The week of

February 8, 2016

PHENND Events/Activities

K-16 Partnerships Winter newsletter

PHENND

Please enjoy the K-16 Partnerships Winter 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...

Other Local Events and Workshops

Video-Story Telling

La Salle University

Social media is changing the way nonprofit organizations interact with all their audiences and stake-holders. But social media is not an end in itself, but rather a potentially huge tool that can...

Eats and Beats 2016, Agatston Urban Nutrition Initiative

University of Pennsylvania

Eats and Beats 2016 April 9th, 5:30-8:30 PM High School of the Future 4021 Parkside Avenue The Agatston Urban Nutrition Initiative is excited to announce our 8th annual community meal and fundraiser,...

Evening of Art and Networking

Welcoming Center for New Pennsylvanians

The Welcoming Center for New Pennsylvanians presents an evening of art, culture and networking featuring African multimedia artist, Kayode Malomo When: Thursday, February 25th from 5:00 to 9:00...

Discover Your Future – A STEM Event for girls

American Association of University Women

Discover Your Future – A STEM Event! Date: Saturday, April 9, 2016 Time: 8:30 AM to 3:00 PM Location: Montgomery County Community College, Science Center, Blue Bell, PA Girls learn about women...

Screening & Panel: The Black Panthers: Vanguard of the Revolution

WHYY

The Black Panthers: Vanguard of the Revolution Thursday, February 11, 2106 WHYY 150 N. 6th Street Philadelphia, PA 19106 6:30 Reception Hors d’oeuvres and refreshments will be served 7:15...

Exchange PHL Breakfast Series: Every Student Succeeds Act

Exchange PHL

The Exchange PHL Breakfast Series: Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA) Wednesday, February 24, 2016 from 8:30 AM to 10:00 AM (EST) Philadelphia, PA The Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA) was signed by...

Transforming Race Relations in the U.S.

Real Talk

Transforming Race Relations in the : Building Trust, Forming Relationships and Solving Problems through Transformational Social Therapy Interactive Lecture: Wednesday, March 9, 2016 6PM to 7:30PM...

Getting the Word Out: Helping Scientists Engage with the Public

University of Pennsylvania

Register: Getting the Word Out: Helping Scientists Engage with the Public Join Maiken Scott, reporter from WHYY and Don Sapatkin, reporter at The Philadelphia Inquirer as they discuss how researchers...

Shaping Urban Health & Environmental Landscape Symposium

University of Pennsylvania

Shaping Urban Health & Environmental Landscape Symposium Charles Branas, PhD, Professor of Epidemiology, University of Pennsylvania Sara Heller, PhD, Associate Professor of Criminology,...

Community-Based Learning Course Development and Faculty Workshop

Drexel University

Drexel University’s Community-Based Learning Course Development and Faculty Workshop, May 31 – June 2, 2016 Drexel University’s Lindy Center for Civic Engagement and College of Arts and...

North Philly Arts Teacher’s Association

North Philly Arts Teacher's Association

You are cordially invited to first meeting of the North Philly Arts Teacher’s Association, a new professional network of Art, Drama, Music, Creative Writing, Dance, and Technology teachers in...

Empathy: A Powerful Antidote to Exclusion, Intolerance, and Bullying

National Liberty Museum

PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT WORKSHOPS The region’s leading resource for character education and values-driven learning, approved by the Pennsylvania and New Jersey Departments of Education Our 2016...

Tobacco-Free Campus Summit

City of Philadelphia

Are you interested in learning more about how to make your college/university campus smoke-free or tobacco-free? Then this event is for you! What: Tobacco-Free Campus Summit Where: 801 Market Street,...

Exit Strategy Performance and Panel Discussion

Teacher Action Group

When: Tuesday, Feb. 9th, 6:30-8:30pm Where: 480 South Broad Street Philadelphia, PA Call 215-985-0420. “Exit Strategy” dramatizes the issue of school closings; Join us in panel addressing...

4th Annual Youth Non-Profit Symposium

Office of Councilman David O

Join us for an informative discussion on funding for non-profits that serve the youth in Philadelphia! The Office of Councilman David Oh will host the 4th Annual Youth Non-Profit Symposium at Peirce...

African American Knowledge Competition 2016

Institute for the Development of African-American Youth (IDAAY)

You’re Invited to IDAAY’S Annual African American Knowledge Competition 2016! Thursday, February 25, 2016, 5:00-7:00pm Temple University Main Campus in Walk Auditorium (corners of 13th St. and...

Youth Mental Health First Aid

Delaware County Intermediate Unit

The Delaware County Intermediate Unit will sponsor a Youth Mental Health First Aid trainings from 8 to 5:00 on February 12. Target Audience: School and/or agency teams which may include: educators,...

Classroom and Behavior Management (Grades 6-8)

Out-of-School Time Resource Center

February Peer Networking Meeting (PNM): Register Today Thursday, February 18th, 9:30 AM – 11:30 AM Topic: Classroom and Behavior Management (Grades 6-8) Register: NEW Location: School District...

PhilaSoup Winter Soup Fundraiser for teachers

PhilaSoup

PhilaSoup Winter Soup – February 21 Join education non-profit organization, PhilaSoup, on Sunday, Feb. 21 from 11:00 AM to 1:00 at the Slought gallery, located at 4017 Walnut Street, for a soup...

Discussion: American Governor: Chris Christie’s Bridge to Redemption

Rutgers University

Join the Rutgers-Camden Leadership Institute for a lunchtime discussion with author Matt Katz, as he discusses his new book, American Governor: Chris Christie’s Bridge to Redemption. The...

Educating the Heart: Creating Mindful Communities Conference

Montgomery Early Learning Centers

Educating the Heart: Creating Mindful Communities Conference Our theme this year is Creating Mindful Communities! In an effort to meet the social and emotional needs of the whole child, our...

New Resources

Webinar: Release of the 2016 Assets & Opportunity Scorecard

CFED

Webinar: Release of the 2016 Assets & Opportunity Scorecard | January 25 The Assets & Opportunity Scorecard is a tool that helps paint a full picture of household financial insecurity in the...

In School Presentations re: recylcing and composting

Keep Philadelphia Beautiful

Book an In School Presentation! Keep Philadelphia Beautiful believes that education is one of the most effective ways to discourage littering and encourage recycling and waste reduction. We are...

Policy Brief on Community Schools

Research for Action

Community schools are receiving increased attention in Pennsylvania and across the country as policymakers and practitioners strive to address the effects of poverty on academic performance, and...

From Diplomas to Degrees: Examining the Path to and Through College

Philadelphia Youth Network

From Diplomas to Degrees: Examining the Path to and Through College. (2015) Based on Philadelphia Youth Network’s Project U-Turn (PUT), the report examines the next step after a young person...

How a Before-School Physical Activity Program Improves Executive Functions

Afterschool Matters

Before the School Bell Rings How a Before-School Physical Activity Program Improves Executive Functions Across the country, school administrators and educators struggle to find time for children to...

Miscellaneous

Online Course: Essentials of Service-Learning

National Youth Leadership Council

Ready to give up on those New Year’s Resolutions? We know how it is. The first two weeks of January can feel like an eternity. You’re sore from exercising in over-packed gyms....

Network Commons Community Close-Ups

Build Healthy Places Network

Webinar | Network Commons Community Close-Ups | January 28 Network Commons is the Build Healthy Places Network’s live online discussion series. January’s session will include interactive...

Lemelson-MIT InvenTeams

Lemelson-MIT

Lemelson-MIT InvenTeams™ are comprised of high school students, educators, and mentors that receive up to $10,000 each to invent technological solutions to real-world problems of their own...

Partner Census for School District of Philadelphia Partners

2015-16 Partner Census for School District of Philadelphia Partners “At the local school level, we mapped existing District-community partnerships alongside local school needs in order to better...

Job Opportunities/AmeriCorps Opportunities

Museum and School Educator, Penn Museum

University of Pennsylvania

Unpacking the Past Museum and School Educator Unpacking the Past (UTP) is a FREE program that connects middle school classrooms in Philadelphia public and Title I charter schools with the...

Pt-Time afterschool positions, William Bailey Revitalization and Education Community Center

William Bailey Revitalization and Education Community Center

We have 3 immediate positions and ask that you please share this with your networks. We are looking to hire for part-time positions for an after school program. The minimum requirements are:...

various positions, Philadelphia Community Corps

Philadelphia Community Corps

Multiple Internship Positions Available with the Philadelphia Community Corps: Are you interested in being a part of a dynamic, rapidly developing nonprofit organization? We are currently seeking...

various summer positions, Breakthrough of Greater Philadelphia

Breakthrough of Greater Philadelphia

Summer Instructional Coach, Dean of Faculty, and Dean of Students Breakthrough Philadelphia is looking for outstanding teachers to serve as an Instructional Coach for our award-winning nine-week...

Alumni Engagement Coordinator

Breakthrough of Greater Philadelphia

Alumni Engagement Coordinator Reporting to the Development Director and working closely with Breakthrough program staff, the Alumni Engagement Coordinator is a new position that will lead efforts to...

Development Director, Breakthrough of Greater Philadelphia

Breakthrough of Greater Philadelphia

Reporting to and in partnership with the Executive Director (ED), the Development Director (Director) will spearhead development efforts as Breakthrough continues to grow. This includes grant...

Educational Specialist, Sunrise of Philadelphia

Sunrise of Philadelphia

Sunrise’s mission is to aid children, youth and families in becoming responsible, participating citizens and leaders. Our approach unites schools, families, and communities to support young...

Site Director, Sunrise of Philadelphia

Sunrise of Philadelphia

Sunrise’s mission is to aid children, youth and families in becoming responsible, participating citizens and leaders. Our approach unites schools, families, and communities to support young...

Volunteer Coordinator, Petey Greene Program

Petey Greene Program

Organization The Petey Greene Program supplements educational programming in correctional institutions by providing individualized tutoring to incarcerated people. We work to promote academic...

Dream Directors, Future Project

Future Project

We at The Future Project are currently searching the city for the best social entrepreneurs, transformational leaders, educators, and community organizers out there to serve as a Dream Director for...

Grant Opportunities

Leadership-Building Projects in the United States

Hadassah Foundation

Hadassah Foundation Invites Applications for Leadership-Building Projects in the United States The Hadassah Foundation invests in social change for girls and women by supporting projects in the...

National Creative Placemaking Fund

ArtPlace America

Artplace America Seeks Applications for Placemaking Projects Artplace America has announced that it is accepting applications for its National Creative Placemaking Fund. Grants of up to $500,000 will...

Girls Today, Leaders Tomorrow

United Way of Greater Philadelphia and Southern New Jersey

United Way of Greater Philadelphia and Southern New Jersey and the Women’s Leadership Initiative Committee is excited to announce the Request for Proposals for the Girls Today, Leaders Tomorrow...

Talent Search

U.S. Department of Education

The Talent Search program identifies and assists individuals from disadvantaged backgrounds who have the potential to succeed in higher education. The program provides academic, career, and financial...

National Conferences & Calls for Proposal

Gulf South Summit on Service-Learning

Gulf-South Summit

Join us for a beautiful Savannah-style Gulf South Summit! April 13 – 15, 2016 Registration NOW Open! Keynotes and breakout sessions will focus on inclusion and the critical need for diverse voices...

Beyond the Campus Sustainability Conference

American Association for Sustainability in Higher Education

We have officially launched the AASHE 2016 Conference & Expo Call for Proposals! We invite you to submit and share your knowledge, achievements and ideas on advancing sustainability in higher...

Ready by 21 National Meeting

Forum for Youth Investment

Ready by 21 National Meeting March 29-31, 2016 Baltimore, MD OVERVIEW Every year, the Ready by 21 National Meeting brings together hundreds of leaders from around the country who are working to get...

Collaborating to Build a Diverse STEM-literate Society

International Technology and Engineering Educators Association

The annual ITEEA conference provides an unparalleled opportunity for technology and engineering educators to gain comprehensive professional development and networking experiences. Strand 1:...

2016 National Mentoring Summit

National Mentoring Partnership

National Mentoring Summit Register for the 2016 National Mentoring Summit January 27-29, 2016 The sixth annual National Mentoring Summit will take place at the Renaissance Washington, and will...

Partnerships Classifieds

After School Tutoring Volunteers Needed, People’s Emergency Center

People’s Emergency Center

After School Tutoring Volunteers Needed: People’s Emergency Center (PEC) PEC is seeking volunteer after school tutors. Assist PEC children with their homework, reading skills and teambuilding...

Partner to increase SNAP enrollment

Greater Philadelphia Coalition Against Hunger

Partner with Us There are still tens of thousands of people in our region who qualify for SNAP but don’t participate in the program. Let’s bridge the gap together. Our outreach team: -Tables at...

Event and Hospitality Volunteers Needed

Philadelphia 2016 Host Committee for the Democratic National Convention

Philadelphia will host the next Democratic National Convention, July 25-28, 2016. The Host Committee for the Democratic National Convention will need thousands of volunteers to showcase the best of...


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