The week of

April 22, 2013

PHENND Events/Activities

Scholars in Service to PA/Community Fellows Summer Institute

Save the Date! Scholars in Service to PA/Community Fellows Summer Institute Attention all Community Service and Service Learning Administrators and Faculty! PHENND and PA Campus Compact...

Other Local Events and Workshops

Are You Ready to Start a Nonprofit?

Are You Ready to Start a Nonprofit? 1901 Vine Street | 2nd Floor | Regional Foundation Center Wednesday, May 1 | 5:30 – 6:30 Morgan Cheshire, Esq., an expert for the nonprofit sector with 10...

Big Ideas: Funding and Innovation

BIG IDEAS: FUNDING AND INNOVATION April 23, 6:30 PM Iron Gate Theater, 3700 Chestnut Street What role does the government play in advancing innovation? How are projects chosen to receive funding?...

University Engagement in Community Development

The Rutgers-Camden Center for Urban Research and Education (CURE) and the Association for Public Policy Analysis and Management (APPAM) are hosting a conference on University Engagement in Community...

Collaboration of Hope Art Exhibit

Join Northwest Philadelphia Interfaith Hospitality Network (NPIHN) on Sunday May 5th, 12-5 PM in partnership with Manayunk-Roxborough Arts Center (MARC) at Collaboration of Hope, an art exhibit and...

Nonprofit Management Training Program workshops

Announcing the next workshop series of the Nonprofit Management Training Program A collaborative initiative of Temple University Harrisburg’s Nonprofit Evaluation, Services and Training Program...

Launch of SEAMAAC Young Friends

Young Friends of SEAMAAC What is SEAMAAC? Since 1984 SEAMAAC has brought crucially needed support to tens of thousands of families in the Greater Philadelphia area. Today SEAMAAC stands as one of the...

AIDS Education Month activities

AIDS Education Month planned for June For the past 19 years, Philadelphia FIGHT has hosted AIDS Education Month, a series of events throughout Philadelphia to increase awareness of AIDS and to bring...

Financial Literacy Workshops

UAC Celebrates National Financial Literacy Month In recognition of National Financial Literacy Month, the Community and Economic Development Division of the Urban Affairs Coalition is hosting...

Community Leadership Workshops

UW, MLK365 sponsor community leadership workshops Want to know how to host your own service project? Then join Global Citizen and United Way of Greater Philadelphia and Southern New Jersey for the...

Digital Resource Fair at School District

Digital Resource Fair set for April 27th A Digital Resource Fair will be held on Saturday, April 27th from 10am-2pm at the School District of Philadelphia, 440 N Broad St. The Fair will provide...

Cost Of Violence: Breaking The Cycle, Bridging The Gap Conference

Mothers In Charge plans antiviolence conference Mothers In Charge will sponsor The Cost Of Violence: Breaking The Cycle, Bridging The Gap Conference and its 10th Anniversary Commencement of Peace...

College and Scholarship Application Workshop

PhillyGoes2College offers help for applications PhillyGoes2College will hold a College and Scholarship Application Workshop on Saturday, May 11th at the Tuttleman Learning Center at Temple University...

Campus Philly’s Fifth Annual Opportunity Fair

Campus Philly plans fifth annual Opportunity Fair Campus Philly’s Fifth Annual Opportunity Fair is free to any college graduate (2009-2013) looking for career opportunities in Philadelphia. The...

All Hands on Technology: A Senior Learning Event

Workshop seeks to help seniors with technology All Hands on Technology: A Senior Learning Event will be held on Wednesday, April 24th from 10am to 4pm at Presby’s Inspired Life, 2050 S. 58th...

New Resources

Minority Health in Southeastern Pennsylvania

Minority Health in Southeastern Pennsylvania This report from the Community Health Database of Public Health Management Corporation highlights the results of a health survey of ethnic and racial...

Pew’s State of the City Report

Pew’s State of the City Report The study compares Philadelphia to a group of nine other major cities—chosen on the basis of size, location and makeup—on household income, crime, educational...

Out-of-School Time Regional Resource Directories

Spring 2013 OSTRC Regional Resource Directories available Want to find the latest traveling services, field trip destinations, and other professional opportunities for OST staff? Check out the Spring...

Count Us In!: Attendance Strategies Toolkit

New toolkit outlines strategies for improving attendance Chronic absence can lead to third graders’ inability to master reading, sixth graders failing courses and ninth graders dropping out of...

Immigration Fact Sheets by US congressional district

Welcoming Center publishes immigration fact sheets The Welcoming Center for New Pennsylvanians has published a new series of Immigration Fact Sheets by US congressional district. The four fact sheets...

PHMC Center for Data Innovation

PHMC establishes new research data center Public Health Management Corporation has launched the PHMC Center for Data Innovation to address the increasingly important role of data in health care...

Fact Sheets for Students with Disabilities

DRN publishes fact sheets on students with disabilities The Disability Rights Network of Pennsylvania has created two new fact sheets for students with disabilities and their families. The first fact...

Meeting the Educational Needs of Students in Child Welfare Toolkit

HELPING SCHOOLS MAKE A DIFFERENCE FOR YOUTH IN FOSTER CARE Professional Development Opportunity To help districts and schools develop system-wide strategies to improve educational outcomes for...

New Book: Strategy and Soul

Announcing a new book written by Daniel Hunter Strategy & Soul: a campaigner’s tale of fighting billionaires, corrupt officials, and Philadelphia casinos How do social movements grow from a...

College Positive Volunteer Toolkit

College Positive Volunteer Toolkit What is College Positive Volunteerism? Across the country, many college students volunteer through their post-secondary institutions to work with K-12 youth as...

Miscellaneous

ESL Classes

Nationalities Service Center Announces New ESL Class at Taller Puertorriqueño Location:            Taller Puertorriqueño: 2557 N. 5th St. Phila. PA Date:                May...

Need in Deed recruiting teachers

Need in Deed (NID) can be a transformative experience for teachers as much as it is for students. NID is currently recruiting teachers for the 2013 – 2014 school year. If you are … a 3rd...

Pennsylvania East Hugh O’Brian Youth Leadership seminar

PA HOBY sets three day leadership seminar The 2013 Pennsylvania East Hugh O’Brian Youth Leadership seminar will take place June 6-9 at Temple University Main Campus in Philadelphia. HOBY programs...

GoodCompany Ventures program

GoodCompany seeks applicants for social impact program The GoodCompany Ventures program is now accepting applications for this summer’s social impact accelerator program. Graduates will have...

Job Opportunities/AmeriCorps Opportunities

Property/Finance Manager, Oxford Circle Christian Community Development Association

Based in the Oxford Circle neighborhood of Philadelphia, PA, the Oxford Circle Christian Community Development Association (OCCCDA) is seeking a Property and Finance Manager. The mission of OCCCDA is...

Program Director, Oxford Circle Christian Community Development Association

Based in the Oxford Circle neighborhood of Philadelphia, PA, the Oxford Circle Christian Community Development Association (OCCCDA) is seeking a Program Director. The mission of OCCCDA is “to...

Literacy Instructor, Oxford Circle Christian Community Development Association

Based in the Oxford Circle neighborhood of Philadelphia, PA, the Oxford Circle Christian Community Development Association (OCCCDA) is seeking a Literacy Instructor for elementary aged students. The...

STEM Instructor, Oxford Circle Christian Community Development Association

STEM Instructor Position to begin July 2013 DESCRIPTION: Based in the Oxford Circle neighborhood of Philadelphia, PA, the Oxford Circle Christian Community Development Association (OCCCDA) is seeking...

Sustainable Communities Intern, Local Initiatives Support Coalition

[emailed 4/11/13] Sustainable Communities Intern (Paid) Local Initiatives Support Corporation is seeking an intern to assist with administrative duties related to the implementation of its...

Communications Director, Leeway Foundation

Communications Director, Leeway Foundation Posted on: April 8, 2013 The Leeway Foundation is seeking an experienced, skilled, dynamic, mission-driven applicant for the position of Communications...

Development/Executive Assistant to the President, Women’s Opportunities Resource Center

Development/Executive Assistant to the President, Women’s Opportunities Resource Center Posted on: April 8, 2013 DESCRIPTION: The Women’s Opportunities Resource Center (WORC) is a...

Case Manager, Nationalities Service Center

Case Manager, Nationalities Service Center Posted on: April 11, 2013 History and Mission NSC is a non-profit organization that provides social, educational, and legal services to immigrants and...

Office Manager, Partners for Sacred Places

Office Manager, Partners for Sacred Places Posted on: April 9, 2013 Partners for Sacred Places seeks candidates for the position of Office Manager to support the operations of its headquarters in...

Domestic Violence (DV) Specialist, Women Against Abuse

Domestic Violence (DV) Specialist, Women Against Abuse Posted on: April 2, 2013 We recently we’re award a contract from the Philadelphia Office of Supportive Housing to open a 2nd Domestic...

Planned Giving Representative, Salvation Army

Planned Giving Representative, Salvation Army Posted on: April 10, 2013 Description of Position: Manage the Army’s relationship with an assigned caseload of prospects and donors for the...

Parent Coach, Presbyterian Children’s Village

Parent Coach, Presbyterian Children’s Village Posted on: April 10, 2013 Presbyterian Children’s Village is currently seeking a part-time Parent Coach. The parent coach will conduct...

Case Management Supervisor, Women Against Abuse

Case Management Supervisor, Women Against Abuse Posted on: April 2, 2013 We recently we’re award a contract from the Philadelphia Office of Supportive Housing to open a 2nd Domestic Violence...

Job Developer, Nueva Esperanza

Job Developer, Nueva Esperanza Posted on: April 5, 2013 Position Description: Esperanza has an immediate opening for a full-time Job Developer in our EARN Center. The Job Developer is responsible for...

Employment Specialist, St. John’s Community Services

Employment Specialist, St. John’s Community Services Posted on: April 5, 2013 EMPLOYMENT SPECIALISTS will assist with the development of employment and training opportunities for adults with...

LGBT Field Organizer, ACLU of PA

LGBT Field Organizer, American Civil Liberties Union of Pennsylvania Posted on: April 5, 2013 JOB DESCRIPTION This position will support efforts to advance recognition of same-sex couples in...

Program Manager, Project H.O.M.E.

Program Manager, Project Posted on: April 5, 2013 St. Columba’s is a Safe Haven program for seriously mentally ill men who have a history of chronic homelessness. The Program Manager is...

Pew Fund Officer, Pew Charitable Trusts

Position Overview The Pew Fund officer position offers a unique opportunity to help guide the use of Pew’s local resources in support of high-quality and effective services for vulnerable adults...

summer jobs for youth, Urban Affairs Coalition

Summer job applications being accepted by UAC The Urban Affairs Coalition offers paid summer job opportunities to youth and young adults ages 14-21 that provide career exposure, resume and interview...

Summer in the City High School Internship Program

City offers six week paid summer internships The City of Philadelphia has opened registration for the Summer in the City High School Internship Program. The internship is a 6-week paid, summer...

National Conferences & Calls for Proposal

International Undergraduate Journal for Service-Learning, Leadership, and Social Change

The International Undergraduate Journal for Service-Learning, Leadership, and Social Change call for papers. The Journal only accept articles from undergraduate students.  The Journal considers...

The Engaged Campus: Driving Innovation Through Partnerships

The Engaged Campus: Driving Innovation Through Partnerships – May 19-21, 2013, Dearborn, MI Register now for this showcase of advanced and innovative efforts in campus civic engagement...

Beyond GI Joe: The Contemporary College Student Veteran

Beyond GI Joe: The Contemporary College Student Veteran May 3-4, 2013 | Latour Room, Nazareth Student Center, Marywood University, Scranton, PA With the influx of veterans into higher education and...

Partnerships Classifieds

Election volunteers needed, Primary Day

The Committee of Seventy wants you to get involved this Election Day.  The May 21 Primary Election in Philadelphia will include contests for City Controller, District Attorney and multiple judicial...

Volunteer Facilitators, WorkReady

WorkReady Summer Internships 2013 The WorkReady Summer Internship Model is made up of three key components: Summer Intern Orientation, Workplace Experience, and Professional Development Series....

Summer Internships, Women’s Way

WOMEN’S WAY Summer Internships Are you passionate about women’s rights? Do you want to be part of WOMEN’S WAY’s team? Intern with WOMEN’S WAY this summer! WOMEN’S...

various internship positions, Prometheus Radio Project

Prometheus is Looking for Interns Background: Media justice advocates and community groups fought for over ten years to win passage of the Local Community Radio Act, that was finally passed by...

Volunteer ESL Tutor, African Family Health Organization

AFRICAN FAMILY HEALTH ORGANIZATION (AFAHO) Volunteer ESL Tutor Job Description Position Summary Tutors will plan and implement tutoring sessions for beginner and intermediate learners in AFAHO’s...

volunteer readers, West Philadelphia Alliance for Children

WePAC seeks volunteer readers The West Philadelphia Alliance for Children is looking for volunteers to join their library teams. Library volunteers read with students, check out books together and...

drivers, PhillyPatientRide

PhillyPatientRide seeks drivers Did you know that hundreds of cancer patients in the Philadelphia area have no way of getting to treatment?  Every day cancer patients in our community need rides to...

Computer class volunteers, Casa Farnese

Casa Farnese seeks computer class volunteers Casa Farnese opened in 1966 at the first affordable senior citizens housing complex in Philadelphia.  It offers a one hour (6pm-7pm) computer class each...

Summer nutrition program running a book drive

Summer nutrition program running a book drive Impact Corporation has been running a Playstreet and Summer Nutrition Program for Kensington children since 2008.  Last year, the project had 740...


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