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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.

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Community Partnerships VISTA Project

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

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2015-2021 GEAR UP College Readiness and Collaborative Communities (CRCC) Grant

Helping low-income students enter higher education through intensive college awareness programming.

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May 22, 2017 Highlights

Grant Opportunities

StartupPHL Call For Ideas

Startup PHL has launched its sixth Call for Ideas, a grant program to fund innovative and exciting proposals that support Philadelphia’s startup ecosystem. While all ideas are welcome, this round...

Job Opportunities/AmeriCorps Opportunities

Commercial Corridor Manager, People’s Emergency Center

TITLE: COMMERCIAL CORRIDOR MANAGER AREA: COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT CORPORATION SUPERVISED BY: DEPUTY DIRECTOR OF COMMUNITY, ECONOMIC, AND REAL ESTATE DEVELOPMENT QUALIFICATIONS: Bachelors Degree...

Miscellaneous

Social Media 101 for Nonprofits

This session includes practical tips and tools for extending your cause and mission via social media. We cover the basics of using social media for your nonprofit organization and give you handy tips...

National Conferences & Calls for Proposal

Service-Learning Educator Institute

An immersive two days of professional development with a community of like-minded educators. Participants will develop academically-aligned unit plans, experience replicable classroom activities,...

New Resources

Commercial Corridor Policy Agenda

On May 8, the Philadelphia Association of Community Development Corporations (PACDC) released its 2017 Commercial Corridor Policy Agenda. Neighborhood corridors are the economic arteries of...

Other Local Events and Workshops

Beyond the Walls: Prison Healthcare and Reentry Summit

Join us for Beyond the Walls: Prison Healthcare and Reentry Summit Wednesday, June 28 / 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM Register today! The Beyond the Walls: Prison Healthcare and Reentry Summit brings...

Partnerships Classifieds

volunteers needed, special event to benefit Neighborhood Bike Works

Volunteer with Neighborhood Bike Works at New Belgium’s Tour de Fat Philadelphia! DESCRIPTION Neighborhood Bike Works is excited to partner with New Belgium Brewing for Philadelphia’s...