Refer to Temple Employment Connections for Opportunity Youth

  • Certifications: Ged, HiSET, International Computer Drivers License(ICDL) and NRF Customer Serive
  • Program Length; 18 months
  • Full-time or part-time schedule
  • Academic Support
  • Assistance With High School Equivalency Certification (GED Or HiSET)
  • Paid Work Experiences/Internships
  • Career Exploration Workshops
  • Education And Career Development
  • Career Coaching
  • Work Readiness And Life Skills Training
  • Technical Credential Acquired: Information Technology Certification, Business/Customer Service Certification
  • College Tours
  • Incentives via gift cards
  • Transportation passes provided to participants
  • Location: Ritter Hall Annex, 4th Floor 1301 Cecil B. Moore Avenue Philadelphia, PA 19122


  • Philadelphia youth between 16-21 years, currently in foster care or who have aged out of foster care
  • Individuals with criminal background eligible.
  • Math, Reading and Language 6th grade reading level



Joel Culbreath

Phone: 215-204-7491
Fax: 215-204-3429