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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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April 25, 2016 Highlights

Grant Opportunities

Keep Philadelphia Beautiful Innovation & Impact Microgrant

Keep Philadelphia Beautiful Innovation & Impact Microgrant Keep Philadelphia Beautiful, Philadelphia’s affiliate for Keep America Beautiful, is pleased to offer this microgrant opportunity...

Job Opportunities/AmeriCorps Opportunities

Employee Relations Director, Congreso de Latinos Unidos

Congreso de Latinos Unidos, Inc., a dynamic nonprofit, is currently seeking a full-time Employee Relations Director within the agency’s Administrative division. The Employee Relations...


Higher Education Civic Engagement Awards

The Washington Center invites nominations for its 2016 Higher Education Civic Engagement Award. The award recognizes institutions that are achieving breadth and depth of civic engagement through...

National Conferences & Calls for Proposal

Mastering the College Admission Process

Critical Components: Mastering the College Admission Process May 23 – 26, 2016 Pittsburgh, PA Audience: Secondary school counselors, independent educational consultants, community based...

New Resources

Stronger Nation 2016: Postsecondary Attainment

New Report Shows National Postsecondary Attainment Rate Rises to More Than 45 Percent First-time data on certificates add to understanding of attainment; Urgent action needed to increase...

Other Local Events and Workshops

Free Immigration Legal Clinic

The next Welcoming Center Free Legal Clinic will take place on Tuesday May 10, 2016 from 3:00PM to 5:30PM at 1617 John F. Kennedy Blvd, Suite 555, Philadelphia. Other clinics are scheduled to take...

Partnerships Classifieds

Summer Interns, Philadelphia Community Corps

Philadelphia Community Corps seeking summer interns! Interested in being a part of a dynamic, rapidly developing nonprofit organization? We are currently seeking motivated, versatile interns to join...

PHENND Events/Activities

Presentations from 2016 PHENND Conference

A limited number of presentations from the 2016 PHENND Conference “Green Schools, Green Communities, Greens Campuses” are now available on the PHENND website. Go to the Conferences &...