PeerCorps provides middle schoolers with meaningful volunteer opportunities around Pittsburgh. Serving alongside high school aged Mentors, PeerCorps middle schoolers (or Mentees) can sign up to serve for our Fall and/or Spring Cycle at volunteer sites around the city. Click here for more info and to sign up!
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PeerCorps Kesher participants are 9th graders interested in staying involved in PeerCorps before they are eligible to become Mentors. Kesher participants volunteer alongside Mentors and Mentees at service sites two times per month and can register for the Fall and/or Spring Cycles. Register here today!
PeerCorps Mission, Vision, and Values
The PeerCorps Mission
PeerCorps was established to create the Jewish leadership of our future committed to repairing our world. We accomplish this by engaging teens in meaningful volunteer experiences within their communities.
The PeerCorps Vision
Through leadership development, social justice learning, and community building, PeerCorps strengthens young Jewish teens’ Jewish identity and commitment to Tikkun Olam.
The PeerCorps Values
Tzedek (Justice) – Our humanity is bound up in the humanity of others
Elu V’elu – Learning alongside others and grappling with complexity
Tikkun Olam (Repair the World) – Taking action to create a better world