National Health Corps Philadelphia Blog

Group service projects are an exciting aspect of our program because they facilitate member bonding and relationship building while simultaneously encouraging community engagement. In this blog post, member Sekela Mwantembe talks about the members' experience serving at Nationalities Service Center's Thanksgiving Dinner.
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Name: Stephen Veideman Position: Patient Advocate at Health Center 6 Degree: Biology Why did you join the health corps: To obtain a broader knowledge and deeper understanding of the nation’s healthcare system Favorite thing about Philly: The location and size of the city
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Name: Chelsea Safran Position: Patient Advocate at Health Center 5 Degree: Biochemistry Why did you join the health corps: To experience the problems in healthcare first hand and find ways to overcome them while directly interacting with patients Favorite thing about Philly: Rittenhouse square and public transportation
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Name: Claire Hartung Position: Community Health Outreach Associate, La Salle Neighborhood Nursing Center Degree: French and Francophone Studies, Carleton College ‘11 Why did you join the health corps: As a future physician, I wanted to gain experience in public health while serving my community. Favorite thing about Philly: The music scene, and the food!
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