Programs About Support JEVS

C2L-PHL: Paid work experiences for youth & young adults

C2L-PHL is Philadelphia’s career-connected learning collaboration. It helps youth and young adults develop the knowledge, skills, and mindset needed to enter the workforce, careers, and community life.  

Paid summer and year-round work activities are available through C2L-PHL.  

JEVS Human Services (JEVS) contracts with organizations across the city to provide paid work activities to Philadelphia residents ages 12-24.  

Program Types

  • Service Learning: individual or group programming that fosters civic responsibility and applies learning through meaningful service to the community.
  • Project-Based Learning: individual or group programming that requires youth to design, develop, and construct hands-on solutions to a problem or task.
  • Internship: individual or group placement at an organization in order to gain work experience and build skills.


  • Youth get paid to learn
  • Network with professionals
  • Learn about careers


  • Philadelphia resident
  • Must be 12-24 years old


No Cost


Philadelphia, various locations 


Thank you for your interest in participating in C2L-PHL!
The application for summer 2024 has closed.


Join our mailing list to be the first to hear about summer 2025.

Sign Up


Email: [email protected]

C2L-PHL logo


Want to Stay Connected with JEVS? Sign Up for Our Updates.

Sign Me Up!
Skip to content