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Learn more about new partnerships, community-wide events, pilot programs, and the success of our participants.

News

Look for the helpers

During times of crisis—especially in times of crisis—we seek ways to be of help to others. 

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Workforce Development

A Limitless MindSet

Poverty is not a singular condition. It is a collection of situational roadblocks that keep people from living full and prosperous lives. With nearly a quarter of Philadelphians living in poverty, Episcopal Community Services’ goal is not to merely get these numbers down. It is to lift our neighbors up. It is about the names and faces behind these figures.

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Children & Youth

As the Twig is Bent, So Grows the Tree

When children are inspired from a young age, their motivation extends into adulthood.

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Housing

A Space to Heal

Emergency shelter should be more than a collection of beds. At St. Barnabas Mission, families are provided a network of care.

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News

9 Ways To Celebrate Black History Month This Year

February is Black History Month. Here are a few ways you can celebrate near ECS’ Main Office in historic Society Hill.

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News

Giving Tuesday: What dreams have you accomplished?

Everybody has dreams for the future. In this season of gratitude, we want you to think back to a dream you accomplished and who encouraged you along the way.

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Volunteers

GET INVOLVED: Christmas Drive

You can provide a gift for our program participants this holiday season!

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Events

Who would want to miss this lineup at the Forum?

Next week, some of the brightest minds working to combat poverty will gather at the Forum.

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Why you should build an emergency savings fund

Have you ever felt like you just can’t catch a break? Whether you’re living paycheck to paycheck, working full-time while trying to further your education, or just trying to stay out of debt, life can be a series of never-ending challenges.

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How can coaching help?

A professional, intentional partnership and guide Mobility Mentoring® is a practice that partners with individuals and families to walk them through the achievement of their goals.

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