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A Community in Healing: Rolling Out Trauma Informed Practices

On Febuary 27th, Healing10 and The Center for Urban Research and Education held a summit titled “A Community in Healing: Rolling Out Trauma Informed Practices”. Healing10 is a cross-sector coalition, sponsored by Hopeworks ‘N Camden. The collaboration of Camden organizations share a transformative vision for the City: infuse a trauma-informed approach to services and care across all organizations that interact …

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Help Hopeworks Youth Healing Team Win a National Award!

Earlier this month, Hopeworks received word that the Hopeworks Youth Healing Team was one of Five National Finalists for the prestigious Scattergood Innovation Award! The winner receives the Scattergood Innovation Award and a $25,000 cash gift for their program. The Scattergood Foundation and National Council for Behavioral Health will work to promote and share all finalists’ work nationally. All submissions, …

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Hopeworks’ Alumni Gather for Kick-off Event

On Saturday, March 18, 2017, Hopeworks alumni gathered at the home of Mark and Judy Sarvary to kick-off the newly formed “Beacon Board”.  Seventeen years after its founding, Hopeworks has a wonderful network of alumni who are eager to reconnect with each other and to provide guidance to the next generation of alumni! Hopeworks’ friends Mark and Judy hosted 18 …

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Hopeworks Alumna Returns to Give Back!

Hopeworks is excited to welcome India Lee, our newest academic success volunteer and member of the newly formed alumni board.  India is 23 years old and first learned about Hopeworks while attending Sacred Heart school when she was in the 7th grade.  She joined the program shortly after participating in an information session about Hopeworks at her school.  Reflecting back …

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Monica Earns an Internship and Moves into the CRIB!

My name is Monica Perez-Reyes and I am currently a GIS intern with Hopeworks ‘N Camden.  I first learned about Hopeworks when Dannyelle Austin, Director of Youth Impact, visited the Gateway to College program.  When she came to our class, she talked about the academic support opportunities and the web design training.  I was excited about both of these opportunities. …

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Get Ready for the Hopeworks Spring Hackathon!

On April 8, there will be a new sound coming from Camden’s Waterfront — the sounds of keyboards changing the world! Building off of the success of the Hopeworks Fall Camden Code Day, Hopeworks will yet again host a Spring Hackathon, bringing techies  from across the region together to work to solve select problems in Camden. This year, nonprofits can …

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Hopeworks Hires Its First Youth — Full time!

For over 16 years, Hopeworks has provided part time jobs to Camden youth through its businesses that offer website design, Geographic Information Systems (GIS), and database solutions for companies across the region.  These internships have helped hundreds of youth to find the pathway to their dreams. However, thanks to the dramatic growth in the Hopeworks GIS department, Hopeworks is proud …

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Healing10 2016 in Review

If you look anywhere on the internet you will find memes like this: 2016 has been a pretty rough year for humanity it seems, but for Healing10 it was a year full of opportunity and growth. Here are the top 5 accomplishments of the Healing10 in 2016!   5) May Film Festival On May 9th, 2016 Healing10 hosted a film …

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Opportunities are growing at Hopeworks!

November was a great month for growing opportunities at Hopeworks and in Camden! First, Naomi Maldanado, one of our Salesforce interns and CRIB resident, successfully passed the Salesforce Administrator exam.  This certificate entitles Naomi to positions that, on average, pay between $45,524 – $96,413, as well as part time consulting opportunities that will allow her to pursue her dreams plan …