The week of

July 11, 2003

Other Local Events and Workshops

Youth Summer Computer Camp

SUMMER COMPUTER CAMP OFFERS YOUTH THE OPPORTUNITY TO MOVE From The Classroom To The Boardroom The Philadelphia Chapter of the Black Data Processing Associates (BDPA), in conjunction with the BDPA...

The Pennsylvania Horticultural Society?s Philadelphia Green Program

The Pennsylvania Horticultural Society?s Philadelphia Green Program Philadelphia Green, The Pennsylvania Horticultural Society?s urban greening program, works with community groups and residents in...

Northeast Resource Collaborative Meeting

[posted from Delaware Valley Progressive Calendar] Thursday, 7/17 10:30 Northeast Resource Collaborative Meeting (social service providers) Northeast Regional Library 2228 Cottman Ave.,...

Techies Day 2003 Philadelphia

Techies Day 2003 Philadelphia When: Wednesday, October 8, 2003 What: Employers host high school students from information technology (IT) programs for a 3 – 4 hour program to illustrate IT...

Chester County Grantmakers Panel

[posted from Delaware Valley Progressive Calendar] Thursday, 7/24 8:30-10:00 Workshop: “Chester County Grantmakers Panel” West Chester Univ., West Chester PA Cost is $40, sponsored by...

New Resources

New Issue: Shelterforce Journal

[posted from Comm-Org listserv] Important reading in Shelterforce, the national journal of affordable housing and community building. The latest issue of Shelterforce is now online. City...

Community Development Financial- New Reports

For those of you interested in the Community Development Financial Institution (CDFI) sector, I invite you to read two new reports, just published, on the sector as a whole. As a part of the CDFI...

Interactive CD from National Service Learning Partnership

A new interactive CD is available which provides sample workshop titles, workshop descriptions, handouts, Power Point presentations and discussion questions to use as resources for service-learning...

MediaRights.org Outreach Toolkit

[from ] Outreach Toolkit , a nonprofit organization, helps media makers, educators, librarians, nonprofits, and activists use documentaries to encourage action and inspire dialogue on contemporary...

The National Evaluation of the 21st-Century Community Learning Centers New Report

New report available: The National Evaluation of the 21st-Century Community Learning Centers: A Critical Analysis of First-Year Findings By Joseph L. Mahoney and Edward F. Zigler, Yale University...

New Resource on Community Collaborations

Can This Collaboration Be Saved? Twenty factors that can make or break any group effort By Paul Mattessich An article summary on community collaborations; what works, key ingredients, etc.: Paul...

New Publication: Quality Counts (youth development)

The Forum for Youth Investment Releases ‘Quality Counts’ the Inaugural Issue of Forum Focus At a time when increased budget cuts overshadow increased need, there are strong incentives to...

New Website: DotOrgEssentials

MRB Communications, Inc. – a recognized leader in Internet communications strategy for nonprofits – invites you to visit our new Web site This is a FREE online resource for nonprofit...

New Youth Policy Reports

Two new FREE publications that contain information on service-learning The American Youth Policy Forum has recently released two new publications that feature service and service-learning. For a free...

Literacy Action Network (LAN)

[posted from CCPH Partnerships Matters newsletters] Literacy Action Network (LAN) Resources The Student Coalition for Action in Literacy Education (SCALE) invites you to take a look at a sample of...

Electoral Engagement Among Latino Youth

[posted from CCPH Partnership Matters Newsletter] New Fact Sheet, ?Electoral Engagement Among Latino Youth,? is Available The Fact Sheet is a quick reference for facts on Latino youth voting and...

People Pages: Resources for Social Change

NEW NATIONAL RESOURCE DIRECTORY FOR COMMUNITY ACTIVISTS The People Pages: Resources for Social Change is a new national resource directory for activists, community organizers, and grassroots...

Philly SOS (Search On-line For Services)

Philly SOS (Search On-line For Services) The City of Philadelphia is pleased to announce a groundbreaking new tool for locating community resources in Philadelphia – Philly from a variety of...

Ivory Tower: Communities, Health Departments, and Academia

[posted from CCPH Partnerships Matters newsletter] Policy Brief on Bending the Ivory Tower: Communities, Health Departments and Academia The Partnership for the Public?s Health (PPH) is pleased to...

Miscellaneous

Excellence in Workplace Volunteer Programs Award

[posted from RFP Bulletin] Points of Light Foundation Invites Awards for Excellence in Workplace Volunteer Programs Deadline: October 17, 2003 In partnership with several major national business and...

Grant Opportunities

Progressive Technology Project Grants

Progressive Technology Project (PTP) is accepting applications for its Organizing Technology Grants application deadline is August 29, 2003. Application and eligibility information can be found on...

Innovation Grants for AIDS Research

[posted from CCPH Partnership Matters newsletter] Innovation Grants for AIDS Research Deadline: September 1 National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID), National Institute of...

Radio Shack Grants Program for Child and Family Safety

RadioShack Announces New Grants Program for Child and Family Safety Efforts – Deadline: Open RadioShack Corporation, the Fort Worth, Texas-based consumer electronics retailer, is now accepting...

Hasbro Children’s Foundation

[posted from RFP Bulletin] Hasbro Children’s Foundation Announces Funding Guidelines Deadline: Rolling A philanthropic program of toy and game manufacturer Hasbro, the Hasbro Children’s...

Fellowships for Research on Immigrant Children

[posted from RFP Bulletin] Foundation for Child Development Offers Fellowships for Research on Immigrant Children Deadline: October 1, 2003 The Foundation for Child Development( ) offers the Changing...

Barbara Bush Foundation for Family Literacy

Barbara Bush Foundation for Family Literacy Invites Applications for 2004 National Grant Competition Deadline: September 5, 2003 The Barbara Bush Foundation for Family Literacy is accepting...

ELP Fellowship to Provide Leadership Training

ELP Fellowship to Provide Leadership Training for Individuals in Environmental Field Deadline: October 1, 2003 The Environmental Leadership Program seeks to transform public understanding of...

National Conferences & Calls for Proposal

Healthy People 2010 Curriculum Planning Institute

CCPH is teaming up with the American Public Health Association to offer a Continuing Education Institute, “Advancing the Healthy People 2010 Objectives Through Community-Based Education: A...

White House Conference on Faith-Based and Community Initiatives

Tuesday, July 29, 2003 8:00 AM – 5:30 PM Minneapolis Convention Center 1301 Second Avenue South Minneapolis, MN 55403 On Tuesday, July 29, the White House and the Departments of...

International Conference on Civic Education Research

International Conference on Civic Education Research New Orleans, Louisiana. November 16th – 18th, 2003 Preliminary Proposal Available:~ Please Register to Attend: ~ Roundtable Proposals Still...

NJ After-School Conference

Solving the Mystery of After School DATE: November 14th and 15th, 2003 Conference Fees And Accommodations: Members: $198 / 2 days $108 / 1 day Non-Members: $233 / 2 days $143 / 1 day Room Rates:...

National Medical Association 2003 Annual Convention

[posted from CCPH Patnership Matters newsletter] August 2-7, 2003: The National Medical Association’s 2003 Annual Convention and Scientific Assembly. The National Medical Association’s...

34th Annual Convention and Community Health Institute

[posted from CCPH Partnership Matters Newsletter] Aug 23-26, 2003: 34th Annual Convention and Community Health Institute. The convention will be held in Atlanta, GA. Some topics of this year?s NACHC...

Partnerships Classifieds

Reboot Philadelphia : Seeking Intern Candidates

Reboot Philadelphia is seeking intern candidates. In addition to the training that we offer in office applications, Reboot also has an internship program that prepares students for a career in IT....


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