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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
Target Accepting Applications for K-12 Field Trip Grants Program DEADLINE: SEPTEMBER 30, 2014 Target Corporation is accepting applications from education professionals for the Target Field Trip...
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....
Call for Proposals Submission Deadline: Monday, October 13, 2014 Dear Colleagues, We are currently accepting presentation proposals for the 18th Annual Continuums of Service Conference (COS),...
On September 2, please join AARP Foundation for the release of a groundbreaking new report, HOUSING AMERICA’S OLDER ADULTS—MEETING THE NEEDS OF AN AGING POPULATION, prepared by the Harvard...
This workshop will provide an introduction to the human microbiome in health and disease states. The following questions will be addressed: • What is the human microbiome and what are its...