Quan King

Quan has an extensive background in youth development, recreation and athletics administration. A graduate of Philadelphia University, Quan focused on Architectural Studies which gave him a new means of problem solving; a skill he's utilized in various fields outside of the science from Georgian Court University and Temple University to LA Fitness and Philadelphia Parks and Recreation. Now with the Greater Philadelphia YMCA, Quan is able to harness his passion and demonstrate his unique ability of working with youth and helping them to connect to their areas of interests and think beyond right now and about what's next!

What does power mean to you?

Power is a developed privilege.  When accessed with understanding and knowledge, a great many things are accomplished. With ignorance and bias, things are destroyed.  

What excites you about the Dr. Frank E. Boston Black Justice Fund?

The (Dr. Frank E. Boston) Black Justice Fund shines a light on businesses, organizations and other enterprises that often understand and speak to the mission but lack the support to realize the potential.  To be part of the process, encourages and celebrates the work of these front-line agents of change and helps to close the gap; making dreams become plans and plans that make an impact.