Urban Sustainability in Philadelphia


Issue Area: Urban Sustainability and Education

Location: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

About: Improving sustainability and preventing the depletion of our resources are important trials our world faces today. In an urban environment, sustainability poses especially unique challenges. This service-learning trip to Philadelphia will involve working with community partners who face these challenges head on. Participants will learn about the intersections of topic areas, including environmental protection and access to community resources. Not only will participants learn about a broad range of issue areas, but through reflection and exploration of Philadelphia they will discover ways to bring urban sustainability into their own cities.

Participant Cost: $250

Fundraising Effort: Medium

Number of Participants: 10

Leaders: Anna Gallicchio and Mitchell Oertel

Contact us at gwabphiladelphia@gmail.com