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415 S. 15th StreetPhiladelphia, PA 19146

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VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITY W/ STIPEND! Turning Points for Children is a social services non profit, affiliated with PHMC, operating in center city Philadelphia. We are looking for enthusiastic people to commit one afternoon/evening a week, for 8 weeks, to volunteer at an assigned Philadelphia elementary school. Volunteers must be 18 years or older and be able to pass background checks (child abuse, FBI). Positions available are Recreation partners and Community based partners. Recreation partners should be comfortabe with children of varying ages and be able to implement age appropriate activities with provided materials. Community based partners should have strong ties to the community and be able to present on a topic chosen by program participants. It is also preferred that community based partners have a bachelors degree and some relevant commections to a social service or other organization (Red Cross, mental health services, AA, food banks, etc.) Turning Points for children will hold open houses to interview for these exciting opportunities on August 3rd, 4th, 9th, 10th, and 11th at varying times. Please contact Caroline Parker at caparker@tp4c.org or 267.294.6975 to RSVP to open house!!


  • Child Welfare
  • Child Care
  • Youth Services
  • General Education
  • Family Therapy
  • Community Outreach

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Requirements & Commitment

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • Once a week (3:00pm to 6:00pm) for 8 weeks

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