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

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|

Philly Fellows Leadership Development: Exploring opportunities

On a typical weekday, our Philly Fellows are working at their individual nonprofit placements, but twice each month we bring the entire cohort together for our two event series: Leadership Development Dinners and Professional Development Workshops. Last month, we were excited to host two events that focused on exploring opportunities in our fellows' current roles [...]

November 2nd, 2015|Categories: Events & Projects|

Read all about it “In The News”

"In the News" page If you've visited the Philly Fellows website over the past year, you've probably noticed many changes we've implemented as we work to better highlight the program, our fellows, and our host agencies. Most recently. we've updated our In the News page to compile all Philly Fellows related [...]

October 23rd, 2015|Categories: Announcements & Staff Updates|

Have you heard? We’re recruiting!

You heard right: things have been very busy over at Philly Fellows Headquarters as we're in full swing of recruitment for two exciting opportunities. We're looking for: 1. New host agencies for the Philly Fellows program-The deadline to submit a letter of intent for new agencies interested in hosting a fellow for 2016-2017 [...]

October 6th, 2015|Categories: Announcements & Staff Updates|