Blog

/Blog/

Meet our Fellows: Christine Dignam

Ever wonder what it's like to be a member of Philly Fellows? In the 'Meet Our Fellows' series, we'll introduce you to our current fellows, their projects, and how they are benefiting from the Philly Fellows program. This post features Christine Dignam, who is serving as the Youth Services Fellow at JEVS Human Services. Name: Christine Dignam Hometown: Philadelphia, PA University: St. Joseph's University Major: Psychology (minor in Managing Human Capital) How did you decide to become a Philly Fellow? I was involved in a lot of service throughout my college experience and wanted to continue that in some way after I graduated. My sister works [...]

By | September 28th, 2015|Meet Our Fellows|0 Comments

Meet our Fellows: Chris Capron

Ever wonder what it's like to be a member of Philly Fellows? In the 'Meet Our Fellows' series, we'll introduce you to our current fellows, their projects, and how they are benefiting from the Philly Fellows program. This post features Chris Capron, who is serving as the Child Health Outreach Specialist at Public Citizens for Children and Youth (PCCY). Name: Chris Capron Hometown: Santa Monica, CA University: Swarthmore College Major: Psychology (minor in English Literature) How did you decide to become a Philly Fellow? I was eager to learn more about the nonprofit sector and to do meaningful work out of college. Philly Fellows [...]

By | September 23rd, 2015|Meet Our Fellows|0 Comments

Welcome to our blog!

Hello and welcome to the new Philly Fellows blog! Visit this blog to learn more about our currently serving Philly Fellows, our awesome alumni, and the partnering non-profit agencies where each fellow is working on capacity-building projects and initiatives. Philly Fellows is more than just an entry-level nonprofit job, and through reading our blog, we hope that prospective fellows and partners will learn more about our members, their service, and what makes our program unique. Check back soon for our first post! And if you haven't already, be sure to follow us on Facebook and Twitter. Yours in service, Shannon Macika Philly Fellows VISTA [...]

By | September 3rd, 2015|Announcements & Staff Updates|0 Comments