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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

School-Community Partnerships VISTA Project

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

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March 19, 2018 Highlights

Grant Opportunities

Grants for small teacher-led projects & Grant Writing Workshop

PhilaSoup’s Spring Grant Application is now available here. The deadline to apply for a $800 maximum grant is March 25, 2018 at 3PM. We are also hosting a Grant Writing Workshop on March 22,...

Job Opportunities/AmeriCorps Opportunities

Head of Belmont Charter Middle School

About the Network Belmont Charter Network is a family of charter schools working to address the academic and social-emotional barriers hindering our students’ overall success. We strive to...


WEBINAR: Leading Out of the Overflow: Why Self Care Matters

Thursday, April 19, 2018; 7:00 – 8:00 pm (EST) As leaders there are constant demands for our attention and we often neglect the one thing we actually have the most control over –...

National Conferences & Calls for Proposal

Call for Proposals: Promoting Character Development Among Diverse Children and Adolescents

Promoting Character Development Among Diverse Children and Adolescents: The Roles of Families, Schools, and Out-Of-School-Time Youth Development Programs October 18 – 20, 2018 Philadelphia,...

New Resources

Understanding and Addressing the Lack of Diversity Across the Tech Ecosystem

The Leaky Tech Pipeline: A Comprehensive Framework for Understanding and Addressing the Lack of Diversity Across the Tech Ecosystem The persistent lack of ethnic/racial and gender diversity in the...

Other Local Events and Workshops

My Brother’s Keeper Community Conversation: Health & Wellness

The Mayor’s Office of Black Male Engagement and the Center for Male Engagement (CCP) presents the 15th -My Brother’s Keeper Community Conversation: Topic: Health & Wellness (related topics:...

Partnerships Classifieds

Volunteers needed, voter registration

The deadline to register in the Pennslyvania 2018 Midterms is April 16th. Come join Repair the World: Philadelphia in our effort to # rockthevote! We need volunteers to help register our community to...