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  • SNEAK PEEK! Auction Items for Sound Off event tonight!

    Check out this partial list of the great items being auctioned off tonight for a great cause. The auction will take place tonight at the event and bidding closes at 8, so get there early and get those bids in! Tickets available at the door tonight, click here for all the details about the event. Special Events: Wawa Welcome America- Continue Reading...
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  • Reminder! FoJ General Meeting

    Reminder! FoJ General Meeting Wednesday, April 15th, 7:30pm-9pm Columbus Square Rec Center   Come join us for our quarterly FoJ General Meeting on April 15th!  As always, these meetings are open to all!  Whether you are a current FoJ member or just interested in learning more about what we do, please come! We share updates from each committee and then Continue Reading...
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  • Mayoral Candidates Education Forum

    Your voice was heard! Thank you for helping to make this event a success! With close to 400 attendees, we sent a clear message that parents and other supporters of neighborhood public school are serious in our passion to fix public education in Philadelphia, and we are looking for a mayor who can be a strong partner in that work. Coverage Continue Reading...
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  • Thanks for a great event!

    It was great to see so many budding neighborhood artists yesterday at our play date.  Special thanks to Philly Art C  enter and Capitolo playground for donating got time and space to make our play date happen!  Keep an eye out for more Future Jaguars events this spring!...
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Amazon Wishlist

Donate supplies directly to FoJ via our Amazon Wish List. Supplies requested by teachers are noted as the highest priorities. All purchases can be mailed directly to the school at 1213 S. 12th Street Philadelphia PA 19147.

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