Recent News

Great Learning
New Study Explores Path To Expanded Quality Early Learning Environments In Pennsylvania
The Study, Conducted by the Penn Child Research Center and the Consortium for Policy Research in Education, Examines Opportunities for Improvement in...
Watershed Protection
Philadelphia Receives $1.5M For Bike Share Expansion
Philadelphia has received a one-year, $1.5 million grant to expand the city’s bike sharing program, the mayor’s office announced Tuesday.
Creative Communities, Watershed Protection
$1.5 million grant from William Penn to expand Philly bike-share program
Philadelphia's bike-share program has received a large grant to bring the bikes to more neighborhoods. 
Great Learning
Partnership Brings Quality Early-Childhood Education to Northeast Philadelphia Neighborhood
A new early-childhood education center born out of a nonprofit partnership opened its doors in Northeast Philadelphia for this school year, bringing...
Great Learning
Child Care Programs Forced to Balance Quality and Financial Stability
Child-care providers operate close to the financial edge, and investing in quality—such as hiring more-educated teachers or reducing class sizes—...
Great Learning
New Report Examines Financial Barriers to Delivering High-Quality Early Education in Philadelphia
Nonprofit Finance Fund Releases Recommendations for Expanding Access to Quality Programs in Advance of Convening with Policymakers and Early...