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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
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 14, 2014 Description of Position: The Case Manager is responsible for client assessments, service plan development, monitoring of client progress and needs, relapse prevention and...
In the past year, the Network has partnered with the Lincoln Institute of Land Policy to produce a new report on Resident and Community Engagement that may promote the outcomes of CLTs engagement...
7th Annual Global Service-Learning Institute GSLI is an ongoing collaboration between Cornell University, New York Campus Compact and Amizade Advancing Community Driven Global Service-Learning:...
A Nonprofit’s Guide to a Successful Giving Day Giving Days, like Giving Tuesday, can be big drivers of dollars and donations for your organization. To get the most out of these fundraising...
Black Empowerment Forum set for September 13th The Philadelphia Community of Leaders (PCOL) will hold a General Assembly and Black Empowerment Forum on Saturday, September 13th from 9am to 4pm at...