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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.



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

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September 28, 2015 Highlights

Grant Opportunities

Be a Benefits Referral Site

The Mayor’s Office of Community Empowerment & Opportunity Launching New Benefits Referral Sites The Mayor’s Office of Community Empowerment and Opportunity is excited to announce the...

Job Opportunities/AmeriCorps Opportunities

PT Development Director, Weavers Way Community Programs

Weavers Way Community Programs – the non-profit arm of Weavers Way Co-op – is hiring a PT Development Director who has experience with building an individual giving program, particularly...


TeenSHARP still seeking youth participants

TeenSHARP is still accepting applications for the College Access Ambassador Program (10 days remaining before the FINAL deadline – September 10th) TeenSHARP is looking for intellectually...

National Conferences & Calls for Proposal

Imagining America: Artists and Scholars in Public Life

America Will Be! The Art and Power of “Weaving Our We” Imagining America: Artists and Scholars in Public Life 15th Annual National Conference September 30 – October 3, 2015 Hosted by UMBC...

New Resources

New website to find/post volunteer opportunities

Introducing United Way’s new volunteer portal! United Way has a new volunteer website, where individual or group volunteers can easily find opportunities that suit them. All you have to do is...

Other Local Events and Workshops

Polarization 2.0: Democracy and Extremism in the Age of Digital Media

Penn Program on Democracy, Citizenship and Constitutionalism DCC Presents the Opening Event for our 2015-16 Theme Year on Digital Media and the Future(s) of Democracy Polarization : Democracy and...

Partnerships Classifieds

Volunteers needed, Welcoming Center for New Pennsylvanians

The Welcoming Center delivers a variety of services to immigrants, cultivating the skills and knowledge necessary for employment in the Philadelphia region. Volunteers are a valuable part of our team...