The week of

December 01, 2014

Other Local Events and Workshops

Philly Charter Schools: Who’s Minding The Store?

Americans for Democratic Action

Americans for Democratic Action invites you to a forum Philly Charter Schools: Who’s Minding The Store? How Can We Achieve Effective Academic, Financial, and Governance Accountability?...

Last Food Mile Conference

University of Pennsylvania

The Last Food Mile Conference December 8-9, 2014 Philadelphia, PA, USA 133 billion lbs (31%) of available food is lost annually in the retail and consumer levels alone $161 billion retail value for...

Opinion and Editorial Writing as “Teacher Leadership” Workshop

Teachers Lead Philly

You have something to say. Do you want to include your voice among the voices talking about teaching and education in Philadelphia and beyond? Now is your chance to share your teaching experience and...

Project Forward Leap Education Policy Forum

Project Forward Leap

Project Forward Leap 25th Anniversary Celebration Education Policy Forum EMPOWERING STUDENTS FOR ACHIEVEMENT Project Forward Leap will host a panel discussion entitled “Empowering Students for...

Mental Health First Aid Workshop and Certification

Delta Sigma Theta Sorority

Groups offer free training in mental health first aid Pennsylvania State Senator Vincent Hughes, in partnership with the Philadelphia Alumnae Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority and the Black...

3rd Annual Youth Nonprofit Symposium

Office of Councilman David Oh

Councilman sponsors annual youth nonprofit symposium The Office of Councilman David Oh will sponsor the 3rd Annual Youth Nonprofit Symposium on Wednesday, December 10th at Peirce College, 1420 Pine...

Chester Upland School District Family Summit

Chester Upland School District

The Chester Upland School District will hold a Family Summit on Saturday, December 6th at STEM @ Showalter, 1100 W. 10th Street in Chester from 8:30am to 1:30pm. The event, which includes a free...

Philly Net Tuesday: Community and Communications

Philly Net Squared

Idealist founder to speak at Net Tuesday event The topic of the next Philly Net Tuesday is Community and Communications, and the event will take place on Tuesday, December 2nd from 6-9 pm at the...

Philadelphia Furniture Bank Grand Opening

Pathways to Housing PA

New furniture bank helps people moving out of homelessness The Philadelphia Furniture Bank (PFB), a project of Pathways to Housing PA, is now open and offers no cost furniture to people moving out of...

Public Health Management Corporation Open House

Public Health Management Corporation

PHMC sponsors holiday open house Public Health Management Corporation and its affiliate organizations will hold a holiday open house on Monday, December 8th from 5-7 pm at Centre Square East, 1500...

World AIDS Day in Delaware County

Family & Community Service of Delaware County

Family & Community Service of Delaware County will mark its New Voices Seventh Annual World AIDS Day Celebration on Wednesday, December 3, from 10:30 to 12:30 in the Southeast Conference Room...

Job Corps Information Sessions in MontCo

Montgomery County

Job Corps – Serves out of school youth up to the age of 24. Individuals who have dropped out of High School and those who have earned their Diploma or GED are eligible for enrollment. This...

Immigrant Health, Workforce Diversity, & Cross-Cultural Communication

University of Pennsylvania

Immigrant Health, Workforce Diversity, & Cross-Cultural Communication José Ramón Fernández-Peña, MD, MPA & Katherine Yun, MD Learn About Immigrant & Refugee Health in the US Join...

New Resources

Inclusive Out-of-School Time

National Center on Health Physical Activity and Disability

The purpose of this article is to promote inclusion of youth with disabilities in after-school, expanded learning, and out-of-school time programs. For the purposes of this article, the term...

America’s Youngest Outcasts: State of Child Homelessness

National Center on Family Homelessness

America’s Youngest Outcasts documents the number of homeless children in every state, their well-being, their risk for child homelessness, and state level planning and policy efforts. Using...

Fall 2014 State of Grantseeking™ Reports

Grantstation

The Fall 2014 State of Grantseeking™ Reports As a part of the grantseeking community, you know how important it is to stay on top of trends. The State of Grantseeking™ reports spotlight recent...

Shared Prosperity Progress Report

Mayor's Office of Community Empowerment and Opportunity

The City of Philadelphia released the first year progress report for the Mayor’s Office of Community Empowerment and Opportunity’s (CEO) comprehensive plan to combat poverty, Shared Prosperity...

Land Banks: Combating Blight and Vacancy in New York Communities

Center for Community Progress

Land banks’ adaptability yields results for communities tackling vacant and problem properties, according to report Land Banks: Combating Blight and Vacancy in New York Communities An estimated...

Miscellaneous

Working with Middle School Programs

Pennsylvania Statewide Afterschool/Youth Development Network

The Pennsylvania Statewide Afterschool/Youth Development Network (PSAYDN) invites you to attend the PSAYDN Virtual Winter Quarterly Meeting. The goals of the meeting: · Share PSAYDN’s current...

Scattergood Behavioral Health Foundation Design Challenge

Thomas Scattergood Behavioral Health Foundation

Scattergood seeks ideas to promote resilience in women’s shelter The Thomas Scattergood Behavioral Health Foundation has announced its latest Design Challenge: Creating a low-cost, high-impact...

Call for submissions: Derek Freese Youth Media Film Festival

Temple University

The 19th Annual Derek Freese Youth Media Film Festival ABOUT The Derek Freese Youth Media Film Festival highlights the talent and abilities of the Mid-Atlantic regional young filmmakers. Sponsored by...

Job Opportunities/AmeriCorps Opportunities

Health Technology Teacher, Universal Audenried High School

Universal Companies

Universal Audenried High School is accepting applications for a full-time Health Technology Teacher for our high school program. Candidate must hold an active and unrestricted Pennsylvania RN License...

various vacancies, School District of Philadelphia

School District of Philadelphia

The School District of Philadelphia is currently hiring for instructional support positions for immediate vacancies. Positions are in food service, facilities, transportation and instructional...

Program Director, Maternity Care Coalition

Maternity Care Coalition

Program Director, Maternity Care Coalition Maternity Care Coalition (MCC) is a dynamic nonprofit that works to improve maternal and child health and well-being through the collaborative efforts of...

Director of Finance, Health Federation of Philadelphia

Health Federation of Philadelphia

Supervises: Grants Managers, HR Manager, Bookkeeper, Purchasing Asst. JOB SUMMARY The Director of Finance is responsible for the successful management of all financial tasks for the organization....

Director, Finance and Administration, Covenant House Pennsylvania

Covenant House Pennsylvania

PURPOSE OF POSITION: The Director of Finance and Administration will be a strategic thought-partner with, and report directly to, the executive director (ED). The successful candidate will be a...

Issue-based Advocacy Consultant, Philadelphia Community Access Media

Philadelphia Community Access Media

The Philadelphia Public Access Corporation DBA as PhillyCAM, the non-profit designated by the City of Philadelphia to operate the public access television channels since 2008, seeks a consultant...

Outreach Coordinator – ACCESS, Mental Health Association of Southeastern Pennsylvania

Mental Health Association of Southeastern Pennsylvania

Assists consumers of behavioral health services in making full use of natural community supports in addition to all available behavioral health services which enable the consumer to live a stable,...

Training Coordinator, Planned Parenthood Southeastern Pennsylvania

Planned Parenthood Southeastern Pennsylvania

If you are passionate about reproductive healthcare and training and want to make your mark in a mission-based environment, consider joining Planned Parenthood Southeastern Pennsylvania (PPSP) as our...

Executive Director, Philadelphia Folksong Society

Philadelphia Folksong Society

The Philadelphia Folksong Society is a not for profit educational organization dedicated to the encouragement, dissemination, and enjoyment of folk music and related expressions of folklore, and the...

Senior Grants Accountant, Philadelphia FIGHT

Philadelphia FIGHT

Department: Finance Department Report to: Finance Director The Senior Grants Accountant is a full time, exempt position. The duties required of the Senior Grants Accountant will include, but not be...

OST Site Supervisor, Concilio

Concilio

OST Site Supervisor, Council of Spanish Speaking Organizations of Philadelphia, Inc. OST (out-of-school time program) Site Supervisor oversees and facilitates an after school out-of-school time...

Development & Communications Writer, Cultural Data Project

Cultural Data Project

The Cultural Data Project (CDP) is a national nonprofit organization whose mission is to empower the nonprofit arts and cultural sector with high-quality data and resources in order to strengthen its...

Health and Nutrition Coordinator, Health Federation of Philadelphia

Health Federation of Philadelphia

The Registered Nurse tracks and monitors the health care of infants and toddlers including those with disabilities. Working with the Health Services Manager, provides health and nutrition education...

School Based Clinician, Northern Children’s Services

Northern Children's Services

Northern Children’s Services is seeking School Based Clinicians to work in our School Therapeutic Services (STS) Department. Under the supervision of the Clinical Manager of the Program, The...

Site Coordinator, Lutheran Children and Family Service

Lutheran Children and Family Service

Lutheran Children and Family Service (LCFS) is a non-profit human services organization dedicated to protecting and empowering vulnerable children, youth, and families throughout Southeastern...

PT CPR Training Coordinator, University of Pennsylvania

University of Pennsylvania

The CPR Training Coordinator will work closely with faculty and staff from the Department of Emergency Medicine’s Center for Resuscitation Science, who are dedicated to clinical research and...

PT Youth Health Educator, Congreso de Latinos Unidos

Congreso de Latinos Unidos

The temporary, Part Time (25 hours/week) Youth Health Educator is responsible for facilitating a substance abuse, sex education and violence prevention curriculum to high-risk youth in a school...

Housing Counselor Specialist, Congreso de Latinos Unidos

Congreso de Latinos Unidos

The Housing Counselor Specialist is responsible for providing professional counseling in the area of homeownership and foreclosure prevention. Following the National Industry Standards of...

STEAM Coordinator, Middle Grades Academy, Dunbar Promise Academy

Steppingstone Scholars Inc. Philadelphia

POSITION REPORTS TO: Director of Programs, Steppingstone Scholars Inc. Dean, College of Education, Temple University General Description: Reporting to Temple University’s Dean of College of...

Development Director, Spiral Q

Spiral Q

Spiral Q is an arts based non-profit who builds strong and equitable communities characterized by creativity, joy, can-do attitudes and the courage to act on their convictions. With 20 years...

Development Associate, Philadelphia VIP

Philadelphia VIP

Philadelphia VIP, the hub of pro bono in Philadelphia, recruits, trains, and supports volunteer attorneys who provide free legal services to low-income clients. For this position, Philadelphia VIP...

Chief Financial Officer & Senior Vice President, Philabundance

Philabundance

How is it possible that in this land of plenty, we are still unable to meet a basic human need? Access to food is a fundamental right, and yet families in our area continue to go to sleep hungry. We...

Digital Media Coordinator, Philabundance

Philabundance

How is it possible that in this land of plenty, we are still unable to meet a basic human need? Access to food is a fundamental right, and yet families in our area continue to go to sleep hungry. We...

Volunteer Coordinator, Philabundance

Philabundance

How is it possible that in this land of plenty, we are still unable to meet a basic human need? Access to food is a fundamental right, and yet families in our area continue to go to sleep hungry. We...

Voter Services Outreach Coordinator, Montgomery County

Montgomery County

Voter Services Outreach Coordinator EXEMPT: NO DEPARTMENT: Voter Services SALARY: $30,000 POSITION REPORTING: Director, Voter Services SUMMARY: The Outreach Coordinator will work closely with the...

Grant Opportunities

Charles Bronfman Prize Honoring Young Jewish Humanitarians

Charles Bronfman Prize

The Charles Bronfman Prize annually recognizes Jewish humanitarians whose work, while inspired by personal Jewish values, is of universal benefit to all people. The award program seeks to honor...

Macy Foundation 2015 Faculty Scholars Program

Josiah Macy Jr. Foundation

Macy Foundation Seeks Applications for M Founded in 1930 by Kate Macy Ladd in memory of her father, prominent philanthropist Josiah Macy, Jr., the Josiah Macy, Jr. Foundation supports projects that...

BUILD Health Challenge: Community Health Collaborations

Robert Wood Johnson Foundation

The BUILD Health Challenge is a national award program designed to support community collaborations that are working to give everyone a fair chance to be healthy. Specifically, the program awards...

Grassroots Environmental Campaigns

Patagonia

Patagonia Accepting Applications for Grassroots Environmental Campaigns Outdoor clothing and gear company Patagonia provides support for environmental work through grants to nonprofit organizations....

Ezra Jack Keats Foundation

Ezra Jack Keats Foundation

Ezra Jack Keats Foundation Mini-Grant Applications Deadline Extended Established by children’s book author and illustrator Ezra Jack Keats, the Ezra Jack Keats Foundation is accepting...

Shakespeare in American Communities Program

National Endowment for the Arts

Arts Midwest Invites Proposals for Shakespeare in American Communities Program Shakespeare in American Communities, a national theater program of the National Endowment for the Arts in cooperation...

Operation AmeriCorps

Corporation for National and Community Service

We’re excited to announce a new way to partner with tribal and local governments to solve community challenges! Operation AmeriCorps will devote AmeriCorps members to intensive service on...

2015 AmeriCorps Notice of Funding Opportunity

Corporation for National and Community Service

We are pleased to announce the release of the 2015 AmeriCorps Notice of Funding Opportunity (NOFO) and additional resources needed by applicants. The AmeriCorps program provides grants to eligible...

Partnerships Classifieds

Internships sites needed for Mastery Charter students

Mastery Charter Schools

Mastery Charter Schools believes that connecting youth to internship experiences in the professional world is an essential component for to preparing them to succeed in post-secondary placement...


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