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CCNYPA Drexel University (Dornsife Entrepreneurship) VISTA
Programs for West Philadelphia entrepreneurs and small business owners include: B Smart, which leverages Drexel faculty’s and community partner organizations’ expertise to build small business capacity and provide access to capital; the Business Idea Group (BIG) [1] which meets monthly for business owners to network; business coaching to refine budding business concepts; and Quickbooks classes for entrepreneurs, business owners, and freelancers. Together, these programs form a continuum of services that reached 64 small businesses owners last year, 20 of whom participated in more than one program. The VISTA will help create/strengthen opportunities for low-income individuals to develop workforce knowledge and skills that will meet the needs of employers.
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This listing is currently not accepting applications.

Member Duties : Candidate must have proof of Covid Vaccine or willing to obtain vaccine prior to the official start of service. In year 2, the VISTA will work to: build and expand on existing program partners’ participation while adding new partners; Support program administration (e.g., program application, coaching engagement platforms); Support the program evaluation including tracking outcomes; Support communications and outreach for all Beachell Family Learning Center programs; Support workforce and adult education programing as needed
Program Benefits : Stipend ,  Education award upon successful completion of service ,  Childcare assistance if eligible ,  Training ,  Relocation Allowance ,  Living Allowance ,  Housing ,  On Campus Resources ,  Health Coverage* ,  Choice of Education Award or End of Service Stipend . 
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Terms :
Permits working at another job during off hours ,  Car recommended . 
Service Areas :
Community Outreach ,  Education ,  Community and Economic Development . 
Skills :
Community Organization ,  Leadership ,  Education ,  Writing/Editing ,  Fund raising/Grant Writing ,  Business/Entrepreneur ,  General Skills ,  Non-Profit Management ,  Recruitment ,  Public Speaking ,  Communications . 
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CCNYPA Drexel University (Dornsife Entrepreneurship) VISTA

Program Start/End Date
07/18/2022  -   07/24/2023

Work Schedule Full Time

Education level
College graduate

Age Requirement
Minimum:  18    Maximum:  None

Program Locations PENNSYLVANIA   Philadelphia/Wilmington/Atlantic City  


Accepting Applications
From  03/22/2022  To  06/24/2022 

Contact Danelle Wagner
3509 Spring Garden St
Philadelphia   PA   19104

Listing ID 101387