The Cabbage Patch Settlement House is a local, non-profit Christian organization. Our mission is to equip and empower at-risk children, youth and their families, to be self-sufficient by helping them maximize their economic, educational, emotional, moral, physical, social and spiritual potential. We accomplish this through three major programs: Counseling and Family Services, Recreation and Youth Development and Educational Opportunities.
“Striving to provide the best health care to every patient, every day,” CAMC Memorial Hospital is home to one of the highest volume heart programs in the country. Our multidisciplinary team includes radiation, gynecologic, and medical oncologists, as well as oncology pharmacists, psychologists dedicated to the care of cancer patients and their families, case coordinators, social workers, and skilled oncology registered nurses. Our services also include a cancer support program for families.
Camden City School District is in a historic period of change. With the recent state intervention, Camden is uniquely poised to transform and re-focus its efforts to ensure all students have the academic and personal skills required to succeed in life. Currently, Camden City has 26 district and 11 charter schools serving more than 15,000 students in total, of whom nearly 95% qualify for free or reduced price lunch. The district is committed to building talented and committed cadres of
CampInteractive (CI) aims to inspire the next generation of technology leaders from under served communities. We use cutting-edge tech education tools to provide students with the skills and opportunities they need to succeed, and instill the leadership qualities necessary to achieve their potentials. CI Summer Interns will work with CI staff to execute the YES (Young Entrepreneur Summit), a 10-14 day program where students learn the different aspects of the project development cycle as well as useful entrepreneurial skills. The program,
The Campus Kitchen at Washington and Lee (CKWL) is an emerging leader in community service for students and resourceful anti-hunger programs for communities around the country. The entire program is student-run. Tasks undertaken by students include: planning menus, obtaining food, running cooking shifts, organizing drivers, and teaching culinary skills to unemployed adults. In addition, they keep track of all paperwork necessary to ensure that everything−including food preparation−is being done safely, organize fundraisers, develop curriculum, and recruit new students to get involved. Students
CAPUP strengthens communities by providing resources for people to help themselves. Interns will become familiar with all programs administered by CAPUP, including Virginia CARES, Employment Services, Child Care Food Program, and Emergency Services Program. Community action changes people’s lives, embodies the spirit of hope, improves communities, and makes America a better place to live. We care about the entire community, and we are dedicated to helping people help themselves and each other. Capital Area Partnership Uplifting People, Inc. (CAPUP) is a private
Capstone Community Action provides comprehensive services to help people achieve economic well-being with dignity and develops partnerships to strengthen Vermont communities. Our commitment is to alleviate the suffering caused by poverty, to work with individuals and families to move out of poverty, and to advocate for economic justice for all Vermonters.
Center for Family Services (CFS) is a nonprofit human service agency in Camden County New Jersey. The universal goal of this multi-faceted agency is to strengthen families and provide a framework of options for them to gain self-sufficiency. It has been a provider of community social services or resources since July 1, 2000, but actually has established roots in the community for over 90 years. CFS has been a Head Start provider since December 1, 2011. Head Start is a nurturing
Centro Latino’s mission is to build quality relationships between Spanish speakers and the general community in education, health-care, and Social Justice. The Warehouse Summer Program hosted at Centre College provides participants mentoring with student volunteers, academic tutoring, healthy meals and snacks, and a safe and supportive environment in which to improve their language, academic, and social skills. Children in this program have been selected because they are either members of English as a Second Language Programs, Migrant Programs or because they are
Established as a partnership between the Cleveland Clinic and Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine is a unique medical school program that sets standards for the training of physician investigators through innovative approaches to the integration of basic science, research and clinical medicine. This summer the intern will be observing and interviewing patients in a variety of clinical venues and under the mentorship of three professionals in order to address issues of addiction in various ways (healthcare, legal,