Want to join the Project?
Apply to be a facilitator today!
High School Facilitator : co-lead a cohort of 12 students at a Philadelphia public high school (see qualifications).
College Facilitator : co-lead a cohort of 12 undergraduate students at the University of Pennsylvania (see qualifications).
Now Accepting Applications for Spring 2023!
November 28th-December 2nd
by December 15th
Be an undergraduate student in Philadelphia
Availability to volunteer for a minimum of 5 hrs/week for 12 weeks
Ability to commute to a partnering school weekly (transportation costs are covered)
Complete The Body Positive certification training, which covers five competencies, diversity and inclusion, and workshop leadership.
Attend weekly check-in call with program directors (1 hr/week)
Qualities We Look For:
An interest in learning about eating disorders, body positivity, and self-esteem
An interest in helping build a community-based preventive care program from the ground up
Self-driven individuals who will take initiative
Individuals who like engaging with students and getting to know them beyond the delivery of a curriculum
Prior experience working with high school students (preferred but not required)
Prior experience mentoring others (preferred but not required)
Individuals who value diversity and inclusion