Philadelphia Children's Foundation
April 25, 2011
I was introduced to the Philadelphia Children's Foundation as an alumnus of the Temple University Fox School of Business. This experience was ultimately very gratifying to me, as outlined in the blog post that I wrote about it. (http://patrocchi.blogspot.com/2011/03/talking-to-9th-graders-about-careers.html) I cam to realize that these bright young students may not have otherwise known about the career options they had ahead of them without exposure to my presentation. However, I was only the speaker; it was the PCF that drove this, as their coordinator, Carolyn Geers, offered me an array of locations where I could speak.
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I can't imagine that this organization could be more effective than it already is. Everything flowed smoothly.
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It was an emotionally satisfying experience.
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Volunteer & I spoke to ninth graders in the Frankford section of Philadelphia about careers in corporate communications. .