The Mayor's Office of Civic Engagement and Volunteer Service hosts the Serve Philadelphia VISTA Corps, an AmeriCorps program.
Serve Philadelphia VISTA members serve full-time (30 hours/week) for one year working on systems level change in Philadelphia's municipal government. The work of Serve Philadelphia VISTAs is an important part of moving the City’s anti-poverty strategy forward.
Each VISTA position is unique to the City department or initiative, but all VISTAs will build capacity. Capacity building activities can include, but are not limited to: