The week of

August 04, 2010

Other Local Events and Workshops

Mixing it Up: Edible Nutrition for Kids & Families

Spoiler Alert! Click here for a Sneak-Peek at PA NEN’s Summer Workshop Mixing it Up: Edible Nutrition for Kids & Families Making Food and Nutrition Attainable, Maintainable and Memorable...

Mom/Daughter Peaceful Posse

Mom/Daughter Peaceful Posse is back at Universal Missionary Baptist Church! Raising a family is hard work, join our group! Get support, Support Others, Strengthen your Community • Learn new skills...

Environmental Community Action and Problem Solving

The Earth Force summer training is set for August 26th and 27th at Bartram’s Garden, located in Southwest Philadelphia. More details below. This training is great for teachers, facilitators, and...

Nonprofit Institute at Penn

Save the date for the Nonprofit Institute at Penn! August 23-27 Location TBA Topics include: Legal Responsibilities of Board Members Time Management Nonprofit Administration Logic Models Grant...

New Resources

Child Tax Credit and Metropolitan Families

We recently released a new factsheet titled “The Child Tax Credit after ARRA: How Would Expiration Affect Metropolitan Families?” The Child Tax Credit’s $3,000 earnings threshold put into...

New Articles: Re-regionalizing the Food System

All manuscripts from this special issue are available open access at Excerpt from Editorial Statement: This edition of the Cambridge Journal of Regions, Economy and Society is devoted to examining...

New Report: Volunteering in America

New Federal Report Shows Greatest Spike in Volunteers Since 2003 Washington, DC – Despite difficult economic times, the number of Americans volunteering in their communities jumped by million last...

Miscellaneous

National Education for Sustainability Fellowship Program

The US Partnership for Education for Sustainable Development K-12 and Teacher Education Sector National EFS Fellows Program for K-12 Educators and Administrators National Education for Sustainability...

Nonprofit Digital Fundraising Campaign Paperless Choice Challenge

Paperless Choice Challenge Invites Entries of Nonprofit Digital Fundraising Campaigns Deadline: September 15, 2010 Catalog Choice, a mail reduction service funded by the Overbrook Foundation, is...

Grant Opportunities

Teens Artistic Advancement

Funds for Arts Programs for Teens Surdna Foundation The Surdna Foundation seeks to foster just and sustainable communities in the United States—communities guided by principles of social justice...

Strong Communities: Engaging Citizens, Strengthening Place, Inspiring Change competition

Competition Identifies Innovative Community Projects in and Canada Changemakers: Strong Communities: Engaging Citizens, Strengthening Place, Inspiring Change Changemakers, an Ashoka initiative, is...

National Conferences & Calls for Proposal

International Economic Development Council Annual Conference

International Economic Development Council Annual Conference 2010! At the International Economic Development Council’s 2010 Annual Conference, September 26-29 in Columbus, OH, we’ll explore how...

Building Bridges from CBPR to Collaborative Policy Making

Register Today for Community-Campus Partnerships for Health Co-Sponsored Learning Institutes at the American Public Health Association Conference, November 6-10 in Denver!  “Building Bridges from...

Call for Proposals: Bringing Global Perspectives to Local Action

Conference Proposal Deadline Extended to September 10!  “Community-University Partnerships: Bringing Global Perspectives to Local Action,” will be held in May 10-14, 2011 in Waterloo...

Northeast Organic Farming Association Summer Conference

NORTHEAST ORGANIC FARMING ASSOCIATION 36TH ANNUAL SUMMER CONFERENCE AUGUST 13-15, 2010 UNIVERSITY OF MASSACHUSETTS, AMHERST, MA Over 200 workshops on organic farming, gardening, land care,...

Fostering Sustainable Behavior

This fall I will be delivering a Fostering Sustainable Behavior workshop in Toronto on September 13th and 14th. This workshop will be of interest to those working to promote waste reduction, water...

Call for Abstracts: Global Health & Innovation Conference

GH/Innovate 2011 Global Health & Innovation Conference Presented by Unite For Sight, 8th Annual Conference Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut, USA Saturday, April 16 – Sunday, April...


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