In partnership with the Chester County Chamber of Commerce and the Lancaster County Chamber of Commerce, we launched the first summer Community Apprenticeship Program in our area!
Eaven Austin and Hannah Knight, from the inaugural J. Marion Sims Foundation summer intern class, returned and served as community apprentices for 10 weeks. Both students will worked with the Chester County
Chamber of Commerce and Lancaster County Chamber of Commerce.
promotional videos highlighting local businesses for use in career readiness activities at local schools;
designed a community internship portal platform to broaden internship opportunities for high school and
college students in both counties, and studied the concept and possible structure of a young
professional’s arm of the Chambers. In addition, they also assisted in the training of the 2017 Foundation intern class.