The week of

June 13, 2011

Other Local Events and Workshops

Project GRAD Philadelphia Scholarship Fundraiser


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Project GRAD Philadelphia Scholarship Fundraiser A Time to Remember, Fulfilling Dreams… Tuesday, June 14th / 6pm – 9pm @ The Historic Philadelphia Clef Club of Jazz Tax Deductible...

Smoke Signals: Forum on City’s tobacco policy


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The Penn Project for Civic Engagement and WHYY are working with the Philadelphia Department of Public Health to gather public input about tobacco policy in the city. The first of five forums around...

7th Annual North Philadelphia Career Fair


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Looking for Work? 7th Annual North Philadelphia Career Fair June 28th , 11am-2:30pm Honickman Learning Center/Comcast Technology Labs 1936 N. Judson Street Career Fair Prep Workshops Learn what...

Active Transportation Summit


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PEC and DVRPC Sponsor Active Transportation Summit The Pennsylvania Environmental Council (PEC) and the Delaware Valley Regional Planning Commission (DVRPC) would like to invite you to the Active...

How to Talk to Your Legislators and Get Them to Hear You


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Addiction recovery group announces legislative advocacy training PRO-ACT, a grassroots group advocating for better understanding of addiction recovery, has announced a new regional training on How to...

12 Steps Toward Employment workshop


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Chester County offers new workshop series for unemployed A new series of free 12 Steps Toward Employment workshops for the unemployed and underemployed, part of the Chester County Workforce...

New Resources

University Community Collaborative of Philadelphia Annual Report


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The UCCP is honored to share with you our Annual Report for 2010. This year, we tried to capture our organizational philosophy by giving you snapshots of the work we do and the social change we see...

Summer 2011 Community Works Journal


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The new Summer 2011 digital edition of Community Works Journal is now available online. The latest edition features a wide range of articles and essays exploring educational connections to place,...

Tree House Books 2010 Annual Report


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Tree House’s 2010 Annual Report! View or download the full Tree House Books Annual Report 2010. Read about Tree House Books as a 5 year-old.  See what a 5 year-old can do that even a 4...

New Website: Common Good Forecaster


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United Way’s Common Good Forecaster Shows Impact of Improving Educational Attainment United Way Worldwide, in partnership with the American Human Development Project, has created an interactive...

The challenge of preparing students for college


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The challenge of preparing students for college and, once they are there, finish Topic of WHYY’s Radio Times Wednesday, June 8th, 2011 The Obama administration has set an ambitious goal for the...

Youth and Teen Resource Guide


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State Senator publishes comprehensive teen resource guide Pennsylvania Sen. Anthony Williams has created a Youth and Teen Resource Guide as a one-stop shop for young men and women. The 16-page...

Rationale for Recreation Services for Youth: An Evidenced Based Approach


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The Rationale for Recreation Services for Youth: An Evidenced Based Approach by Dr. Peter A. Witt Department of Recreation, Park, and Tourism Sciences Texas A&M University Dr. Linda L. Caldwell...

CaregiverGPS – The Elder’s Advocate


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CARIE launches new project for caregivers of the elderly The Coalition of Advocates for the Rights and Interests of the Elderly has launched CaregiverGPS – The Elder’s Advocate, a web-based...

Partnerships Classifieds

Lead Agency, Global Youth Service Day


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Group seeks agency sponsors for Global Youth Service Day Youth Service America will support up to 100 Global Youth Service Day and Semester of Service lead agencies for GYSD 2012 (April 20-22, 2012)....

National Conferences & Calls for Proposal

National Dropout Prevention Network Conference


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The 23rd Annual National Dropout Prevention Network Conference is designed to enhance the leadership skills of all adults who are seeking to strengthen interventions among school, community, and...

Grant Opportunities

Wells Fargo Housing Foundation


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Wells Fargo supports affordable housing projects The Wells Fargo Housing Foundation seeks to increasing homeownership through the development of affordable housing, and its homeownership grant...

Fender Music Foundation Grants


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Fender Music Foundation: Grants Fender Music Foundation grants are awarded to music academies, schools, local music programs and national music programs across America, particularly in-school music...

Job Opportunities/AmeriCorps Opportunities

CRIB Residence Presence, Hopeworks ‘N Camden


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HOPEWORKS ‘N CAMDEN If you meet the requirements for this job please e-mail a cover letter and resume to alaina@ NO PHONE CALLS PLEASE. Innovative and successful youth development organization in...

Pt-time Executive Assistant, First Hospital Foundation


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Executive Assistant, First Hospital Foundation Posted on: May 27, 2011 POSITION: Part-Time Executive Assistant SUPERVISED BY: Executive Director ABOUT THE FOUNDATION The First Hospital Foundation is...

Repair the World Coordinator, University of Pennsylvania Hillel


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Repair the World Coordinator – University of Pennsylvania Hillel (897) Posted on: May 31, 2011 Posted by: Hillel: The Foundation for Jewish Campus Life The University of Pennsylvania is an Ivy...

Grants Manager, Children’s Crisis Treatment Center


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GRANTS MANAGER, Children’s Crisis Treatment Center Posted on: June 1, 2011 Reporting to the Director of Development Operations, serves as the overall manager of foundation, corporate, and...

HOME Page Café and Restroom Attendant Program Manager, Project HOME


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HOME Page Café and Restroom Attendant Program Manager Posted on: June 1, 2011 The Home Page Café and Restroom Attendant Program Manager is responsible for the overall management and day to day...

Development Associate, Communications, Project HOME


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Development Associate – Communications, Project Posted on: June 1, 2011 Project seeks a dynamic individual to act as primary coordinator of external communications, including printed...

Executive Director, West Mt. Airy Neighbors


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Executive Director, West Mt. Airy Neighbors West Mt. Airy Neighbors (WMAN), the community association for the West Mt. Airy neighborhood of northwest Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, is searching for a...

Miscellaneous

Healthy Choices for School Children: Getting the Junk Foods Out of Schools


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NEW Event: The Food Research Action Center is holding an hour-long webinar titled, “Healthy Choices for School Children: Getting the Junk Foods Out of Schools.” It begins on June 16th at 12:00...

Making a Difference award for middle grades science teachers


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NSTA: DCAT Association “Making a Difference” Award The Drug, Chemical & Associated Technologies Association “Making a Difference” Award recognizes excellence in a science...

IRS seeks comments on redesigned Form 990


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IRS seeks comments on redesigned Form 990 The IRS extensively redesigned Form 990, Return of Organization Exempt from Income Tax, for tax year 2008 to promote tax compliance and increase...

Aligning Early Learning and Elementary Education


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June 23 Audioconference on Improving Early Education Systems, Aligning with K-12 Education Local leaders are invited to register for a free, hour-long audioconference on “Aligning Early...

Education and the World of Work: Anchors to a Strong Juvenile Reentry Plan


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Webinar discusses how education, work impacts delinquent reintegration Educational attainment is connected to a wide variety of important outcomes, from employment and income to health and...


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