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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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February 12, 2019 Highlights

Faculty Updates

The Journal of the International Association for Service-Learning and Community Engagement

The Journal of the International Association for Service-Learning and Community Engagement has a new look! Find the latest issue here.

Grant Opportunities

A Community Thrives Program – Feb 28

USA Today Network Accepting Applications for ‘A Community Thrives’ Program With a print readership of nearly million, USA Today is a daily newspaper that operates as the flagship of the media...

Job Opportunities/AmeriCorps Opportunities

Bilingual Bike Share Community Liaison

Through advocacy and education, the Bicycle Coalition of Greater Philadelphia (BCGP) leads the movement to make bicycling safe and fun for anyone who wants to ride in our region. Our 2030 vision is...


Journalism Summer Writing Camp for Middle and High School Students

The Philly School Media Network, a partnership between PhilWP and the Philadelphia Public School Notebook, invites middle and high school students to collaboratively explore journalism as a way to...

National Conferences & Calls for Proposal

Research Academy on Community Engagement and Engaged Learning – May 8-10

Registration for the 2019 IUPUI Research Academy on Community Engagement and Engaged Learning is now open.  We are very excited that at this year’s event we are expanding the scope of the...

New Resources

New Resources from Collective Impact Forum

We are sharing recent resources, events, and news on the Collective Impact Forum and from the field. From exploring systems change to understanding technology needs, check out our new resources to...

Other Local Events and Workshops

Connecting the Dots: The Benefits of Business Planning – May 9

Business planning is the way to answer questions like: Where are we going? What do we want to achieve? What resources are needed to get us there? Business planning is the way you connect your mission...

Partnerships Classifieds

Unpaid Intern and Volunteer Opportunities with the Bicycle Coalition of Greater Philadelphia

You do not need to be a hardcore bicyclist to intern with us — you just need to believe in the power of the bicycle as a transportation tool and a vehicle for positive community change. You must...