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Lottery Day

Thursday, March 10, 2016


Franklin Square Capital Partners (Navy Yard)

CSFP’s Annual Lottery Day celebration will be held March 10th. CSFP supporters will make calls to families who have applied to and won our scholarship lottery, letting them know that everything is about to change for their child. Invitations will be mailed shortly.

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2016 Summer Camp Fairs

Jan 12, 2016

It’s never too early to start thinking about summer camp options for your child. Take a look at the list of upcoming summer camp fairs in Philadelphia and surrounding areas. Meet with one-on-one camp representatives and start talking about options today. Click here for the full list.

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MLK Day of Service – Application Distribution – January 16, 2016

Dec 2, 2015

CSFP will host a service project on January 16th from 9:30 AM to 1:00 PM to make Philadelphia families aware of our open scholarship application season. Volunteers from CSFP including the Parent Network, Young Friends and others will canvas Philadelphia neighborhoods and distribute CSFP scholarship applications and information to local businesses and organizations. Volunteer with…

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CSFP Application Launch

Wednesday, November 18, 2015


National Constitution Center
525 Arch St,
Philadelphia, PA 19106

Join CSFP for the opening of our scholarship application for the 2016-2017 school year at the National Constitution Center. Show your support for our program and join in the excitement of the release of new applications. The program will begin at 9:45AM and we will begin accepting applications for our random scholarship lottery upon the…

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CSFP @ Adventure Aquarium

Oct 22, 2015

CSFP Families: You’re Invited! In partnership with Art-Reach, we invite you and your family to join us for a day at the Adventure Aquarium on November 14, 2015 at a deeply discount rate. Check your e-mail for this special offer! NOTE: For special pricing, an e-mail admission ticket from CSFP IS required. For more information, contact…

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School Choice: The Role of the Constitution and the Courts in Improving Education

Monday, November 2, 2015

4:00 PM

National Constitution Center
Independence Mall
525 Arch Street
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19106

Join area experts for two sessions focusing on education in Philadelphia and the nation. The first panels features four nonprofit leaders for a discussion of equal education in Philadelphia: Ina Lipman of CSFP, Mark Gleason of Philadelphia School Partnership, Deborah Gordon Klehr of the Education Law Center, and Donna Cooper of Public Citizens for Health….

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High School Workshop and School Fair

Saturday, October 17, 2015

Roman Catholic High School
301 N. Broad Street
Philadelphia, PA 19107

Rising CSFP 6th, 7th, and 8th graders and their parents are invited to join us for our 2015 High School Workshop and School Fair. Learn about scholarship opportunities, application processes, and gain some tips and tricks for interviews before meeting with representatives from local high schools at a school fair. Please note that the High…

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First Sundays at The Barnes Foundation

Sunday, September 6, 2015

The Barnes Foundation
2025 Benjamin Franklin Pkwy
Philadelphia, PA 19130

In partnership with Art-Reach, CSFP families can now visit the Barnes Foundation for free (a $25 value) every first Sunday, starting June 7th.

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Math & Writing Tutorial for students entering 8th & 9th grades in Fall 2015

Tuesday, July 14, 2015

5:15PM to 8:30PM

Friends Select School
1651 Benjamin Franklin Parkway
Philadelphia, PA 19103

Six sessions, beginning July 14, held at Friends Select School

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Annual Student Award Ceremony

Thursday, June 18, 2015

10:00 AM

Kimmel Center
300 S. Broad Street
Philadelphia, PA 19102

Join CSFP in celebrating the achievements of our scholars, alumni, graduating 8th graders, dedicated teachers and parents, and our 2,000 new scholarship recipients.

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