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Title PYMC Youth Committee Member
Categories Job Opportunities
Compensation $200 stipend
Start Date 01-01-2013
End Date 01-07-2013
Location TBD
Description of Opportunity

CALL FOR PARTICIPANTS: Youth Media Committee

Are you looking to connect with a larger creative community of filmmakers, artists, writers, audio producers?

Do you enjoy meeting new people?

Do you have want to raise the visibility of youth voices in the city?

Are you motivated, responsible, and ready to take on a challenge?

WHAT:

Philly Youth Media Collaborative, a network of youth media organizations in Philly is forming a Youth Media Committee to develop, plan and promote teen-specific events and programs in collaboration with PYMC. The goal of these programs is to bring together diverse groups of youth to raise visibility around the value of youth voices and perspectives. These programs may be events, workshops, screenings, networking gatherings, etc- to be decided upon by the Committee. The Committee will receive a budget to work with and allocate for their work.

WHO We are looking for:

We are looking for 10 creative, motivated youth to join our programming team.

  • Between Ages 16 and 21 years old
  • Affiliated with a PYMC organization
  • Available to commit to at least 10, 2-hour planning meetings between mid January and May, possibly more.

We are looking for no more than 2 students per supporting organization. Ideally, we are looking for a diversity of representation from different organizations and media forms.  The representative will be responsible for communicating back to their organization to gather input, and share the updates from the Youth Committee. Staff can nominate up to 3 youth for consideration.

PYMC will provide tokens, snacks and stipend to all participants who are selected and fulfill their term.

To apply:

Students must be nominated by a staff member of a PYMC affiliated organization. You do not have to be currently enrolled in a program to participate. Please send the below info to Laura at: phillyyouthmedia@gmail.com by Tues DECEMBER 18, 2012.  You may be notified for an interview. We will start meeting as a group in January 2013.

 

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Title Computer and Internet Access brought to your Neighborhood
Location citywide
Description of Opportunity

Free Library’s Techmobile brings ‘hot spots’ to neighborhoods

Now is the time to book the Free Library of Philadelphia’s Techmobile, a new, free computer station making its way through Philadelphia communities.

Launched on April 12th, this “Hot Spot on Wheels” is an energy-efficient, hybrid van outfitted with six computers, broadband equipment, and a trained assistant who will provide computer classes, as well as one-on-one assistance. The Techmobile can reach areas of the city that are not close to a library branch or one of the six stationary hot spots (community centers with computers). Organizations can request a visit from the Techmobile online or by calling 215-686-5372.

http://www.freelibrary.org/libserv/hotspots.htm

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Title Internships with Big Picture Alliance
Categories Internships, Job Opportunities
Compensation school credit possible
Location citywide
Description of Opportunity

Big Picture Alliance is looking for people interested in work-study and unpaid internship opportunities. You will gain experience promoting digital media arts as a vehicle for personal, social and academic change.  Special arrangements for academic credit are dependent upon each individual internship.

The Big Picture Alliance is always looking for new teaching artists & other creative individuals commited to arts education and its positive impact on youth. Contact us if you want to join the organization!

To apply, email a letter of intent and/or résumé to info@bigpicturealliance.org.

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Title Philadelphia Youth Advocate seeks opportunities for students
Categories Partnerships
Location citywide
Description of Opportunity

Philadelphia Youth Advocate GOAL 500 Program are looking for any opportunities available to our youth ages 14-19. We are looking for summer programs that can come to our location or the youth can go to their location, employment, volunteering, shadowing, free events, workshops geared to youth for the summer and beyond. We will prep our youth to be the right fit for any program.

For more information contact:

Sophia ScottJ
Philadelphia Youth Advocate Program/Goal 500
Goal 500 Program Specialist
719 West Girard Avenue
Philadelphia, PA 19123
O: 215-599-2174 ext. 279
F: 215-599-2176
M: 215-435-9269
GOAL500@yapinc.org

sascott@yapinc.org

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