The week of

October 23, 2018

Other Local Events and Workshops

Questions Are the Answer with Hal Gregersen

Arts + Business Council of Greater Philadelphia

Hear innovation powerhouse Hal Gregersen, Executive Director of the MIT Leadership Center and co-author of The Innovator’s DNA with Defining Innovation speaker series alumnus Clayton Christensen,...

House of UMOJA 50th Anniversary celebration

House of Umoja

Announcement: Twinly, the House of UMOJA, Inc is celebrating its 50th year by protecting legacy and investing in the future. Part of this celebration will take place this Friday, October 26th at the...

21st Annual Symposium on Transforming Inner-City Education

Gesu School

Gesu School’s 21st Annual Symposium on Transforming Inner-City Education is November 2, 2018. Topic: Gesu School’s 2018 Symposium, Everyday Heroes: Unveiling the Power of Educators, will...

Early Childhood Education Training and Education Fair

Mayor’s Office of Education

Join the Mayor’s Office of Education for our Fall ECE Training and Education Fair. Learn about degree programs, professional development opportunities, and funding sources to take your career...

Identifying and Serving the Special Needs of Philadelphia Students

Philadelphia Education Fund

Join us for breakfast and discussion on Thursday, November 1st Identifying and Serving the Special Needs of Philadelphia Students It was 1971, when the District Court for the Eastern District of...

FREE GED Classes, Job Readiness/Career Exploration, Job Placement for Young Adults

Bucks County Center for Young Adults

To assist out-of-school young adults in Northeast Philadelphia and Bucks County, ages 16 to 24, to enter the emerging workforce and achieve their future goals. The Center for Young Adults is offering...

2030 District Annual Celebration and Happy Hour

Green Building United

Wed, November 7, 2018 – 5:30pm – 7:30pm Drexel University | Bossone Research Center | 3140 Market St, Philadelphia, PA 19104 Join Green Building United for its fall networking happy hour...

School Readiness Forum

Parent-Child Home Program (PCHP)

Parent-Child Home Program & Read by 4th are pleased to invite you to the first Philadelphia convening of THE SCHOOL READINESS FORUM An exploration of new ideas to prevent the K-12 Achievement Gap...

Young, Smart and Local

Campus Philly

Young, Smart and Local is a two-day conference designed to inform and engage leaders from higher education, business, government, economic development, and community organizations on best practices...

Writing programs for kids in North Philly

Mighty Writers

Mighty Writers Loves North Philly! Check out our three sites serving North Philly. Comic Book Club Ages: 12 – 18 Fridays, 3:30-5:00pm Sep 28, 2018 to Jun 07, 2019 Do you like Comics? Anime?...

Educating After Trauma: Trauma-informed practices for adult educators

Blue Door Group

The will be held on Friday, December 14, 2018 From 10:00 AM until 04:00 PM Located in : Office of Adult Education – Two Penn Center, 1500 John F. Kennedy Blvd., Suite 1412, Training Room...

New Resources

Voter Engagement Social Media Toolkit and Memes

Campus Election Engagement Project

From the Campus Election Engagement Project: Since social media is so important to students, we’ve created (or updated) the attached social media memes that schools can distribute, ideally...

Resources for Building Community Partnerships

West Virginia University Center for Service and Learning

West Virginia University is committed to building our communities. We know how important it is for our students to extend their learning beyond the classroom. We strive to offer innovative teaching...

Faculty Service-Learning Resources

Hobart and William Smith Colleges

Hobart and William Smith Colleges Center for Community Engagement and Service Learning website includes the following resources for faculty: Engaged Scholarship Defining Service-Learning...

Nonprofit Storytelling Mini-Guide

Network for Good

[eGuide] Nonprofit Storytelling Mini-Guide with Customer Samples Do you know how to tell stories that inspire donors? Download this eGuide to discover how to use storytelling to capture the...

Civic Leadership Development – Civic Agency Workshop

Minnesota Campus Compact

This is a recently curated series of experiential workshops developing civic agency through strategies and skills related to “self,” “us,” and “now,” available for download. If you would...

Non-partisan Guides for the Upcoming Mid-term Elections

Campus Election Engagement Project

The Campus Election Engagement Project creates nonpartisan, state-specific candidate & issue guides to help students navigate candidate stands. We research salient votes & what candidates say...

Miscellaneous

CleanFutures Litter Advocacy Contest

Keep Philadelphia Beautiful

In case you missed it, we’re teaming up with our forever-friends GreenFutures and CleanPHL to launch a new citizen science and anti-litter advocacy program just for students – with...

#GivingTuesday Master Class

Iris Creative Group

The Countdown is on for #GivingTuesday In 2017 the #GivingTuesday event raised an estimated $274 MILLION for nonprofits. That’s 50% over 2016’s total…which was 44% more than 2015. Most...

Webinar: Preventing Burnout: Building a Self-Care Ritual for Work

JP Higher Ed

Date: Wednesday, November 7, 2018 at 2pm (EST) Abstract: When you wake up in the morning, how do you feel about going to work? You might feel energized and excited, you might feel sad and despondent,...

Webinar: Disrupting Traditional Philanthropy

Philadelphia Social Innovations Journal

Disrupting Traditional Philanthropy: A different and more accountable approach to investing philanthropic dollars. More than million non-profit organizations exist across the United States. The vast...

IARSLCE “Chat with the Chair” Series

International Association for Research on Service-Learning and Community Engagement

IARSLCE wants to hear from you! The International Association for Research on Service-Learning & Civic Engagement Board Chair, Monica Kowal, will be hosting virtual discussions. Share your ideas...

Webinar: Creative Ways to Solicit Youth Input

Public Profit

Public Profit webinar: Creative Ways to Solicit Youth Input Thursday, October 25 4:30 PM Eastern Join this webinar to learn creative solutions to soliciting youth input. Public Profit has developed...

Job Opportunities/AmeriCorps Opportunities

President/CEO, Welcome America Inc.

Welcome America

Welcome America, Inc. is a 501(c)3, non-profit organization engaged in a public-private partnership with the City of Philadelphia. Welcome America, Inc.’s mission is to promote American history,...

Instructional Consultant, YESPhilly

YESPhilly

YESPhilly seeks an Instructional Consultant to provide teacher development and evaluation.   A few basics about YESPhilly’s Accelerated High School: We are small (approx. 100 students) Located in...

Applications open for Tribe 12 Fellowship

Tribe 12

Applications are now live for the Tribe 12 Fellowship, an incredible leadership experience for individuals that are dedicated to personal growth, enriching our communities, and making Judaism their...

Director of Academic Engagement Programs, La Salle University

La Salle University

The Director of Academic Engagement Programs, is a key member of the Academic Affairs team. She/he is responsible for providing leadership and vision for both the Academic Discovery and Summit...

Grant Opportunities

Innovative Educational Projects for paralyzed veterans

Paralyzed Veterans of America Education Foundation

Paralyzed Veterans of America Education Foundation Invites Proposals for Innovative Educational Projects Paralyzed Veterans of America advocates for better health care and benefits for paralyzed...

Franklin Research Grants

American Philosophical Society

American Philosophical Society Accepting Applications for Franklin Research Grants Since 1933, the American Philosophical Society has awarded grants to scholars to help underwrite the cost of...

Patient-Centered Healthcare Research

Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute

PCORI Invites LOIs for Patient-Centered Healthcare Research The Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute helps people make informed healthcare decisions and improves healthcare delivery and...

Teacher Recognition Grant

International Reading Association

International Reading Association Invites Applications for Teacher Recognition Grant Since 1956, the International Reading Association has been a nonprofit, global network of individuals and...

Litigation to Advance Social Justice

Impact Fund

Impact Fund Offers Support for Litigation to Advance Social Justice The Impact Fund provides grants to nonprofit legal firms, private attorneys, and/or small law firms working to advance social...

Walkability Community Change Grants mini-grants

America Walks

America Walks Accepting Applications for Community Change Grants America Walks believes that walkable communities lead to improved safety and health for community members of all ages, abilities,...

Pennsylvania AmeriCorps State Grants

PennSERVE

PennSERVE Announces a Request for Applications for 2019-2020 Pennsylvania AmeriCorps State Grants Across the country, AmeriCorps engages more than 80,000 Americans in intensive service each year at...

2019 AmeriCorps Notice of Funding Opportunity

Corporation for National and Community Service

CNCS recently released the 2019 AmeriCorps Notice of Funding Opportunity (NOFO), Application Instructions, Performance Measure Instructions, and Mandatory Supplemental Guidance. 2019 AmeriCorps...

Faculty Updates

Franklin Research Grants

American Philosophical Society

American Philosophical Society Accepting Applications for Franklin Research Grants Since 1933, the American Philosophical Society has awarded grants to scholars to help underwrite the cost of...

Call for Abstracts: Education Reform, Communities and Social Justice

Rutgers University

EDUCATION REFORM, COMMUNITIES, AND SOCIAL JUSTICE: EXPLORING THE INTERSECTIONS Monday, May 20, 2019 Edward J. Bloustein School of Planning & Public Policy, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ...

Resources for Building Community Partnerships

West Virginia University Center for Service and Learning

West Virginia University is committed to building our communities. We know how important it is for our students to extend their learning beyond the classroom. We strive to offer innovative teaching...

Faculty Service-Learning Resources

Hobart and William Smith Colleges

Hobart and William Smith Colleges Center for Community Engagement and Service Learning website includes the following resources for faculty: Engaged Scholarship Defining Service-Learning...

Civic Leadership Development – Civic Agency Workshop

Minnesota Campus Compact

This is a recently curated series of experiential workshops developing civic agency through strategies and skills related to “self,” “us,” and “now,” available for download. If you would...

National Women’s History Alliance Inaugural Networking Conference

National Women's History Project

Announcing the National Women’s History Alliance Inaugural Networking Conference: Forward Together: Writing Women Back into History The National Women’s History Alliance (expanded from...

Non-partisan Guides for the Upcoming Mid-term Elections

Campus Election Engagement Project

The Campus Election Engagement Project creates nonpartisan, state-specific candidate & issue guides to help students navigate candidate stands. We research salient votes & what candidates say...

IARSLCE “Chat with the Chair” Series

International Association for Research on Service-Learning and Community Engagement

IARSLCE wants to hear from you! The International Association for Research on Service-Learning & Civic Engagement Board Chair, Monica Kowal, will be hosting virtual discussions. Share your ideas...

2019 International Service-Learning Research Conference – Save the Date

International Association for Research on Service-Learning and Community Engagement

The International Association for Research on Service-Learning & Community Engagement announces its 2019 conference, October 23-25, Albuquerque, NM; call for proposals coming spring 2019.  Read...

Call for Proposals: Community Leadership: Educating the Next Generation – Deadline Extended

Gulf-South Summit

If you’ve never attended a Gulf-South Summit (now in its 17th year), mark your calendars! The annual GSS on Service-Learning and Civic Engagement is three days of collegial information sharing,...

Call for Submissions: Critical Service-Learning

Journal of Community Engagement and Higher Education

Call for Submissions! JCEHE Special Edition on Critical Service-Learning We are pleased to announce that the Journal of Community Engagement and Higher Education and Indiana Campus Compact are...

National Conferences & Calls for Proposal

Co-op Impact Conference

National Co-operative Business Association

October 3-5, 2018 Pentagon City, VA The Cooperative Economy: Grow, Participate, Connect The cooperative movement is at a crossroads. With American economic growth largely concentrated in a small...

Call for Proposals: Engaged Inclusivity: Perceptions, Realities, and Aspirations

Association of American Colleges and Universities

2019 Diversity, Equity, and Student Success Engaged Inclusivity: Perceptions, Realities, and Aspirations March 28, 2019 to March 30, 2019 Omni William Penn 530 William Penn Place...

Call for Submissions: Critical Service-Learning

Journal of Community Engagement and Higher Education

Call for Submissions! JCEHE Special Edition on Critical Service-Learning We are pleased to announce that the Journal of Community Engagement and Higher Education and Indiana Campus Compact are...

Call for Proposals: Beyond Borders: Embracing Multiple Ways of Knowing and Being

Western Region Campus Compact

Call for Proposals: 20th Western Region Continuums of Service (COS) Conference March 6-8, 2019 Please join us in sunny San Diego, for the 20th Western Region Continuums of Service (COS) Conference...

Partnerships Classifieds

volunteers needed, Puentes de Salud education program

Puentes de Salud

Our Mission Puentes de Salud promotes the health and wellness of Philadelphia’s rapidly growing Latino immigrant population through health care, education, and community...


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