“Mission Year is an invitation for 18-30 year olds (single and married) to embody love and justice for a year in community in Atlanta, Chicago, Houston, or Philadelphia.
As a Mission Year team member, you will be rooted in the neighborhood, become part of the local community, worship and serve alongside your neighbors, and live into being an advocate for solidarity and justice.”
"We invite clients to come to places of safety in their own neighborhood to meet one-on-one with an attorney for a free one hour consultation. Clients are given sound advice, counsel and direction. Often we provide pro-se coaching in matters clients can handle without representation. We offer clients who qualify with a pro-bono or reduced fee referral to one of our referral attorneys. We also offer spiritual care to clients, both at and after clinic, to those who are interested. We try to offer the love of Jesus to everyone, and seek to help them in any way we can."
"New Jerusalem Now is a residential addiction recovery community located on the west side of North Philadelphia, where nearly 50% of the population suffers from drug or alcohol addiction. We are a non-denominational spiritual community, focused on the principles of nonviolence, simplicity, and cooperative living."
"Our mission is to provide affordable, quality, bilingual primary health care and support services to our patients in Jesus’ name, and to promote the health of the North Philadelphia community we serve. All people in need of health care services are welcome at Esperanza Health Center."
"The mission of Esperanza College, a Christian college program dedicated to the service of the Hispanic and local communities, is to enhance the knowledge, skills, and outlook of young people and adults so that they can live even more thoughtful, positive, productive, and purposeful lives."
"Eastern University is a co-educational, comprehensive Christian university that integrates faith, reason and justice for its 3,616 students. This university located near Philadelphia, Pennsylvania offers undergraduate and graduate programs for college students, and strives to provide the very best. Eastern is affiliated with the American Baptist Churches USA and has an interdenominational Christian student body, faculty and administration."
"Timoteo supports communities by empowering men to mentor youth through athletics, spiritual formation and partnerships with local churches and organizations."
"NSM is an interfaith, multicultural immigrant justice movement organizing communities to end injustices against immigrants, regardless of status."
"The purpose of Simple Cycle starts with inspiration from Jesus Christ to share the love of Christ through relationship with our customers, students and neighbors. Recognizing a trend towards inactive and isolated lifestyles in North Philadelphia, Simple Cycle exists to resist these trends by promoting cycling as an avenue towards community and fellowship with others as well as Jesus Christ."