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APM is 1 of 6 Organizations Improving Their Neighborhood with Community Connectors 1/2/2020

January 7, 2020
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January 7, 2020

 

APM is 1 of 6 Organizations Improving Their Neighborhood with Community Connectors

LISC Philadelphia’s Community Connectors Program and Institute trains residents who are employed by participating community-based organizations in North Philadelphia and West Philadelphia.

The Community Connectors Program and Institute is a part of LISC Philadelphia’s community development efforts to engage neighborhood residents. LISC, a national community development organization, has offices across the country. LISC Philadelphia provides funding and technical assistance to the program, which is made up of six community-based organizations:

Asociación Puertorriqueños en Marcha (APM)

HACE CDC

Impact Services Corporation

New Kensington CDC (NKCDC)

People’s Emergency Center

The Village of Arts & Humanities

The organizations identify potential Connectors from their volunteers. When a volunteer accepts the position, they are referred to the institute.

 

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