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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.

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

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March 2, 2015 Highlights

Grant Opportunities

Neighborhood Advisory Committee Program Funding

The City of Philadelphia’s Office of Housing and Community Development (OHCD) is soliciting proposals for the Neighborhood Advisory Committee (NAC) Program funding for the City 2016 Fiscal...

Job Opportunities/AmeriCorps Opportunities

Associate, Fairmount Ventures

Position Available: Associate, Fairmount Ventures, Inc. About Fairmount Ventures Fairmount Ventures () is a social impact business launched to help create the world we all want to live in. Our vision...

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Educating for Sustainability Webinar Series

AASHE’s second webinar series for 2015 is “Educating for Sustainability.” Through this series, AASHE (Association for the Advancement of Sustainability in Higher Education) provides...

National Conferences & Calls for Proposal

National Community Reinvestment Coalition Annual Conference

Join NCRC and leaders from business, government, community non-profits, media and academia March 25-28, 2015 in Washington, for cutting edge dialogue and hands-on trainings, workshops, plenaries,...

New Resources

Two Reports Highlight Effectiveness of Home Visiting Programs

Home visiting programs that receive federal funding through the Maternal, Infant, and Early Childhood Home Visiting program (MIECHV) have been extremely effective, according to two new reports. The...

Other Local Events and Workshops

Juvenile Justice Concerns and Local Solutions

Creating Bridges for Camden’s Youth Juvenile Justice Concerns and Local Solutions Event Summary This three-part program will delve into key issues affecting the New Jersey juvenile justice...

Partnerships Classifieds

volunteers needed, mock interviews at Penn Treaty High School

Penn Treaty High School is seeking volunteers to perform mock interviews for our students on Friday, March 20 from 10 am to 1 pm. This is part of our week long Career Week to bring career and job...

PHENND Events/Activities

Twitter Chat about the PHENND Conference

Join us for our first Twitter Chat about the PHENND Conference hosted by Generocity! Friday, March 6, 2015 at 12 PM Join in for a conversation on Twitter hosted by (news source for social impact in...