BENEFITING: PHILADELPHIA YOUTH FOR CHANGE
YouthBuild Philadelphia Charter School is an awesome not-for-profit organization that provides out-of-school youth in Philadelphia the broadest range of tools, supports and opportunities to help them become self-sufficient, responsible and productive citizens. YouthBuild blends rigorous academic curriculum with community service experiences and on-the-job training in construction, technology or nursing. Many students are young parents, and unfortunately 15-20% of students experience homelessness every year.
We are a team of Rutgers-Camden Business students, and our goal is to raise $500 so that students in the program (and their children can enjoy a Thanksgiving dinner.