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
Interests: Ex-Offender Services
[Open to 1 Law or 1 Undergraduate per summer] GJP serves the homeless and indigent of metropolitan Atlanta charged with criminal offenses. GJP provides a comprehensive program that begins with caring legal representation, continues with prison visits, and offers support after release with housing assistance, job training and placement, addiction recovery, and personal counseling.
Jubilee Jobs is one of the longest-serving and best non-profit workforce development providers in the DC area. Jubilee Jobs was created to connect those most vulnerable but eager, ready and able to work with appropriate marketplace employment. The goal of the organization is to help individuals work for sustenance, dignity, and hope. Since 1981 Jubilee Jobs has placed over 22,000 people from all over Washington, DC into the jobs they desperately needed, and then supported them in moving from entry-level to
The Public Defender Service for the District of Columbia (PDS) provides and promotes quality legal representation to indigent adults and children facing a loss of liberty in the District of Columbia and thereby protects society’s interest in the fair administration of justice. The Criminal Law Internship Program is designed to provide current undergraduate and graduate students with the fundamental investigative techniques and relevant criminal law knowledge needed to assist attorneys within the organization in preparation for legal representation of our
TAP helps individuals and families achieve economic and personal independence through education, employment, affordable housing, and safe and healthy environments.
Total Action for Progress (TAP) offers over 30 programs to individuals and families achieve economic and personal independence through education, employment, affordable housing, and safe and healthy environments.
To assist the federal courts in the fair administration of justice; to protect the community; to bring about long-term positive change in individuals under supervision.