Early Chapters in Our History, 1890 to 1986

This book — “The College Settlement of Philadelphia: A History” — published in 1989, was written in 1986 by Executive Director Leonard C. Ferguson, and covers the decades from our formation in Philadelphia in 1890, through the purchase of the Farm Camp property in 1922, to the year 1986.

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Our Fall Appeal

Read about two children’s fall experiences at College Settlement… and the many other great experiences you can make happen by giving during our Annual Fall Appeal…

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Renting Our Facilities

Our 234-acre property has facilities for Corporate Picnics, Special Events, Church Retreats, Family Reunions, Class Trips and much more!

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Save These Dates:

Summer Camp Open House Days | Saturday, April 6 and Sunday, April 7, 2019
2019 Annual Volunteer Work Day | Saturday, May 4, 2019
87th Annual June Supper | Thursday, June 6, 2019
2019 Annual Alumni Day at camp | Saturday, October 5, 2019
7th Annual Acorns to Oaks Gala | Saturday, November 9, 2019

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Season’s Greetings from Terry

As we come to the end of 2020, we start to reflect on the trials and tribulations we have all faced, and we are thankful for all of you and the unending support of our programs.

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