Big Brothers Big Sisters

Big Brothers Big Sisters Philadelphia, PA http://independencematchmakers.org/ An NDA member serving at Big Brothers Big Sisters will serve in the role of Match Support Specialist. This role involves members supporting a caseload of adult volunteer mentors (“Bigs”), youth mentees (“Littles”) and their parents/guardians. The goal of a Match Support Specialist is to build, develop, and coach…

DePaul Catholic School Blended Learning Program

DePaul Catholic School Blended Learning Program The main duty of AmeriCorp members serving at DePaul Catholic School is to support the Blended Learning Community. Members will have the opportunity to have a year-long, intensive, hands-on experience in a school while learning about the ins and outs of educational innovation and blended learning.

US Dream Academy

http://www.usdreamacademy.org/dream_cities/philadelphia-pa US Dream Academy is a national after school program that provides a strong learning environment for students beyond school. The overall goal is to support students while boosting attitudes, self-esteem,  and personal growth. The NDA Member will work with at-risk children to maximize their potential by providing them supportive mentoring, enrichment activities, and the…

St. Joan of Arc & Our Lady of Hope

St. Joan of Arc & Our Lady of Hope https://staquinas.com http://www.olhphila.org/home.html The NDA Member will assist with Adult Education and community resource projects, such as ESL, after school programs, and volunteer recruitment. With the director, the member will assist with daily community activities. Members will provide office and data entry support as well as develop…

St. Francis/St. Joseph Home

St. Katharine Drexel School https://cssphiladelphia.org/youth-services/ The NDA Member serving through St. Francis/St. Joseph Home at St. Katherine Drexel School will work in direct contact with students individually or in small groups. The member will work with the Life Skills Academy classroom (older students working towards high school graduation), and working directly with teachers and staff on…

Broad Street Ministry

http://www.broadstreetministry.org Broad Street Ministry is situated in the center of Philadelphia and supports Philadelphians experiencing homelessness and hunger. BSM promotes creativity on The Avenue of the Arts, an important art district in Center City, and works with vulnerable individuals to support their needs. BSM is committed to service that leads to a more vibrant, just…

St. Edmond’s Home for Children

St. Edmond’s Home for Children http://www.stedmondshome.org St. Edmond’s Home for Children is a residential facility. The NDA member will help with the day program. The member will create recreational activities for children and young adults with developmental disabilities. This member will serve alongside staff to provide support for children and young adults with a variety…

Out of School Time Programs

Out of School Time Programs http://cssoutofschooltime.org The Out of School Time Programs are facilitated by Catholic Social Services and operate at 12 different sites across the City of Philadelphia. Located in areas with high poverty and crime rates, these programs help students succeed in reading, writing, math, school attendance, and career exploration.