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As Olney High School graduate Sheila De La Cruz prepares for college this fall, they're working as a Philadelphia play captain helping to bring safe fun to neighborhood streets in Kensington.
Whose Streets? A summer Philly staple transforms through the pandemic and the city's gun violence crisis
WHYY, July 2022
PlayStreets hires teens to run programs on Philly blocks, and trains them to respond to gunfire
El programa “Play Captains” intenta motivar a los niños a salir a la calle a jugar, mientras que adolescentes pueden aprender a ser mejores líderes cuidando y ayudando a los menores.
NBC 10 TV
Teens Honored at Play Captain Celebration
Philadelphia Parks & Recreation and Fab Youth Philly Partner for Teen Lifeguard Training.
Philadelphia Inquirer, July 2021
Play Captains work and play with children at Norris Square Park in Philadelphia on Wednesday, July 14, 2021.
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