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Lifting each out of poverty until there is one less


Agencies and other nonprofit organizations

The One Less Foundation, provides career and financial literacy workshops, and our adult programs to the following organizations:


                            UrbanSeeds CDFI

                                     Urban Seeds is a 501c3 nonprofit organization supporting the financial health and ustainability of economically disenfranchised                                       communities and businesses through financial wellness education and microloans. First incorporated in 2012, Urban Seeds is                                       comprised of seven ELCA Lutheran congregations in Philadelphia and its first ring suburbs.Urban Seeds values partnership and currently operates with support from the ELCA National church in Chicago and Southeastern Pennslyvania Synod of the ELCA based in Mt. Airy.

                                                Parents for Great Camden Schools

                                                Parents for Great Camden Schools (PGCS) is a local organization of families and community leaders committed to ensuring Camden's children receive an excellent education today that prepares them for the world and workplace of tomorrow.

                                       Urban Resources Development Corporation (URDC)

                                                 is a Philadelphia-based 501c(3) non-profit organization whose mission is to help stabilize neighborhoods in Germantown, Mt. Airy, and surrounding communities. Its first objective is to assist senior and low and moderate income families in obtaining funding for exterior home repairs. Its second objective is to purchase and renovate abandoned or dilapidated houses and then sell them to first-time, low and moderate income home buyers.

JEVS, Human Services (E3 Centers)

West Philadelphia Financial Services Inc.

Who our programs support

Schools and after school programs

In the Philadelphia metro area, our youth programs and volunteers support students in grades K-12 at the  following schools and after school programs at these organizations:

                      The Promise Academy at                                                          Sheridan Elementary School

                      Martin Luther King High School  


Roxborough High School                                                         The City School at Rittenhouse


Sayre High School/

Sayre Community Health Center