Champions for Children 2017

November 2017

The Union League of Philadelphia
140 S. Broad Street

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The annual Champions for Children Celebration benefits CORA Services and honors individuals and organizations who are dedicated to enriching the lives of children and families in the Philadelphia region. The event is held annually in November at The Union League of Philadelphia.

JOIN US  Thursday, November 16, 2017, at 5:30 p.m.
Each year our committee identifies honorees in three categories:
  • The Corporate Champion is presented to a leader who is committed to helping children and families in the community and has facilitated connections for resources that support the mission of CORA Services.
  • The Civic Champion is presented to a civic leader who has been instrumental in creating a brighter future for children and families in our community.
  • The Classroom Champion Award recognizes a high school junior or senior student for his or her achievements in the classroom, despite having faced significant challenge and adversity.

For more information, please contact Helene Baczkowski, CORA’s Development Director at 215.701.2776

Congratulations to our 2017 Champions:

CORA is proud to announce our 2017 Corporate Champions, Herbert Bass, Esq. and Fox Rothschild, LLP. Herb is a dedicated member of CORA’s Board of Directors and has contributed his time, talent and treasure to CORA for more than 40 years. Thanks to his efforts and tireless commitment to furthering CORA’s mission, Fox Rothschild has also been a longtime sponsor of CORA Services and we are honored to name them as our Corporate Champions.






2016 Champions:

2016 Corporate Champion – Univest Bank

2016 Civic Champion – PA State Representative John Taylor

2016 Classroom Champion – Christian Brown, Senior  Father Judge High School

See More Photos from 2016 Champions for Children Celebration

2015 Champions:

2015 Corporate Champion – Patrick Eiding, Philadelphia Chapter, AFL-CIO

2015 Civic Champions – James Harron, J. Michael Schell and Robert McElhenney, CORA Services

2015 Classroom Champion – Shannon Fritz, Senior St. Hubert’s High School

See More Photos from 2015 Champions for Children Celebration

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