WATCH: 15 Years of Success!

At our Crystal Ball, CSFP celebrated 15 years and 22,500 lives transformed with over 400 of our friends and supporters. Join in the magic with this short film.

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Applications for 2,000 new, K-8th grade scholarships are open! Apply online to enter CSFP’s random lottery for 2,000 new, K-8th grade scholarships.

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CSFP has earned its fifth consecutive 4-star rating from Charity Navigator, placing us in the top 7% of charities reviewed by the renowned nonprofit evaluator.

Thank you to all who attended our Crystal Ball, a celebration of past, present, and future.

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CSFP provides needs-based, K-8th grade scholarships for children from low-income Philadelphia families. Interested in private school for your children?

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Meet the children we serve


 Meet Christopher, a rising 6th grader at St. Martha Parrish School. Christopher is passionate about performing arts and spends his free time singing, dancing and acting. He is excited to begin his role as a student council representative next year and looks forward to mentoring younger students. His mother, Antoinette, attributes her son’s high academic...

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Meet Antoinette, a rising sixth-grader at Holy Cross School. Antoinette loves gymnastics, her mother, and is her own role model. This spirited young student has dreams of becoming an astronaut and is determined to continue her education at a good high school and university. Antoinette Q: What do you like to do for fun? A:...

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Meet Jayden, a 4th grade student at St. Peter the Apostle. Jayden is passionate about reading and dreams of becoming a veterinarian. His mother, Melinda knows Jayden is receiving a quality education at St. Peter and she loves how the curriculum includes Spanish, music, and religion.  Jayden Q: What do you like to do for...

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Meet Nevaeh, a 3rd grader at Timothy Academy. Nevaeh’s favorite subject is art and she loves to spend her free time drawing. When Nevaeh grows up she wants to be a veterinarian or a baker. Her mother, Brenda feels good each morning when she drops Neveah off at school because she knows her daughter is...

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Meet Alicia, a 3rd grader at Beulah Baptist Christian Day School. Alicia loves math and spending time at Chuck E’ Cheese’s on her days off. Her mother, Cherita, credits the education Alicia receives at her private school with Alicia’s academic success. In the above photo, Alicia was awarded a bible scholarship and an award for outstanding...

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Meet Sajayah, a kindergartner at Al-Aqsa Academy, who dreams of becoming a veterinarian and loves learning math and Arabic. Her mother, Tara, is grateful for the security and education Al-Aqsa provides for Sajayah. Sajayah Q: What do you like to do for fun? A: To go to kindergarten! Q: What is your favorite subject at...

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With the PA EITC and OSTC programs, you can use your state tax dollars to provide scholarships for low-income children.

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