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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 Commissioner, 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
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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.
September 1, 2014 Highlights
This memorandum is a request for application and sets forth the guidance and procedures for interested State Distributing Agencies (SDAs) to be considered for participation in the Pilot Project for...
We are excited to share that Philadelphia LISC is seeking a Program Officer to oversee its Commercial Corridor and Community Safety programs. This position will also support the implementation of...
Food Tank will host the sixth webinar in its Exclusive Webinar Series on Wednesday, September 10, entitled “Organic Farming’s Impact on Health.” The webinar features new research from Dr....
What does it take to build healthier and more resilient food systems that create jobs, protect farmland, reward family farmers and improve food security for all Americans? Join American Farmland...
Finding educational resources just got a lot easier for families living in North Philadelphia east of Broad Street, thanks to a new guide from Latino-focused community group Congreso. Called the...
Peace & Purpose Those who teach, heal, and serve our young people do tough, amazing work. However, services aimed to help youth providers often focus solely on the content of the job, ignoring...