Join PCCY to Support Full and Fair Funding for Schools. The Governor's proposed budget for education only restores 45% of the $1 billion cut made to education four years ago. Join PCCY as we advocate for full and fair funding for all Pennsylvania's schools.
In Philadelphia: March 13th: Day of Action in Philadelphia City Hall. Join us at 10:30am on the 4th Floor for a press conference and/or sign up to visit your Councilperson at 9am, 12pm or 4pm. Click here for a PDF flyer to print and share. For more information about this event, please email Devon Miner at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 215-563-5848 x12
Pre-K for PA: Join the campaign to ensure access to high quality preschool programs for all three and four year olds in Pennsylvania. Click here to learn more about Pre-K for PA.
- MontCo for Pre-K: Weds. March 5 at MCCC http://prekforpa.org/montco.html
Lifting Little Hands: National and Local Responses to Young Children Living in Poverty, Wednesday, March 19, 2914, 4:30pm to 6:30pm at Bodek Lounge, First Floor Houston Hall at the University of Pennsylvania (3417 Spruce Street). RSVP: bit.ly/greenfield2014
CELEBRATION OF THE 2014 PUBLIC CITIZEN FOR CHILDREN AND YOUTH: HONORING ANNE MORRISSEY, PRESIDENT, AMERIHEALTH CARITAS: Mark your calendar! On April 9th, PCCY will present its 2014 Public Citizen of the Year Award to Anne Morrissey, Chief Operating Officer, AmeriHealth Caritas. We hope you can join us for this special celebration of Anne's tireless advocacy and sincere commitment to our young people
Click here to go to the event page to get your tickets today and find our more about our terrific silent auction! Tickets $150 and $75 for under 35.
Give Kids A Smile Day - FREE dental care will be available for children in the Upper Darby, Havertown and West Philadelphia areas on Wednesday, April 16th and Friday, April 18th, 2014 (some students will be off from school). This special event is especially for children who have not had a dental exam in the last six months or who do not have health insurance. Participating dentists will provide free screenings and cleanings. Please call 215-563-5848215-563-5848 x32 to schedule an appointment.
Give Kids Sight Day - FREE Eye Care and Eyeglasses, Saturday, April 12, 2014 @ Wills Eye Institute Especially for children (0-18) who don’t have any health insurance or don’t have vision coverage. Children welcome from Bucks, Chester, Delaware, Montgomery and Philadelphia Counties Volunteers are also needed! For more information and to volunteer contact:Colleen McCauley, Public Citizens for Children and Youth, email@example.com and 215-563-5848215-563-5848 x33
Be sure to check out the community calendar for other meetings and/or events
PCCY's meetings require an RSVP and are generally held at the United Way Building located at 1709 Benjamin Franklin Parkway (between 17th & 18th Streets) unless otherwise indicated. You can RSVP for any meeting or event by calling 215-563-5848215-563-5848 or emailing firstname.lastname@example.org.