The week of

June 28, 2002

Other Local Events and Workshops

Social Activist, Howard Zinn, to speak

Tuesday July 2, 2002 5:30PM At the 1199C Union Hall, 1319 Locust Street Howard Zinn, teacher, historian, and social activist for more than 20 years, has taught history and political science at...

Building Better Communities Together Festival

6th Annual Summer Building Better Communities Together Festival Come and take a tour of the house where Paul Robeson, one of America’s pioneer civil rights leaders, spent his final days....

New Resources

New Report: Technology and Expanding Financial Markets

[Community Development Banking listserv] WASHINGTON, (06/27/02)–Recent changes in the financial services industry and financial technologies mean financial markets can profitably expand to...

2000 Census Data Released

[LISC eNewsletter] The US Census Bureau has released detailed 2000 Census data. Housing and economic data collected on the Census “long form” is now being released on the web, state by...

New Publication: Essays on the field of grantmaking

The National Committee for Responsive Philanthropy has released a collection of essays on the field of grantmaking that looks at where the field is now, where it is headed, and how it can be...

New Issue Briefs: Afterschool and Service Learning

[National Service Learning Listserv] Two new Issue Briefs created to foster afterschool programs’ involvement in service-learning and community service: Afterschool and Service-Learning, Issue...

New Website: Deliberative Democracy

[Demos: Democracy Dispatch] Last month, AmericaSpeaks, a national non-profit that works to engage citizens in their representative institutions, convened researchers and practitioners in...

Miscellaneous

Campus Community Survey

Campus Compact is trying to get as much student input as possible for a national higher education campus-community campaign. Please check out the questions at The more student input we get the more...

Job Opportunities/AmeriCorps Opportunities

VISTA position, Service Learning Coordinator

Service Learning Coordinator, AmeriCorps VISTA (Volunteer in Service to America) Program Service Learning Coordinator, AmeriCorps VISTA Program Position available 8/27/02 The Eco-Tech Small Learning...

AmeriCorps Positions, Program to Bridge the Digital Divide

2 FULL-TIME POSITIONS AVAILABLE Coordinator, AmeriCorps Program to Bridge the Digital Divide Start date: 9/1/02 The University of Pennsylvania’s Center for Community Partnerships is seeking a...

Minority-Based Community Clinical Oncology Program

Agency: National Cancer Institute Program: Minority-Based Community Clinical Oncology Program. Eligibility: Hospitals, clinics, physician groups, HMOs and related consortia. To qualify, at least 40%...

Grant Opportunities

Teacher Quality Enhancement Grants Program

Topic: Teacher Quality Enhancement Grants Program — Teacher Recruitment Competition Primary Sponsor: Department of Education This program provides grants to States and to partnerships to...

Community Health Leadership Awards

[RFP Bulletin] Nominations Sought for Community Health Leadership Awards Deadline: September 30, 2002 (Letter of intent) Each year, the Robert Wood Johnson Community Health Leadership Program (CHLP)...

Dissertation Fellowship in Philanthropy and the Nonprofit Sector

[RFP Bulletin] Social Science Research Council Accepting Applications for Dissertation Fellowship in Philanthropy and the Nonprofit Sector Deadline: December 2, 2002 The Social Science Research...

Philanthropy Center Archives Research Fellows Fund

[RFP Bulletin] Indiana University Center on Philanthropy Accepting Applications for Archives Research Fellows Fund Deadline: Ongoing The Center on Philanthropy at Indiana University, which works to...

Terry McAdam Book Award for Nonprofit Management

Alliance for Nonprofit Management Invites Nominations for Terry McAdam Book Award Deadline: July 15, 2002 The Alliance for Nonprofit Management (formerly the Nonprofit Management Association)...

CCPH Grants on Developing Regional Networks

CCPH is offering grants of up to $15,000 to support the development of Regional Networks in the United States. For more information please visit our website at Deadlines August 15, 2002 –...

Funding for MLK Day of Service Projects

FEDERAL REGISTER LISTS FUNDING OPPORTUNITY FOR MARTIN LUTHER KING, JR. DAY The June 18th Federal Register contained a notice of funding opportunity for the Martin Luther King, Jr. Day of Service....

National Conferences & Calls for Proposal

The Enterprising Woman Annual Business Plan Competition

The Enterprising Woman Annual Business Plan Competition 2002 “Encouraging Excellence Through Entrepreneurship” PRIZES AWARDED to the top 3 WINNERS including one of the following:...

Summer Institute: Strengthening Community Economies

Reshaping the Fundamentals: Strengthening Community Economies in Turbulent Times Michigan Partnership for Economic Development Assistance Center for Urban Affairs, Michigan State University July 11,...

CCPH 2003 Advanced Level Service-Learning Institute

WHAT: CCPH 2003 Advanced Level Service-Learning Institute THEME: “Service-Learning in the Health Professions: Fostering Leadership for Service-Learning Sustainability” DATE AND LOCATION:...


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