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Next Steps AmeriCorps Program

Designed as a college completion and success strategy, the Next Steps AmeriCorps Program will engage 100 students in part-time AmeriCorps service during the 2014-2015 school year.

Community Partnerships VISTA Project

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



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

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May 25, 2015 Highlights

Grant Opportunities

Student Health Services

The School District of Philadelphia is seeking to provide high-quality health services to all District students in a reliable and effective manner at competitive rates. We are open to innovative...

Job Opportunities/AmeriCorps Opportunities

For HS grads: Digital Service Fellows

Opportunity for graduating seniors at your school: The Digital Service Fellows (DSF) AmeriCorps program is a wonderful opportunity for seniors who are interested in pursuing a career in information...


One Man Walk to DC for education

JESSE “THE WALKING MAN” TURNER ONE MAN WALKING TO DC IN THE NAME OF LOVE Connecticut to Washington, DC June 11 – July 24, 2015 About Jesse “The Walking Man” Turner Jesse “The Walking...

National Conferences & Calls for Proposal

Closing the Hunger Gap Bi-Annual Conference

Closing the Hunger Gap is a network of food banks, anti-hunger advocates, and food justice activists from across North America working to strengthen community food systems. 2015 Conference Dates:...

New Resources

Book: More Than a Score: The New Uprising Against High-Stakes Testing

More Than a Score The New Uprising Against High-Stakes Testing Education Kids & Parents Racism & Civil Rights EDITED BY JESSE HAGOPIAN, FOREWORD BY DIANE RAVITCH, INTRODUCTION BY ALFIE KOHN,...

Other Local Events and Workshops

Summer Youth Employment Program for Montgomery County

Summer Youth Employment Program for Montgomery County Youth Ages 14-21. You are invited to enroll in person on the following dates at the Human Services Center 1430 DeKalb St. 1st Floor, Suite 1142...

Partnerships Classifieds

volunteers needed, Top of the Class event

Volunteer for PhillyGoes2College’s event on June 5th at 1PM! If you’re interested, send an rsvp to @ Top of the Class is a morale-boosting event which celebrates high school students whom...