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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.


Community Partnerships VISTA Project

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


2015-2021 GEAR UP College Readiness and Collaborative Communities (CRCC) Grant

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

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September 19, 2016 Highlights

Grant Opportunities

2017 Collaboration Prize for nonprofits

Lodestar Foundation Accepting Applications for 2017 Collaboration Prize The Lodestar Foundation has announced the 2017 Collaboration Prize, a national competition to celebrate exemplary nonprofit...

Job Opportunities/AmeriCorps Opportunities

Bi-lingual Parent Educator, Concilio

General Description: The Bi-lingual Parent Educator teaches parenting classes, utilizing the Nurturing Parent Curriculum and other materials, to the community served by the agency, in both English...


Women and HIV Cure: A Three-Part Webinar Series

Women and HIV Cure: A Three-Part Webinar Series Presented by the Women’s HIV Research Collaborative (Part 1) Tue, October 4, 2016 Time: 1:00 PM EDT Duration:1 hour 30 minutes Meeting...

National Conferences & Calls for Proposal

Call for Proposals: Ethnography in Education Research Forum

2017 THEME: ETHNOGRAPHY IN ACTION February 24-25, 2017 The Ethnography in Education Research Forum invites submissions for its 38th annual meeting. Our theme, Ethnography in Action, corresponds with...

New Resources

Open and Integrative: Designing Liberal Education for the New Digital Ecosystem

Open and Integrative: Designing Liberal Education for the New Digital Ecosystem The ongoing digital revolution has created a complex and interconnected ecosystem that is fundamentally reshaping how...

Other Local Events and Workshops

2016 Arts and Education Symposium

Registration Is Open for the 2016 Arts and Education Symposium Thursday, October 27, 2016 8:30 – 5:15 Radisson Hotel Harrisburg Convention Center 1150 Camp Hill Bypass, Camp Hill, PA Early...

Partnerships Classifieds

volunteers needed, Rescue Purrfect

Rescue Purrfect are a 501(c)3 non profit no kill cat rescue. It is our directors dream to make a lasting impact on the lives of the animals in our community as well as the community members...

PHENND Events/Activities

Save the Date: K-16 Partnerships Network Fall Speaker: Madeline Yates

Tuesday, October 25, 2:30 – 4:30 PM Location: TBD PHENND K-16 Partnerships Network is excited to announce that its Fall Speaker Event will feature Madeline Yates, Executive Director of the...