Why Volunteer with PennPAC?

Boost your professional skills, rekindle your Penn pride, and gain the personal satisfaction that comes with making an impact on the future of your community.

Applications for Spring 2017 consulting engagement volunteers are no longer being accepted, but you don't have to wait until next Fall to join us. Learn more and RSVP for our next ImPACt event.

Volunteer on your terms.

  • Volunteer for one evening at an ImPACt event
  • Join a consulting engagement team for an 8-10 week project (3-5 hours/week)
  • Lead a consulting team (5-7 hours/week)
  • Support internal PennPAC development efforts as part of team or as a solo effort on your own time (time commitment options vary)
  • Accommodate your work schedule - Standard project teams have meetings and calls in the evenings or on weekends, while Business Hours project teams have meetings and calls during the business day
    • Further your career.

      • Increase your professional knowledge across disciplines, including marketing, operations and finance
      • Fine tune your leadership skills – training and support are provided
      • Sharpen your consulting skills using The PennPAC Consulting Process, project management tools, training materials and consulting templates
      • Expand your knowledge of the nonprofit sector
      • Expand your network – connect with nonprofit leaders and Penn alums
        • Join a network of 300+ Penn Alums from across the University making their cities a better place.

          • Support nonprofits with your Penn-cultivated strategic and intellectual abilities and your project management, interpersonal and leadership skills
          • Learn from each other, across ages and industries
          • Network and socialize
          • Help Penn fulfill its vision for alumni: β€œTo realize the bold and far-reaching vision of the Penn Compact 2020, we depend most of all on our Penn people. The Compact reflects our shared values and it exemplifies our passion for bettering our community, country, and world." - Amy Gutmann, President, University of Pennsylvania
            • Amplify the impact of nonprofits and their support of millions in our communities.

              • Join an organization led by Penn graduates who are uniquely prepared to put you to work to help nonprofits carry out their missions more effectively and efficiently.
              • Bridge the gap for resource-constrained nonprofits and gain the personal satisfaction that comes with making an impact on the future of your community.
                • Want to learn more? PennPAC holds Information Sessions each Winter. Join us to meet our team and learn more about the different PennPAC volunteer opportunities. Join our email list to be notified about the session or visit Events and News.

Dimitry Cohen (CAS '08), PennPAC Volunteer

DNF kickoff

Another successful PennPAC Consulting Engagement Team!

"I was extremely excited to have finally found a flexible organization that allowed me to contribute the business skills I've learned towards helping the nonprofit world and still meet the demands of my job." - Fei Ren, PennPAC Volunteer

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