Philadelphia Youth Commission
Bridging the gap between young Philadelphians and municipal government
The Philadelphia Youth Commission co-hosts its first PHL Youth Summer Career Fest in LOVE Park.
The Philadelphia Youth Commission (PYC) works with the City, community organizations, nonprofits, and private entities to improve the lives of Philadelphia’s youth. Members of the PYC:
- Advise the Mayor, City Council, Philadelphia Schools, and other decision-makers on issues relating to young people.
- Comment on legislation and policies that impact youth.
- Create public service programs that improve the lives of youth.
- Monitor and measure the effectiveness of youth programs and policies.
- Partner with neighborhood youth organizations on shared issues.