The week of

February 26, 2018

Other Local Events and Workshops

Life after School: transitions for students with IEPs

Public Interest Law Center of Philadelphia

Do you have a child between the ages of 14 and 21 who has an Individualized Education Program (IEP)? Want to learn more about their legal right to an IEP that prepares them for life after high...

Philadelphia & The Farm Bill Town Hall

Philadelphia Regional Farm Bill Working Group

The Philadelphia Regional Farm Bill Working Group is hosting Philadelphia & The Farm Bill Town Hall on Tuesday, March 6th, 5:15-7pm at the Pennsylvania Convention Center. “The evening will...

Call for Proposals: Research, Policy, and Practice Conference

School District of Philadelphia

Registration is now open for the School District of Philadelphia’s 4th Annual Research, Policy, and Practice Conference (R2P)! This conference is a great opportunity for teachers, school...

Clínica Legal Reclamos FEMA en Lancaster

Ceiba

Register Puerto Rican Evacuees to Receive FREE Legal Assistance with FEMA matters in LANCASTER on Wednesday, March 7, 2018 Victims of Hurricane Maria have until March 20, 2018 to file a claim with...

Real Talk and Listening workshops: Building Conflict Competence

Progressive Conflict Solutions

Progressive Conflict Solutions is offering two full-day workshops from the Building Conflict Competence series this spring with one big change: both workshops will be offered on a pay-what-you-can...

Mom and Me Cupcakes and Tea Party

GLC II House of Hope for Girls

Mothers and daughters of all ages Join You’re Beautifully Made, Inc and GLC II House of Hope for Girls For our Mom and Me Cupcakes and Tea Party! Enjoy a day of empowerment, bonding, and fun...

Executive Director & Board Chair Workshop

Nonprofit Repositioning Fund

Save the Date Executive Director & Board Chair Workshop with David La Piana, Founder and Managing Partner of La Piana Consulting April 13, 2018 | 8:30 AM-12:00 PM The Greater Philadelphia...

various programs at Mighty Writers

Mighty Writers

Mighty Toddlers at MW El Futuro (ages 2-4) Saturday – 12:00 pm – 01:00 PM Jan 20 – Jun 02, 2018 Join Ms. Sol this spring to explore dinosaurs, construction and writing. Each session...

FAFSA Completion Pop-Up Workshop

Philadelphia Education Fund

Wed, February 28, 2018 4:00 PM – 6:30 PM EST LOCATION The School District of Philadelphia 440 N. Broad Street This “hands on” workshop in partnership with the School District of Philadelphia,...

Birds, Bees, and Us: Circadian Health in Urban Environments

BioPhilly

BioPhilly 4 brings together a diverse panel of experts from the City of Philadelphia Office of Sustainability, the fields of entomology, occupational and environmental medicine, ornithology, urban...

Youth Mental Health First Aid

Temple University

Mental Health First Aid is an 8-hour course that teaches you how to help someone who is experiencing a mental health crisis until appropriate support arrives. The training helps you identify,...

Spring into Scrabble!

After School Activities Partnership

ASAP/After School Activities Partnerships cordially invites you to… Spring into Scrabble! Saturday, March 17, 2018 12:00-3pm Parkway Central Library 1901 Vine St. Philadelphia, PA 19103 Free...

Sixth National Reengagement Plus! Convening

National League of Cities

Building on prior national meetings of the Reengagement Network, the Sixth National Reengagement Plus! Convening will be held in Philadelphia, PA on March 19-20, 2018. Open to all, the convening will...

The Collective Struggle for Social Justice: 20 Years of PA-NAME

National Association for Multicultural Education

PA-NAME Conference March 16-17 Drexel University’s School of Education’s Critical Conversations in Urban Education is proud to host the 20th anniversary conference of the Pennsylvania chapter...

various technology workshops, TechGirlz

TechGirlz

techgirlz Inspiring middle school girls to explore the possibilities of technology to empower their future careers Scratch & Rasberry Pi 3/3/2018 Use a Raspberry Pi and Scratch coding to create...

New Resources

Mastering Donor Retention

Network for Good

[eGuide] Mastering Donor Retention Leverage your donor management system to keep donors coming back year after year. So much of your fundraising energy is focused on attracting more donors. From...

Community Survey on Education Results

City of Philadelphia

A few weeks ago, we asked you to share what you wanted to see in your schools and identify the most important individual and group attributes for the incoming Board of Education. Today, we have the...

Achieving the Dream’s Student-Centered Model

Achieving the Dream

New Report Details How Achieving the Dream’s Student-Centered Model Improves Well-Being Achieving the Dream released its report Measuring What Matters, exploring the extent to which community...

A Consensus Plan for Reducing Poverty and Restoring the American Dream

Brookings Institution

As America recovers from the Great Recession, many of our fellow citizens remain mired in poverty. Economic trends, cultural changes, and changes in family and marriage patterns are combining in new...

Social Genome Project

Brookings Institution

Is the United States still an opportunity society? Can people achieve the American Dream? How can we help more people reach the middle class? The Center on Children and Families at Brookings is...

NJ 2-1-1 Improves Health Outcomes

United Ways of New Jersey

Social Determinants of Health: NJ 2-1-1 Improves Health Outcomes NJ 2-1-1 has produced a short video urging healthcare professionals to utilize their services to improve patients’ health outcomes....

Philadelphia overdose rate among highest in nation

Pew Charitable Trusts

A review by the Philadelphia research initiative of the Pew Charitable Trusts indicates that Philadelphia had the second-highest rate of drug overdose deaths in 2016 among the nation’s 44 counties...

NextFab membership and training for teachers (and others!)

NextFab

NextFab is a network of collaborative makerspaces for creators of any skill level or interest. Turn an idea into reality, develop a product or business, and create something you only dared to dream...

Effects of Before-School Physical Activity on Obesity Prevention and Wellness

American Journal of Preventive Medicine

Introduction Obesity affects million (17%) children and adolescents throughout the Substantial work is being directed at efforts towards childhood obesity prevention. As a modifiable lifestyle...

Partnerships Classifieds

volunteers needed, 5th Annual Step Into College Conference

Steppingstone Scholars

The 5th Annual Step Into College Conference will take place on Saturday, March 10 at University of Sciences located at 45th and Woodland Sts. The FREE event is for students grades 8-12 and parents...

Activist Alternative Spring Break

Poor People's Economic Human Rights Campaign

A fork in the road: Building radical spirit-led activism Come join the Poor People’s Economic Human Rights Campaign and the Church of the Overcomer for the alternative spring break of a lifetime!...

apply to be on Public Health Young Leaders steering committee

Public Health Young Leaders Association

Now Accepting Applications for the PHYLA Steering Committee! Did you know that all PHYLA events and operations are run by a small group of dedicated volunteers from diverse public health backgrounds?...

National Conferences & Calls for Proposal

Inaugural Institute on Teaching and Learning for Campus-wide Interfaith Excellence

Association of American Colleges and Universities

New Opportunity for Higher Education Administrators, Faculty, and Staff to Engage Issues of Religious Diversity Join Interfaith Youth Core (IFYC) and the Association of American Colleges and...

Grant Opportunities

Request for Proposals: AFSC Strategic Plan

American Friends Service Committee

AFSC Stategic Plan – Request for Proposals, American Friends Service Committee For 100 years, the American Friends Service Committee (AFSC) has worked for peace with justice in the United...

2018 Drucker Prize for Nonprofit Innovation

Drucker Institute

Drucker Institute Accepting Applications for 2018 Drucker Prize Now in it’s twenty-seventh year, the Drucker Prize (formerly known as the Peter F. Drucker Award for Nonprofit Innovation)...

School Breakfast Program Grants

Action for Healthy Kids

School for Healthy Kids Issues RFP for School Breakfast Program Grants Action for Healthy Kids combats childhood obesity, undernourishment, and physical inactivity by helping schools become healthier...

Legal Education Diversity Pipeline Grants

Center for Research & Policy Analysis

Center for Research & Policy Analysis Invites Applications for Legal Education Diversity Pipeline Grants The Access Group Center for Research & Policy Analysis conducts research and provides...

Pennsylvania AmeriCorps State Formula Grants

PennSERVE

PennSERVE Announces a Request for Applications for 2018-2019 Pennsylvania AmeriCorps State Formula Grants Grants are available for the operation of AmeriCorps national service programs by community...

2018 Building Beloved Community Leadership Fellowship

Campaign for Black Male Achievement

Black male achievement campaign offers leaders fellowship The Campaign for Black Male Achievement (CBMA) is excited to officially launch the application process for our 2018 Building Beloved...

Job Opportunities/AmeriCorps Opportunities

Executive Director, American Red Cross Southwestern New Jersey

American Red Cross

We are currently seeking a professional, innovative and enthusiastic Executive Director for our Southwestern New Jersey Chapter, based in Pennsauken, NJ. As one of the nation’s premier humanitarian...

Life Skills Instructor, Community Living & Home Supports

JEVS Human Services

We currently has an exciting opening with our Kitchen Table program as an Instructor. In this role you will provide youth with instruction in Life Skills to teach students meal preparation,...

Youth Programs Manager, Project WOW

JEVS Human Services

JEVS Human Services is seeking a knowledgeable, youth focused professional to join our team as Manager of Youth and Gateway Programs. Job Duties: Oversee coordination of academic and career...

Content Writers, Children’s Literacy Initiative

Children's Literacy Initiative

Children’s Literacy Initiative (CLI) is looking for talented part-time Content Writers. The Content Writers will work closely with Content Managers to develop and write content on best...

Lead Therapist – IOP program, Mazzoni Center

Mazzoni Center

To provide comprehensive LGBTQ group and individual substance abuse recovery focused treatment with an adult population in an outpatient setting; also, a family therapy component with this population...

Constituent Service Representative, Office of Congressman Brendan Boyle

Office of Congressman Brendan Boyle

The office of Congressman Brendan Boyle is seeking a constituent service representative for the Congressman’s district office in Philadelphia and Montgomery Counties. Responsibilities will...

Growing Assistants, Food Moxie

Food Moxie

The Growing Assistant ​(GA) will be responsible for assisting the activation and safety of Food Moxie’s growing spaces from April through October. In collaboration with the community, and under...

Director Of Individual Giving, The Franklin Institute

Franklin Institute

The Franklin Institute, the most visited museum in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, seeks a senior level professional as its Director of Individual Giving. Reporting to the Vice President of...

PT Hotline Advocate, Congreso de Latinos Unidos

Congreso de Latinos Unidos

  The Part Time Hotline Advocate is responsible for providing domestic violence counseling, crisis intervention, and advocacy via Philadelphia’s Domestic Violence 24-hotline and Congreso’s...

Family Empowerment Services Case Manager, Congreso de Latinos Unidos

Congreso de Latinos Unidos

The Family Empowerment Services (FES) Case Manager will handle those cases referred by schools, in-house Congreso referrals, DHS referrals or walk-ins by an individual or family seeking assistance....

Action for Early Learning ECE Parent Ambassador, People’s Emergency Center

People’s Emergency Center

The West Philadelphia Action for Early Learning ECE Initiative (AFEL) is a part of the West Philadelphia Promise Neighborhood Initiative and is a Drexel-led collaboration of social service,...

PT Truancy Case Manager, Congreso de Latinos Unidos

Congreso de Latinos Unidos

  The Part Time Truancy Case Manager is responsible for helping students with 5+ absences develop positive patterns of school engagement and work collaboratively with school personnel, families,...

Pt-time After School Teacher, Honickman Learning Center

Project HOME

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...

Quantitative Research Analyst, Research for Action

Research for Action

  Research for Action (RFA) is seeking a Quantitative Research Analyst to contribute to education policy and evaluation studies through data collection, data analysis, and writing. The Research...

Database Administrator, United Way of Greater Philadelphia and Southern New Jersey

United Way of Greater Philadelphia and Southern New Jersey

About United Way of Greater Philadelphia and Southern New Jersey (UWGPSNJ): UWGPSNJ’s mission is to end intergenerational poverty in our region by harnessing, leveraging and strategically investing...

Assistant Director of Early Intervention, Archway Programs

Archway Programs

Archway Programs in Atco, NJ is a private, non-profit human services organization serving people with special needs ranging from infants and young children through adults and senior citizens. With...

Business Manager, Delaware Riverkeeper Network

Delaware Riverkeeper Network

Experienced Business Manager with experience in human resources and financial management The Delaware Riverkeeper Network, a regional nonprofit, environmental organization, seeks a Business Manager....

Admissions Manager, City Year Greater Philadelphia

City Year Greater Philadelphia

Position Overview The Regional Admissions Manager ensures the admissions needs of the site are met, while supporting the matriculation of a diverse, prepared corps for the entire region. The role...

Marketing Manager, The Franklin Institute

Franklin Institute

Primary Duties and Responsibilities: An integral part of The Franklin Institute’s Marketing Team, the Marketing Manager is responsible for copywriting, contributing to the develop of overall...

Director of Marketing, FringeArts

FringeArts

Job description -Create marketing and communications plans to drive attendance and increase revenue, including mechanisms for evaluating impact. -Collaborate cross-departmentally to set sales goals,...

Development Officer for Women’s Philanthropy, Jewish Federation of Greater Philadelphia

Jewish Federation of Greater Philadelphia

Jewish Federation’s Department of Women’s Philanthropy (WP) is the organization’s largest affinity group and is responsible for $6 million in gifts a year. The WP Development Officer will be...

Miscellaneous

Summer Residential iCamp Media Academy

West Chester University

SUMMER RESIDENTIAL iCAMP ACADEMY for current 11th grade students. iCamp Summer Media Academy: a free week-long summer residential academy at West Chester University (WCU) July 8-14, 2018. The...

From Logic Models to Impact Reporting: The Importance of Backward Design in Program Planning

National College Access Network

Thursday, April 5 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM Eastern Most NCAN members are familiar with the concept of developing an organizational or programmatic logic model or theory of change. These documents examine...

Entrepreneurship: The not so easy E

Social Innovations Institute

Register Here About this Presentation: Through the Program, we focus on instilling the entrepreneurial spirit into the next generation of leaders by showing them the fundamentals of owning and...


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