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Friday, February 17, 2017

Junior Achievement Career Day

Posted to Volunteer Opportunity by Ms. Anjela Alvarado of Junior Achievement of Delaware Valley, Inc. at 11:11 AM

Join Junior Achievement on Friday, April 28th for an impactful Career Day at Northeast High School. Inpsire students to envision a successful future by building 21st century skills.

See attached flyer or contact Lauren Goldman for more information: (610) 230-2399 or lauren.goldman@ja.org.

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Wednesday, September 07, 2016

IDAAY Board Recruitment - We Need Your Leadership & Talent!

Posted to Volunteer Opportunity by Mr. Archye Leacock of Institute For the Development of African-American Youth at 8:48 AM

Make an Impact with IDAAY! We are recruiting for our upcoming fiscal year 2016-2017. We are looking for individuals with expertise in fundraising, project management, and accounting to serve Youth and Families in Philadelphia. Contact: Archye Leacock, Executive Director @ 215-901-6976 or email resume to: aleacock@idaay.org

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Friday, August 05, 2016

Open call for COMHAR, Inc. Board of Directors Membership

Posted to Volunteer Opportunity by Ms. Jacqueline Polanco of COMHAR, Inc. at 1:17 PM

COMHAR, Inc. invites candidates to apply to fill Board of Directors and committee seats. This is an extraordinary opportunity for individuals who are passionate about helping those who have mental health disabilities or helping those who do not have a voice achieve the best quality of life they can.
Please contact Jacqueline Polanco at Jpolanco@comhar.org for further information.


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Tuesday, April 26, 2016

Junior Achievement Career Day - Kensington High School

Posted to Volunteer Opportunity by Mr. Paul Kappel of Junior Achievement of Delaware Valley, Inc. at 12:19 PM

Join Junior Achievement for our Career Day at Kensington Business High School!
Friday, May 6 from 9am-2:30pm
2051 E. Cumberland Street, Philadelphia

Each volunteer will be provided with scripted, hands-on materials to present to groups of students. Topics focus on career readiness, ethics, and entrepreneurship. Volunteers will be trained and receive activities prior to event.

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Tuesday, March 22, 2016

Call for Proposals: Technology and Adult Education Conference

Posted to Volunteer Opportunity by Ms. Haniyyah Sharpe-Brown of at 10:58 AM

The Mayor’s Commission on Literacy, in collaboration with Temple University’s Center for Social Policy and Community Development, invites you to submit a proposal to present at the 28th annual technology conference, to be held May 13, 2016, on Temple University’s main campus in Philadelphia, PA.

The ultimate goal of the 28th Annual Technology and Adult Education Conference is to ensure that adults and out-of-school youth age 16 and up are prepared to succeed in high school equivalency testing, acquisition of English as a Second Language, entry into post-secondary education and training, and family-sustaining jobs.

The 28th Annual Technology and Adult Education Conference will showcase trends and opportunities for facilitating connected learning in adult education.

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Thursday, October 01, 2015

Volunteer for the AACR Rock 'n' Roll Philadelphia Half Marathon

Posted to Volunteer Opportunity by Ms. Joanna Jurich of American Association for Cancer Research(AACR) at 6:38 PM

Seeking Volunteers to support cancer research for the AACR Rock 'n' Roll Philadelphia Half Marathon on October 31!
Sign-up here: http://www.signupgenius.com/go/30e0d45aaad2aa5fe3-2015


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Friday, August 21, 2015

Seeking Partners for Student Internships, Job Shadowing and Community Service Opportunities

Posted to Volunteer Opportunity by Ms. Ilene King of Agora Cyber Charter School at 2:55 PM

As Student Transition and Career Coordinator at Agora Cyber Charter School, I assist the students with placement in internships, job shadowing and community service positions. For the students, working with a company or an organization; profit or not for profit, offers them the chance to gain valuable real world experience in the workforce, as well as the opportunity for Career Exploration and to realize the true meaning of volunteerism. Advantages for the employers: a great student with a good work ethic. If you are interested in an Agora student interning, job shadowing or volunteering at your Company, please contact Ilene King via mobile at 610-952-2634 or via email at iking@agora.org. Please visit our website at www.Agora.org.


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Thursday, August 20, 2015

Backpacks Needed for Bringing Hope Home's Backpacks for HOPE Program

Posted to Volunteer Opportunity by Ms. Amy Forkin of Bringing Hope Home at 11:37 AM

Join Bringing Hope Home (BHH) for our
3rd Annual Backpacks for HOPE Program, where we will provide over 100 backpacks filled with school supplies to children of families battling cancer for the start of the upcoming 2015/2016 school year. A special thanks to our friends at Office Depot for donating all of the supplies that will fill our backpacks for our families!

Help us meet our goal of delivering over 100 backpacks to families affected by cancer who truly need it! You can help by purchasing a new backpack for a child in need and dropping it off to the BHH office (940 W. Valley Rd. Suite 1602 Wayne, PA 19087) by Friday, August 21st.

If you can’t make it to the BHH office with a backpack, you can make a donation towards a backpack online here: http://bit.ly/1foYFOy BHH will purchase backpacks with all funds raised by August 23rd.

Thanks for your support! Any questions, please call the BHH office at 484-580-8395

www.bringinghopehome.org

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Monday, June 22, 2015

Duffy Books In Homes Social Media Internship

Posted to Volunteer Opportunity by Ms. Jessica Bradbury of Duffy Books in Homes USA at 12:55 PM

Duffy Books In Homes USA is looking for a Social Media & Public Relations Intern. If interested in learning more, please contact Jessica Bradbury at jbradbury@dbihusa.org.


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Monday, June 15, 2015

Big Brothers Big Sisters Entrepreneurial Initiative

Posted to Volunteer Opportunity by Mr. David Hunt of Spor at 3:39 PM

Big Brothers Big Sisters is currently reaching out for mentors from the entrepreneurial community. This fall, we will be kicking off pairing 25 mentors with 25 mentees. This program asks for a commitment of one-hour visits twice a month at Drexel University.

• We are looking for entrepreneurs to invest an hour of their time over lunch, twice per month, to interact with 25 BBBS mentees (lunch, games, lessons, insights, exposure, etc.).

• This is an initiative that is supported by corporate partners and provides entrepreneurs with an ability to give back and access to larger corporate partners.

Learn more about the Beyond School Walls Program for entrepreneurs by contacting David Hunt at david@sporchargers.com.


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Thursday, April 16, 2015

Philadelphia Scholars Mentoring Program Breakfast

Posted to Volunteer Opportunity by Ms. Haley Singer of Philadelphia Education Fund at 11:58 AM

The Philadelphia Education Fund will be holding a breakfast for prospective mentors on Thursday, April 23, 2015 at the United Way building, located at 1709 Benjamin Franklin Parkway in Phialdelphia. Registration begins at 8:00 and the breakfast will last from 8:30 to 10:00. To rsvp or for more information, please contact Tia Hall at
215-574-1341 Ext. 104 or thall@philaedfund.org.


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Monday, June 09, 2014

Family Lives On- Volunteer Training

Posted to Volunteer Opportunity by Ms. Isis Taylor of Family Lives On at 10:10 AM

Family Lives On Foundation supports the lifelong emotional well-being of children whose mother or father has died.

Our Tradition Program provides opportunities for intentional remembrance, creating a safe haven for grief, communication, and celebration.

Our volunteers are the heart of our organization, and we rely on them to help us carry out our mission. Our training is a great opportunity to learn about the amazing work the FLO is doing and find ways that you can contribute your time and talents to help us reach more grieving children.

Register today for our class on Saturday, 6/28 from 9 am to 3 pm at University of Pennsylvania.


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Monday, March 03, 2014

A Perfect Fit: Committee Kick-Off Meeting

Posted to Volunteer Opportunity by Ms. Sheri Cole of Career Wardrobe at 2:06 PM

Help us create a fabulous program to celebrate the achievements of our clients and community!

Committees include:

* Host/Invitation- social media promotion, encourage ticket sales, host tables
* Sponsorship - pre-event corporate and individual fundraising
* Auction - secure item donations for auction and raffle, plan auction elements/setup
* Program - plan all venue and program elements: fashion show, gift bags, room setup, a/v, flow of event

Sign up for the kick off meeting
Thursday, March 27 at 6:30pm

Career Wardrobe
21 South 12th Street, Suite 110
between Market and Chestnut


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Monday, September 30, 2013

Career Wardrobe Main Line Clothing Drive

Posted to Volunteer Opportunity by Ms. Heather Bennett of Career Wardrobe at 10:49 AM

Career Wardrobe receives over $500,000 worth of donated clothing, accessories, and beauty products each year. Help us to collect and sort donations during the Main Line clothing drive, every 2nd Tuesday of the month from 5-7pm at Athertyn at Haverford Reserve.

The Donation Assistant position offers great opportunities for groups and community service requirements for high schools, college and sororities. Volunteer instruction is conducted at each individual monthly drive. If interested, please contact us at volunteer@careerwardrobe.org.


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Friday, September 13, 2013

Volunteer Volunteer Coordinator Needed

Posted to Volunteer Opportunity by Ms. Sheri Cole of Career Wardrobe at 10:36 AM

Career Wardrobe is looking for a college or professional intern to assist with coordinating volunteer activities for both Career Wardrobe and The Wardrobe Boutique. Visit our website at CareerWardrobe.org or visit the link for details.


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Friday, August 16, 2013

Mastery Charter Schools is looking for Internship Mentors!

Posted to Volunteer Opportunity by Ms. Brittany Levy of at 10:01 AM

Mastery Charter Schools believes that experience in the professional world is essential to prepare our students for post-secondary success. By providing 10th grade students with the opportunity to engage in an 18 week internship, Mastery is supporting a transformative experience that resonates with students throughout the remainder of their high school career. Upon completion of an 18 week training seminar students are prepared to work every Wednesday from 1:30 - 5:00 beginning at the end of January through the beginning of June.

We are looking for mentors in all fields all over Philadelphia to host students from one of our six high schools. If you are interested, please contact Brittany Levy at: Brittany.Levy@masterycharter.org

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Thursday, January 24, 2013

Junior Achievement Company Program Prepares Tomorrow's Business Leaders

Posted to Volunteer Opportunity by Ms. Melissa Shapiro of Junior Achievement of Delaware Valley, Inc. at 11:41 AM

Junior Achievement Company Program Prepares Tomorrow’s Business Leaders


Junior Achievement (JA) is the world’s largest financial literacy non-profit, bringing economic education to children from Kindergarten through 12th grade. JA serves 18,000 students in the Greater Philadelphia region. Launching in the fall each academic year, the JA Company after-school program is an exciting opportunity for students to create and run their own business, while being mentored by business professionals. High school students from across the region hold weekly meetings at various corporate host sites to experience what it takes to own a small business.

JA needs your help to meet the demand for our programs. Our turnkey JA Company volunteer experience can support leadership development and employee morale for your employees. Would you like to change the course of a young person’s life? Please contact Paul Kappel, Jr., President at 610-230-3380 or paul.kappel@ja.org for more information.


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Friday, February 17, 2012

WorkReady Summer Professional Development Facilitator

Posted to Volunteer Opportunity by Mr. Festo Okidi of Philadelphia Youth Network at 3:13 PM

Philadelphia youth want to work…here’s how you can help!

If investing in the future of Philadelphia’s youth and workforce interests you, consider volunteering to be a Facilitator for WorkReady Summer 2012’s Internship Professional Development Series. The weekly series is designed to prepare young interns, high school juniors through first-year college students, with the skills and resources necessary to successfully complete their WorkReady summer internship.

Each summer, young people in Philadelphia are able to explore how their interests and skills can translate into future careers through WorkReady Summer Internships. Last year, over 5,300 young people participated in WorkReady Summer programs; more than 1,000 of them were supported by local companies. This cross-sector partnership is endorsed by the business community and city leadership. AND it’s a great way to develop our region’s future leaders by supporting today’s youth.

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Thursday, January 19, 2012

Super Bowl 5K

Posted to Volunteer Opportunity by Mr. Paul G. Isenberg of Bringing Hope Home at 4:27 PM

The staff at Chester County Running Store are hosting a 5K to benefit the Great Guys Group! Lace up your sneaks and make your gridiron – the grid of downtown West Chester. Before watching the BIG GAME, come out to race the Downtown West Chester SUPER BOWL 5K. This event is sponsored by Kildare’s Irish Pub and benefits the Great Guys Group to help bring hope home by supporting local families battling cancer. T-shirts guaranteed to the first 300 per-registered runners.

Register online mail your registration (Super Bowl 5K for the Great Guys Group, c/o Chester County Running Store, 24B South High Street, West Chester, PA 19380) and promote to your friends! Create a team, wear a jersey and no matter which actual NFL team wins, you will be a part of helping a local family get through the winter and cancer.

Volunteers are needed for cheering on the runners as well as helping set-up and breakdown.


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Wednesday, November 16, 2011

Candy Cane Classic 5K & Family Fun Walk

Posted to Volunteer Opportunity by Mr. Paul G. Isenberg of Bringing Hope Home at 12:00 PM

Be a force for great this holiday season to support families battling cancer! Join us for the 2nd Annual Candy Cane Classic at Ridley Creek State Park on Sunday, December 4. Registration starts at 9AM and the race/walk starts at 10AM. FREE t-shirt & candy canes for the first 50 pre-registrants. A light breakfast and hot drinks will be provided after the race. All proceeds from the Candy Cane Classic will benefit the Great Guys Group, a non-profit organization dedicated to emotionally and financially supporting local families battling cancer in the Greater Philadelphia Community. This race will help to pay bills for families battling cancer this holiday season so they can focus on their loved one, rather than the bills. Learn more at www.greatguys.org. Thanks so much for being a force for GREAT this holiday season!

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Friday, November 11, 2011

2nd Annual PAL Denim Week

Posted to Volunteer Opportunity by Ms. Jo Elkes of Police Athletic League of Philadelphia at 3:37 PM

Join the Police Athletic League of Philadelphia in its second annual PAL Denim Week, a dress-down effort benefiting PAL’s youth constituency. Participants in this fundraiser simply donate $5 or $10 to PAL, which then allows them to dress in casual attire for a designated day during the week of January 16th – 20th, 2012 in their respective places of business.

Since 1947, PAL has helped youngsters overcome challenges and enhance their skills in free, safe and fun environments. Twenty-six PAL centers provide safe havens in which thousands of girls and boys, ages 6-18, meet, play and learn. All PAL facilities and programs are made available completely FREE OF CHARGE to youth and are supervised by trained, on-duty Philadelphia Police Officers.

PAL needs your support! Participating in PAL Denim Week is easy and fun. For more information or to involve your office in this project, please contact Jo Elkes at jelkes@phillypal.com, or (215) – 291-9000, ext. 115.

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Thursday, November 03, 2011

Penn State Philadelphia Extension Needs YOU!!!

Posted to Volunteer Opportunity by Mrs. Phyllis R. Mass of Allcell Rentals at 3:59 PM

Currently recruiting for new Board members. Please see letter for details.

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Wednesday, October 26, 2011

Please join City Year to revitalize Christy Rec Center

Posted to Volunteer Opportunity by Ms. Robyn Lorfink of at 1:26 PM

City Year Greater Philadelphia seeks your participation to revitalize Christy Recreation Center in Southwest Philadelphia. We hope to build community and inspire residents in restoring and beautifying this critical recreation center. Your service will transform Christy into a brighter, cleaner, and safer place for children to learn in summer camps, after-school programs, and other enrichment activities. Please join us.

Location:
Christy Recreation Center
56th & Christian Streets
Philadelphia, PA 19143

Registration Opens:8:30am
Morning Program: 9:00am
Service: 9:30am
Lunch:1:00pm
Depart: 2:00pm

Register for the event

For more information please contact Amanda Finch at afinch@cityyear.org or 267-386-7014.


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Monday, October 10, 2011

Help to make an apartment a home!

Posted to Volunteer Opportunity by Ms. Sarah B. DeLaurentis of at 1:44 PM

Each year, Valley Youth House - Greater Philadelphia houses over 150 young adults and their children. We are collecting used and new household items to make each of these apartments a home for our young people.

Please contact Sarah DeLaurentis, Development Officer for more information. 215-574-9194 or sdelaurentis@aicenter.us

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Tuesday, June 14, 2011

Philadelphia Freedoms Call for Volunteers!

Posted to Volunteer Opportunity by Ms. Alison Grove of Grimm & Grove Communications, LLC at 4:08 PM

Are you interested in serving as a Freedoms volunteer for the 2011 season? With the chance of assisting fans, team staff, and/or players? If so, come on out to the Villanova Pavilion on Monday, June 20!

Volunteer opportunities are available in hospitality, transportation, ushering and more! Volunteers must be age 18 or older.

For questions, please contact Cheryl Raiken, Volunteer and Transportation Coordinator, at cherylraiken@gmail.com.

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Tuesday, June 07, 2011

Sidewalk Sale For A Cause

Posted to Volunteer Opportunity by Mrs. Lori Olk of Keystone Concierge at 6:20 PM

Lori Heyman-Olk of Keystone Concierge is co-organizing the 4th annual sidewalk sale to benefit the Marian Anderson Monarch's Little League teams. The money goes to uniforms and other supplies for youth baseball. City schools don't have the quality after-school programs and this sale helps to fund underprivileged children. The sidewalk sale is Saturday, June 11th -- 9am to 2 pm -- donations can be dropped off to 18th and Christian.

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Golf and Gala Fundraiser Volunteer Opportunities

Posted to Volunteer Opportunity by Ms. Amber Gruver of For Pete's Sake Cancer Respite Foundation at 11:20 AM

For Pete's Sake Cancer Respite Foundation is recruiting committee members for their 12th Annual Golf Tournament (on 10/3/11 at Commonwealth National Golf Club) and their 12th Annual Beach Ball Gala (on 2/11/12 at the Crystal Tea Room in Downtown Philadelphia).

These fundraising events raise money to provide week-long, expense-paid respite vacations to adult cancer patients and their loved ones. Please email ashley@takeabreakfromcancer.org for more information. Make a difference in the life of a cancer patient!


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