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  • Petey Greene Program Recruiting Tutors for Incarcerated People

    The Petey Greene Program supplements education in correctional institutions by training volunteers, primarily undergraduate and graduate students, to tutor incarcerated people in prison classrooms. They ask volunteers to commit to tutoring 2-3 hours per week and they will work with you and your schedule to find the best fit at one of our partner correctional institutions.

    To apply, fill out their online application.

  • AmeriCorps Community Projects Coordinator

    YouthBuild Philadelphia Charter School is looking for an individual who is looking for ways to support his or her community through service and education. The AmeriCorps Community Projects Coordinator position is an opportunity to engage in 12-months of service, at YouthBuild Philadelphia Charter School.


  • Garden Project Coordinator

    NSC is a non-profit organization that provides social, educational, and legal services to immigrants and refugees in the greater Philadelphia area. Our strength lies in the diversity of our clients and services. Since NSC's founding in 1921, our mission has been to help immigrants and refugees participate fully in American society. Each year, we help approximately 6,000 individuals from over 90 countries.

    Position Summary:

  • Next City publishes op-ed by URBS senior, Jana Korn, based on her senior seminar research on Women and violence on public transportation

    Jana spent spring 2017 semester in Santiago Chile and was struck by the vibrancy of life in public places, but she also began to see how the experience of public life is gendered.  In the preface of her senior seminar paper, Jana notes the incredible congestion she observed on public transportation in Santiago and how it is male dominated at certain times of the day.  This led her to ask if women were being turned away from these forms of transportation because of the threat of sexual violence?  And how was the challenge of navigating public transportation shaping women's opp

  • Planning / Outreach Internships | FRES UPenn

    FRES is looking to fill 2 full-time summer interns and 1 part-time semester intern:

    ·         Bike Planning Internship, 40 hours/week Summer

    ·         Ecosystem/Landscape Architecture Internship, 40 hours/week Summer

    ·         Penn Park Orchard Outreach Internship, 10 hours/week Spring - Fall

    See files attached below for more information.

  • AmeriCorps Member | PromiseCORP

    The mission of Promise Corps is to contribute to high quality schools by holding rigorous expectations of students, serving as college-going role models, and collaborating powerfully with teachers, parents, and the wider community.

  • City Council GIS Fellowship

    The Office of Philadelphia City Council President is seeking a highly motivated GIS Fellow for the summer-fall 2018 semesters. Based on performance, the Fellow may have the opportunity to extend employment through the spring 2019 semester. Reporting to the GIS Analyst in City Council’s Technical Staff, the GIS Fellow can expect to assist in a wide range of planning, mapping, and policy projects for Philadelphia City Council. 


  • 100RC Seeking Team Africa Intern


  • YSRP Hiring a Supervising Attorney

    The Youth Sentencing and Reentry Project (YSRP) ia seeking an experienced attorney to lead their Mitigation Casework team. The Supervising Attorney will be responsible for the following key duties:

  • Intern at PHMC Research and Evaluation Group

    The Research & Evaluation Group at PHMC is currently seeking interns for Summer 2018. They offer unpaid internships to graduate and undergraduate students who are interested in developing qualitative and quantitative research and program evaluation skills in a non-profit setting. Internships are currently available on public health research and evaluation projects relating to tobacco, school programming, prescription drug overdoses, and diabetes.