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


The Forum: Day One

Paths to Equity and Prosperity-

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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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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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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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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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GET INVOLVED: Christmas Drive

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

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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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Why goal setting and incentives?

Setting goals enable people to complete their journeys

No one has been able to achieve their dreams without setting goals. People tend to set goals to obtain or reach a larger objective.

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