Past Events

Young Professionals Council Virtual Zumba Fundraiser

The Field Center's Young Professionals Council hosted a Zumba Fundraiser in support of our critical work and research on behalf of vulnerable children. This wonderful event featured Fitness Professional and Zumba Instructor April Smiles hosting a virtual Zumba class, followed by a raffle giveaway!

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Young Professionals Council Cornhole Tournament Fundraiser

The Field Center's Young Professionals Council hosted the inaugural cornhole tournament fundraiser in April in honor of Child Abuse Prevention Month. The event brought together Young Professional Council members, friends and family, and Field Center staff and students to play in a cornhole tournament while learning about the Field Center's transformative work.

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The Field Center's Open House

The Field Center celebrated its newly renovated and expanded space with an evening of cocktails, networking, and center tours. Remarks from guest speaker Cynthia Figueroa, Commissioner of the Department of Human Services, and Dean John L. Jackson Jr. of the School of Social Policy and Practice at the University of Pennsylvania, gave voice to the historic success and continued efforts of The Field Center. The remodeling of the space allows for increased functionality and offers greater opportunity for expansion, research, and growth.

Field Center Open House Collage 3

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Field of Dreams Luncheons

The Field of Dreams Luncheons are dedicated to the legacy of the late Alan M. Lerner, Esq., Field Center Faculty Director and Professor at the University of Pennsylvania Law School. A beloved teacher, respected legal scholar, and staunch child advocate, Professor Lerner left an indelible mark on those whose lives he touched.

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