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Alona Stanley, Salutatorian for the Class of 2020, receiving her high school diploma at CCSA on June 10, 2020

Real change is possible.

In a city that is so often overlooked, we are working to provide an equitable educational option to all children in Chester.

Art is Empowering

Our first community virtual event in support of our unique arts-integrated curriculum took place earlier this spring, featuring curated selections of artwork from each grade level. Our donors contributed over $20,000! Thank you for making this event a huge success!

CCSA Today: 2020

Our newsletter has gone to press! Featured are CCSA’s Health Science elective program, virtual summer programming, and the 2020 graduation ceremony!

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Planned Giving

Craft a gift that fulfills your philanthropic and financial goals, while providing CCSA with significant support.

Find out what’s right for you 

PA Tax Credits

New applications accepted July 1, 2020.

Businesses can receive a state tax credit of up to 90% of the amount of their gift.

Get started 

Giving by Check

You can mail a check to our address made out to ‘CCSA Foundation’.

View information on matching gifts, wire transfers, and more 

Prepare to make a bigger impact.

Chester is a small city with only 7,000 school-aged children and 34,000 residents. This scale presents an opportunity to make a profound impact through education.


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