Welcome to Civic House

Civic House is Penn's hub for civic engagement, centering community organizations and social justice education, promoting mutually beneficial collaborations between Penn and Philadelphia community nonprofit organizations. Through social justice education, trainings and workshops, Civic House prepares students for responsible community engagement and empowers them to become advocates for social change.

Civic House
Turns 20!

Join us this milestone year as we reflect on the countless contributions that students, alumni, staff, faculty, and community partners have made to Civic House programming over the past  20 years. 

We hope that you will connect with Civic House to celebrate our organization's legacy of responsible civic engagement through social justice education and rediscover how we continue to promote mutually beneficial collaborations between Penn and the Philadelphia community.


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