The week of

September 30, 2013

Other Local Events and Workshops

World Court of Women on Poverty


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World Court of Women October 18-20th at West Kensington Ministry in Philadelphia REGISTRATION NOW OPEN Come join the Poor People’s Economic Human Rights Campaign at the World Court of Women in...

Maximizing Your In-Person Requests During the Annual Appeal


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Executives’ Breakfast: Maximizing Your In-Person Requests During the Annual Appeal The end of the calendar year is the busiest and the most productive fundraising time for many nonprofits,...

Technology and Shared Prosperity: Fighting Poverty through Digital Literacy


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Technology and Shared Prosperity:Fighting Poverty through Digital Literacy Thursday, October 17, 2013 from 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM Temple University, Howard Gittis Student Center 1755 N 13th St...

Philly Give & Get: Maker Edition


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PHILLY GIVE & GET: MAKER EDITION A Charity “Date” Auction to Benefit Scribe Video Center Philly Give & Get is a charity “date” auction that combines professional networking...

Coming of Age in Philadelphia: High School Students Debate Their Future


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Drexel University School of Education presents CRITICAL CONVERSATIONS IN URBAN EDUCATION Coming of Age in Philadelphia: High School Students Debate Their Future Save the Date TUESDAY, OCTOBER 29,...

Conflict Resolution & Peacemaking in Higher Education Symposium


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In honor of International Conflict Resolution Day, the Association for Conflict Resolution, Greater Philadelphia Chapter, and the Institute for Forgiveness and Reconciliation are collaborating on a...

Pennsylvania Conference for Women


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Convention Center to host Pennsylvania Women’s Conference The annual Pennsylvania Conference for Women features nationally recognized speakers who focus on leadership, career advancement, small...

Sounding the Horn: A Crossfire Discussion on Educational Outcomes


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PEC leaders debate educational outcomes The Emerging Leaders of People’s Emergency Center will sponsor Sounding the Horn: A Crossfire Discussion on Educational Outcomes on Wednesday October...

First annual AIDS Cure Day


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First annual AIDS Cure Day set for October 5th The AIDS Policy Project is marking October 5th by organizing teach-ins on AIDS cure research and activism. The group says that the first annual AIDS...

Encountering Other Faiths Facilitator Training


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Encountering Other Faiths Facilitator Training: Fall 2013 The Interfaith Center invites you to spend a day with “Encountering Other Faiths” author, Sr. Maria Hornung, learning how to...

Cloud Computing for Nonprofits Free Webinar Series


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Cloud Computing for Nonprofits Free Webinar Series October Dates Tech Impact’s ongoing Cloud Computing for Nonprofits webinar series demystifies cloud computing and provides information on...

Infant and Toddler Mini Conference


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Infant and Toddler Mini Conference Early Experiences Count October 17-18, 2013 King of Prussia, PA To register log on to or contact Ashley Haneiko at (215) 893-0130. *ACT 48 Credit available for...

Design on the Delaware Conference


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Design on the Delaware Conference This year’s 11th Annual Design on the Delaware Conference will run from October 29 to November 1, and feature a number of sustainability related sessions...

Greenbuild National Conference


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Greenbuild, the world’s largest conference and expo dedicated to green building, is coming Philadelphia from November 20th to 22nd. Register to attend three days of speakers, networking...

New Resources

Children in Nonparental Care: A Review of the Literature


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Children Living Without Their Parents Nearly 3 million US children live in homes with no parent present; more than half of these children live with grandparents. Just in time for National...

The Anchor Dashboard: Aligning Institutional Practice to Meet Low-Income Community Needs


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Assessing Impact at Anchor Institutions This week, The Democracy Collaborative is releasing a new paper that seeks to create a framework for measuring the effectiveness of university and hospital...

New Website: Sustainable 19125 and 19124


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Sustainable 19125 & 19124 Congrats to our friends at NKCDC on the launch of their new Sustainable 19125 & 19134 website. The new site features an enhanced green actions mapping tool, a free...

Partnerships Classifieds

mentors needed, Children are the Greatest


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I have an opportunity to do some tutoring/mentoring and just spend time with kids, many of whom are foster children from the 25 police district. We are running an after-school program here at...

Office Space for Nonprofit Organizations at Friends Center


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Office Space for Nonprofit Organizations Available January 2014 Visit our website: Contact Patricia McBee 215-241-7191 or email pmcbee@ Friends Center announces the availability of approximately...

office space available


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Tenant sought for North Central office space Friends Neighborhood Guild is looking for a nonprofit or for-profit tenant for office space at 701 North 8th Street, next to Friends Housing...

volunteers needed, MLK Association for Nonviolence


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MLK Association seeks planning volunteers The Philadelphia Martin Luther King Jr. Association for Nonviolence is looking for volunteers to serve on two major planning committees: The 9th Annual...

interns, VisionQuest


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VisionQuest seeks interns VisionQuest is looking for interns, interested in the juvenile justice field, to assist with the following tasks and projects: Community Resources, Administrative...

VITA volunteers, Family Services of Montgomery County


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Family Services needs VITA volunteers The Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) program, a free tax assistance preparation service provided by the Internal Revenue Service through Family Services in...

Stipended volunteers, Grandma’s Kids After-School Program


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Grandma’s Kids seeks stipended volunteers The Grandma’s Kids After-School Program (GK) is a special out-of-school-time program housed in area schools that provides assistance to children...

volunteers needed, Rain Garden project


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Volunteers needed to beautify a Philadelphia block and help the environment! Be part of a team that will help to revamp a storm water bump-out and replant existing rain-gardens to help impact storm...

National Conferences & Calls for Proposal

The Resurgence of Neighborhoods: Fueling DC’s Economic Growth


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On November 7th, the City First Family of Companies – City First Bank, City First Enterprises, City First Homes, City First New Markets Fund II, LLC, CFBanc Corporation and City First Foundation...

10th Annual Youth Service Institute


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Join Us November 12 Learn how you can inspire and mobilize youth to change the world. Join leaders from across the nation on Tuesday, November 12 for a full-day training during the 10th Annual Youth...

Grant Opportunities

Host Agencies needed, Philly Fellows


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Philly Fellows is now seeking new host agencies for the 2014-2015 fellowships.  Interested non-profits must submit an LOI outlining their potential projects to Philly Fellows staff by Tuesday,...

New AmeriCorps*VISTA Projects in Pennsylvania – Request for Concept Papers


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Request for Concept Papers (RFCP) for New AmeriCorps*VISTA Projects in Pennsylvania – Concept Papers Due: December 2, 2013 INTRODUCTION The Pennsylvania State Office of the Corporation for National...

Impact100 Philadelphia


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Impact100 Philadelphia provides high-impact grants that reach under-served populations, raise the profile of deserving but lesser known organizations, and highlight unmet needs in the region....

Job Opportunities/AmeriCorps Opportunities

Full-Time Adult Education Teacher, Community Learning Center


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Full-Time Adult Education Teacher Community Learning Center, an outcome-oriented nonprofit adult literacy organization in Philadelphia, seeks a full-time teacher. Responsibilities may include:...

Director of Programs, Federation Early Learning Services


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Director of Programs, Federation Early Learning Services Posted on: September 11, 2013 Job description Federation Early Learning Services (FELS), a nonprofit leader in early childhood education...

Director of Development, WOMEN’S WAY


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Director of Development, WOMEN’S WAY Posted on: September 11, 2013 Job description Position Summary: The Director of Development provides leadership and oversight of all of the...

Bilingual Housing Advocate, Congreso de Latinos Unidos


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Bilingual Housing Advocate (Spanish/English), Congreso de Latinos Unidos, Inc. Posted on: September 12, 2013 Job description The Housing Advocate is responsible for providing community based domestic...

Empowerment Center Manager, Philadelphia FIGHT


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Empowerment Center Manager, Philadelphia FIGHT Posted on: September 9, 2013 Job description POSITION DESCRIPTION Position: Y-HEP Empowerment Center Manager Reports To: Y-HEP Youth Development and...

Communications Manager, Philadelphia Education Fund


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Communications Manager, Philadelphia Education Fund Posted on: September 9, 2013 Job description Founded in 1985, the Philadelphia Education Fund is an independent nonprofit organization dedicated to...

Program Manager, People’s Emergency Center


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Program Manager, People’s Emergency Center Posted on: September 4, 2013 Job description The Program Manager is responsible for the overall management and growth of the Financial Opportunity...

Financial Coach, People’s Emergency Center


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Financial Coach, People’s Emergency Center Posted on: September 4, 2013 Job description The financial coach provides direct services to low to moderate-income individuals who are enrolled as...

Income Support Specialist, People’s Emergency Center


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Income Support Specialist, People’s Emergency Center Posted on: September 4, 2013 Job description The Income Support Specialist provides direct services to low to moderate-income individuals...

Adoption Case Manager, Presbyterian Children’s Village


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Adoption Case Manager, Presbyterian Children’s Village Posted on: September 4, 2013 Job description Presbyterian Children’s Village is currently seeking a full-time Adoption Case Manager...

Volunteer Coordinator, Gift of Life Donor Program


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Volunteer Coordinator, Gift of Life Donor Program Posted on: September 4, 2013 Job description Gift of Life Donor Program, the nation’s leading organ procurement organization, is responsible...

Development Associate, Bethesda Project


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Development Associate, Bethesda Project Posted on: September 6, 2013 Job description NOTE: This position is located in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Relocation assistance is not available for this...

Grant Writer, Lutheran Settlement House


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Grant Writer, Lutheran Settlement House Posted on: September 9, 2013 Job description Position Summary: The Grant Writer is responsible for writing grant proposals and reports, maintaining a grants...

Social Work Supervisor, Lutheran Settlement House


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Social Work Supervisor (University City), Lutheran Settlement House Posted on: September 6, 2013 Job description Summary: Ensures case management compliance with Office of Supportive Housing (OSH)...

Early Head Start Teacher, Maternity Care Coalition


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[posted 9/17/2013] Early Head Start Teacher A Teacher is needed for the Early Head Start program to assist with the implementation of the education program as outlined in both the adopted curriculum...

SERVE Philadelphia VISTA Positions Available


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SERVE Philadelphia VISTA Positions Available Philadelphia Food Access Collaborative Position Description: Philadelphia Food Access Collaborative Coordinator will be responsible to (1) build on the...

Miscellaneous

Youth Action Leadership Program for High School Students


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Youth Action Now Accepting Applications for its FREE Leadership Development Program for High School Students Youth Action is pleased to announce open registration for its year-long Inspiring Leaders...

Classroom to Boardroom Fellows Program


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Make an IMPACT From Classroom to Boardroom C2B Fellows Program Apply Now! TEACH We’re looking for academically talented students from all academic majors excited about teaching and mentoring the...

Individual Training Account Provider Application


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Requests for Qualifications: Program Years 2013-2014 Individual Training Account Provider Application Deadline: 4:00 PM on Monday, June 30, 2014 Under the direction of the Chester County Workforce...

Philadelphia Food Policy Advisory Council accepting nominees


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The Philadelphia Food Policy Advisory Council (FPAC) is accepting nominees to add to its already accomplished and dedicated membership. The FPAC was created through the Mayor’s Office in 2010...


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