The week of

January 5, 2018

PHENND Events/Activities

K-16 Partnerships 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

Building Early Links for Learning: children experiencing homelessness

People’s Emergency Center

January BELL Forum discusses linking ECE to homeless children Join us for the 2018 Building Early Links for Learning (BELL) Forum and help continue the discussion on increasing access to high quality...

Winter Forum: Cultural Competence

Philadelphia Education Fund

by The Philadelphia Education Fund Secondary and Postsecondary educators and practitioners are invited to join Erin Trent Johnson for this FREE forum that will bring awareness to the common issues...

The Opioid Epidemic: The Streets Perspective

University of Pennsylvania

The Opioid Epidemic: The Streets Perspective Featuring Jose Benitez from Prevention Point Philadelphia    Jose Benitez, Executive Director, Prevention Point Philadelphia Death rates in the US due...

Job Search Boot Camp

Lutheran Settlement House

JOB SEARCH BOOT CAMP Tuesday, January 23 – Thursday, January 25 | 1:00 pm-4:00 pm 3-session crash course covering everything participants need to get a job: Resume Development; Interviewing...

English for Speakers of Other Languages

Lutheran Settlement House

CLASSES IN ENGLISH FOR SPEAKERS OF OTHER LANGUAGES (ESOL) Orientation sessions: Tuesday, January 9 at 10:00 am or Wednesday, January 10 at 5:30 pm Classes are free. 12-week session begins January...

Pediatric AIDS Benefit Concert

Drexel University

CELEBRATING 25 YEARS Please considering joining us for PABC’s 25th annual benefit concert on Saturday January 20, 2018. Throughout the past 25 years, PABC has been committed to providing...

Non-credit social work courses at Temple

Temple University

New Courses We are pleased to offer continuing education courses For January, March and April, 2018 At Temple University Center City 1515 Market Street, Philadelphia, PA LCSW / LSW Prep Courses...

Effective Communications to Build Relationships, Engagement & Understanding

La Salle Nonprofit Center

January 10, 2018 9:00 am to 4:00 pm Location: La Salle University – School of Business – 5300 Chew Ave., Philadelphia, PA 19141 REGISTER Whether it’s interacting with a donor, a...

Adult Basic Education (ABE) & GED PROGRAM

Philadelphia FIGHT

Assessment and Orientation Friday, January 12, 2018 4pm – 6pm Classes Begin Tuesday, January 16, 2018 4pm – 6pm Weekly Class Schedule Adult Basic Education Classes – Tuesdays GED...

Writing Academy for middle school age youth

Mighty Writers

New Academy for MW South (grades 5-8) Join our writing community. Mighty Writers South Academy (grades 5-8) Monday to Thursday, 3:00-6:00pm January 3 to June 7, 2018 MW South, 1501 Christian St. In...

Human Trafficking 201

Philadelphia Anti-Human Trafficking Coalition

Human Trafficking 201 Changing Lives Starts with Knowing About The Life COMMUNITY BEHAVIORAL HEALTH 801 Market St #7000, Philadelphia, PA 19107 TUESDAY, JANUARY 23 2018 8:30 AM — 12:00 PM Human...

Evolution of Thought: Sustainability + Regeneration

PhillyNEXUS

Urban Regeneration Forum Evolution of Thought: Sustainability + Regeneration MONDAY, JANUARY 22 2018 6:00 PM — 9:00 PM BRENT AUDITORIUM, JEFFERSON UNIVERSITY 1020 Locust St, Philadelphia, PA 19107...

Workshop Submission Q&A: End AIDS: The HIV Prevention and Outreach Summit

Philadelphia FIGHT

We wanted to do something a little different and exciting this year. We are passing along the workshop submission guideline form a little early; a winter surprise of sorts! In the past we have sent...

A Conversation with the Governor

Chamber of Commerce for Greater Philadelphia

Wednesday, January 24, 2018 4:00 PM – 4:30 PM Registration 4:30 PM – 5:30 PM Program 5:30 PM – 7:00 PM Reception The Academy of Natural Sciences 1900 Benjamin Franklin Parkway Philadelphia, PA...

New Resources

New program for job seekers in Camden

Center for Family Services

InDEMAND is recruiting for a new cohort in Camden If you are a Camden resident over the age of 18 looking for a job, InDemand can help put you on the road to success. Let us be the link between you...

Preschool Pays Off for Two Generations

Child Trends

National study shows pre-K has two-generation impact A new study from Nobel Laureate and University of Chicago economist James Heckman finds that high-quality early education programs can not only...

New Reports on property tax elimination in PA

WHYY

New raft of data sets stage for debate over school property tax elimination in Pa. WHYY In the past month and a half, Harrisburg’s nonpartisan Independent Fiscal Office has released four research...

Accountability Framework for Broadening Participation in STEM

National Science Foundation

Committee on Equal Opportunities in Science and Engineering AN ACCOUNTABILITY FRAMEWORK FOR ASSESSING EFFORTS TO BROADEN PARTICIPATION IN STEM Progress in broadening participation has been...

Campus Philly Annual Report

Campus Philly

  Highlights: 26,898 students engaged with Campus Philly in the past year. 67% of current college students report they want to stay in Greater Philadelphia after graduating. 4,895 college students...

Conference Materials: Higher Education-Community Partnerships for Democracy and Social Change

University of Pennsylvania

25th Anniversary Conference Materials On November 16-17, 2017, the Netter Center for Community Partnerships hosted its 25th Anniversary International Conference at the University of Pennsylvania....

Partnerships Classifieds

volunteers needed, Point-in-Time Count of homeless

City of Philadelphia

City seeks volunteers for annual count of homeless Every year, Philadelphia, with the support of hundreds of volunteers, conducts a Point-in-Time (PIT) Count of all persons experiencing homelessness...

Reading Recycled seeks book donations

Reading Recycled

  Reading Recycled is a non-profit organization that works to eliminate children growing up without organization takes books that are lightly used or new. If you have any books to donate...

Reading Captains Orientation

Read by 4th

On the 23rd Annual Martin Luther King Jr. Day of Service, Read by 4th is hosting a Reading Captains Orientation. This orientation will be held at Girard College (2101 S College Ave) from 10 am...

National Conferences & Calls for Proposal

Call for Workshops: Nonprofit Institute

Nonprofit Learning Lab

Nonprofit Institute September 13, 2018 Through our institutes we accomplish the following: Create a space to strengthen professionals relationships among colleagues in the nonprofit community Provide...

Summer Courses on Post-Secondary Success

Harvard University

Professional Education at the Harvard Graduate School of Education These programs address an urgent challenge or priority — from narrowing achievement gaps and postsecondary success to modeling...

Grant Opportunities

MontCo Safety Net Resiliency Initiative

HealthSpark Foundation

HealthSpark launches Montco safety net initiative HealthSpark Foundation is pleased to launch its new Safety Net Resiliency Initiative. Over the next 10 years, the Resiliency Initiative aims to...

RFP for adult education at Community Schools

City of Philadelphia

This Request for Proposals (RFP) seeks proposals for performance of the following services under a Miscellaneous Purchase Order (MPO) issued by the Office of Adult Education (OAE) within the Managing...

Private Higher Education Program Grants

Arthur Vining Davis Foundation

The Arthur Vining Davis Foundations’ support for private colleges and universities is grounded in the conviction that, through principled, thoughtful and compassionate leadership, an educated...

Fire Prevention Programs

FM Global

FM Global Accepting Applications for Fire Prevention Programs FM Global, a Rhode Island-based mutual insurance company with offices around the world, is accepting applications to its Fire Prevention...

Kars4Kids Small Grant Program

Kars4Kids

Kars4Kids is dedicated to helping children develop into productive members of their communities. To that end, the organization’s Small Grant Program program supports educational initiatives and...

Classical Music Programs

Classics for Kids Foundation

Classics for Kids Accepting Applications From Music Programs The Classics for Kids Foundation believes that playing a stringed instrument can transform a child, giving them experiences and skills...

After-School Athletic Programs for Middle Schoolers

Justin J. Watt Foundation

The Justin J. Watt Foundation is dedicated to providing after-school opportunities for middle school-aged children throughout the to become involved in athletics, so that they may learn the...

Nathan Cummings Foundation

Nathan Cummings Foundation

The Nathan Cummings Foundation is committed to creating a more just, vibrant, sustainable, and democratic society. The Foundation is currently focused on finding solutions to the two most challenging...

Financial Education and Empowerment Programs

Investopedia

The mission of Investopedia, a financial education website, is to educate people to make smarter financial decisions. , an initiative of Investopedia, supports programs that enhance financial...

Human Rights Innovation Fellowship: Resisting Criminalization

Unitarian Universalist Service Committee

Strengthening Solutions to Systemic Criminalization – January 17, 2018 The Unitarian Universalist Service Committee (UUSC) has selected “Resisting Criminalization” for the topic of the 2018...

Community Organizing Grants

Peace Development Fund

Progressive Justice Initiatives: Community Organizing Grants – January 12, 2018 The Peace Development Fund believes that the change in values needed to establish a more just and peaceful world can...

Programs for Military Service Members and Veterans

Bob Woodruff Foundation

Due: January 10, 2018 The Bob Woodruff Foundation supports nonprofit organizations that offer programs for post-9/11 impacted veterans, service members, their families, and caregivers. Grants are...

School Nursing Research Grant program

National Association of School Nurses

National Association of School Nurses Invites Applications for 2018 NASN/ANF Research Grants The National Association of School Nurses, in partnership with the American Nurses Foundation, is...

STEM and Financial Literacy Programs

Voya Foundation

Voya Foundation Accepting Applications for STEM and Financial Literacy Programs The Voya Foundation, the philanthropic arm of Voya Financial, works to ensure that youth are equipped with the science,...

Rapid Response Grants for Immediate Social Justice Goals

Pop Culture Collaborative

Pop Culture Collaborative Offers Rapid Response Grants for Immediate Social Justice Goals The Pop Culture Collaborative, a nonprofit organization dedicated to catalyzing just and authentic narratives...

Job Opportunities/AmeriCorps Opportunities

PT Development Coordinator, Good Shepherd Mediation Program

Good Shepherd Mediation Program

Good Shepherd Mediation Program’s mission is to empower Philadelphia community residents to creatively search for meaningful and lasting solutions to their conflicts without resorting to crime...

Pt-time and FT teaching positions, Federation Early Learning Services

Federation Early Learning Services

FELS offers teaching opportunities at ECE centers Attention Teaching Professionals and/or Students! Are you interested in making a difference in the life of a child while gaining professional...

Corps members, PowerCorpsPHL

PowerCorpsPHL

PowerCorpsPHL is recruiting for new cohort PowerCorpsPHL, launched in September 2013, is an AmeriCorps program designed to support the City of Philadelphia’s environmental stewardship initiatives,...

Project Director, People’s Emergency Center

People’s Emergency Center

The project director will be responsible for coordinating PEC’s Philadelphia-wide effort to enroll infants, toddlers and preschoolers staying in emergency shelter into high quality early...

Head of School, Belmont Charter Network

Belmont Charter Network

Belmont Charter Network is a family of charter schools working to address the academic and social-emotional barriers hindering our students’ overall success. In addition to a...

Founding High School Teachers, Belmont Charter Network

Belmont Charter Network

About the Network Belmont Charter Network is a family of charter schools working to address the academic and social-emotional barriers hindering our students’ overall success. In addition to a...

Director of Major Gifts, Gesu School

Gesu School

Gesu School, an independent elementary Catholic School, seeks a fundraiser in the role of Director of Major Gifts. Reporting to the Vice President of Development and working directly with Gesu’s...

Part Time Program Development Associate, WePAC

West Philadelphia Alliance for Children

The West Philadelphia Alliance for Children (WePAC) is seeking a part-time program development associate to assist with general office work. WePAC’s mission is to promote childhood literacy by...

Community Education & Land Stewardship Coordinator, Urban Tree Connection

Urban Tree Connection

Urban Tree Connection (UTC)’s mission is to work with residents in historically marginalized urban communities to revitalize their neighborhoods by transforming abandoned open spaces into safe and...

RFP for Consulting, Urban Tree Connection

Urban Tree Connection

Purpose The purpose of this Request for Proposal is to solicit proposals from consultants to work with Urban Tree Connection’s strategic planning committee in the creation of a 3-5 year strategic...

Director of Planning and Evaluation, American Friends Service Committee

American Friends Service Committee (AFSC)

Application Deadline: 1/7/2018 Summary of Principal Responsibilities The Director of Planning and Evaluation facilitates development of annual and long-term planning, monitoring and evaluation...

Executive Director, Community Development, American Cancer Society

American Cancer Society

Save lives. Fulfill yours. At the American Cancer Society, saving lives is our mission. We achieve our mission by drawing on our humanity. Humanity made up of courage, determination, innovation,...

Community Engagement Coordinator, Scout

Scout

Location: BOK 1901 S. 9th Street Philadelphia, PA 19148 Experience: 3 years minimum Salary: Commensurate with experience and includes a competitive benefits package Start Date: January 2018 ABOUT...

Miscellaneous

Making the Connection: Homelessness and the Opioid Crisis

National Alliance to End Homelessness

Webinar highlights link between homelessness and opiods Recently, President Trump declared the opioid crisis a public health emergency. Years of rising prescription opioid use and misuse, followed by...

Attendance Hero Sweepstakes

Read by 4th

Families and schools across the city are working hard to get children to school every day on time, start to finish, so they’ve the best shot at becoming great readers and strong students. Grownups,...

Monell Science Apprenticeship Program

Monell Chemical Senses Center

How do you want to spend YOUR summer? Are you… • Extremely interested in science and research? • A high school or undergraduate student? • Eligible to work in the United States? THEN...

Digital Marketing for Cultural Entities

Social Innovations Journal

DESCRIPTION A discussion of social media and other online marketing initiatives that have helped the Nuyorican Poets Cafe, Arts Japan 2020 and other cultural entities to grow customer loyalty, boost...

Idea to Launch Social Enterprise Blueprint

Social Innovations Journal

DESCRIPTION I will walk participants through the step-by-step process that anyone can take to go from idea to launch no matter their access to capital or experience in business. It’s ideal for...

Motivating the Milennial Donor

La Salle Nonprofit Center

Date and Time: January 26th, 2018 12:00 pm to 01:30 pm Location: Webinar REGISTER Millennials (those born in the 1980s to the early 2000s) now have the largest buying power in the , trailing just...


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