The great Sonny Hill (Basketball HOF) has been mentoring, teaching and coaching young men his entire adult life. Through his legendary basketball camp and league, Sonny has had a profound impact on the youth of Philadelphia.
In another segment featured on the weekly PBS show, Art In Motion, Dion McCreary (aka "D-Most") shares his views on education, exemplified by his innovative rap-based learning exercise, "Alpha-Bet-It-Is".
Created as a segment on PBS' "Art In Motion", this interaction with the Beale Sisters uses "Double-Dutch" to examine the relationship between enjoyment and effective learning.
Having evolved from Big Sisters of Philadelphia, Girls, Inc.'s focus is on helping inner city girls become "strong, smart and bold ".
Mira Nakashima, daughter of the esteemed furniture maker George Nakashima, has emerged from her father's shadow to establish herself as a creative force in her own right.