South Philadelphia Prevention Coalition August Events!

South Philadelphia Prevention Coalition (SPPC) will be keeping busy as the Summer winds down by doing some amazing things to really inspire our youth and families in the South Philadelphia community. The month of August will be especially busy! On August 2nd, SPPC will be having a Clean-Up Day and working on developing an Urban Garden Cafe at 8th…

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Girls Today, Leaders Tomorrow End of Year Celebration

GTLT’s 2017 Graduates! On June 10th, Girls Today, Leaders Tomorrow concluded a spectacular year with an End of Year Celebration at La Salle University. Dedicated GTLT volunteer, Justine Sloyer, opened the ceremony with a heartfelt narrative of her experience working with GTLT this year. Girls Inc. participant, Nasirah Huff and YWCA Tri-County Area participant, Abigail Krause emceed the event. Lorina Marshall-Blake, President…

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Client Services Department

Housing Counselor, Crystal Walker, facilitates monthly First Time Home Buyers Class United Communities Southeast Philadelphia’s Client Services Department is comprised of two services designed to strengthen family stability within our community. The point of entry for services is through the BenePhilly Center, where a Benefit Access Counselor screens clients for public benefits and helps complete appropriate applications such as…

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2017 Summer Camp Season

United Communities 2017 Summer Camp Registration!

As always, United Communities will be offering 6 week summer camp programming for youth in grades K-12th. In addition to our traditional summer camp and Work Ready programs, we have added a Career Exposure module which is geared toward rising 7th and 8th grade students! 

 

 

Our summer programming provides youth with:

- Safe and nurturing experiences

- Arts & crafts, literacy, physical fitness, and character development

- Professional development and real life work experinces

- Ability to give back to your community through a service learning project

- A chance to meet to friends and make memories!

 

Registration for programming will be opening this spring! Please stay tuned for more information on our Work Ready and Career Exposure programs!

 

 

Our summer programming sites and supervisors are as follows:

 

George W. Sharswood School - 200 S. 2nd St.

Programming: Elementary Summer Camp and Career Exposure for 7th & 8th Grade students

Southwark Elementary School - 1835 S. 8th St.

Programming: Elementary and Middle Summer Camp

Rita Bocassini

rita.bocassini@ucsep.org

215-468-1645, ext. 252

Caroline Henley

carolinehenley@ucsep.org

215-468-1645, ext. 229

D. Newlin Fell School - 900 W. Oregon Ave.

Programming: Elementary and Middle School Summer Camp

Horace Howard Furness High School - 1900 S. 3rd St.

Programming: Work Ready Service Learning and Work Experience

Dina Lok 

dinalok@ucsep.org

215-468-1645, ext. 230

Diego Bedoya

diegobedoya@ucsep.org

215-468-1645, ext. 220

Savannah Peterson

savannahpeterson@ucsep.org

215-468-1645, ext. 303

 

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