PHILADELPHIA

WELCOME TO PHILLY!

Philadelphia is the city of brotherly love! Philly is the largest city in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania and home to many national historic sites related to the founding of America. Philly is bursting with life, and boasts over 3,000 beautiful murals!

DEMOGRAPHICS

Philadelphia is the sixth largest city in the United States with a population of 1.5 million. The city has the third largest Black American population in the U.S., and the second-largest Puerto-Rican population.

NEIGHBORHOODS

Mission Year has teams on the north side of Philadelphia. We currently partner with churches and organizations in Hunting Park, Kensington, Olney, and Southwest Philadelphia.

JUSTICE ISSUES

Education, youth mentoring, community development, healthcare, immigrant services, and sustainability.

SERVICE SITES

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