Youth Development

The Road to Full Employment for Philly's Youth

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Each year over 18,000 youth apply for summer jobs, but as a city we struggle to meet that need. In January 2015, UAC convened the Philadelphia Citizens' Summer Youth Employment Cabinet to advocate at all levels for full funding for summer youth employment and to illustrate the importance of summer youth employment to Philadelphia’s citizens and businesses.

2016 Youth Music Production & Recording Summer Camp

Event Details
Date: 
July 11, 2016
Price: 
$125.00
Weeklong 2016 Youth Music Production & Recording Summer Camp: immerse the youth in the world of audio engineering and music production!

This is a weeklong hands-on camp for the youth aged 12-17 years old. During the 11th through the 15th, participants will learn about topics such as mixing and audio effects through a fun, industry-relevant, and engaging way. Personal laptops and software are allowed, but not required. Includes one healthy daily snack: breakfast and lunch are not included.

Global Citizen/ The Greater Philadelphia MLK Day of Service

Location

Urban Affairs Coalitions
1207 Chestnut Street 6th Floor
Philadelphia, PA 19107
United States
215-851-18011
215-851-0110
Urban Affairs Coalitions
1207 Chestnut Street 6th Floor
Philadelphia, PA 19107
Display Address?: 
Yes
Primary Contact
George
Campbell
Bird II
Director of Programs and Partnerships

To help support organizations and individuals to continue active citizenship throughout the year, including techincal training and assistance to organizations in hosting King Day of Service projects; the tracking of all King Day of Service projects and numbers of volunteers throughout the six county region;the matching of all interested groups and individuals with volunteer project opportunities.

Services provided: 
Neighborhood and Community Service

Early Childhood Action Day: Voice Your Concerns About Education

Event Details
Date: 
May 12, 2015
On Tuesday, May 12, 2015, we invite you fellow advocates, educators, parents and other supporters to voice your concerns about education in Harrisburg, PA for Early Childhood Action Day.

On Tuesday, May 12, 2015, advocates, educators, parents and other supporters will gather in Harrisburg, PA for Early Childhood Action Day. Attendees will visit with state legislators to voice their concerns about childhood education. The event's Kick Off ceremony will begin at 9:30am and allow attendees to meet with members of Governor Wolf's administration. Speakers will also begin at 9:30am. The rally will take place in the Capital buidling and will begin at 12:30pm.

Teenshop Inc. 5th Annual Shoes for Life

Event Details
Date: 
April 25, 2015
UAC Program Partner Teenshop Inc. hosts its 5th Annual Shoes for Life community service project Saturday, April 25, 2015 from 11am-2pm. Shoes will be issued on a first come, first served basis, so arrive early!

On Saturday, April 25, 2015 from 11am-2pm at the Berean Presbyterian Church on Broad & Diamond Street, Teenshop Inc. will host its 5th Annual Shoes for Life community service project. This program provides free new and gently worn shoes to men, women and children on a first come, first serve basis. In addition, girls going to prom can receive designer shoes from national and local celebrities with a school ID. Temple University School of Podiatric Medicine will also be performing free foot exams.