Category: News & Events

Local Business Helps Teens Explore Medical Career Options

By Gabrielle Salomone, SCEP WorkReady monitor This summer through North Light Community Center’s Summer Career Exploration Program (SCEP), administered by the Philadelphia Youth Network (PYN), Manayunk local business Wallace and Nilan Physical Therapy participated as a worksite hosting Jaelyn Height

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Roxborough Development Corporation hosts teen intern through North Light

Daniel Seddon, an eighteen year old high school graduate, is currently completing a paid summer internship through North Light Community Center’s Summer Career Exploration Program (SCEP), administered by the Philadelphia Youth Network (PYN). Seddon is one out of twenty-nine teens

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Call for Nominations

Each year at the annual gala, North Light recognizes people and businesses that have collaborated and worked diligently with North Light for the betterment of our entire community. These individuals have gone above and beyond the usual community service. Do you know

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Backpack Giveaway on Saturday, July 30

Deserving young students in Roxborough will soon benefit from a national backpack giveaway campaign. TCC, the largest Verizon Authorized Retailer in the U.S., announces today that A Wireless is partnering with the company and its Culture of Good to donate

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Join Us for an Afternoon of Fun!

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Hearts O’ Clover Night at Winnie’s

It’s the Seventh Year! St. Patrick’s Day doesn’t have to be just one day! On Tuesday, March 15th start the celebration early by coming to “Hearts O’ Clover” Night at Winnie’s LeBus, 4266 Main Street in Manayunk. From four to ten o’clock

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Help area high school students visit Villanova University!

North Light’s teen programs are designed to engage and encourage teens to stay in school, and continue with post-secondary education.  Plus, our students are more likely than their peers to graduate high school and gain substantive employment.  Your support can

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Neducsin Scholarship Student Interns in India

Erin Snyder, a recipient of the Neducsin Foundation “Spirit of Manayunk” Scholarship since 2013, recently sent some photos of the incredible experience she’s having. She wrote, “I’m completing a two month internship with Barefoot College, an Indian Non-Governmental Organization based

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Bring the Family for an Afternoon of Fun!

If you’ve always wanted to visit North Light, now is your chance! Take a tour and meet North Light’s staff and class instructors. Join us for an afternoon of fun and see performances by our Youth Choir and Amerikick Karate. Please

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North Light Madness in March 5K

Manayunk Towpath Saturday, March 28, 2015 Registration fee: $25 in advance, $30 day of Register online now! Create your own Run the Day fundraising page and get your friends, family, and coworkers to show their support for you when they

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