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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.


Community Partnerships VISTA Project

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


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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February 20, 2017 Highlights

Grant Opportunities

Youth Baseball and Softball Programs

Baseball Tomorrow Fund Invites Applications From Youth Baseball and Softball Programs The Baseball Tomorrow Fund is a joint initiative of Major League Baseball and the Major League Baseball Players...

Job Opportunities/AmeriCorps Opportunities

Middle School Coordinator, Sunrise of Philadelphia

Sunrise’s middle school summer programs consist of 1) JumpStart: a bridge program for 40 rising 9th graders, and 2) Career Exposure: an intro to career exploration for 80 rising 8th graders. Both...


Philly Hero Award

The city is looking for nominations for the inaugural Philly Hero Award Every unsung hero deserves a song once in a while. Here’s your chance to help sing it. The fifth annual Mayor’s Day of...

National Conferences & Calls for Proposal

Arts Education Policy Symposium

2017 AEP State Policy Symposium The Arts Education Partnership (AEP), a center within Education Commission of the States, is hosting the 2017 AEP State Policy Symposium on Saturday, March 18, 2017,...

New Resources

2017 Housing Report: Building on Optimism

The Center City District (CCD) and Central Philadelphia Development Corporation (CPDC) have released 2017 Housing Report: Building on Optimism, examining downtown’s burgeoning residential...

Other Local Events and Workshops

Public Health Career Fair

Dornsife School of Public Health is hosting a Public Health Career Fair on Friday, March 10th for public health students in the Philadelphia area. The purpose of the event is to provide public health...

Partnerships Classifieds

site placements available in early childhood and summer camp

For those organizations who offer course credit/syllabus hours, community/field service, independent studies, or internships for community involvement and would like to make Puentes de Salud a field...

PHENND Events/Activities

Call for nominations: Lindy Award for Excellence in K-16 Partnerships

Due: May 1st, 2017 The Phillip B. Lindy Award for Excellence in K-16 Partnerships The Phillip B. Lindy Award aims to recognize a collaborative partnership between at least one K-12 school and one...