Scott Emmerick, left, executive director of YouthBuild Philadelphia, and Lynn McDowell, president of CREW Philadelphia. Scott Emmerick, left, executive director of YouthBuild Philadelphia, and Lynn McDowell, president of CREW Philadelphia.

PHILADELPHIA, PA— The Philadelphia chapter of Commercial Real Estate Women, known as CREW Philadelphia, is making a major philanthropic commitment to practical education in real estate. CREW held its annual charity fundraising luncheon recently at the Loews Philadelphia Hotel and raised about 14 thousand dollars that will be used for scholarships and other support at YouthBuild Philadelphia.