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CSFP Lottery Day Celebration Brings Over 100 to Navy Yard

Mar 13, 2015

On March 12, CSFP hosted over 100 volunteers, supporters, and friends at Franklin Square Capital Partners’ brand new headquarters in the Navy Yard to deliver some great news to low-income Philadelphia families. CSFP selected 2,000 new four-year scholarship winners from its random lottery. This means that 2,000 more K-8th grade low-income children will gain financial…

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Weekend at the Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University Draws Over 1,300

Mar 10, 2015

On Saturday, March 7 and Sunday, March 8, CSFP hosted its 10th and largest Weekend at the Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University. Over 1,300 scholarship recipients and their family members joined CSFP in a visit to the Academy and toured the collection and special exhibits throughout the day. This popular cultural outing is…

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CSL Behring to Provide $80,000 in Scholarship Funding For Low – Income Students in Philadelphia Area

Mar 9, 2015

Company and Employees Cultivate a Culture of Giving, Including Partnering with Children’s Scholarship Fund Philadelphia

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CSFP and Speaker Turzai Visit DePaul Catholic School

Feb 6, 2015

On January 29, CSFP Executive Director Ina Lipman joined PA House Speaker Mike Turzai (R.- Allegheny) to visit with Philadelphia students receiving scholarships from Children’s Scholarship Fund Philadelphia (CSFP), and their families, at CSFP partner DePaul Catholic School in Germantown. Speaker Turzai met with children and parents at DePaul to learn more about their blended…

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CSFP Executive Director Ina Lipman Appears on Comcast Newsmakers

Feb 2, 2015

On January 30, CSFP Executive Director Ina Lipman was interviewed by Jill Horner on Comcast Newsmakers. Ina spoke about CSFP’s K-8th grade scholarship program and the random lottery system utilized by CSFP to distribute needs-based scholarship awards. Now at the successful midway point of its Campaign for 10,000 Children, CSFP is well on its way…

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CSFP Executive Director Joins Panel Discussion for School Choice Week

Jan 27, 2015

On January 22, CSFP Executive Director Ina B. Lipman joined other area educational leaders at the National Constitution Center for a panel discussion of educational options in Philadelphia for National School Choice Week 2015. Lipman discussed the need to continue to provide quality educational options for Philadelphia families. Together with Executive Director of Choice Media…

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