The week of

July 13, 2015

PHENND Events/Activities

K-16 Partnerships May/June Newsletter

PHENND

Please enjoy the K-16 Partnerships May/June Newsletter! If you are new to the PHENND K-16 Network and are interested in being involved please submit the following form: K-16 Partnerships Network Sign...

Professional Development Workshops for AmeriCorps & Year of Service Members

Vision Driven Consulting

Vision Driven Service Series Professional Development Workshops for AmeriCorps & Year of Service Members Workshops will be held:  2nd Wednesday of each month, August 2015 – July 2016 ...

Other Local Events and Workshops

Forum for Youth-serving Organizations

Philadelphia Foundation

Forum for Youth-serving Organizations Thursday, August 6 | 4:00 to 6:00 Athenaeum of Philadelphia | 219 S 6th St. | Phila. The Philadelphia Foundation is convening senior leadership, program, and...

Crowdfunding 101

Free Library of Philadelphia

Crowdfunding 101 Tuesday, August 11 | 9:30 to 11:30 Parkway Central Library | 1st Floor | Room 108 Attend this workshop, led by Brittany Campese of Vision Driven Consulting, to learn the lingo of...

Nonprofit Legal Clinic

Philadelphia VIP

Nonprofit Legal Clinic Thursday, July 30 | 10:00 to 12:00 Parkway Central Library | 4th Floor | Skyline Room Attend this Philadelphia LawWorks legal clinic, to ask an attorney about corporate...

National Youth Sports Week

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JOIN US IN A CELEBRATION OF LIFE, YOUTH SPORTS, PARKS & RECREATION In the spirit of “National Youth Sports Week”, West Philly to celebrate, advocate and host youth sports clinics On Sunday,...

Mandela Day: Celebration of Youth Sports

Nelson Mandela Centre of Memory

A CELEBRATION OF LIFE, YOUTH SPORTS, PARKS & RECREATION On Sunday, July 19, youth are invited to participate in a day of sports clinics & play. From 10 AM – 5 PM, at West Philadelphia...

Food Science Workshops for Teachers

University of Pennsylvania

Free Food Science Workshops at UPenn (LRSM)! PLEASE FORWARD THIS TO ANY TEACHER EMAILS AND/OR LISTSERVS. WE NEED YOUR HELP TO GET THE WORD OUT! We will be hosting two, free teachers workshops this...

Park(ing) Day Philadelphia

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PARK(ing) DAY is FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 18, 2015 THE WORLDWIDE ANNUAL EVENT STARTED IN 2005 IN SAN FRANCISCO, CALIFORNIA Philadelphia is celebrating 8 years! The number of parks throughout Philadelphia...

Exhibition Reception & Design Competition Launch

Community Design Collaborative

Play Space | Exhibition Reception & Design Competition Launch Wednesday, September 9, 2015, 5:30pm to 7:30pm Center for Architecture, 1216 Arch Street Join the Community Design Collaborative and...

The Land: Film Screening and Panel Discussion

Community Design Collaborative

Play Space | The Land: Film Screening and Panel Discussion Wednesday, August 12, 2015, 5:30pm to 7:30pm Center for Architecture, 1216 Arch Street Join us for a screening of a short documentary film...

NeighborWorks Training Institute

NeighborWorks

Join us August 17-21 at the Philadelphia NeighborWorks Training Institute for a week of cutting-edge professional development. Select from over 100 courses of the highest-quality training in...

Start-Up City

Philadelphia Inquirer

Start-Up City Tuesday, July 14, 2015, 1:00 – 6:00 PM Kimmel Center 300 South Broad St., Philadelphia, PA After decades as a manufacturing hub, then a city sustained by universities and other...

New Resources

Closing the Health Insurance Gap for Children

Public Citizens for Children and Youth

Public Citizens for Children and Youth (PCCY) released a new report – “Fulfilling Pennsylvania’s Promise to Cover All Kids – Closing the Health Insurance Gap for...

New Book: Faculty Reflections on Teaching Service-Learning

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Service-learning is entering a post-initiatory phase. At tertiary institutions of all types and sizes, service-learning programs are common and service-learning requirements for graduation are...

Partnerships: A Journal of Service-Learning and Civic Engagement

North Carolina Campus Compact

Latest Edition of Partnerships: A Journal of Service-Learning and Civic Engagement Read the latest edition of Partnerships: A Journal of Service-Learning and Civic Engagement, North Carolina Campus...

Engage! E-magazine

Tamarack

Engage! E-magazine is published to bring you inspiration, ideas, and resources to envision and create vibrant communities. View the online magazine at It is published by Tamarack: An Institute for...

College Decisions Survey: Deciding to Go to College

New America

Today, New America’s Education Policy Program released the second in a series of College Decisions Survey briefs that analyze new survey data about what prospective college students know about the...

Greenworks 2015 Progress Report

City of Philadelphia

Earlier this month, the City announced the release of the Greenworks 2015 Progress Report — the final sustainability report released under Mayor Nutter’s administration. Click here to read the...

New Website: Voices From Our Public Schools

Media Mobilizing Project

I also wanted to share a link to a new story sharing website, “Voices From Our Public Schools” that Media Mobilizing Project just launched, and to invite you and others you know to...

Miscellaneous

Engaging Families in Partnership Programs to Promote Student Success

Mid-Atlantic Regional Education Laboratory

Register for a free webinar on Engaging Families in Partnership Programs to Promote Student Success Family engagement positively affects a range of student outcomes, including grades, behavior,...

Penn Equity Institute for Doctoral Students in Higher Education

University of Pennsylvania

his spring, the Center for the Study of Race and Equity in Education at the University of Pennsylvania launched the Penn Equity Institutes. These virtual institutes are typically aimed at senior...

Fundamentals for College Access & Success Professionals

National College Access Network

Webinar: National College Access Network demonstrates its new e-learning platform, Fundamentals for College Access & Success Professionals, which is free to members through December 2015. Check...

Job Opportunities/AmeriCorps Opportunities

Sales & Marketing Manager, Grid Magazine

Grid Magazine

We’re Hiring a Sales & Marketing Manager! Are you a bike-riding, garden-growing, veggie-composting young professional looking for an entry-level job at a small, entrepreneurial company? Red...

High School Coordinator, Equity and Access Programs

University of Pennsylvania

Reporting to the Director of Educational Talent Search, the High School Coordinator will work closely with school counselors, teachers, academy leaders, community partners, and other appropriate...

Career Pathways Coordinator, ResCare Workforce Services

ResCare Workforce Services

Scope of Position • Seeking candidate with strong business development experience to develop youth Internship program placing High School age students on career pathways in the areas of...

Manager of Trail Development, Rails-to-Trails Conservancy

Rails-to-Trails Conservancy

About Us Rails-to-Trails Conservancy (RTC), a nonprofit organization with more than 160,000 members and supporters, is the nation’s largest trails organization dedicated to connecting people...

Director of Student Placement and Partnership Development, School of Public Health

Drexel University

This is a full-time administrative position for an individual who enjoys extensive interaction with students and external partners in the field of Public Health. This position has...

Community Nutrition Coordinator, Food Trust

The Food Trust

The Food Trust adheres to the policy of providing equal employment opportunities to all job applicants and employees regardless of race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, veteran status,...

Research Associate, Center for Asian Health

Temple University

Job Title: Research Associate, Center for Asian Health, Temple University Job Description: The Center for Asian Health (), Temple University, has an opening position for a qualified candidate to...

MPH Internship Coordinator, Arcadia University

Arcadia University

Arcadia University is a top-ranked private university in Greater Philadelphia and a national leader in study abroad and international education. Approximately 3,900 students study at Arcadia, with...

Pt-time: Coordinator of Member Development, PA Campus Compact

Pennsylvania Campus Compact

PACC Job Posting: Coordinator of Member Development PACC Job Posting: Coordinator of Member Development-Part-time 20-24/wk. Salary negotiable based on experience, qualifications, and number of hours...

HIV/AIDS Medical Case Manager, Project H.O.P.E.

Family Services

Project HIV/AIDS Medical Case Manager POSITION DESCRIPTION To provide clients who have HIV/AIDS with links to services that will improve their compliance with medical regimens and treatment...

Grant Opportunities

Pre-K-6 Classroom Research Grants

National Council of Teachers of Mathematics

NCTM Accepting Proposals for Pre-K-6 Classroom Research Grants The National Council of Teachers of Mathematics supports the highest quality of mathematics instruction and learning through vision,...

New Civics Small Grants Program

Spencer Foundation

Spencer Foundation Invites Proposals for Education Research Projects Established in 1962, the Spencer Foundation is dedicated to the belief that research is necessary to the improvement of education....

Performing Arts Grants

Shubert Foundation

Shubert Foundation Accepting Applications for Performing Arts Grants The Shubert Foundation in New York City is dedicated to sustaining and advancing the live performing arts in the United States,...

TechniCulture Innovation Residency Award

Greater Philadelphia Cultural Alliance

Cultural Alliance Announces Technology Innovation Residency Program for Art Groups Established in 1972, the Greater Philadelphia Cultural Alliance is the region’s leading arts and cultural...

TreeVitalize Planting Grant

Pennsylvania Department of Conservation and Natural Resources

Pennsylvania Department of Conservation and Natural Resources TREE PLANTING GRANT APPLICATION & GUIDELINES Application Deadline: Postmarked on or before July 30, 2015 Purpose The TreeVitalize...

North Central Empowerment Zone Neighborhood Economic Development Impact Grant

City of Philadelphia

The Philadelphia Department of Commerce and the North Central Empowerment Zone will now have a rolling application process for the North Central Empowerment Zone Neighborhood Economic Development...

National Conferences & Calls for Proposal

Scholarships to Attend Independent Sector National Conference

Bush Foundation

Bush Foundation Offering Scholarships to Attend Independent Sector National Conference The Bush Foundation is inviting applications for scholarships to attend Embark: The 2015 Independent Sector...

Creating a Culture of Engagement

Robert Morris University

Creating a Culture of Engagement: The Robert Morris University Engaged Service Learning Conference to be held October 8-9, 2015. Engaged learning, service learning and civic engagement are defined...


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