Become a Rising Leader

Rising Leaders and Sister Mary at Bring Philly HOME

Contact Samantha Blatt at [email protected] or 215-309-5237 for more information.

The mission of the Rising Leaders Committee is to raise resources to further Project HOME's goal to end and prevent chronic street homelessness in Philadelphia; increase awareness around the issues of homelessness; and, to mobilize and educate the broader community on how they can get involved to support Project HOME's mission, vision, and programs. 

The Rising Leaders are led by two co-chairs who serve a two-year term. Our 2023 co-chairs are Matthew Cole and Sebastien Lundby-Thomas.

We invite you to join us and help grow and build the momentum of our committee.  Benefits of joining the Rising Leaders include:  

  • Raising critical resources to end and prevent chronic street homelessness in Philadelphia;   

  • Volunteering in projects that enrich our community and help make a difference in the lives of others;  

  • Expanding the reach of the Rising Leaders by cultivating and introducing other interested individuals to join;  

  • Serving as an ambassador for Project HOME and helping to increase awareness about the organization’s mission, vision, and programs;  

  • Participating in learning sessions, social events, and meetings where you will meet other like-minded professionals dedicated to ending and preventing chronic street homelessness in Philadelphia; and,  

  • Leading the efforts behind Project HOME’s annual Bring Philly HOME event.   

Have a question about the Rising Leaders Committee? Please reach out to us at [email protected]

None of us are home until all of us are home®