Thursday, November 6, 2014 at 6:00 PM
Posted by admin on Fri, 08/29/2014 - 2:01am
Recently, we asked students to complete a survey on homelessness. 10% of the students surveyed do not have a permanent home right now (staying with grandparents, uncles, or friends), and 20% have either personally experienced homelessness or had parents that were homeless .
Posted by admin on Fri, 02/07/2014 - 2:13pm
The Point has officially been open in its new facility for two months. To celebrate the occasion, we are sharing pictures of the exciting and incredible youth that learn, serve, and play at the Point.
Posted by admin on Sun, 01/26/2014 - 2:09pm
From all of us at the Point, thank you everyone who has made a year end gift to support our mission. All of the Point's activities are made possible through the generous support of individuals like you.
Posted by admin on Tue, 12/31/2013 - 1:14pm
The first two weeks at the Point have been very successful.
By the numbers:
183 different students on 6 evenings
75 different volunteers on 6 evenings
Average of 76 students per evening
Average of 15 volunteers per evening
Posted by admin on Sun, 12/22/2013 - 2:35pm
Posted by admin on Mon, 12/02/2013 - 6:58pm
Every week, the students at the Point have the opportunity to have a discussion. Last week the topic was: based off of your life experiences, what do you plan on never doing?
The answers offered a glimpse into the lives of each individual. Student responses included:
Posted by admin on Tue, 07/02/2013 - 6:13pm
Last week, 5 students from the Point had the opportunity to participate in a week long journey down the Brandywine River watershed. The trip was organized by the Coatesville Youth Initiative and involved staff from Outward Bound.
Posted by admin on Mon, 06/24/2013 - 7:04pm
The Point is excited to share pictures of the construction of the new Point facility with its volunteers and the community. After two years of planning and fundraising, a competitive bidding process, and careful consideration, the Point’s Board of Directors selected Hoover Buildings to complete the
Posted by admin on Tue, 06/18/2013 - 5:47pm
Most of the good things in life are the products of our hands, but every once in a while life brings serendipitous moments that seemingly fall out of the sky. About a month ago, The Point had one of those moments.
Posted by admin on Thu, 02/14/2013 - 2:55pm