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Next Steps AmeriCorps Program

Designed as a college completion and success strategy, the Next Steps AmeriCorps Program will engage 70 students in part-time AmeriCorps service during the 2015-2016 school year.

Community Partnerships VISTA Project

Providing AmeriCorps*VISTA members to public schools in Philadelphia to coordinate community partnerships.



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

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October 12, 2015 Highlights

Grant Opportunities

Storefront Improvement Program

Commerce Department | Storefront Improvement Program Check out the new guidelines. SIP reimburses Philly’s retail building owners and businesses for up to 50% of their façade improvements. New...

Job Opportunities/AmeriCorps Opportunities

Data for Impact Fellows

Data for Impact Fellows is a dynamic, year-long fellowship program focused on data-driven decision making for public agencies and nonprofits. We are recruiting the most talented, data-obsessed...


Special Session on Medicare Open Enrollment

National Medicare Education Program (NMEP) Special Session on Medicare Open Enrollment Wednesday, October 14, 2015 2:00 – 3:30 EDT Conference Call/Webinar The focus of the NMEP meeting is to...

New Resources

Anchor Institutions Task Force Literature Review

We are pleased to present the inaugural volume of our new Literature Review Series, which builds on the AITF’s publication of Anchor Institutions: An Interpretive Review Essay (Taylor and Luter,...

Other Local Events and Workshops

Trunk or Treat event for kids

On October 31, 2015 from 4PM – 7PM in the Roosevelt School parking lot, CADCOM will be hosting a Trunk or Treat event that will provide children an opportunity to visit local businesses, nonprofits...

Partnerships Classifieds

volunteers needed, National Science Teachers Association conference

Volunteers Needed – NSTA Convention in Philly – The NSTA science teacher conference is quickly approaching and we are still in need of a few more volunteers to assist us on Nov. 12th and 13th...