing negative stereotypes of the youth in Philadelphia. Here, at Philly Youth can find stories of youth who are making a positive difference in the community and throughout the world. We also provide opportunities for our youth to keep them motivated such as traveling to help heighten culture awareness, build confidence and develop cultural sensitivity to achieve civic engagement. We also understand the importance in education, since 2018, we have given away over 1,000 school supplies and backpacks to children in the community to ensure they go back to school with confidence and eagerness to learn.
is to eliminate the negative stereotypes of Philadelphia's inner-city youth by empowering and inspiring youth to reach their fullest potential
is to provide Philadelphia's youth with hope and endless possibilities!
How We Work:
We make a difference in the community by providing a variety of opportunities for empowerment and engagement.
GROW YOUR BUSINESS
Do you run a business, organization, or personal brand? We want to promote what you are passionate about by featuring you on our app and social media.
READ AND WRITE OUR STORIES
We hope to inspire youth throughout Philadelphia by highlighting the voices of individuals who are making a positive difference in their communities.
TRAVEL AND LEARN
Philly Youth hosts one opportunity each year for our youth to engage with different cultures, learn how to travel confidently, and discover new experiences.
“Thanks to Philly Youth, I don't feel ashamed of my background. I have overcome and conquered many obstacles. They helped me feel more confident in helping others.”
- William; Age 20