The week of

September 20, 2002

Other Local Events and Workshops

Philadelphia Cares Day


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12,000 Volunteers + 100 Schools = One Powerful Day of Service – It’s back to school time! Philadelphia Cares, in partnership with The School District of Philadelphia, presents the Ninth...

World Food Day 2002


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WORLD FOOD DAY 2002 For emergency food providers, students and others interested in fighting hunger. Saturday, October 5th 8:30am – 1:00pm At the Winnet Building, Community College of...

Media of the Poor Conference


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Media of the Poor Conference – Kensignton Welfare Rights Union Break the Media Blackout: A Conference on Media Democracy and the Movement to End Poverty: Oct 4-6, Philadelphia PA. Join us for...

Young Non-Profit Leaders’ Happy Hour


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[From the DelValProgCalendar] Tuesday, 09/24 6:30-9:30 Philly’s Young Non-Profit Leaders Kickoff Event Irish Pub, 20th & Walnut, Philadelphia, PA Free Food & Happy Hour Drink Prices...

Panel: Educational Quality & Equality


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[From the DelValProgCalendar] Wed, 10/2 6:00-8:00 Panel Discussion: “Educational Quality & Equality” Friends Center, 1501 Cherry St., Philadelphia, PA Sponsored by Bread &...

Visit with Noam Chomsky


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NOAM CHOMSKY on Media and Democracy A mid-day talk on the important role of media in a democracy, the challenges presented by the current media reality, and some possibilities for constructive...

Workshop: Meetings Demystified


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[From the DelValProgCalendar] Tuesday, 10/08 5:30-7:00 “Meetings Demystified” Workshop on setting meeting agendas, ground rules, more… Black United Fund of PA, 2227 North Broad...

Town Meeting: Schools and Youth: The Neighborhood Agenda


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PhillyBlocks Town Meeting, “Schools and Youth: The Neighborhood Agenda” Monday, September 30th, 7:00-9:00 PM, Friends Meeting House, 4th & Arch St. Presenters: Paul Vallas, Chief...

Politics of Food presentation with Jan Poppendieck


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The Fox Leadership Program of the University of Pennsylvania speaker series on THE POLITICS OF FOOD presents: Jan Poppendieck, Professor of Sociology, Hunter College “Charity, Justice and...

Social Service Roundtable: W/SW Philly


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Calling all social service agencies and community based programs that help families residing in West/Southwest Philadelphia! This roundtable event will be held on Tuesday, September 24, 2002 from 12...

New Resources

New Syllabus: Politics and Participation


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Hi COMM-ORG. I am very pleased to announce a new syllabus linked from COMM-ORG (). Thanks to David Reichard for contributing “Politics and Participation: Struggles for Justice.” The...

New Article: Investigating Children’s Emerging Digital Literacies


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[Public Education Network] INVESTIGATING CHILDREN’S EMERGING DIGITAL LITERACIES This article compares the development of children’s digital literacies in low- and middle-income...

New Book: Elder Care and Service Learning


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Greenwood Publishing has recently published a reader for students in service learning in elder care classes which would also be appropriate for students in other health related service-learning...

New Resource: InfoResources (InfoR) West Philadelphia


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InfoResources West Philadelphia just have another major update. InfoR Site Updated on Sept 1, 2002 () Additions Neighborhood Resources -Computer Access Points -Directory of Computer Access Points...

New Website: Regional Higher Ed Open Houses


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[College Prep Round Table] I have just found out about a great website that lists PA, NJ, DE, MD and NY colleges and universities open houses. It is on the NJ School Counselors Association website...

Partnerships Classifieds

Team Democracy GOTV Drive


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Team Democracy is looking for a few good women (and men – actually we want to hear from a lot of men and women from every Party, County and political philosophy). The assignment, if you choose...

Tutor at St. Gabriel’s Hall


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St. Gabriel’s Hall, a residential treatment facility for adjudicated youth in Audubon, PA (just past King of Prussia), is currently looking for volunteers to work with our growing in-school and...

Build a Playground!


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VOLUNTEERS NEEDED TO BUILD PLAYGROUND 10/9-10/13 This is a playground designed by the students of the Houston School, a Philadelphia public K-8 school located at Rural and Allens Lanes in Mt. Airy,...

Full Circle Theatre ISO Volunteers for Training


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Are you adventurous, outgoing, expressive and looking for a way to serve your community (and have fun?) Then join Full Circle Theater, a diverse community of voluteers that uses laughter and improv...

National Conferences & Calls for Proposal

PA Campus Compact Conference


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It’s that time of year again. Pennsylvania Campus Compact will be holding its Annual Conference November 1-3, 2002 at the Crowne Plaza Hotel, Harrisburg, PA. This year’s theme will be...

CCPH Conference Call for Proposals


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2003 Annual CCPH Conference – Call for Proposals Now Available! Deadline is October 25, 2002 Taking Partnerships to a New Level: Achieving Outcomes, Sustaining Change April 26-29, 2003 ~ San...

Our Democracy, Our Airwaves


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[From Democracy Dispatches] New York City, September 30: Our Democracy, Our Airwaves. Common Cause/NY and the Center for Excellence in New York City Governance are hosting a public forum on the role...

Nat’l Conference on Dialogue and Deliberation


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[From Democracy Dispatches] Alexandria, VA, October 4-6: National Conference on Dialogue and Deliberation. The conference, funded by the Hewlett Foundation and sponsored by a broad coalition of over...

National Conference on Transit and Livability


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[From the PACDC Newsletter] Rail-Volution: Building Livable Communities with Transit October 03, 2002 Washington, National conference on transit and livability For more information please contact:...

Building Quality Communities Conference


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[From the PACDC Newsletter] Building Quality Communities: Seeking Common Ground on Regional Equity, Economic Development and Sustainabiltiy National League of Cities October 10, 2002 Tempe, AZ 2002...

Green Planet Festival


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The Green Planet Damn It! Festival is happening in less than a month!!! When: Oct. 4th- 6th Where: Grinnell College, Grinnell, IA What: Activists from around the country celebrating wilderness and...

Job Opportunities/AmeriCorps Opportunities

Exec. Director, Steppingstone Foundation


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EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR STEPPINGSTONE FOUNDATION The Organization Our client is a not-for-profit organization that develops and implements programs for children from educationally underprivileged...

Three Positions with WAWA


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The Women’s Association for Women’s Alternatives has three available positions. Please forward this information to anyone who may be interested. Thank you. Case Manager/Family Advocate...

New Kensington CDC ISO Real Estate Coordinator


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[From the PACDC Newsletter] New Kensington CDC 9-12-02 Bridesburg/Kensington New Kensington CDC seeks a Real Estate Development Coordinator to implement its real estate development strategy. The...

Partnership CDC ISO Commercial Corridor Manager


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[From PACDC Newsletter] Commercial Corridor Manager – The Partnership CDC The Partnership CDC is seeking a Commercial Corridor Manager for the 60th Street Commercial Corridor Economic...

Miscellaneous

CBR Call-for-Papers


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Do you have a Community-Based Participatory Research Paper that’s nearly ready for publication? The editors of a Journal of General Internal Medicine special issue on CBPR are inviting CBPR...


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