The week of

October 07, 2013

PHENND Events/Activities

Call for Workshops: 25th Anniversary PHENND Conference


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Call for Workshop Presenters 2014 PHENND Conference: Anchor Institutions: A Regional Approach We are looking for individuals who plan on attending the PHENND CONFERENCE: Anchor Institutions: A...

Other Local Events and Workshops

Enhancing Lives Through Action leadership workshop


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Free Leadership Workshop for Young Minority Women Ages 14 – 19 Years-old Enhancing Lives Through Action invites young minority women to participate in interactive workshops where they will...

College Family Night


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Steppingstone Scholars, in conjunction with CORE Scholars and Russell Byers Charter School, is hosting a College Family Night on Monday, October 14th, 3:30pm -6:00pm. There will be admissions...

Uptown Theater Announces Completion of the Restoration of Façade Treatment


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Uptown Theater Announces Completion of the Restoration of Façade Treatment On October 14, 2013 at 11:30am at the Uptown Theater, 2240 N Broad Street, there will be a press conference and view the...

Call for Presenters: Philly Youth Media Conference


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PYMC Mashed Media Conference Call for Presenters & Media Makers Since 2011 Philadelphia Youth Media Collaborative (PYMC) has been convening organizations and youth media makers, facilitating new...

Leadership Development Skills Series


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Leadership Development Skills Series with Clinton Pettus October 25-27, 2013 Strategic Thinking How Do I Get There From Here? This weekend course is designed to enhance our understanding of strategic...

Service Learning Pre-Conference


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Service Learning Pre-Conference Pennsylvania Council for the Social Studies Thursday, October 17, 2013 Holiday Inn Easy—Harrisburg 10am – 3pm The Pennsylvania Council for the Social Studies, and...

Connecting Curriculum Standards to Museum Exhibits and Programing


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Please Touch Museum’s Education Night Connecting Curriculum Standards to Museum Exhibits and Programing When: Thursday October 10, 5:30PM-8:00PM Where: Please Touch Museum at Memorial Hall,...

Training: Art as Metaphor


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Art as Metaphor When: Saturday October 12, 2013, 8:30am-4:30pm Description: One of the most powerful aspects of the art-making process is its ability to serve as a metaphor for life lessons and...

Social and Public Innovations: Journal Fall Launch Event


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Hold the Date PSIJ Fall Journal Edition Launch Event – Monday, November 4,2013 Social and Public Innovations: A Look at How Philadelphia and Regional Government Innovates framed within a...

6th Annual SALSA Conference, Juniata College


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Reach Out: Kaleidoscope of Service-Learning Saturday, November 2, 2013 von Liebig Center for Science, Juniata College Huntingdon, PA Registration Students: $ All other participants: $ Registration...

OST Summit/Resource Fair


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The October 29th OST Summit/Resource Fair will be hosted by the Pennsylvania Statewide Afterschool/Youth Development Network (PSAYDN) and the University of Pennsylvania’s Out-of-School Time...

Sounding the Horn: A Crossfire Discussion on Educational Outcomes


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Wednesday October 16, 2013 6pm – 8:30pm The Comcast Center, 45th Floor, 1701 JFK Boulevard, Philadelphia, PA 19103 Join the Emerging Leaders of People’s Emergency Center for...

Nationalities Service Center Upcoming Interpreter Trainings


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Nationalities Service Center has two extensive interpreter trainings in the near future! Please contact Suzanne Grossman to register today: sgrossman@ 215-609-1544 Bridging the Gap: We will be...

Philadelphia Youth Sports Collaborative Networking Seminar


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PYSC is excited to announce the first networking seminar of the year on Monday, October 21st 9:30-11:30am At SquashSmarts Headquarters Lenfest Center, 2nd Floor 3890 N 10th Street –...

New Resources

Engaging the Next Generation of Donors


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Nonprofits across many sectors struggle to identify and steward their next generation of supporters. Popular strategies include engaging in social media, creating targeted direct mail campaigns, and...

Principal’s Role in Dropout Prevention


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The Principal’s Role in Dropout Prevention: Seven Key Principles is being offered at a significant discount for the month of September.  This $8 book is now just $5. Order yours today! To...

Student-Parents & Financial Aid


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The Institute for Women’s Policy Research has released report on how student-parents navigate the financial aid system. The July working paper from the Student Parent Success Initiative is...

Partnerships Classifieds

Volunteer Librarians, Calvary Temple Christian Academy


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WANTED: A volunteer/intern librarian or person with library experience. Elementary/Middle School (K-8th) library. Concentration in children’s literature. Understanding of Dewey Decimal System....

Kensington CAPA seeks guest speakers


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Thursday mornings from 8:45-10:30 the seniors of Kensington High School for the Creative and Performing Arts gather in the theater to hear speakers from various community organizations share about...

Host an AmeriCorps*NCCC team


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AmeriCorps NCCC Atlantic Region 2014 REQUEST FOR PROPOSAL AmeriCorps NCCC offers help to Get Things Done! AmeriCorps NCCC is now accepting service project proposals for 2014. Now is your chance to...

National Conferences & Calls for Proposal

Raising Nurses’ Voices on Fracking and Health


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RAISING NURSES’ VOICES ON FRACKING AND HEALTH REGISTER NOW! Join nurses from around the region and learn why fracking is so important to nursing practice and how you can become involved in this...

Call for Proposals: Citizenship, Service, Networking and Partnerships (CSNAP)


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CSNAP Student Conference November 1-2, 2013, Central Piedmont Community College, Charlotte, NC Call for Proposals Deadline: October 7th The CSNAP  conference is the oldest and largest annual...

Call for Proposals: Pathways to Achieving Civic Engagement (PACE) Conference


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North Carolina Campus Compact is currently accepting workshop proposals for Pathways to Achieving Civic Engagement (PACE) February 5, 2014, University of North Carolina Wilmington, Wilmington, NC...

Eastern Economic Association, 2014 Conference


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The Eastern Economic Association Announces the call for papers for the 2014 Conference in Boston, MA at the Park Plaza Hotel, March 14-16. Submissions will start to be accepted on MONDAY SEPTEMBER...

Grant Opportunities

Rising STARS Early Childhood Grant


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Rising STARS Grant Application Posted The Rising STARS grant application and instructions have been posted to the PA Keys website.  The Rising STARS initiative focuses on access to the highest...

NSTA: Shell Science Teaching Award


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NSTA: Shell Science Teaching Award The Shell Science Teaching Award recognizes one outstanding classroom science teacher (K-12) who has had a positive impact on his or her students, school, and...

Starbucks Foundation: Youth Leadership Grants


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Starbucks Foundation: Youth Leadership Grants The Starbucks Foundation is interested in supporting organizations that equip young people in three areas: business savvy –having the ability to...

Turning Point Prize applications available


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The Turning Point Prize is seed money given annually to an emerging “social innovator” – who develops a creative and entrepreneurial solution to a difficult problem affecting a segment of...

Knowles Science Teaching Foundation Fellowships


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The Knowles Science Teaching Foundation awards fellowships in the areas of biological sciences, mathematics, and physical sciences to support high school math and science teachers from the onset of...

Google: RISE Awards


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Google RISE Awards support organizations that promote access to Computer Science (CS) education and give students aged 7-18 the opportunity to become creators — not just consumers — of...

Job Opportunities/AmeriCorps Opportunities

Self-Sufficiency Coach, ACHIEVEability


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Self-Sufficiency Coach: Motivator! Counselor! Advocate! Help break the cycle of poverty for low income, single parent, formerly homeless families.  We are looking for an organized, hardworking,...

AmeriCorps*VISTA Volunteer Manager, Pathways PA


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AMERICORP VISTA (Delaware County, PA) Volunteer Manager (1 position available) The Volunteer Manager will be responsible for fulfilling recruitment needs within PathWays PA’s Self-Sufficiency...

Veterans Navigator, Pathways PA


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Veterans Navigator (Delaware County, PA) PathWays PA is seeking two full time Veterans Navigators for a new regional Veterans services initiative based in Delaware County, PA. The Navigators will...

CityLights Network Administrator, CityLights Network


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CityLights Network Administrator Position Description Title:               Administrator Reports to:    Board of Directors, CityLights Network Job Summary  –  CityLights is a...

Paid Internship, Franklin C. Ash Summer Internship Program


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Applications now being accepted for the Franklin C. Ash Summer Internship Program at JEVS Career Strategies Youth Services. Students must be current sophomores or juniors and identify Jewish. This is...

Miscellaneous

West Philadelphia Skills Initiative


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The West Philadelphia Skills Center for Economic Advancement (WPSCEA) is recruiting Bike Patrol Officers for employment opportunities with Allied Barton Security Services! Applications are now being...

Interviewers, Families and Neighborhoods Study


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Families and Neighborhoods Study Yonsei University The Philadelphia Families and Neighborhoods Studies (PFNS) is hiring interviewers to collect 300 interviews in randomly selected neighborhoods in...

Google Chat: Saving Lives, Salvaging Dreams: Pursuing Academic Excellence for Young Men of Color


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The OMG Center for Collaborative Learning and the Student African American Brotherhood (SAAB) invite you to participate in our inaugural Google Hangout: Saving Lives, Salvaging Dreams: Pursuing...

Toshiba America Foundation: Education Grants


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Toshiba America Foundation Education Grants contribute to the quality of science and mathematics education in communities by investing in projects designed by classroom teachers to improve science...


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