Applications for next year's fellowships are now available. They're due on February 4th, and can be found here. Looking forward to learning about the next batch of Philly Fellows!
Philly Fellows is seeking new host agencies for the 2017-2018 fellowships. Interested non-profits must submit an LOI outlining their potential projects to Philly Fellows staff by Friday, October 21st. Fellows serve in full-time capacity-building positions in dynamic Philadelphia non-profits. By hosting a fellow, our partner agencies are able to launch new programs and initiatives that enable them to do more to carry out their missions. In addition to strengthening our host agencies and the communities they serve, the program helps to cultivate the next generation of civic leaders. Fellows are selected from a highly competitive pool of graduating college seniors, [...]
So long, Shannon! Welcome, Chris! I am sad to say that Shannon Macika's term as our Program Specialist is coming to an end. She's been doing great work for us this past year, and she'll certainly be missed. In about a month, she'll be off to Richmond to begin a two-year public health fellowship through the CDC. Luckily, we're welcoming Chris Capron on board as of today. He'll be filling the role for the next year, and we're very excited to have him aboard. Chris just wrapped up a year with Philly Fellows at Public Citizens [...]