Happy 25th Anniversary PAPA!

Come with us as we revisit 25 years of PAPA highlights!

The very beginning! PAPA's roots way back in 1995 and its first project: to clean up Richards Lane Park.

Founder Ken Winston receives the first ever Teen Enterprise Award from the Phoenixville Area Chamber of Commerce!

PAPA's first basketball team!

PAPA sponsors an event with THE Steve Forbes to raise food donations!

First Father's Day Celebration!

Richards Lane is renamed  the C'Jon Saunders Memorial Park.

Ski trip to Big Boulder Mountain!

The start of the Summer Basketball League!

PAPA receives a grant to support girls through their after school programs!

S.A.F.E. Summer Camp.

PAPA's Fathers Workshop honored the dads who took the time to participate and grow!

Ken Winston receives a Citizen Recognition Award in 2003.

PAPA plays with Legos!

PAPA continues to grow, and we see the effects of the C'Jon Saunders Park on the Phoenixville community!

Founder Ken Winston facilitated police sensitivity workshops in Phoenixville.

The 1999 summer basketball league begins!

The first annual C'Jon Saunders Memorial Basketball Tournmanent in October 2000.

PAPA volunteer and eventual board member Jon Kandrick was recognized for his incredible volunteer work!

A donation to PAPA from the police department!

The story of the inspiration of S.A.F.E.

Summer basketball league 2003 heads to the finals!

8th annual Father's Day celebration!

PAPA's first all girl basketball team!


The C'Jon Saunders scholarship receives funding from basketball tournament.


C'Jon Saunders Memorial Park 

If you are interested in helping with the 

revitalization of the C'Jon Saunders Memorial Park, please DONATE today!

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