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Save the date for the Fall PHENND Meeting! Topic: The Role of Students in Anchor Institution Initiatives Tuesday, October 3rd 9:00AM – 12:00 PM Location: Philadelphia College of Osteopathic...
Join a cohort that works to strengthen communication, collaboration and community in local Philadelphia schools. PHENND seeks 21 full-time AmeriCorps VISTAs: 16 serve as Community Partnership Coordinators at 16 different schools all across the city STILL SEEKING VISTAS FOR: Edison High School, The U School, and Labrum/Hancock four work in the School District of Philadelphia main offices one VISTA Leader leads the group at PHENND’s office (must have one year of prior AmeriCorps experience). About this project: This will be the sixth year of an AmeriCorps VISTA project in which VISTAs are placed in selected Philadelphia public schools and the […]
Grants & Initiatives
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 pairs college graduates with local nonprofits. The program trains and retains the next generation of Philadelphia nonprofit leaders
Providing AmeriCorps VISTA members to public schools in Philadelphia to coordinate community partnerships.
The PHENND Update
Stay Current in Philly's Higher Education and Nonprofit Sector
We compile a weekly email with local events, resources, national conferences, calls for proposals, grant, volunteer and job opportunities in the higher education and nonprofit sectors.
July 24, 2017 Highlights
The Henrietta Tower Wurts Memorial is a charitable foundation formed to carry out the wishes of Henrietta Tower Wurts, who died in 1933. It supports programs in which a modest grant can play a...
BACKGROUND Founded in 1918, The Philadelphia Foundation (TPF) strengthens the economic, social and civic vitality of Greater Philadelphia. TPF grows effective philanthropic investment,...
Invitation to all high school students to participate in the 2017 Congressional App Challenge. Officially launched in 2015, this competition is a nationwide event intended to engage students’...
2018 Social and Emotional Learning Conference: Building Skills for Lifelong Success May 9-10, 2018 | Harrisburg, Pa. The Center for Schools and Communities seeks high quality, effective presentations...
PHLpreK Programs are Hiring! PreK Providers are hiring for more than 40 early childhood education postions! Check out the full list of jobs here: http://bit.ly/phlprekjobs
This summer, the resistance will be in our city parks! We’ll be hosting #ResistanceSummer events at parks across the city to take action in defense of the right to healthcare and public education....