The week of

May 14, 2018

PHENND Events/Activities

Next Steps AmeriCorps Team Leader positions

PHENND

PHENND seeks three full-time AmeriCorps members to serve as a Team Leader and help support low-income first generation college students who are themselves enrolled as part-time AmeriCorps members....

Next Steps AmeriCorps Program Manager, PHENND

PHENND

PHENND seeks a program manager for our Next Steps AmeriCorps Program Overview: Manage all aspects of the Next Steps AmeriCorps Program including the recruitment, selection, and management of...

Other Local Events and Workshops

Couponing Workshop

Project HOME

$$PRINT FREE COUPONS$$ GET MONEY OFF YOUR GROCERIES Thursday, May 17 2:30pm Honickman Learning Center and Comcast Technology Labs 1936 North Judson Street Philadelphia, PA 19121 (Between Berks &...

Benefiting from Business Planning

La Salle Nonprofit Center

How You Benefit from Business Planning When: June 6, 2018, 9 am to 4 pm Business planning is the way to answer questions like: Where are we going? What do we want to achieve? What resources are...

Philadelphia Writing Project 2018 Invitational Summer Institute

University of Pennsylvania

The 2018 Invitational Summer Institute focuses on teaching and learning with historical primary sources to open up inquiries into community, equity, and change. For more than 30 years, K-12...

Sharing Strategies that Inform Early Learning Practices

La Salle University

The Early Learning Principal Instructional Coaching Program (ELPIC) will hold its 2nd Annual Symposium on June 5, 2018 from 5:30-8:00 at Cabrini University. The theme for the evening is Sharing...

FREE Family Petition Screening Clinic

Ceiba

Clínica de Evaluación Legal GRATUITA para Peticiones Familiares What/Que? Get screened for family petition eligibility by immigration attorneys, accredited representatives, and trained volunteers...

7th Annual Lynne Honickman Digital Arts Festival

Project HOME

Join us on Tuesday, May 15, 2018 from 5-7pm for the 7th Annual Lynne Honickman Digital Arts Festival at the Honickman Learning Center and Comcast Technology Labs. The HLCCTL is located at 1936 N...

Hiring Event for Youth Advocates

Youth Advocate Programs

Hiring Event May 16 10am- 2pm Part-Time Advocates Wanted! Applicant must be dependable, committed and able to serve as a positive role model for youth in community, school, and home settings....

FREE Writing-themed Summer Camps

Mighty Writers

Make your summer Mighty, no matter your age. Here’s a taste of the half-day camps we have on offer at our neighborhood writing centers, for writers aged 7-17 (plus toddlers!). Half-day camps:...

Free SAT Prep Summer program

Mighty Writers

Are You Planning a Mighty Summer? Join Us for FREE SAT Prep & Writing-themed Camps! FREE SAT Prep It’s the moment you’ve been waiting for! Juniors and Seniors in high school can...

Forward Equitable Development Conference

Philadelphia Association of Community Development Corporations

Early Bird Tickets are on sale for the PACDC Community Development Leadership Institute’s Forward Equitable Development Conference being held on Wednesday, June 27th at the Public Health Management...

New Resources

Patching the Leaky Pipeline: Recruiting and Retaining Teachers of Color in Pennsylvania

Research for Action

Research shows that exposure to teachers of color has a positive impact on students of all races, and particularly on students of color. Despite these positive effects, only 4% of Pennsylvania’s...

50 years after Kerner, racial and ethnic discrimination still holds children back

Child Trends

Fifty years after the release of the Kerner Commission’s report, Child Trends’ President Carol Emig reflects on how much has changed and how much remains to be done to realize the Commission’s...

Report: Four-Year Institutions Failing Pell Grant Recipients

Third Way

By Bill DeBaun, Director of Data and Evaluation, National College Access Network Four-year institutions are failing the low- and moderate-income Pell Grant recipients they serve, according to a...

National Service and Employment

Corporation for National and Community Service

Did You Miss the National Service and Employment Webinar? On March 21, speakers from Tufts University, Arizona State University, and University of Nebraska, Omaha, joined us to discuss research that...

Seven Marketing Tips Every Fundraiser Needs

Network for Good

Everyone deserves a little self-promotion. Whether you’re shy about tooting your own horn or have fully mastered the humble brag, embracing your inner marketing maven will take your fundraising to...

From College to Life: Relevance and the Value of Higher Education

Strada Education Network

New Strada-Gallup Consumer Data Reveal Only 26 Percent of Working Adults With College Experience Strongly Agree Their Education is Relevant to Their Work and Day-To-Day Life Industry experts explore...

Connect To Work customer service training

Urban League of Philadelphia

Join the area’s premier FREE training program for customer service and call center professionals. Does this sound like you? Enjoy working with the public and helping people solve problems? Ready...

Youth Electoral Significance Index

Center for Information and Research on Civic Learning and Engagement

CIRCLE (Center for Information and Research on Civic Learning and Engagement) has released their 2018 Youth Electoral Significance Index (YESI), which provides research and data on youth voter trends...

Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR): A Strategic Approach

Satell Institute

Number of Adult Learners and Professionals Enrolled in the Online Course for Corporate Social Responsibility Has Grown to Over 6,000 in Less Than Five Months. The online course, created by the Satell...

Service Year + Higher Educaton Toolkit

Service Year Alliance

This guide represents potential actions universities could take to increase service year participation at their campuses (shown through case studies from educational institutions). There are many...

Impact of Democracy Prep Public Schools on Civic Participation

Democracy Builders

Independent researchers from Mathematica just released a groundbreaking 10-year longitudinal study on the voter participation of Democracy Prep alumni. Home The findings are nothing short of...

Direct Mail and Email Design Strategies That Drive Higher ROI

Network for Good

Now available on demand! How your fundraising appeal looks can be just as important as its content. This webinar will review tips and best practices for designing your direct mail and email appeal...

How to Weave the Donor Experience into the Fabric of Your Organization

Network for Good

Are you giving your donors the best experience possible? “How to Weave the Donor Experience into the Fabric of Your Organization” provides four easy steps to craft an experience that will make...

Partnerships Classifieds

Operation Warm Seeks Schools and Volunteers

Operation Warm

Operation Warm () a national charity based out of Chadds Ford, PA, provides brand-new winter coats to children in need, helping improve self-confidence, peer acceptance, school attendance, and...

volunteer to lead technology workshops for girls

TechGirlz

Instructors & Instructor Assistants Note: All volunteers must have completed background clearances on file with TechGirlz before committing to a volunteer opportunity. May 15th, 6:00 PM-8:00 PM,...

Volunteer to be a Reading Captain

Read by 4th

Will you be a Reading Captain? Read by 4th initiative connects local volunteers with students to bring their reading up to grade level In June 2017, nearly two thirds of Philadelphia School District...

Philadelphia Home.Buy.Now is looking for new employers

Urban Affairs Coalition

Is your organization or business looking to attract quality employees? Would you like to offer new benefits to your staff while avoiding high turnover costs? Did you know you can do all of this to...

National Conferences & Calls for Proposal

National College Access Network Annual Conference

National College Access Network

Join us in Pittsburgh for the 2018 NCAN National Conference Monday, September 24, 2018 – Wednesday, September 26, 2018 It’s that time of year again – we are pleased to announce the launch...

Beyond Mass Incarceration: New Horizons of Liberation and Freedom

Imagining America

PUBLIC: A Journal of Imagining America call for submissions Beyond Mass Incarceration: New Horizons of Liberation and Freedom Guest editor Ofelia Ortiz Cuevas and Carlos Francisco Jackson are now...

Call for Papers: 21st International Service-Learning Conference

Centro Latinoamericano de Aprendizaje y Servicio Solidario

due May 28, 2018 The Conference will be held August 23-24, 2018 at the University of Buenos Aires. Proposed thematic areas include: 1. Service-learning in contexts of social vulnerability. 2. Service...

2018 CUMU Annual Conference: Partnering for Equity

Coalition of Urban and Metropolitan Universities

In 2017, the CUMU Annual Conference sold out. A record 400 attendees representing 80+ colleges and universities and 40+ partner organizations convened in Denver. If this year’s call for...

Grant Opportunities

General Operating Support for organizing women and girls

New Century Trust

Since 1882, New Century Trust has worked to build the economic and political power of women and girls throughout the Philadelphia know that as women become more financially stable, they use those...

RFP: Adult Education Courses at Community Schools

City of Philadelphia Office of Adult Education

Request for Proposals Opportunity for Adult Education Courses at Community Schools. The Request for Proposals invites current adult education providers to continue their partnership with the program,...

Job Opportunities/AmeriCorps Opportunities

various teachers, Project Learn School

Project Learn School

Project Learn School is looking for a full-time junior high teacher, and a full-time primary grades teacher, beginning August 1, 2018. Project Learn is a small, cooperative school run collectively by...

Community Engagement Liaison, Health Partners Plans

Health Partners Plans

We are proud to be an EEO/AA employer M/F/D/V. Minority and women are encouraged to apply. We maintain a drug-free & nicotine free workplace and perform pre-employment substance abuse testing....

Grants Manager, KIPP Philadelphia

KIPP Philadelphia Schools

Location: Regional Office, 5070 Parkside Ave, Suite 3500D, Philadelphia, PA About KIPP Philadelphia Public Schools: KIPP Philadelphia Public Schools (KPPS) is a network of five high-performing,...

Managing Director of Development, KIPP Philadelphia

KIPP Philadelphia Schools

About KIPP Philadelphia Public Schools: KIPP Philadelphia Public Schools (KPPS) is a network of five high-performing, college-preparatory public charter schools (with a sixth school, an elementary...

Rutgers-Camden Ignite Program Site Liaison VISTA

Rutgers University

Cooper’s Poynt School and the Thomas H. Dudley Family School, two campuses within the Camden City School District, aspire to partner with community organizations to address the various needs of...

Executive and Development Associate, ArtWell

ArtWell

ArtWell is a Philadelphia-based non-profit that supports young people and their communities through multidisciplinary arts expression, education, and creative reflection to celebrate their strengths,...

Chief Development Officer, Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts

Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts

PAFA seeks an entrepreneurial and collegial fundraising leader to serve as the Chief Development Officer. Reporting to the President & CEO, the successful candidate will be a key member of the...

Advocate, Youth Advocate Programs

Youth Advocate Programs

The primary responsibility of the Advocate is to initiate, organize, plan, develop, and implement direct advocacy services to assigned clients and their families. All service plans will be based on a...

Repair the World Fellowship

Repair the World

May 31st is the final deadline for the Repair the World Fellowship applications. What Is The Fellowship? The Fellowship is a unique 11 month opportunity for individuals ages 21 to 26 who are...

Pt-time Lectures and Programming Assistant, Saint Joseph’s University

Saint Joseph's University

The Faith-Justice Institute’s Lectures and Programming Assistant is responsible for the creation and implementation of The Joseph William and Madeline Eberle Klein Fund’s...

Miscellaneous

Strategies for Creating Ongoing Mentor Training

MENTOR Independence Region

FREE Webinar on Strategies for Creating Ongoing Mentor Training Thursday, May 17 1:00-2:15pm Most mentoring programs involve their mentors in an initial training before they are matched, but fewer...

Child Savings Account Webinar

Prosperity Now

Child Savings Account Webinar: Over the last few years, new Children’s Savings Accounts (CSA) programs to help students save for college have begun working with special populations and in rural...

How to Tell Stories That Take Supporters from Passive to Passionate

Network for Good

Wednesday, May 23, 2018 @ 1:00pm ET You’re invited to our next webinar, “How to Tell Stories That Take Supporters from Passive to Passionate” to learn some new storytelling tricks...

Summer Programs for High School Students

Saint Joseph's University

ICC Summer Programs for High School Students The goal of ICC Summer Programming is for each high school student to have an academically and socially enriching experience on Saint Joseph’s...

AmeriCorps Capacity Building and Financial Effects on Non-profits Webinar

Corporation for National and Community Service

Wednesday, May 23, 2018 2:00:00 PM EDT – 3:00:00 PM EDT This webinar will be held on Wednesday, May 23, from 2:00 to 3:00 PM ET. This month, we are pleased to welcome: Introductory Remarks:...

AmeriCorps VISTA Information Session

Corporation for National and Community Service

Go Where You’re Needed with AmeriCorps VISTA – thousands of projects are accepting applications now! For a one-year commitment, you will receive a modest living allowance, a $5,920 Education...

New model for High-leverage Philanthropy

Social Innovations Institute

Our webinar will offer an introduction to and case study of a high leverage and proven innovation product. It will offer an overview of our projects for Bloomberg Philanthropies and the William Penn...

Online Course: National Service and American Democracy

Service Year Alliance

ASU + Service Year Alliance Online Course Service Year Alliance is excited to partner with Arizona State University to give young people an opportunity to receive college credit while learning about...

PHENND Fellows Blog

PHENND Fellows Spotlight: Emily Irani

PHENND

Name: Emily Irani University: University of Pennsylvania Major(s): Philosophy, Politics and Economics (PPE) with a minor in Consumer Psychology   Where are you from? Do you have a fun fact about...

Understanding and Engaging with Common Humanity: A Chat with Omar Woodard

PHENND

PHENND Fellows had the pleasure to chat with Omar Woodard, Executive Director of GreenLight Philadelphia during an installment of Dinner with a Civic Leader. Woodard has been in that position since...


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