PULSE - Pittsburgh Urban Leadership and Service Experience
Goal of Program
PULSE cultivates a community of young servant leaders to transform Pittsburgh. We invite talented university graduates to partner with Pittsburgh nonprofits for a year of service and leadership. Fellows SERVE with a nonprofit, LIVE in community with other fellows, and GROW as a leader through ongoing leadership training and development.
Type of Placement
Various. Fellows serve 35 hrs/week with a nonprofit organization. As best as we are able, we try to customize our service sites to match member passion, gifts and professional interests. Over the last 24 years, we've worked with over 125 different nonprofit organizations in Pittsburgh. For a list of some previous nonprofit partners: http://pulsepittsburgh.org/partner-with-us/past-partners/.
About a year, from the end of August to the beginning of August
Capacity is 36-42 fellows annually.
College graduates, open to living in intentional community, hard-working, self-starters, people who want to grow, commitment to service.
Lodging, food, transportation stipend, personal stipend, utilities, internet/phone, reimbursable medical expenses, education funds for classes, excursions, etc.
Fellows live together in multiple PULSE owned and/or operated houses (4-8 bedroom) in the East End, Northside, and South Pittsburgh.
Week-long orientation, two retreats (fall/spring), weekly seminars on Wednesdays from 1-5pm, mentoring and other personal and professional development opportunities.
Application deadline for the 2019-2020 program is March 3rd, 2019. Application available at: http://pulsepittsburgh.org/serve-with-us/.
5615 Stanton Ave.
Pittsburgh, PA 15206
Phone: 412 361-0124
No affiliation, but we have a strong connection/history to the Mennonite Church. However, PULSE is faith affirming: we will affirm and support each Fellow's exploration and development of their faithPrint This Page
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