Donate. Hire. Volunteer.

The need for young people to have summer work experiences, engage in workforce development opportunities, and earn compensation are more important now than ever! By making a donation to the Philly Summer Jobs Fund, you are ensuring that young people have opportunities to build the skills and knowledge they need to thrive and success in the future.


WorkReady Donate

Philly Summer JobsThis year we are asking you – community members, employers, investors, philanthropists – to join the call to #FundPHLSummerJobs.


Pledge your support by making a donation to the Philly Summer Jobs Fund.


Email us to let us know you’d like to hire young people.


Email us to serve on a career panel.

Opportunities created by supporting the Philly Summer Jobs Fund will be critical as we collectively contribute to both Philadelphia’s and the nation’s economic recovery.

Every dollar makes a difference!

Summer Youth Employment Cabinet


The Summer Youth Employment Cabinet is a group of individuals, foundations and organizations that have come together to support summer jobs. Join us to #FundPHLSummerJobs!

Member Organizations

Achieving Reunification Center ∽ Amerisource Bergen ∽ Bank of America ∽ Big Brothers Big Sisters Independence ∽ Chamber of Commerce of Greater Philadelphia ∽ Cheyney University ∽ City of Philadelphia Office of Children and Families ∽ Comcast Foundation ∽ Comcast NBCUniversal ∽ Congreso de Latinos Unidos ∽ Drexel University ∽ Envoy Growth Advisory ∽ Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia ∽ FS Investments ∽ Graduate! Philadelphia ∽ Jackson Lewis P.C. ∽ JCW Computer Consulting ∽ Lenfest Foundation ∽ Lincoln University ∽ Neighborhood United Against Drugs ∽ Office of State Rep. Malcolm Kenyatta ∽ Office of U.S. Senator Bob Casey ∽ PA State Representative - 181st District ∽ PA State Representative - 192nd District ∽ PA State Representative - 195th District ∽ PA State Representative - 197th District ∽ PA State Senator - 7th District ∽ Parks and Recreation ∽ PECO ∽ Peirce College ∽ Philadelphia Police Department ∽ Philadelphia Works ∽ Philadelphia Youth Network ∽ Philanthropy Network ∽ Public Citizens for Children and Youth ∽ Salem Baptist Church ∽ School District of Philadelphia ∽ TD Bank Charitable Foundation ∽ Triple C Housing, Inc. ∽ United Way of Greater Philadelphia and Southern New Jersey ∽ University City Science Center ∽ University of Pennsylvania ∽ Urban Affairs Coalition

Summer 2020 Investors


Thank you to the individuals, businesses and organizations that have supported WorkReady through the Philly Summer Jobs Fund in 2020!


City of Philadelphia Office of Children and Families ∽ Philadelphia Works ∽ The School District of Philadelphia


AAccenture ∽ Bank of America ∽ Brandywine Operating Partnership LP ∽ CHUBB ∽ Cigna Foundation ∽ Citizens Bank ∽ Comcast ∽ Deloitte LLP ∽ Educational Data Systems, Inc. ∽ Independence Blue Cross ∽ Jefferson ∽ M&T Bank Charitable Foundation ∽ PECO Energy Company ∽ Univest ∽ Wells Fargo Foundation


The Barra Foundation ∽ Caroline Alexander Buck Foundation ∽ H. Chase Lenfest ∽ Dolfinger-McMahon Foundation ∽ The Lenfest Foundation ∽ Otto Haas Charitable Trust ∽ Philadelphia Council AFL-CIO ∽ Philadelphia Eagles Social Justice Fund ∽ The Philadelphia Foundation ∽ The Rittenhouse Foundation ∽ Satell Institute ∽ United Way of Greater Philadelphia and Southern New Jersey ∽ William Penn Foundation


Zane Andrews ∽ Dr. Jacqueline Bailey-Davis ∽ Helen Booth ∽ Patricia Blosfelds ∽ Alexander Braccio ∽ Tabatha Bullock ∽ Abbie Stubbs Burke ∽ Dianna Clauss ∽ Bernard Dagenais ∽ Patricia Davenport ∽ Jake Dawson ∽ Holly Farnese ∽ Michael Galvan ∽ Catherine Gibbons ∽ Michael Harmeson ∽ Michael Harmeson ∽ Rebecca Hoffman ∽ Christine Armontrout Jenkinson ∽ Karen Asper Jordan ∽ David Jolley ∽ Kendra Leslie ∽ Siobhán Loughney ∽ Jane Isaacs Lowe ∽Barbara Saverino ∽ Amy Levine ∽Nasir Mack ∽ Jere Mahaffey ∽ Rob Marcus ∽ Laura McKenna ∽ Debra L. Michael ∽ Adele Munisteri ∽ Johnathan Paly ∽ Jonah Rank ∽ Julianna Ricco ∽ Alicia Santiago ∽ Ariel Shore ∽ Alem Thomas ∽ Sharmain Matlock-Turner ∽ Chekemma J. Fulmore-Townsend ∽ Robert Weaver ∽ JoAnn Weinberger ∽ Margo Williams ∽ David Wright

As of 12.31.2020

Contact Us


For questions related to the Philly Summer Jobs Fund or how to support WorkReady, contact PYN.

WorkReady and the Philly Summer Jobs Fund are managed by the Philadelphia Youth Network (PYN).