WPSI’s investors are crucial partners and visionary funders who have joined with us to make this program a reality. We thank the following organizations and institutions for making pivotal investments in the vitality of West Philadelphia’s communities:


  • ACE Charitable Foundation
  • Bank of America Foundation
  • Barra Foundation
  • Claneil Foundation
  • Citi Foundation
  • Citizens Bank Foundation
  • Connelly Foundation
  • Department of Community and Economic Development through the Mayor’s Office of Community Empowerment and Opportunity
  • Dolfinger-McMahon Foundation
  • Equal Measure
  • GlaxoSmithKline
  • Job Opportunity Investment Network
  • The Lenfest Foundation
  • Lincoln Financial Foundation
  • Local Initiatives Support Corporation
  • McLean Contributionship
  • Patricia Kind Family Foundation
  • Pew Charitable Trusts
  • The Philadelphia Foundation
  • Samuel S. Fels Fund
  • United Way of Greater Philadelphia and Southern New Jersey
  • Wexford Science + Technology
  • Wells Fargo Foundation

If your organization would like to invest in the Skills Initiative, contact Sarah Davis, our Director of Development.