The week of

August 29, 2003

Other Local Events and Workshops

Women’s Campaign Training Workshop

FROM SENECA FALLS TO SHATTERING THE GLASS CEILING! A Campaign Training Workshop SPONSORED BY NATIONAL WOMEN’S POLITICAL CAUCUS OF PENNSYLVANIA EDUCATION FUND PENNSYLVANIA WOMEN’S CAMPAIGN...

Teaching Social Justice workshop

[posted from Delaware Valley Progressive Calendar] Saturday, 9/20 (Time not specified) Full Day Workshop sponsored by National Coalition of Education Activists For Philadelphia Teachers who want to...

Economic Justice Workshop

A Workshop For People Interested In Economic Justice, with George Lakey and Judith Jones, Friday, September 26, 2003; 7 pm-9:45 pm Saturday, September 27, 2003; 9 am-9 pm This workshop gives...

Supporting Community Organizations through Research & Evaluation

Temple University’s Center for Social Policy and Community Development is offering a unique series of workshops called Project SCORE (Supporting Community Organizations through Research &...

Bridging the Gaps Community Health Internship Program Symposium

You are cordially invited to attend the 13th annual Bridging the Gaps Community Health Internship Program Symposium September 19th ? 8:30 – 1:30 Rodeph Shalom 615 N. Broad Street Philadelphia...

Digital Divide Catalyst Group

Philadelphia Cares invites advocates, volunteers, service providers and policy makers to join our forum on bridging the digital divide. WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 3rd 6:00-8:00pm/The Philadelphia...

Philadelphia Cares Forum For and About Senior Citizens

Philadelphia Cares invites you to attend our upcoming forum for and about senior citizens. Tuesday, September 16th 6:00-8:00pm/The Philadelphia Foundation Please RSVP to Janice Lion:...

Multicultural Youth eXchange Y Philly Mural Event

Hey Friends of MYX: Multicultural Youth eXchange! Join us in hip-storic Old City, Philadelphia for the first annual painting of Y PHILLY – An Identity Mural by Philadelphia?s Youth Generation...

CTCNet Philadelphia Conference

If you teach or plan to provide computer training or, if you plan to use computers to teach other topics… You should attend this FREE conference Date: Saturday, September 13, 2003 Time: 9:00 ?...

New Resources

New Report: Meeting Needs of Immigrant Students

[posted from Promising Practices in Afterschool Listserv] Portraits of Four Schools: Meeting the Needs of Immigrant Students and Their Families is a new report from the Center in Child Development...

New Reports: youth policy and programs

[posted from the Promising Practices in Afterschool listserv] The American Youth Policy Forum has released two new publications: –Shaping the Future of American Youth: Youth Policy in the 21st...

Guide for Hosting a Health Fair

[posted from National Service Resource Center news] Host a Health Fair Health fairs are an excellent opportunity to educate your community and promote health programs. The Health Fair Planning Guide...

New National Community Based Research Network

[posted from CCPH Partnerships Matter newsletter] NATIONAL COMMUNITY-BASED RESEARCH NETWORK FORMS The National Community-Based Research Network is an association of university- and community-based...

New Book: Public Policymaking in a Democratic Society

[posted from CCPH Partnership Matters newsletter] Public Policymaking in a Democratic Society: A Guide to Civic Engagement by Larry N. Gerston. Volunteerism is again on the rise. Thousands are...

New Publication: Univ. & Community Research Partnerships

[posted to National Service-Learning Listserv] University + Community Research Partnerships: A New Approach is a report from The Pew Partnership for Civic Change that summarizes the findings from a...

New Website: Environmental Advocacy

[posted from Comm-Org] Environmental advocacy web-site launch The Environmental Advocacy Project supports effective advocacy through education and training, resources, capacity building and research....

Job Opportunities/AmeriCorps Opportunities

Idealist.org Ambassador Program

Apply to be Your Campus’ Ambassador! The Campus Ambassador Program will involve seven students from Philadelphia area colleges and universities who will participate in a paid internship for...

Computer Teacher, YMCA

[posted from CTCNet Philadelphia listserv] To all who may be interested, The YMCA has a new full time teacher opening. The requirements are as folows: Professional requirements are college degree, 2...

Grant Opportunities

Health Literacy Grant

[posted from CCPH Partnerships Matter newsletter] American Medical Association (AMA) Foundation Seeks Applicants to Grant Programs: Health Literacy Grants – Deadline: September 30 The AMA...

Annie E. Casey Foundation Grants

[posted from CCPH Partnership Annie E. Casey Foundation Grants – Deadline: Open The Foundation is dedicated to helping build better futures for disadvantaged children. Of particular interest...

Starbucks Youth Leadership Grants

[RFP Bulletin] Starbucks Foundation Offers Youth Leadership Grant Program Deadline: October 1, 2003 A philanthropic program of Starbucks Coffee, the Starbucks Foundation funds local programs that...

National Conferences & Calls for Proposal

Metropolitan Universities: Partners in the Urban Agenda

[posted from CCPH Partnership Matters Newsletter] September 20-23, 2003: Metropolitan Universities: Partners in the Urban Agenda in Ypsilanti, Michigan. The Ninth Annual International Conference of...

Unleashing Power of Diversity

[posted from CCPH Parterships Matter newsletter] October 23-25, 2003: Unleashing the Power of Diversity in San Jose, California. This conference is designed for people who work with or care about...

Call for Articles: Journal for Civic Engagement

[posted from CCPH Partnerships Matter Newsletter] Call for Articles from the Journal for Civic Engagement – Deadline: October 15 For number 2, volume 1, The Journal for Civic Engagement. Next...

National Student Campaign Against Hunger and Homelessness Conference

[posted from National Alliance to End Homelessness Newsletter] October 31-November 2: National Student Campaign Against Hunger and Homelessness Conference. Hartford, CT. For details, visit...

Homelessness prevention conference

[posted from National Alliance to End Homelessness newsletter] November 3-4: “Housing First: Ending and Preventing Family Homelessness” Workshop. Washington, DC. Sponsored by Beyond...

Partnerships Classifieds

Volunteers needed to help staff CTC Net Conference

The CTCNet conference on Sept 13th has over 40 people registered already and my guess is that we will be hosting around 200 participants. If you’d like to help make the day a big success,...


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