Invest in Our Work: Investing in PYN empowers Philadelphia youth.

You can improve the lives of young people, enhance local talent pipelines, and help make Philadelphia stronger by choosing to work with PYN.

Challenge

While Philadelphia’s national profile continues to grow, our city holds the highest rate of poverty amongst the 10 largest cities in America. Until systems are built that allow every young person access to meaningful education and career training — this statistic will not change.

Solution

In order to succeed as a city, organizations like PYN need funding and resources to create systems for education and employment that help Philadelphia’s youth flourish.

Why Invest

By investing in PYN you are adding value to Philadelphia’s future. Through your generosity, we are preparing teens and young adults of Philadelphia for their future careers with financial literacy, real-world work experiences, GED and high school completion, and much more. The benefits are endless, and the impact is timeless.

There is No Wrong Way to Invest with PYN

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Individuals

By donating to PYN, you directly support education and employment opportunities that give teens and young adults in Philadelphia the chance to succeed, achieve their dreams, and participate in opportunities or experiences that will prepare them for their future.

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Employers

Partnering with PYN as an employer not only supports the youth of Philadelphia, it helps grow your business, develop talent, and save money.

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Foundations

If you’re part of a corporate or philanthropic foundation and would like to support PYN, we are here to help make that happen.

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The Best Support System in Philadelphia

It takes an abundance of support to fuel our cause and make a difference in the lives of young people across Philadelphia. Check out our list of financial supporters and contact us to add your name to it today.

Learn More About PYN-Supported Initiatives

WorkReady

WorkReady helps teens and young adults engage in meaningful experiences during the summer, school-year, and out of school time.

E³ services help young people take the next step toward a career through comprehensive and individualized support that includes connection to post-secondary education, paid work experience, adult mentorship, career pathway coaching, and more.

Philly Summer Jobs Fund

The Philly Summer Jobs Fund was created to support Philadelphia’s young people as they gain the skills and work experiences they need to succeed in today’s economy.

Opportunity Youth Relief Fund

The Opportunity Youth Relief Fund addresses the immediate needs of 16-24 year olds disconnected from school and work in Philadelphia. This flexible fund supports a variety of needs, including assistance for food, transportation, housing, technology equipment, and wireless connectivity. The fund helps young people connect education and employment pathways.

Donate to PYN

Your financial support helps young people prepare for success in school, work, and life.

Our Supporters

Check out the full list of amazing supporters who make our work possible.

Contact PYN

If you would like to learn more about the many ways you can invest in PYN – including EITC, grants, and unique partnerships – contact the PYN team.