A recognized 501(c)(3) program that empowers students with positive community experiences and essential professional skills through mindfulness, volunteerism, entrepreneurship, and content creation.

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We Love Philly was on the Drew Barrymore Show!

We Love Philly was on the Drew Barrymore Show!

We Love Philly's Founder Carlos Aponte was on the Drew Barrymore Show! 10 Laptops and $10,000 were donated by Gateway and The Drew Barrymore Show! ...
We Love Philly is the Cover Story for Grid Magazine

We Love Philly is the Cover Story for Grid Magazine

We Love Philly is normalizing community based education! Read the cover story NOW!
We Love Philly has been awarded $35,000 through William Penn Foundation's Racial Equity Grant Fund!

We Love Philly has been awarded $35,000 through William Penn Foundation's Racial Equity Grant Fund!

We Love Philly is one of 14 recipients of a grant. Each organization is helping to advance at least one of three goals in Philadelphia: strengthening kindergarten readiness, building early reading proficiency, or increasing rates of high school graduation.

We Love Philly and Ying Covid-19 outreach

Throughout the Fall of 2021 We Love Philly collaborated with Ying, Philly Counts, and other community organizations to bring Covid-19 vaccination education and child tax credit resources to neighborhoods most affected by the pandemic. Check out some video content from our events!

We Love Philly 2020 Impact Report

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The We Love Philly Podcast

A podcast hosted and produced by students that explores volunteerism while promoting the people and organizations that contribute to Philadelphia's legacy as the City of Brotherly Love

We Love Philly Volunteer Videos

Going out in the community and making change through action. These videos were created, by students, for the volunteer organizations we serve to help them spread their positive message.

Mission

The mission of We Love Philly, a recognized 501(c)(3) outside of school time program, is to empower students with positive community experiences and essential professional skills through mindfulness, volunteerism, entrepreneurship, and content creation. We Love Philly teaches students how to navigate complex emotional stressors, equips them with essential life skills, arranges volunteer experiences to promote community, connects students with local entrepreneurs and business owners to gain expertise, and lastly helps students to create their own brand.