The week of

January 21, 2013

Other Local Events and Workshops

Inclusive Leadership Conference 2013

Inclusive Leadership Conference 2013 Building a Better Philadelphia, One College Student at a Time February 16, 2013, 10 to 4:00 , Temple University’s Howard Gittis Student Center Conference...

Community-Based Interpreter Training Course

Community-Based Interpreter Training Course February 2nd and 9th from 9am to 5:30pm ENTER THE GROWING FIELD OF LANGUAGE INTERPRETATION! Join us for our Community-Based Interpreter Training Workshop...

Various workshops for Seniors

Journey’s Way center offers workshops, seminars for seniors The Center at Journey’s Way, located at 403 Rector Street in Roxborough, has scheduled a series of workshops and presentations...

Philly Youth Poetry Movement Saturday workshops

PYPM sponsors weekly spoken word workshops Every Saturday, the Philly Youth Poetry Movement offers free writing and performance poetry workshops for youth from 12-3pm at Science Leadership Academy on...

Nonprofit Executive Leadership Institute

NELI executive leadership program accepting applications The Nonprofit Executive Leadership Institute at Bryn Mawr College is looking for highly talented and committed leaders who are eager to take...

Leadership in Action: PA Early Childhood Forum

PennAEYC presents 2013 Leadership in Action: PA Early Childhood Forum February 26, 8:30AM-4:30PM, Hilton Harrisburg, Harrisburg Join PennAEYC for the 2013 Leadership in Action: PA Early Childhood...

Choosing and Using Children’s Literature in the Preschool Classroom

Choosing and Using Children’s Literature in the Preschool Classroom Philadelphia County:  January 24 and February 26, 9:00AM-4:30PM, SERK at PHMC, Philadelphia Montgomery County:  March 5 and...

New Resources

Video and Presentations from Netter Center 20th Anniversary Conference

The Barbara and Edward Netter Center for Community Partnerships at the University of Pennsylvania turned 20 in July 2012. An International Conference in celebration of the 20th Anniversary was held...

Recession’s Ongoing Impact on Children

Child poverty measures on the rise In Pennsylvania, the number of children living with an unemployed parent doubled during the recession, according to a new report from First Focus. The Recession’s...

Nonprofit Collaboration Database

Foundation Center sponsors database of nonprofit collaborations The Foundation Center has established the Nonprofit Collaboration Database, a directory of real-world examples of nonprofits working...

National Community Partner Forum Presentations Posted Online

2nd National Community Partner Forum Presentations Posted Online. Community partners from across the convened in Washington DC from December 5-7, 2012 for the 2nd National Community Partner Forum on...

Data Sharing with Out-of-School Time Programs

Data-Sharing: OST Programs Does the Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act block schools and OST partners from sharing student data? No, says this policy brief from the Partnership for Children...

Fiscal Cliff Legislation: A Primer for Nonprofits on its Provisions

The Fiscal Cliff Legislation: A Primer for Nonprofits on its Provisions This report from the Nonprofit Quarterly provides an analysis of the fiscal cliff legislation passed last week and the...

New state data sharing website: Pennwatch

PA launches new data sharing website The Commonwealth of Pennsylvania has launched a new web site that makes information about spending, revenues, and the state workforce available to the public...

How Youth Are Put At Risk by Parents’ Low-Wage Jobs

How Youth Are Put At Risk by Parents’ Low-Wage Jobs By Lisa Dodson, Boston College; Randy Albelda, University of Massachusetts Boston; Diana Salas Coronado;  Marya Mtshali Last week, the Center...

Science & Tech resources for Out-of-School Time

The Out-of-School Time Resource Center (OSTRC) Announces Enhanced STEM Webpage If you are looking for science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) resources, check out the new section of...

Miscellaneous

ITWorks program recruiting youth for free IT training program

ITWorks program recruiting youth for free IT training program ITWorks is recruiting young adults, ages 18-24, for its new classes in both Philadelphia and Wilmington in March 2013. ITWorks helps...

Personal Financial Education: What Research Tells Us

The John Templeton Center for Thrift and Generosity at the Institute for American Values is proud to partner with the Historical Society of Pennsylvania to host a Thrift Week lecture and lunch...

How to Add More Activity into the School Day

How can we add more physical activity to a child’s life? Why not fit it into their school day? Learn how to promote recess, classroom activity breaks, before and after-school programs, walking or...

Assessing your School’s Wellness Environment & Developing an Action Plan

From goal-setting, to budget tracking, or planning for sustainability—it’s time to design and motivate your school wellness team. Figure out how to build an efficient team during a 75 minute...

Job Opportunities/AmeriCorps Opportunities

Director of Marketing and Development, Ralston Center

Director of Marketing and Development The Director of Marketing and Development is responsible for securing financial resources through grants and appeals which will support the organization’s...

Director of Finance, Center for Literacy

The Center for Literacy is one of the nation’s largest providers of community-based literacy services. We are seeking a Finance Director to develop, implement and perform all finance and accounting...

Community Outreach Manager, Philadelphia School Partnership

Community Outreach Manager, Philadelphia School Partnership Posted on: December 19, 2012 Join a fast-growing, mission-driven education nonprofit and help lead our effort to engage families and...

Overnight & Weekend Site Supervisor, Women Against Abuse

Women Against Abuse, Inc (WAA) is currently recruiting for a Overnight & Weekend Site Supervisor WAA is the leading and largest provider of services to victims of domestic violence in both the...

Social Work Case Manager, Public Health Management Corporation

SOCIAL WORK CASE MANAGER, Public Health Management Corporation Posted on: December 21, 2012 The Social Work Case Manager works with the Health Intervention Program to provide case management services...

Special Education Administrator, Public Interest Law Center

PUBLIC INTEREST LAW CENTER OF PHILADELPHIA—Special Education Administrator Position Available The Public Interest Law Center of Philadelphia, a nationally-renowned public interest law firm devoted...

Membership and Communications Manager, National Housing Resource Center

Membership and Communications Manager, National Housing Resource Center, a project of Tides Center Posted on: January 2, 2013 The National Housing Resource Center (NHRC) is a national advocacy...

Director of Major Gifts and Donor Relations, Project H.O.M.E.

Director of Major Gifts and Donor Relations, Project Posted on: December 26, 2012 OVERVIEW: The primary responsibilities of the Director of Major Gifts and Donor Relations are to oversee all...

Director of Property Management, Project H.O.M.E.

Director of Property Management, Project Posted on: January 2, 2013 Job Concept: The primary responsibility of the Director of Property Management is to implement property management strategies and...

After School Mentor, Lutheran Children and Family Service

After School Mentor, Lutheran Children and Family Service of Eastern Pennsylvania Posted on: January 2, 2013 Lutheran Children and Family Services in Southeast Pennsylvania seek energetic,...

High School Clubs Program Assistant, Lutheran Children and Family Service

High School Clubs Program Assistant, Lutheran Children and Family Service of Eastern Pennsylvania Posted on: January 2, 2013 Lutheran Children and Family Service in Southeast Pennsylvania seeks an...

Chief of Staff, Asociacion de Puertorriquenos en Marcha

Chief of Staff, Asociacion de Puertorriquenos en Marcha Posted on: January 3, 2013 ORGANIZATION BACKGROUND: APM is a Latino-based health, human services, community and economic development non-profit...

Grant Opportunities

Workforce Investment Funds in Chester County

Chesco workforce development RFQ issued The Chester County Workforce Investment Board is offering a Request for Qualifications from organizations that have a demonstrated history of providing...

Capital Projects Funding

Weinberg Foundation Announces Expansion of Capital Projects Funding to United States and Israel Deadline: Rolling (Letters of Inquiry) The Harry and Jeanette Weinberg Foundation, which assists...

Computer Science Education Workshops

Google Invites Grant Applications for Computer Science Education Workshops Deadline: February 16, 2013 Google is accepting applications for funds from its CS4HS (Computer Science for High School)...

National Projects to Empower Youth With Disabilities

Mitsubishi Electric America Foundation Offers Support for National Projects to Empower Youth With Disabilities Deadline: June 1, 2013 The Mitsubishi Electric America Foundation’s National...

Disability Funders Network: Hurricane Sandy

Disability Funders Network Activates Rapid Response Fund in Response to Hurricane Sandy Deadline: Contact funder The Disability Funders Network has activated its Rapid Response Fund to help nonprofit...

National Conferences & Calls for Proposal

IMPACT Conference

IMPACT Conference February 21 – 24, 2013 Join us in Albuquerque, New Mexico Hosted by the University of New Mexico Meet with hundreds of other student leaders, administrators, faculty, AmeriCorps...

Call for Papers: Federal Reserve 11th Annual Policy Summit

The Federal Reserve Banks of Cleveland and Philadelphia invite paper submissions for their 11th annual Policy Summit, to be held September 19-20, 2013, in Cleveland, Ohio. The conference brings...


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