The week of

November 20, 2017

PHENND Events/Activities

ATTN K-12 Schools: Apply to host a VISTA Community Partnerships Coordinator


PHENND is pleased to invite traditional public schools in Philadelphia to apply for a Community Partnerships Coordinator VISTA position for a start date of August 2018. The AmeriCorps VISTAs will...

Other Local Events and Workshops

Serve Philadelphia VISTA Corps Open House

City of Philadelphia

Join us for a Serve Philadelphia VISTA Corps Open House to learn about important program requirements and deadlines, discover the benefits of becoming of Serve VISTA member, meet current Serve VISTAs...

Reporting on Immigration: Both Sides of the Story


Tuesday, December 5 5:30 – 7:30pm WHYY From travel bans, to border walls, from the refugee crisis to the DREAM Act,” immigration has been one of the most hotly reported stories of 2017. With...

Educating After Violence

Blue Door Group

Educating After Violence: Trauma-informed practices for adult educators Date: January 24, 2018 Time: 5:30-8pm (networking 5:30-6, program 6-8pm) Location: University of Pennsylvania Cost: $40/person,...

Transformational Intergroup Dialogue Facilitation

Pyramid Consulting Services

Transformational Intergroup Dialogue Facilitation is a three-part series designed to help practitioners create effective spaces for learning and authentic engagement across differences based on race,...

Internet Safety and Privacy

Technology Learning Collaborative

Registration is now live for our last training of the calendar year – this training topic is Internet Safety and Privacy. For more information and to register, visit Fri, December 8, 2017 12:00 PM...

National Student Conference on Voter Engagement and Activation

Franklin & Marshall College

Voters Organized Through Engagement: A National Student Conference on Voter Engagement and Activation March 3, 2018 Sponsored by F&M Votes, Franklin & Marshall College, Lancaster PA & PA...

Nonprofit Institute

University of Pennsylvania

The Netter Center for Community Partnerships would like to invite you to participate in an accelerated Certificate Program that will give you the tools you need to manage your nonprofit or...

18th annual Physics for the Season of Lights

The University of Pennsylvania - Department of Physics and Astronomy

The University of Pennsylvania – Department of Physics and Astronomy presents the 18th (!!) annual  Physics for the Season of Lights: The Physics of Motion Mon January 8, 2018 & Tue...

Algorithmic accountability in criminal justice

Mayor’s Commission on African American Males

During our next general body meeting, the Mayor’s Commission on African American Males will host Hannah Sassman who will be discussing transformative social change around algorithmic accountability...

The Fight For America’s Schools: Grassroots Organizing in Education

Temple University

Monday December 4, 2017 Temple University, N. 13th and Montgomery Sts. Ritter Hall Annex: Kiva Auditorium 6:00-8:00 PM Please join Temple Professor Barbara Ferman, editor of the new book, The Fight...

Hope Works Open House Celebration

Hopeworks 'n Camden

You’re Invited to join us for our OPEN HOUSE Join us for a Holiday Celebration Tours of Hopeworks Screening of Hope Works Here, a film by the Villanova Social Justice Film Class Refreshments...

Multicultural Admissions College Fair

School District of Philadelphia

Meet the MAC (Multicultural Admissions Counselors) College Fair for High School Students WHEN: November 29, 2017 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm WHERE: The School District of Philadelphia 440 N Broad St...

New Resources

2018 Community Cleanup Resource Guide

Keep Philadelphia Beautiful

Yes, the cleanup season may be (sadly!) over, but don’t worry – your #KeepPhillyBeautiful friends have just the announcement to tide you through the winter months. You guessed it: Our...

FREE GED Preparation, Job Placement & for Young Adults

PA CareerLink® Bucks County

To assist out-of-school young adults, ages 16 to 24, in Bucks County and North East Philadelphia enter the emerging workforce and achieve their future goals the PA CareerLink® Bucks County, located...

Partnerships: A Journal of Service-Learning and Civic Engagement

North Carolina Campus Compact

Read the latest edition of Partnerships: A Journal of Service-Learning and Civic Engagement, North Carolina Campus Compact’s peer-reviewed, online journal, hosted by the University of North...

International Undergraduate Journal for Service-Learning, Leadership and Social Change

Columbia College

The latest volume of The International Undergraduate Journal for Service-learning, Leadership and Social Change is live. You can view the Journal at As you work with your students during the...

Quantifying Hope: Philanthropic Support for Black Men and Boys

Campaign for Black Male Achievement

CBMA and Foundation Center release Quantifying Hope report The Campaign for Black Male Achievement (CBMA) and the Foundation Center are pleased to announce the 2017 edition of Quantifying Hope:...

Partnerships Classifieds

Become a Philly Reading Coach

City of Philadelphia

Become a Philly Reading Coach () Volunteer reading coaches are needed to devote at least one hour each week in 2018 to reading with a young Philly student in four locations across the city. In...

Early Childhood Volunteers needed

Delaware Valley Association for the Education of Young Children

DVAEYC seeks volunteers for early childhood activities Looking for an opportunity to help in the early childhood education community? The Delaware Valley Association for the Education of Young...

Spanish Translators Needed, Phila Office of Emergency Management

Philadelphia Office of Emergency Management

Philadelphia Office of Emergency Management (OEM) is seeking Spanish speakers to volunteer as interpreters at our Disaster Assistance Services Center (DASC). The center is located at the Rivera...

Volunteer this Holiday Season

United Way of Greater Philadelphia and Southern New Jersey

Volunteer this Holiday Season with United Way’s Holiday Network! Volunteers, we need your help this holiday season! Please check out this link to find volunteer opportunities throughout the...

Carver Science Fair is seeking volunteer reviewers

School District of Philadelphia

The Carver Science Fair is seeking volunteers to help us review the almost 1,000 applications to the Carver Science Fair. You will receive training and work as part of a fun and motivated team of...

National Conferences & Calls for Proposal

Call for Proposals: Regional National Service Training Events

America's Service Commissions

2018 Regional National Service Training Events Call for Proposals Guidelines Submission Deadline: December 8, 2017 The 2018 Regional National Service Training events will happen over three days at...

2018 Campus Compact National Conference

Campus Compact

2018 Campus Compact National Conference – True Stories of Engagement: Higher Education for Democracy to be held March 25-28, 2018 in Indianapolis, IN Learning, sharing, dialogue, and connection...

National Postsecondary Strategy Institute

Reach Higher

You are being invited to apply for the first REACH HIGHER National Postsecondary Strategy Institute (NPSI) for school districts seeking to support a vision of helping every student reach for an...

Grant Opportunities

Social Responsibility Fund

Unitarian Universalist Association

Unitarian Universalist Association Accepting Grants for Social Responsibility Fund The Unitarian Universalist Association is accepting applications for the Spring 2018 Cycle of its Fund for UU Social...

Grants to Nonprofit Publishers

J.M. Kaplan Fund

Kaplan Fund Offers Grants to Nonprofit Publishers Through its Furthermore program, the Kaplan Fund supports nonfiction book publishing about the urban experience; natural and historic resources;...

Regional Consortia for Community Engagement

Pennsylvania Campus Compact

PACC Mini-Grants Available for Regional Consortia for Community Engagement PACC is pleased to announce the availability of five mini-grants up to $1500 each to support regional efforts among at least...

Job Opportunities/AmeriCorps Opportunities

Youth Empowerment Specialist, Providence Center

Providence Center

Title: Youth Empowerment Specialist Reports To: Director of Youth Programs Job Status: 10 month, non-exempt, part time 16 hours/week (M-T, 2:30-6, Fridays 2:30-5pm) POSITION SUMMARY In Power,...

Program Manager, Vo-Tech in the House!

Rebuilding Together Philadelphia

Our Vo-Tech in the House! program matches high school construction students who are looking to apply the skills they are learning in the classroom with senior citizens in need of repairs to help them...

Grant Professional, JEVS Human Services

JEVS Human Services

As one of the largest non-profit organizations in the Delaware Valley, JEVS Human Services helps people from all walks of life including the under and unemployed as well as the elderly and ...

Sr. Administrative Specialist, Temple University

Temple University

The Sr. Administrative Specialist will support Principal Investigator and Professor Sara Goldrick-Rab. The incumbent will manage the day-to-day administrative activity for Professor Goldrick-Rab’s...

Director of Development & Communications, Center for Grieving Children

Center for Grieving Children

Center for Grieving Children seeks Development Director The Center for Grieving Children is hiring for its Director of Development & Communications. The Center seeks a dynamic, out-of-the-box...

After-School Program Director, Variety

Variety – The Children’s Charity of the Delaware Valley

Job Title: After-School Program Director Reports To: Director of Programs Classification: Full-Time Salary Position (exempt) Organizational Overview: Headquartered in Worcester, Montgomery County, PA...

VISTA, KIPP Cooper Norcross Academy

KIPP New Jersey

KIPP New Jersey schools are part of the nationally recognized “Knowledge Is Power Program” non-profit network of college-preparatory, free, public charter schools educating elementary, middle,...

Program Manager, Positive Psychology Programs, Penn Arts & Sciences

University of Pennsylvania

ABOUT THE POSITIVE PSYCHOLOGY CENTER: Our mission at the University of Pennsylvania’s Positive Psychology Center is to enable people to lead more productive, satisfying, and meaningful lives by...

Social Media Manager, Einstein Healthcare Network

Einstein Medical Center

Einstein Healthcare Network is a private, not for profit organization with several major facilities and many outpatient centers. Our primary mission is to provide compassionate, high quality...

2018-19 Repair the World Fellowship Application

Repair the World

The 2018-19 Repair the World Fellowship Application is Open What Is The Fellowship? The Fellowship is a unique 11 month opportunity for individuals ages 21 to 26 who are passionate about social...

Director, Leadership and Advancement, Philanthropy Network Greater Philadelphia

Philanthropy Network Greater Philadelphia

Philanthropy Network Greater Philadelphia (Philanthropy Network) seeks a Director of Leadership and Advancement to lead the efforts of to convene funder groups around areas of interest, support...


Materials for K-12 Classroom Projects

ASM Materials Education Foundation

ASM Materials Education Foundation Invites Applications for K-12 Classroom Projects The ASM Materials Education Foundation is the charitable arm of ASM International, the world’s largest...

LIHEAP applications open

Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Program

Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Program opens in PA, NJ On Nov. 1, the Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP) opened for the 2017-18 season. LIHEAP distributes federal funds that help...

Rutgers University Student Executive seeks high school students

Rutgers University

The Rutgers University Student Executive program introduces high-achieving underrepresented high school students in the South Jersey area to a wide range of business disciplines, topics, and careers....

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