Philly Rowhomes

Working toward solving the city's most pressing social problems

by building a pipeline of talent to the nonprofit sector.

About The Program

Philly Fellows’ year-long fellowships connect top college graduates to dynamic nonprofit opportunities while developing their leadership and professional skills and engaging them in the city’s vibrant communities.

Recent College Graduates

For the Fellows,

The program facilitates the transition between college and full-time employment in Philadelphia through service-based employment, housing, and exciting opportunities to network and get involved in the city.

Local Nonprofits

For Nonprofit Organizations,

Philly Fellows provides educated, motivated employees the opportunity to engage in critical full-time capacity-building projects. This is more than just an entry-level job.

The City of Philadelphia

For the City of Philadelphia,

Philly Fellows strengthens our city’s vital nonprofit agencies, builds stronger and more just communities, and develops future civic leaders.

Current Host Agencies


The Philly Fellows Blog

Last Chance Info Session at Philly Fellows HQ!

Applications for the 2016-2017 fellowships are due February 7th, but there's still plenty of time to get your questions answered! To give you one more chance to learn about the program in person and meet some of our current fellows, we'll be holding one final information session before the deadline: This Wednesday, [...]

February 1st, 2016|Categories: Announcements & Staff Updates|

Looking back: 2016 Martin Luther King, Jr. Day of Service

In honor of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. ’s legacy, volunteers across the country made #MLKDay a day on, instead of a day off, to strengthen their communities. Our Philly Fellows were no exception! The Greater Philadelphia Martin Luther King Day of Service is the largest King Day event in the [...]

January 29th, 2016|Categories: Events & Projects|

Ready, Willing & Able Philadelphia celebrates its 15th Anniversary

We love to highlight the work that our Philly Fellows are doing for their host agencies. While no two days are alike, the "Day in the Life" blog post series aims to highlight the types of projects and events that our members work on. This post was written by EboniJoi McNeill, who is [...]

January 21st, 2016|Categories: Day in the Life|

Join us! Apply to be a 2016-2017 Philly Fellow

Are you a recent or soon-to-be college graduate looking for a way to jump start your nonprofit career? We've got a great opportunity for you. Philly Fellows offers year-long fellowships that connect top college graduates to dynamic nonprofit opportunities in the city of Philadelphia. All fellowships are full-time positions, and our 2016-2017 placements [...]

January 11th, 2016|Categories: Announcements & Staff Updates|

Giving Thanks

We are grateful year-round for our wonderful fellows, their host agencies, and all of the partners who enable our program to be successful, but Thanksgiving is a special time of year to show gratitude. We asked our Philly Fellows what they're thankful for at this time of year, with their responses [...]

November 25th, 2015|Categories: Announcements & Staff Updates, Meet Our Fellows|

Meet Our Fellows: Christine Hammell

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 Hammell, who is serving as the Communications and Event Associate at Philadelphia VIP. Name: Christine Hammell [...]

November 5th, 2015|Categories: Meet Our Fellows|