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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.

Campus Election Engagement Project

Promoting non-partisan college student voter registration and turnout for the 2014 Pennsylvania Governor's race.

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October 27, 2014 Highlights

Grant Opportunities

J.M. Kaplan Fund Grants for Nonprofit Publishing

Kaplan Fund Offers Grants to Nonprofit Publishers Deadline: March 1, 2015 Through its Furthermore program, the Kaplan Fund supports nonfiction books about the urban experience; natural and historic...

Job Opportunities/AmeriCorps Opportunities

Physical Activity Coordinator, Get Healthy Philly

Physical Activity Coordinator ORGANIZATIONAL APPOINTMENT: Chronic Disease Prevention/Get Healthy Philly, Philadelphia Department of Public Health NUMBER OF POSITIONS: 1 GENERAL POSITION DESCRIPTION:...

Miscellaneous

C.W. Henry Turkey Trot

Register Now Henry Turkey Trot Saturday, November 22 Join Henry families, neighbors, and runners from around the region for a 5K run and 1M walk to promote fitness and fun. The course will start and...

National Conferences & Calls for Proposal

Women Doing Democracy: Building Grassroots Coalitions to Grow Healthy Food

Women Food & Ag Network Annual Conference Women Doing Democracy: Building Grassroots Coalitions to Grow Healthy Food and Farming in Your Community is the theme of the 2014 WFAN annual...

New Resources

Civic Learning and Teaching

Civic Learning and Teaching, Ashley Finley, editor (Fall 2014) Available now for download (pdf) and purchase (print). Civic Learning and Teaching contributes to an understanding of why civic...

Other Local Events and Workshops

Youth Empowerment Program Information Sessions

Job Corps Information Sessions The Youth Empowerment Program in collaboration with the local Job Corps Admission Counselor is hosting a series of information sessions for young adults, ages 16...

Partnerships Classifieds

Development & Communications Intern, Philadelphia FIGHT

Philadelphia FIGHT is a comprehensive AIDS Service Organization providing state of the art, culturally competent HIV primary care, consumer education, advocacy, social services, outreach to people...