E³ Power Center Southwest


The E³ Power Center Southwest serves youth ages 16-21 seeking to improve their skills and work toward long-term goals. The center is designed to create a comprehensive system of service delivery for youth that galvanizes the resources, knowledge, and expertise of citywide systems and community-based organizations to work in a cohesive way to benefit Philadelphia’s youth.

E³ signifies the programs focus on the following three Es: educational services, employment readiness and placement services, and empowerment.

Young people are prepared for post-secondary opportunities through:

  • GED
  • Literacy supports
  • Tutoring services
  • High school diploma options
  • Assistance with financial aid applications and searches
  • College visits

Young people are intentionally prepared for successful careers through:

  • Job readiness training
  • Supported internships
  • Community service
  • Service learning opportunities
  • Job searches
  • Placement supports

Young people are given additional life skills support through:

  • 21st century skills development workshops
  • Financial literacy
  • Self-care and prevention
  • Parent education
  • Anger management and conflict resolution

For more information, please contact:
CISP Education Center

Southwest Location:
CISP Education Center
5407 Grays Avenue
Philadelphia, PA 19143

Operated by:
Communities In Schools of Philadelphia, Inc. Proudly Serving Southwest Philadelphia