Mentoring

Educating in the Digital Age: A Celebration of Writing & Literacy

Event Details
Date: 
October 25, 2014
The strongest possible program covering the newest and best educational practices both in the classroom and beyond.

On Saturday, October 25th from 8am-5pm, the Philadelphia Writing Project in partnership with the Urban Affairs Coalition (UAC) have teamed up to provide area teachers a full day of professional development including breakout sessions, product demonstrations, and expert panels that will highlight and showcase the future of digital and literacy education both in and out of the classroom.

 

Teenshop Accepting Membership Enrollment

Date: 
July 2, 2013
A great opportunity for girls ages 13-18! Learn how to get involved!

The Celebration of Moxie Women Recognizes Next Generation of Leaders

Date: 
June 26, 2013
Recognizing the next group of leaders!

Auditions for Power 99's Power Squad

Event Details
Date: 
June 21, 2013
A youth mentoring program combined with hip-hop dance!

Mina SayWhat of Power 99 is starting a youth mentoring program through Dance called the Power Squad for girls in high school and college (juniors and seniors) that love hip-hop dance and have a 2.3 GPA or higher. The dance team will perform at Power 99 events.

Youth interested in auditioning must bring their latest report card to the audition!

Auditions and practices are every Friday beginning on June 7th, 2013 from 4pm-6pm at the Kingsessing Recreation Center located on 4901 Kingsessing Ave. For more information email Power99PowerSquad@gmail.com

Annette John-Hall: Teaching men to be fathers

Date: 
June 16, 2012

I can't think of anybody better equipped to run a male parenting program than Joel Austin, the president and CEO of Daddy UniverseCity Inc.

You know how they tell writers to write what they know? Well, Austin runs what he knows.

Author: 
Annette John-Hall
Source: 
Philadelphia Inquirer

Philadelphia Black Public Relations Society (PBPRS)

Location

C/O Urban Affairs Coalition
1207 Chestnut Street
Philadelphia, PA 19103
United States
Hours of Operation: 
Vary
C/O Urban Affairs Coalition
1207 Chestnut Street
Philadelphia, PA 19103
Display Address?: 
No
Primary Contact
Monica
Peters
President

To provide public relations, and communications practitioners, throughout the Greater Philadelphia region, with a venue for professional support.  The organization accomplishes this by fostering region, with a venue for professioanl support.  THe organization accomplishes this by fostering a network between members and other professionals that enable growth and development.  

Services provided: 
Advocate, a resource, and a venue for African-American public relations practitioners and professional communication throughout the Philadelphia region.

Youth Outreach Adolescent Community Awareness Program (YO-ACAP)

Location

1207 Chestnut Street, 4th Floor
Philadelphia, PA 19107
United States
215-851-1832
215-851-1832
Fax: 
215-851-1878
Hours of Operation: 
Monday and Friday, 9am-5pm; Tuesday, and Wednesday, 9am-7pm
1207 Chestnut Street, 4th Floor
Philadelphia, PA 19107
Display Address?: 
Yes
Primary Contact
Ms.
Linda
L.
Burnette
President and CEO
Secondary Contact
Mr.
Duerwood
Beale
Executive Director

To enhance the quality of life and health for Philadelphians through community-based and culturally competent interventions.

Services provided: 
Advocacy, After School Activities, Health, Health issues Treatment, Health Issues Education, HIV/AIDS Prevention/Education, Job Training and Placement, Mentoring, Neighborhood and Community Service, Parent Education

Summer WorkReady Youth Employment Programs*

Location

440 N Broad St, Room 1180
Philadelphia, PA 19130
United States
215-851-1800
Hours of Operation: 
Monday to Friday, 10am-6pm
440 N Broad St, Room 1180
Philadelphia, PA 19130
Display Address?: 
Yes
Primary Contact
Ms.
Kate
Rivera
Director

Provides a paid work experience, educational activities and career exploration activities to youth over a six-week period.

Services provided: 
Job Training and Placement, Mentoring, Youth Development