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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 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 25, 2014 Highlights
The Pennsylvania Commission on Crime and Delinquency (PCCD) is now accepting applications for projects under the Substance Abuse Education and Demand Reduction Fund (SAEDRF) funding that will provide...
Posted on: August 15, 2014 NSC is a non-profit organization that provides social, educational, and legal services to immigrants and refugees in the greater Philadelphia area. Our strength lies in the...
The YOUTH EMPLOYMENT PROJECT (YEP) & GED to COLLEGE (G2C) at Temple University’s Center for Social Policy and Community Development is currently recruiting for the 2014/2015 program year,...
One of the best conferences for assessment has a full day of workshops related to Community Engagement! The 2014 Assessment Institute in Indianapolis, IN October 19-21st is around the corner! Join...
ACCESS Admission: Beginning this fall, ACCESS Cardholders (those Pennsylvania residents who monitor their government issued cash and food benefits with an EBT card), are invited to visit...
Discussion features making change across borders How do ideas travel across national borders to change people’s lives? On September 18th, the Welcoming Center for New Pennsylvanians, Peace Day...