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Next Steps AmeriCorps Program

Designed as a college completion and success strategy, the Next Steps AmeriCorps Program will engage 70 students in part-time AmeriCorps service during the 2015-2016 school year.

PHENND Fellows

PHENND Fellows pairs college graduates with local nonprofits. The program trains and retains the next generation of Philadelphia nonprofit leaders

K-16 VISTA Project

Providing AmeriCorps VISTA members to public schools in Philadelphia to coordinate community partnerships.

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July 16, 2018 Highlights

Grant Opportunities

Scholarships for K-12 students

From the 76ers: One of our youth ambassador’s from this past season, 12 year old Aniyah Ayres is soliciting scholarship applications from students in the Greater Philadelphia area K-12. Three...

Job Opportunities/AmeriCorps Opportunities

Lead Teaching Artist – Bridges to the Arts / Puentes a las Artes

The Barnes Foundation / Puentes de Salud   Project Description: The Barnes Foundation and Puentes de Salud are Partners in the launch of Puentes a las Artes/Bridges to the Arts, a project that...


Community Engagement & Measurement Through: Opportunity 360

Happening August 15th, 2PM EDT This webinar will examine a free, data-rich platform explores housing stability, education, health and well-being, economic security, and mobility in every neighborhood...

National Conferences & Calls for Proposal

Call for Workshops: 2018 National Black Male Educators Convening

Workshop proposals welcome for black educators’ conference The Fellowship: Black Male Educators for Social Justice is a professional membership and activist organization dedicated to advancing...

New Resources

Five Rules of the College and Career Game

As postsecondary education and training has become the most well-traveled pathway to middle class earnings, students, their families, and educators need to learn five rules of the college and career...

Other Local Events and Workshops

Summer offerings from Mighty Writers

Hola! Espero que estén disfrutando del verano! Este verano es el primero en el que Mighty Writers está trabajando en los centros de recreación de Philadelphia y se ofrecen muchas actividades muy...

Partnerships Classifieds

Workshop Instructors, TechGirlz

TechGirlz mission is to inspire middle school girls to explore the possibilities of technology to empower their future careers. Instructors & Instructor Assistants Note: All volunteers must have...

PHENND Events/Activities

Daisy’s Going Away Happy Hour

Come celebrate PHENND’s Next Steps AmeriCorps Coordinator Daisy Villa as she says goodbye after four long years to leave us for sunny California! Thursday, July 26th 4:30-6:30 PM at...