First Step Staffing employs those who struggle to break their own cycles of poverty, giving preference to people who have recently experienced homelessness, served in the military, or been incarcerated. The organization provides wrap-around services including extensive coaching, transportation and housing assistance.
POWER: An Interfaith Movement
Philadelphians Organized to Witness, Empower & Rebuild is an interfaith organization committed to implementing change for the betterment of Philadelphia communities. POWER uses faith-based community organizing to empower the people of Philadelphia to live and work together to transform the conditions of their neighborhood and ensure that life flourishes for all.
Education Law Center-PA
The Education Law Center works to ensure access to a quality public education for all children in Pennsylvania. They actively advocate on behalf of the most vulnerable students — children living in poverty, children of color, children in the foster care and juvenile justice systems, children with disabilities, English Language Learners, LGBTQ students, and children experiencing homelessness.