Like us, follow, & share:This is the official discussion thread for the cause Strawberry Mansion Learning Center. Its EIN is 23-2945377 and it's a public charity based in Philadelphia, PA. Research more info about the cause on GuideStar and Charity Navigator.
We offer an afterschool safe-haven for kids and teens who might otherwise go home to an empty house or neglectful parents.
STRAWBERRY MANSION LEARNING CENTER
2946 W DAUPHIN ST
PHILADELPHIA, PA 19132-3417
Mr Kevin Upshur converted his family’s bar into an urban after-school learning center where children can do homework, have a snack, enjoy a safe and nurturing environment. He is raising funds for a new kitchen and bathroom (currently has only one shared bathroom). His goal is $100K, about $48K currently raised.
This is a small, local operation but has apparent success in meeting its goals. As such it may serve as a model that could spread to communities with like circumstances. Here is the story: