Need in Deed connects the classroom with the community.

Student Projects

Need in Deed students learn while they make a difference in their communities.

Teacher Network

Need in Deed teachers believe in students’ potential and the importance of student voice.

Community Partners

Need in Deed’s community partners bring the “real world” into the classroom.

Latest News

Back to school with Need in Deed!

We are excited about the number of Need in Deed classrooms across Philadelphia in the 2018-2019 school year!

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Our supporters are making an investment in the city’s future.

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Joining the Teacher Network has helped me refresh my teaching and given me supports I appreciated and needed. As a veteran teacher, I appreciated the opportunity to meet like-minded colleagues throughout the city and to grow in my field.

Year 2 Need in Deed Teacher