Every day across Philadelphia, lives are changed—futures become brighter, hope is renewed. Hear from those in their own words, how our donors have made a difference through BLOCS.
Read submitted stories about the lives of students that have been impacted by our BLOCS donors.
2020 will go down as a year that has changed us all, and now, more than ever, feel gratitude for everyone who has helped to provide more than 16,000 scholarships to children and families in need. Our scholarship recipients, both current and former, are proudly #BuiltByBLOCS.
You can choose to redirect your tax dollars to a very worthy cause that betters the next generation.
We are proud to be rated GuideStar Platinum—the highest rating in transparency from independent rating platform of non-profits around the world.
More than 95¢ of every dollar donated goes back out in the form of needs-based scholarships to local families.
We use donations, tax credits and our endowment to award grade school, high school and special education scholarships to as many children—of any religion—as possible.
Those donations are clearly making a difference.
To date, BLOCS has awarded over $1.2M in Emergency Tuition Aid to Philadelphia area families in need who have been impacted by COVID-19 related hardship. Learn more about how you can support them in making a gift today.