The week of

September 28, 2015

PHENND Events/Activities

K-16 Partnerships Manager

PHENND

PHENND is hiring! The Philadelphia Higher Education Network for Neighborhood Development (PHENND) is a consortium of institutions of higher education in the Philadelphia region. The K-16 Partnerships...

2015 Service Leaders Summit

PHENND

Drexel’s Lindy Center for Civic Engagement and PHENND are pleased to host the 2015 Service Leaders Summit. Saturday, November 14, 2015 Drexel University This event will bring together college...

Other Local Events and Workshops

DIY Money Upgrade – Financial Boot Camp for Millennials

Clarifi

DIY Money Upgrade – Free, financial boot camp for millennials! When it comes to managing money, the struggle is real. But there’s a place to go for help. Commit to our boot camp and get...

Interactive Workshop & Meeting Design

Blue Door Group

Interactive Workshop & Meeting Design Monday, October 26 6:00-8:30 pm Christ Church Neighborhood House (Center City) Click here for more information or to register. #!gathering/ciht “If you...

Art of Active Play and Healthy Play Panel

Community Design Collaborative

Art of Active Play | Smith Playground Thursday, October 8 – 16, 2015, 10am to 4pm Smith Memorial Playground, 3500 Reservoir Drive Try out three new play pieces designed and built by Public...

Ethical Fitness seminar

Institute for Global Ethics

IGE Returning to Philadelphia Sept. 30 to Teach Ethics Training The Institute for Global Ethics (IGE), the country’s leading ethics think tank, is returning to Philadelphia September 30 to teach...

Give Kids Free Sight Day

Public Citizens for Children and Youth

PCCY is excited to announce that the FREE day of eye care, Give Kids Free Sight Day, is back on Saturday, October 24, 2015 from 8:30am – 2:00pm at Wills Eye Hospital and Jefferson Medical...

Grand Opening Celebration

Neighborhood Bike Works

I’m writing to invite you all to Neighborhood Bike Works’s Grand Opening Celebration on Saturday, October 10 from 2-5pm at our new Community Shop & Bike Education Hub at 3939...

4th Annual Recognition Ceremony: Probation and Parole

Citizens Advisory Council for Probation and Parole in Philadelphia

CITIZENS ADVISORY COUNCIL for PROBATION and PAROLE in PHILADELPHIA 2015 4th Annual RECOGNITION CEREMONY Acknowledging those who have made a positive impact on probation and parole in Philadelphia The...

Strengthening College Counseling and Advising

Temple University

A Symposium to Promote College Access & Success November 12, 2015 12:30 – 4:00 You are cordially invited to attend the 2nd Annual Regional Symposium at Temple University titled, Inspire....

Men Can Rally

Lutheran Settlement House

On October 1st at 11AM Lutheran Settlement House will host a MEN CAN Rally in LOVE Park to encourage men to stand up to inter-partner and family violence. The rally is the culminating event of an...

CDCs 101: (Mostly) Everything You Wanted to Know About CDCs, NACs, and RCOs

Philadelphia Association of Community Development Corporations

Led by seasoned CDC professionals and senior PACDC staff, this half-day session will highlight key information and insights for emerging CDCs and the role of NACs and RCOs in neighborhood...

Negotiating Community Benefits Agreements

Philadelphia Association of Community Development Corporations

Managing neighborhood change can be challenging particularly as new and likely more affluent development emerges in communities. Join attorney and community organizer Steve Masters, of JustLaws, in...

Youth Saturday Enrichment Programs

Bucks County Center for Young Professionals

TANF Youth Saturday Enrichment Programs Attention Parents and Youth Participate in FREE Saturday Enrichment and Career Development Programs When: Every Saturday from 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM Where: PA...

Digital Health Innovations

University of Pennsylvania

Come learn about the innovative ways technology helps us all, from healthcare-focused mobile apps to centers that bridge the digital and public health worlds. Christian Murphy, PhD is an Associate...

Fighting Back: Defending the LGBT Mind and Body in Pennsylvania

Historical Society of Pennsylvania

What: Fighting Back: Defending the LGBT Mind and Body in Pennsylvania, a two day history conference open to the public Where: The Historical Society of Pennsylvania (1300 Locust Street, Philadelphia,...

Economic Impact of Diversity

Philadelphia Convention and Visitors Bureau

Supporting PHLDiversity Campus Philly encourages partners to learn more about PHLDiversity by attending their Annual Luncheon on Wednesday, October 7, 2015 at the Downtown Marriott from 11:30...

Free Art and Writing Workshop For Girls

Peggy Savage

Exciting news! Our next Girls on Fire Art and Writing workshop is set for October 24th and will be held at the fantastic National Museum of American Jewish History located in old city Philadelphia....

Harvest Festival and River Adventure Day

University of Pennsylvania

Agatston Urban Nutrition Initiative Harvest Festival and River Adventure Day What? We’re celebrating the four-year anniversary of the Community Farm and Food Resource Center and the abundance...

New Resources

Scholarships for undocumented students

Golden Door Scholars

Golden Door Scholars Expands Reach of College Scholarship Program for High-Performing Undocumented Students Nonprofit organization to partner with distinguished universities to award up to 50...

Virtual Peer Learning Circles

La Salle University

Virtual Peer Learning Circles from The Nonprofit Center The Nonprofit Center had a pretty terrific idea when, more than a dozen years ago, it launched Peer Learning Circles for Executive Directors,...

Immigrant Professionals Program for RNs

Welcoming Center for New Pennsylvanians

Are You or Someone You Know a Foreign-Trained Registered Nurse (RN)? The Welcoming Center for New Pennsylvanians is seeking foreign-trained nurses for our Immigrant Professionals Program. This is an...

College completion: Preventing fall falter

Michael and Susan Dell Foundation

Move over Summer Melt, Here Comes Fall Falter For the past few years, “summer melt” has been a hot topic in college access and success. Thanks to a blog post from the Michael and Susan Dell...

Campus Philly featured on Knight Cities Podcast

Knight Foundation

Deborah Diamond was featured on Knight Cities podcast. Campus Philly president Deborah Diamond was interviewed by Carol Coletta for the Knight Cities podcast and got a chance to talk about connecting...

Miscellaneous

New Equity Data for the 100 Largest Cities

PolicyLink

Wednesday, September 30, 2015 11:00 – 12:00 PT / 2:00 – 3:00 ET This webinar is co-sponsored by: Local Progress, Democracy Collaborative, Gamaliel, Government Alliance for Race and Equity,...

Interfaith on Campus Webinar Series

Interfaith Youth Core

Interfaith Youth Core, a national nonprofit that works with colleges and universities across the country, has several upcoming webinars that might be of interest: one for students, one for campus...

Webinar demo of the OnTrack Program

Mentoring Partnership & Resource Center

Join the MPRC for webinar about OnTrack, a FREE resource for mentoring programs! The Mentoring Partnership & Resource Center is excited to offer this webinar on October 7th at 10:00 AM. This is a...

Job Opportunities/AmeriCorps Opportunities

Community Engagement Facilitator, Sayre Health Center

Sayre Health Center

Position Description: Community Engagement Facilitator Reports to: Social Health Director FLSA: Non-Exempt Directly Supervises: None Position Summary: Serves as the primary coordinator of Peer Health...

Computer Education Instructor, Educators 4 Education

Educators 4 Education

Educators 4 Education (E4E) runs out-of-school time programs for youth, pre-kindergarten through 12th grade is looking to hire a passionate and experienced Computer Education Instructor for our OST...

Pt-time Bookkeeper, Greensgrow Farms

Greensgrow Farms

Greensgrow Farms “Business Associate / Bookkeeper: Part-time” Greensgrow Farms is a nationally recognized leader in urban agriculture and one of the most effective advocates of the local...

PT Development Director, Weavers Way Community Programs

Weavers Way Community Programs

Weavers Way Community Programs – the non-profit arm of Weavers Way Co-op – is hiring a PT Development Director who has experience with building an individual giving program, particularly...

Grant Opportunities

Evidence for Action: Investigator-Initiated Research to Build a Culture of Health

Robert Wood Johnson Foundation

RWJF Invites LOIs for Investigator-Initiated Research to Build a Culture of Health The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation is accepting Letters of Intent for its Evidence for Action:...

Youth Bereavement Support Services Grants

A Little Hope

A Little Hope Announces Youth Bereavement Support Services Grants A Little HOPE supports organizations that provide bereavement support services and grief counseling to children and teens who have...

E2 Energy to Education Grants

Constellation

Constellation Seeks Applications for E2 Energy to Education Grants Constellation believes that providing quality educational opportunities and career development are among the most important tools to...

Kids Run the Nation Fund

Road Runners Club of America

Road Runners Club of America Accepting Applications for Kids Run the Nation Fund Grants In 2007, the Road Runners Club of America developed the Kids Run the Nation Fund to assist running clubs, event...

Strengthen Performing Arts

Doris Duke Charitable Foundation

DDCF Accepting Grant Proposals to Strengthen Performing Arts Through its Fund for National Projects, the Doris Duke Charitable Foundation awards up to $1 million in grants annually in support of...

Collection Preservation Award

Heritage Preservation

Heritage Preservation Seeks Nominations for Collection Preservation Award Heritage Preservation, in partnership with the American Institute for Conservation of Historic and Artistic Works, is seeking...

Learning and Leadership Grants

NEA Foundation

NEA Foundation Invites Applications for Learning and Leadership Grants The NEA Foundation, the philanthropic arm of the National Education Association, is a public charity supported by contributions...

Address Social and Environmental Problems

Singing for Change

Singing for Change Accepting LOIs for Projects to Address Social and Environmental Problems Created by Jimmy Buffett in 1995, Singing for Change initially was funded with contributions from the...

National Conferences & Calls for Proposal

Engagement Academy

Coalition for Urban and Metropolitan Universities

CUMU Engagement Academy October 9-11, 2015 Omaha, NE As the new academic year begins, what are the top goals or challenges for your campus? Is it student recruitment, retention, completion? Fund...

Imagining America: Artists and Scholars in Public Life

Imagining America

America Will Be! The Art and Power of “Weaving Our We” Imagining America: Artists and Scholars in Public Life 15th Annual National Conference September 30 – October 3, 2015 Hosted by UMBC...

Call for Proposals: Coalition for Community Schools National Conference

Coalition for Community Schools

Community Schools National Forum 2016 – Workshop Application April 6-8, 2016 Albuquerque, NM Conference Theme and Overview In April 2016, the Coalition for Community Schools, together with the...

Partnerships Classifieds

Volunteers needed, Welcoming Center for New Pennsylvanians

Welcoming Center for New Pennsylvanians

The Welcoming Center delivers a variety of services to immigrants, cultivating the skills and knowledge necessary for employment in the Philadelphia region. Volunteers are a valuable part of our team...

From Blight to Bloom: La Finquita Day of Service

Keep Philadelphia Beautiful

From Blight to Bloom: La Finquita Edition! Saturday, September 12, 2015, 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM 428 Master St., Philadelphia, PA Join Keep Philadelphia Beautiful and South Kensington Community...


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