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Effective July 30th, CSFP is Moving to a New Office!

Jul 26, 2012

Children’s Scholarship Fund Philadelphia is excited to announce that we are moving. Effective Monday, July 30th, our new address is 100 South Broad Street, Suite 1200, Philadelphia, PA 19110. Our staff will be moving between Friday, July 27th and Monday, July 30th, so please keep this in mind when contacting our office. Although our mail…

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CSFP honored at Main Line Society of Professional Women (SPW) Event in June

Jul 16, 2012

CSFP Executive Director Ina Lipman addressed 225 people in attendance at the sold out Main Line Society of Professional Women (SPW) event on June 21st. Ina described CSFP’s mission to provide four-year, K-8th grade scholarships to low income Philadelphia families and spoke about CSFP’s exciting Campaign for 10,000 Children. The campaign marks CSFP’s goal to…

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Philanthropist James Maguire was honored at our 10th Annual Awards Ceremony

Jun 22, 2012

Also honored were art & essay award winners, college-bound CSFP alumni, and corporate donor Mass Marketing Insurance Group On June 15th at Citizens Bank Park, home of the Phillies, CSFP welcomed 2,000 new Philadelphia families into our scholarship program. This is the largest new group of scholarship recipients CSFP has ever had. We are beyond…

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CSFP takes part in Romney’s education roundtable

May 25, 2012

Children’s Scholarship Fund Philadelphia’s Board President and CSF National Board Member Evie McNiff participated in Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney’s education roundtable, held at a Philadelphia charter school yesterday. At the event, Romney voiced his support for high-quality parental choice in education, calling for federal funds to follow every child, whether their parents want to…

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Your business can contribute to CSFP by reallocating its PA tax liability through the PA EITC program

May 10, 2012

Help make a great investment in the life of a Philadelphia child at little or no cost . The Educational Improvement Tax Credit program was established in 2001 to provide businesses with a tax credit for their donations to nonprofit Scholarship or Education Improvement organizations . The PA Educational Improvement Tax Credit (EITC) provides companies…

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2012 Award Ceremony to be Held at Citizen’s Bank Park, June 15th

May 9, 2012

We are thrilled to announce that we will be awarding 2,000 new scholarships at our annual award ceremony on June 15, 2012 at the home of the Philadelphia Phillies, Citizen’s Bank Park. James J. Maguire will be honored as CSFP’s 2012 Citizen of the Year at this year’s award ceremony. Together with his wife Frannie,…

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CSFP Offering 2,000 New Scholarships – Pick Up Your 2012 Application Friday, Nov. 18th!!

Nov 11, 2011

Join us at Citizen’s Bank Park as we celebrate with the Phillie Phanatic and begin to distribute our 2012 scholarship applications. Be among the first to apply! This year, CSFP will be offering 2,000 new K-8th grade scholarships to start in September 2012. You can pick up applications for yourself, your school, or anyone else…

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CSFP Honored Dr. Howard Fuller, PNC Bank, and Scholarship Families at June 17th Award Ceremony Event

Jun 13, 2011

On June 17th at Drexel University, CSFP welcomed 750 new K-8th grade students into our scholarship program. We also honored Dr. Howard Fuller, chair and co-founder of Black Alliance for Education Options as our CSFP 2011 Citizen of the Year, along with PNC Bank for their philanthropic leadership with regard to education, as our CSFP…

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CSFP Supports PA Senate Bill 1

Mar 21, 2011

Highlights of the Bill include the issuance of student vouchers for families whose incomes are at or below 130 percent of the federal poverty level (i.e. on average less than $29,000 per year for a family of four) and reside in areas with designated “failed” schools.

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2011 School Directory now available

Mar 16, 2011

The most updated version of our School Directory (of Philadelphia & Philadelphia area Private and Parochial schools) is available now online! Download it now below:

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