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  • Project Coordinator, Al-Bustan

    Al-Bustan Seeds of Culture is an Arab arts and education organization based in West Philadelphia. “Al-Bustan,” Arabic for “The Garden,” promotes cross-cultural understanding among youth and adults of all backgrounds, seeking to build peaceful and respectful paths for bridging differences, celebrating diversity, and fostering alternative ways of effecting positive social change. 

  • PennEnvironment Campaign Positions Available

    PennEnvironment is a statewide, citizen-based grassroots environmental advocacy group and we're hiring students here in the Philadelphia area for immediate positions on our campaign to fight environmental rollbacks.  We're looking for students who work hard, communicate well and are interested in doing something meaningful with their summer.

  • Program Associate, Green Stormwater Infrastructure (GSI) Partners

    About the Sustainable Business Network of Greater Philadelphia

  • Manager, Green Stormwater Infrastructure (GSI) Partners

    About the Sustainable Business Network of Greater Philadelphia

  • Food System Program Fellow

    Position: Food System Program Fellow

    Location: Durham, NC

  • Design Associates at The buildingcommunityWORKSHOP

    Seeking: Design Associates

    The buildingcommunityWORKSHOP ([bc]) is a Texas based nonprofit community design center seeking to improve the livability and viability of communities through the practice of thoughtful design and making. [bc] has offices in Dallas, Brownsville, and Houston, TX and in Washington DC. [bc] is currently seeking one associate to work on urban design and architectural projects in the Dallas office and one associate to work on a large scale housing initiative in Corpus Christi, Texas.

  • Researchers and Residents Explore ways Eastwick Floods and Ideas for Mitigation

    Urban Studies Lecturer Michael Nairn, along with other researchers, are working to find solutions to mitigate flooding in Philadelphia’s Eastwick neighborhood. The neighborhood is located in a part of Southwest Philadelphia with the lowest elevation in the city, and is almost completely surrounded by water. Projections of a rising sea-level are expected to increase the amount of flooding Eastwick experiences.

  • City First Homes Program Intern

    Duties and Responsibilities

    The Program Intern will provide support to CFE/CFH Staff by doing research as well as other tasks on a variety of projects dealing with housing development, housing policy, and/or housing advocacy.

    • Assist Senior Vice President (SVP) and Associate Vice President (AVP) in improving CFH’s homebuyer selection and support practices to ensure compliance with federal and state requirements while meeting strategic and programmatic goals.

  • Citizens for Rich Negrin Looking For Interns

    Citizens for Rich Negrin, the committee to elect for District Attorney is accepting applications for unpaid, non-credited internships.

    • Internships are a flexible-schedule 10 hour weekly commitment at campaign headquarters. 
    • Experience all aspects of running a political campaign in a major metropolitan city.
    • Unique opportunity to work and connect with democratic political professionals across Philadelphia.

  • DVRPC Summer Internships

    The Delaware Valley Regional Plannnig Commisison is looking for summer interns in multiple fields, includng: