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Camden County Amachi Project, Pennsauken, New Jersey

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Address: 6991 N. Park Dr.
Pennsauken, New Jersey  08109  
United States
Fax: 856-663-7182
Is 501(c)(3) nonprofit certified by the IRS?: Yes
Number of Volunteers Serving Nationally: 30
Number of People Being Served: 50
EIN: 21-0725790
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Mission Statement


Camden County Amachi Project is the Camden Chapter of Amachi's nationwide effort to end generational incarceration by mentoring children of prisoners. Amachi in Camden works to identify children of prisoners living in Camden County and to recruit caring and responsible adults to act as mentors to these children.

Description


CCAP is continuing the implementation of the Amachi Mentoring Project (Amachi), which focuses on youth violence reduction through a mentoring program for the children of incarcerated parents. CCAP is responsible for the management and oversight of all aspects of Amachi in Camden. Amachi’s collaboration partners are Project C.O.P.E., Big Brothers Big Sisters: Burlington, Camden and Gloucester, and The New Jersey Department of Corrections. The Amachi leadership and implementation team is composed of staff from each of the partner organizations.

CCAP is continuing the implementation of the Amachi Mentoring Project (Amachi), which focuses on youth violence reduction through a mentoring program for the children of incarcerated parents. CCAP is responsible for the management and oversight of all aspects of Amachi in Camden. Amachi’s collaboration partners are Project C.O.P.E., Big Brothers Big Sisters: Burlington, Camden and Gloucester, and The New Jersey Department of Corrections. The Amachi leadership and implementation team is composed of staff from each of the partner organizations.

Mission Statement: Camden County Amachi Project is the Camden Chapter of Amachi's nationwide effort to end generational incarceration by mentoring children of prisoners. Amachi in Camden works to identify children of prisoners living in Camden County and to recruit caring and responsible adults to act as mentors to these children.

Local Affiliation



Program Type:


Youth Program

Do you Require Formal Orientation Training?


Yes