Amplifying youth voices.
Transforming Democracy.

03
JAN
2014

University Community Collaborative Joins other Philly youth organizations to speak out against injustice in the criminal justice system

On Saturday, Dec 7 the Students For Mumia coalition held a youth forum about the school to prison pipeline, mass incarceration and the case of Mumia Abu Jamal at the Asian Arts Initiative in Philadelphia. Young activists and leaders from a variety of school...
13
DEC
2013

Earth Forces Launches the Environmental Service-Learning Project

In 2013, Earth Force launched the Environmental Service-Learning Project (ESLP), funded by NOAA and in partnership with the Great Lakes Stewardship Initiative. The ESLP provides support to collaboratives in communities across Michigan to engage youth in collecting and assessing...
13
DEC
2013

The University Community Collaborative Works on Violence Prevention

Students from the University Community Collaborative are serving as youth leaders on the Campaign for Nonviolent Schools (CNS), a coalition of 7 youth serving organizations in Philadelphia that is working towards ending all forms of violence in schools without pushing students...
11
DEC
2013

Youth on Board Expands Civics in Boston

After a successful pilot year, Youth on Board, in partnership with five other community based organizations in the City, is collaborating with Boston Public Schools District to bring action civics to life in the classroom! This project introduces high school civics students to 6...