Connecting campus to community.
We are a network of over 30 colleges and universities that strengthens service-learning, civic engagement, and community partnership in Philadelphia, connecting academics with community involvement.
Events & News
The Fall PHENND Meeting featuring voter engagement Monday, September 22 9:00AM – 12:00 PM Swarthmore College Bond Memorial Hall The Fall PHENND Meeting is a chance for the entire PHENND Network to get together to share ideas, events, difficulties, etc. It is also a time to hear from PHENND staff about their activities and opportunities for partnership. This year, the theme will be voter engagement and will feature brief presentations from people involved in nonpartisan voter registration and turnout, particularly on college campuses. Confirmed speakers include: Dr. Benjamin Berger, Political Science, Swarthmore College Stephanie Singer, City Commission, City of Philadelphia […]
Grants & Initiatives
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.
Providing AmeriCorps*VISTA members to public schools in Philadelphia to coordinate community partnerships.
Promoting non-partisan college student voter registration and turnout for the 2014 Pennsylvania Governor's race.
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.
August 18, 2014 Highlights
GenerationOn, with generous support from Disney Friends for Change, is giving out Family Volunteer Day grants and event day service kits to affiliates or non-profit organizations around the country....
The Energy Co-op is a sustainability-focused 501(c)(12) consumer cooperative providing renewable electricity, heating oil, and biodiesel services to thousands of households, small businesses, and...
Online Internship Fair: October 27 through 31 This event has become a favorite of both students and employers. Hundreds of internship opportunities are waiting to be discovered; hundreds of students...
Strengthening Families Leadership Summit October 7-8, 2014 Chicago, Ill. Reaching deeper, growing stronger, branching out The summit focus will be on discussion and attendee interaction to maximize...
New Issue of NYLC’s The Generator: The Power of Youth Voice Inside this issue of the Generator you will find research and examples of why youth voice is an essential element of service-learning...
Sign up now for the September meeting of the Sandbox Collective, taking place from 8:30-10am on Thursday, September 11th. The Goals of The Sandbox Collective: To create a monthly forum for...