The week of

February 5, 2018

PHENND Events/Activities

PHENND Fellow positions at various nonprofits

PHENND

Join a cohort that works to strengthen communities and alleviate poverty by building capacity at local Philadelphia nonprofits.  What was once the Philly Fellows program, PHENND now seeks 12-15...

Other Local Events and Workshops

Creating a Positive Environment In After School Programs

Philadelphia Out-of-School Time Literacy Initiative

by Philadelphia Out-of-School Time Literacy Initiative Tue, March 6, 2018 9:30 AM – 12:30 PM EST LOCATION Parkway Central Library (Free Library of Philadelphia) 1901 Vine Street Philadelphia, PA...

OST Staff: Training, Retaining and Motivating

Out-of-School Time Resource Center

Wednesday, March 14, 9:30-11:30 am Recruiting an excellent staff is only the first step in building a strong team. But what about training and professional development? How can staff be motivated to...

Research that Informs Practice and Policy for Supporting and Retaining Teachers of Color

University of Pennsylvania

Penn Grad School of Education Visiting Faculty Scholars of Color is pleased to welcome Travis Bristol Peter Paul Assistant Professor Boston University School of Education Research that Informs...

Picturing Black Childhood: Exploring Race, Identity and Family through the Voices of African American Youth

Rutgers University

Please join us as we host “Picturing Black Childhood: Exploring Race, Identity and Family through the Voices of African American Youth” Beginning February 7th we will host weekly book readings at...

Mighty Rivera Showcase

Mighty Writers

Join us for a Mighty Rivera Showcase on Tuesday, March 6th from 5:30pm to 7pm at the Rivera Recreation Center 3201 N. 5th Street Philadelphia, PA 19140 Mighty Writers Presents: a showcase of the...

Making Publics: Mobilizing Audiences in High School Makerspaces

University of Pennsylvania

MakersLearnersTeachers EVENT Come to the MakersLearnersTeachers Speaker Series and learn from prominent education scholars about the intersections between making, learning, and teaching! February 20:...

Free Expungement Information Sessions

Rutgers University

Arrested or Convicted of a Crime in New Jersey? Free Expungement Information Sessions Monday February 19th @ 6-7 pm or Thursday February 22nd @ 6-7 pm Rutgers Law School Room 204 217 N 5th Street...

Social Innovations to Advance Social Mobility

Social Innovations Journal

Social Innovations Journal INVITES YOU to SOCIAL INNOVATIONS TO ADVANCE SOCIAL MOBILITY IN URBAN CITIES on February 21, 2018 from 1:45 – 6:00 at Community College of Philadelphia ATTENDANCE...

Free Career Training for In-Demand Occupations

Community College of Philadelphia

Philadelphia Works & Community College of Philadelphia Offer Free Career Training for In-Demand Occupations Community College of Philadelphia (CCP), in partnership with Philadelphia Works,...

The Art of Persuasive Nonprofit Story-Telling

La Salle Nonprofit Center

Date and Time: March 16th, 2018 – 9:00 am to 4:00 pm Location: Beneficial Bank – 1818 Market Street, 12th Floor, Philadelphia, PA 19103 REGISTER Bring your cause to life with good...

Social Innovations Lab

Social Innovations Lab

The Social Innovations Lab 2018 Lab will operate from March 19th – March 23rd at IBX Innovation Center located at 1700 Market Street. The Social Innovations Lab takes participants through a...

To Kneel or Not To Kneel: Sports, Activism, and Social Justice

Rutgers University

Join the Rutgers University-Camden School of Social Work and the Campus Center as they host a panel discussion about the kneeling of Colin Kaepernick during the National Anthem and how it has brought...

Inaugural Shirley Dixon Celebration of Urban Education Symposium

Cabrini University

The Center for Urban Education, Equity, and Improvement presents the Inaugural Shirley Dixon Celebration of Urban Education Symposium The Center for Urban Education, Equity, and Improvement at...

Population Health Colloquium

Health Care Conference Administrators

March 19-21, 2018 | Loews Philadelphia Hotel This 3-day conference will bring together stakeholders including healthcare providers, payers, pharmaceutical executives, leading technology and solutions...

Gun Violence in Philadelphia: Actions and Solutions

College of Physicians

Philadelphia Public Health Grand Rounds Gun Violence in Philadelphia: Actions and Solutions February 28, 5:30-7:30 | College of Physicians at 19 S. 22nd St Local public health officials, health-care...

Collective Impact Conversation on K-12 education and college access

Rutgers University

I am writing to invite you to participate in our upcoming Collective Impact Conversation on K-12 education and college access, which will take place on Tuesday, February 13 from 12:00 PM – 2:00 PM...

New Resources

From Partnerships to Transformative Impact

Campus Compact

COMPACT NATION PODCAST January episodes are out now! Tune in for conversations with leading community engagement professionals, book and literature reviews, and discussions of important topics in the...

What Would It Take to Dramatically Increase Mobility from Poverty?

US Partnership on Mobility from Poverty

Restoring the American Dream: What Would It Take to Dramatically Increase Mobility from Poverty? Funded by the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation and staffed and supported by the Urban Institute,...

Helping Strangers May Raise Teens’ Self-Esteem

Journal of Adolescence

A recently published study in the Journal of Adolescence suggests that altruistic behaviors may raise teens’ feelings of self-worth. However, not all helping behaviors are the same. The...

Partnerships Classifieds

Clean Up Volunteers needed for opening day, Greensgrow Farms

Greensgrow Farms

Join the team at Greensgrow Farms as we prepare for Opening Day. We need your help with seasonal clean up, set up and maintenance projects around the farm. Enjoy giving back to your community,...

Free Office Furniture (a lot)

Philadelphia Community Corps

The Philadelphia Community Corps has been offered a huge donation of office furniture: 200-300 cubicles, desks, file cabinets, chairs, Has to go in the next 6 months 10-15 years old Great Condition...

National Conferences & Calls for Proposal

Voters Organized Through Engagement Conference

Franklin & Marshall College

March 3, 2018 A National Student Conference on Voter Engagement and Activation Sponsored by F&M Votes, Franklin & Marshall College, Lancaster, Pa. Deadline to Register is Friday, February 23,...

Call for Proposals: Public Health Day Symposium

College of Physicians

PUBLIC HEALTH DAY SYMPOSIUM: SUBMIT A PROPOSAL April 2, 2018 8:30AM-12:30PM Kick off Public Health Week by joining members of the Philadelphia public health community to learn about innovative...

Global Health & Innovation Conference

Unite for Sight

April 14-15, 2018 | Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut The Global Health & Innovation Conference at Yale on April 14-15, 2018, is the world’s leading and largest global health...

Call for Proposals: Pennsylvania Leadership Studies Conference

Shippensburg University

A One-Day Research-focused event for Scholars and Students Saturday, April 7, 2018 8:30 am – 4:30 pm Dixon University Center, Harrisburg PA Theme – “Leadership: People and Process in a...

Grant Opportunities

Interdisciplinary Research Leaders Program

Robert Wood Johnson Foundation

The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation is accepting applications for its 2018 Interdisciplinary Research Leaders program. The goal of the annual program, which seeks teams of researchers and community...

Culture of Health Leaders Program

Robert Wood Johnson Foundation

The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation is seeking applications to its Culture of Health Leaders program, which aims to develop a large cadre of leaders from diverse sectors (, public policy, business,...

Innovative K-12 Education Programs

Braitmayer Foundation

Braitmayer Foundation Seeks Proposals for Innovative K-12 Education Programs Located in Marion, Massachusetts, the Braitmayer Foundation was established in 1964 through a gift from Marian S....

Inequality Research

William T. Grant Foundation

William T. Grant Foundation Seeks Applications for Inequality Research In recent years, inequality in the United States has become increasingly pervasive. At the same time, prospects for social...

Innovations in Reading Prize

National Book Foundation

National Book Foundation Invites Nominations for Innovations in Reading Prize Each year, the National Book Foundation recognizes individuals and institutions that have developed innovative means of...

Karen A. Stout Start-Up Accelerator Fund

Montgomery County Community College

Launch or Grow Your Business with Montgomery County Community College! Aspiring entrepreneurs can compete for cash awards between $1,000 and $25,000 to help launch or grow their business ventures...

Visionary Leadership Fund for orgs focused on women and girls

Valentine Foundation

The Visionary Leadership Fund is a separate endowment managed by the Valentine Foundation. The purpose of the Fund is to strengthen the organizations that improve the lives of women and girls in the...

Workforce training grants

Workforce and Economic Development Network of Pennsylvania

Apply for WEDnetPA’s Job Training Funding The Workforce and Economic Development Network of Pennsylvania (WEDnetPA), is a program that offers guaranteed free training opportunities in both...

Grants to Individual Artists for Professional Development

Brandywine Workshop and Archives

Technical Assistance and Professional Development Program Announces it 2018 Grants to Individuals for Professional Development *For Pennsylvania Residents Only Goal/Overview The program provides...

Domestic Violence Shelter Grant Program

Mary Kay Foundation

Mary Kay Foundation Accepting Applications for Domestic Violence Shelter Grant Program The goal of the Mary Kay Foundation is to eliminate domestic violence. As a part of this effort, the foundation...

Clinical Scholars Program

Robert Wood Johnson Foundation

RWJF Accepting Applications for Clinical Scholars Program The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation is accepting applications for its Clinical Scholars program, a three-year leadership program for...

Health Policy Research Scholars

Robert Wood Johnson Foundation

RWJF Accepting Applications for Health Policy Research Scholars The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation is accepting applications for its 2018 Health Policy Research Scholars program. The goal of the...

Innovations in Care Program

Rita & Alex Hillman Foundation

Hillman Foundation Accepting Proposals for Innovations in Care Program The mission of the Rita & Alex Hillman Foundation is to improve the lives of patients and their families through...

Networks of School Improvements

Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation

Gates Foundation Issues RFP for Networks of School Improvements Guided by the belief that all lives have equal value, and that all students — especially black, Latino, and low-income students —...

World of Children Award program

World of Children

World of Children Accepting Nominations for 2018 Awards Program The World of Children Award program was created to recognize individuals who make a difference in the lives of children in the United...

New Jersey School Health, Recreation Programs

NJAHPERD

NJAHPERD Accepting Application for New Jersey School Health, Recreation Programs The mission of the New Jersey Association for Health, Physical Education, Recreation, and Dance is to support quality...

Call for Site-Specific Artist Installations at Eastern State Penitentiary

Eastern State Penitentiary Historic Site

Call for 2019 Site-Specific Artist Installations at Eastern State Penitentiary Historic Site Eastern State Penitentiary Historic Site is currently accepting proposals for its 2019 season of...

Job Opportunities/AmeriCorps Opportunities

Program Coordinator, Playworks

Playworks

This full-time position is for the 2017-2018 school year with expected start of February 2018. Do you believe in the power of play to bring out the best in every kid? Would you like to work where you...

Admissions Manager, Year Up Wilmington

Year Up

The Admissions Manager (Wilmington, DE) reports directly to Associate Director of Admissions and will ensure consistent improvement of the admissions and enrollment processes. The Admissions Manager...

Community & Education Partnerships Manager, North10 Philadelphia

North10 Philadelphia

About the Organization: North10, Philadelphia (“North10”) is a newly created, innovative community development and neighborhood revitalization organization in the Hunting Park and East Tioga...

Compliance Director, Mazzoni Center

Mazzoni Center

The Compliance Director is primarily responsible for developing, implementing, and monitoring Mazzoni Center’s compliance program while maximizing revenue and improving operations of the federal...

Campus Organizing Director, NextGen America

NextGen America

NextGen America is seeking passionate and hardworking candidates to join our youth organizing program that will engage young people in local and national fights to prevent climate disaster and...

Per Diem Environmental Educator (Part-Time), Riverbend Environmental Education Center

Riverbend Environmental Education Center

Seasonal, (November through May) typically 2-5 days per week, 9:00-2:00 (includes afternoon, evening, weekend and occasional overnight hours) For the past 43 years, Riverbend Environmental Education...

Development Associate, Riverbend Environmental Education Center

Riverbend Environmental Education Center

Riverbend Environmental Education Center seeks a highly motivated Development Associate to support a dynamic and growing non-profit. Located in Gladwyne, Pennsylvania. Riverbend teaches environmental...

Recovery Coach (P/T, 10hrs/wk), Rowan Homes – Judson

Project H.O.M.E.

The Recovery Coach will facilitate one group meeting per week on topics related to addiction and recovery. Recovery coach will meet with individual residents on a one-on-one basis to discuss...

Pt-Time after School Teacher, Honickman Learning Center & Comcast Technology Labs

Project H.O.M.E.

Part time out of school time Teacher for after school program in state of the art technology center. Teacher plans and implements lesson plans that include project based learning in Reading and...

Program Development Paralegal, Medical-Legal-Community Partnership

Philadelphia Legal Assistance

The Medical-Legal-Community Partnership (MLCP), a program of Philadelphia Legal Assistance (PLA), seeks to hire a Program Development Paralegal to become part of a unique legal care team. PLA is a...

Various positions, Belmont Charter Network

Belmont Charter Network

We’re looking for highly motivated people with a genuine passion for working with children to join our mission. Our recruiting process helps to ensure we have staff who are strong leaders and...

Project Director, Literacy in Early Learning Spaces Initiative

Free Library of Philadelphia

FREE LIBRARY OF PHILADELPHIA DEPARTMENT: Youth Services and Programs Division (YSP) POSITION: Project Director – Literacy in Early Learning Spaces Initiative Opportunity for a detail-oriented...

Miscellaneous

How Cities and Anchor Institutions Can Work Together to Improve Health and Wellbeing in Their Communities

National League of Cities

Culture of Health Web Forum: How Cities and Anchor Institutions Can Work Together to Improve Health and Wellbeing in Their Communities City leaders and local anchor institutions – such as...

Afterschool Webinar: The Growing Out-of-School Time Field: Part II

Afterschool Alliance

Wednesday, February 7 at 2 ET Tune into Part II of this webinar series highlighting insights from the newly released book, The Growing Out-of-School Time Field: Past, Present, and Future, which...

Mastering Your Media Pitch

Nonprofit Toolkit

Could your organization use some free positive exposure? Has public relations slowly crept into your job description? Would you like to improve your ability to spot and share media-worthy stories...

Nothing About Us Without Us

Community Health Training Alliance

The Community Health Training Alliance is proud to present our first webinar as a part of African American History Month. Nothing About Us Without Us will be held February 16th at 12 noon. This...

How Nonprofits can Benefit from Google Ads

La Salle Nonprofit Center

Date and Time: February 28th, 2018 – 12:00 pm to 01:30 pm Location: Webinar REGISTER We’ve all seen google ads and imagined what they could for our organization – to raise awareness,...

Stakeholder Feedback Session on Future Ready PA Index

Pennsylvania Department of Education

On behalf of the Secretary of Education, Pedro A. Rivera, I’m pleased to invite you to participate in a Stakeholder Feedback Session to discuss the Future Ready PA Index. This is the first public...

Applications for McKinney Center STEM Teaching Fellowships

Philadelphia Education Fund

Become A Philadelphia Education Fund McKinney Center STEM Teaching Fellow Supported by PECO, The McKinney Center Teaching Fellows Program is an intensive short-term teacher professional development...

Creativity in the Workplace – 5 Principles of “Samurai Creativity” for Peak Performance

Drexel University

Please save the date and plan to attend one of Drexel School of Education’s FREE Webinars! Hot Topic #3: Creativity in the Workplace – 5 Principles of “Samurai Creativity” for...


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