Since the program’s inception in 2001, 172 skilled graduate students have served nearly 80 public and nonprofit organizations in the Lehigh Valley through the Community Fellows Program.
Since 2012, Community Fellows have served the following partners (click on an agency name to learn more about these students’ experiences):
County of Northampton, Department of Community and Economic Development
As a Community Fellow, Sveitavit developed a county-wide blight initiative, including targeted code enforcement and incentives for commercial and industrial investment. He also worked to secure federal grants for transportation initiatives and cultural development.