The week of

January 22, 2019

PHENND Events/Activities

PHENND Seeks Community Partnerships Coordinator VISTA members

PHENND

Join a cohort that works to strengthen communication, collaboration and community in local Philadelphia schools. PHENND seeks 21 full-time AmeriCorps VISTAs: 16 serve as Community Partnership...

Other Local Events and Workshops

New Writing Programs at Mighty Rec Centers

Mighty Writers

MW Penrose (11th & Susquehanna) & MW Rivera (5th & Allegheny) Game ON! (ages 7-17) Thursdays, 6:00-7:30 PM Jan 3 to Feb 28, 2019 Come join in for a night of fun and games. We’ll...

2019 Diversity & Inclusion Conference – Mar 25

Global Philadelphia Association

The 2019 Diversity & Inclusion Conference is an education summit designed for CEOs, corporate leaders, chief diversity officers, and government officials to exchange insights and concepts about...

TEACHER CAFÉ: Dynamic Classroom Resources for Black History Month – Jan 23

Free Library of Philadelphia

Date and Time: Wednesday, January 23, 2019, 4:00-5:30 PM Location: Parkway Central Library, 1901 Vine Street, Philadelphia, PA 19103 K-12 teachers and other educators across Philadelphia are invited...

Food Fight: Equality, Opportunity and the Pursuit of Independence – Feb 12

Jefferson University

Date and Time: Tuesday, February 12, 12-1 PM Location: Connelly Auditorium, Hamilton Building, 1001 Locust Street, Phila., PA The Jefferson Humanities Forum is pleased to present visiting speaker...

What Faith-Based Charities Need to know about Unique Legal & Regulatory Considerations – Mar 19

La Salle University

Whether you are a church, synagogue, mosque or ashram, there are legal requirements and considerations that impact your activities and operations in the community. To help you better understand these...

Literacy Lab for young readers

Friends of the Free Library of Philadelphia

Literacy Lab Returns! Literacy Lab provides small group literacy instruction for students in 1st to 3rd grade who struggle to read on grade level. The Literacy Lab program will consist of Read Aloud,...

Expungement Screening Event – Mar 9

Rutgers Law School

Date and Time: Saturday, March 9, 2019, 2-4 PM Location: South Jersey Legal Services, 745 Market Street, Camden NJ ***Pre-registration Required*** If you have been arrested or convicted of a crime in...

Making the Case for Making a Case… in Writing! – Feb 7

Philadelphia Education Fund

The Philadelphia Education Fund presents the Education First Compact Monthly Speaker Series, “Making the Case for Making a Case … in Writing!”. Join us for breakfast and discussion....

OnTrack’s Free College and Career Readiness Workshop Series

Uncommon Individual Foundation

The Uncommon Individual Foundation offers the following post-secondary education workshops this spring: Navigating High School Goal Setting & Planning Social Media Usage Essay Writing for the...

Movie Screening: Backpack Full of Cash, Sunday, January 27

Alliance for Philadelphia Public Schools

The Alliance for Philadelphia Public Schools Invites you to a screening of Backpack Full of Cash on Sunday January 27 at 2 pm at the Unitarian Society of Germantown (6511 Lincoln Drive 19119). Ample...

Black Lives Matter Week of Action, February 2-10

Black Lives Matter

Join the Caucus of Working Educators and other organizations for powerful racial justice organizing – happening this year in more than 30 cities across the country – that will connect...

New Resources

An Evaluation of the Impact of Restorative Practices in a Mid-Sized Urban School District

Rand Corporation

Can Restorative Practices Improve School Climate and Curb Suspensions? Across the country, school districts, their stakeholders, and policymakers have become increasingly concerned about suspensions,...

New Report: Principal Mobility in Philadelphia Schools

Philadelphia Education Research Consortium

When a principal leaves a school, research suggests that students tend to suffer. And a new study of K-12 schools in Pennsylvania shows that principals are more mobile in big, urban districts. In a...

Updated State Policy Toolkit for College Access and Success

National College Access Network

NCAN Releases Updated State Policy Toolkit NCAN has released the second version of its State Policy Toolkit. The updated Toolkit includes reports, legislation, and data from the past year, and...

Journal of Higher Education Outreach and Engagement – Newest Issue

Joural of Higher Education Outreach and Engagement

The Journal of Higher Education Outreach and Engagement recently published its latest issue, Volume 22, No. 4 (December 2018). We invite you to review the enclosed Table of Contents and visit our...

Miscellaneous

How to Successfully Research Grants – Jan 30

Charity How To

Finding a Needle in a Haystack: How to Successfully Research Grants by Diane Leonard, GPC Join us January 30th at 1 PM Identifying new grant funders for your nonprofit can feel like looking for a...

Relational Energetics: Hidden Drivers of Working Relationships and Team Performance – Jan 23

National College Access Network

Wednesday, January 23 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM Eastern Register here This high-impact webinar led by Doug Pedersen, CEO of Careers In Nonprofits, gives participants an understanding of how we all affect...

Secrets to Effective Boards

La Salle Nonprofit Center

Kicking Butt and Taking Names: Shaking up the board (or Secrets to Effective Boards) Tuesday, February 19, 2019 – 12:00 pm to 01:00 pm Maybe the board has lost momentum. Maybe there’s a...

Campus Compact Webinar Series, 2019

Campus Compact

Campus Compact’s 2019 webinar series takes the great and varied work happening on the ground around the country and brings it straight to your desk. Topics touch on issues of relevance to faculty,...

Webinar – Election Reflections: Gaining Insights for Future Elections

ALL IN Campus Democracy Challenge

ALL IN Campus Democracy Challenge offers their first 2019 Webinar, Election Reflections: Gaining Insights for Future Elections, Thursday, January 24, 2019, 2:00 PM – 3:30 PM EST. During this...

Job Opportunities/AmeriCorps Opportunities

Artists in Education Program Administrator, Young Audiences New Jersey & Eastern Pennsylvania

Young Audiences New Jersey & Eastern Pennsylvania

Young Audiences New Jersey & Eastern Pennsylvania’s (YA) mission is to inspire young people and expand their learning through the arts. We envision a future in which all students in the region...

Director of STEM Workforce Partnerships, University City Science Center

University City Science Center

The University City Science Center in Philadelphia is hiring a Director of STEM Workforce Partnerships. This position will maintain contact with a robust network of STEM employers in the region and...

Summer Aftercare Educator, Schuylkill Center for Environmental Education

The Schulykill Center for Environmental Education

The Schuylkill Center’s Aftercare program is an environmentally focused program dedicated to letting children immerse themselves in nature through free play and exploration. Free, unstructured play...

Nature Ramblers/Summer Environmental Educator, Schuylkill Center for Environmental Education

The Schulykill Center for Environmental Education

The Schuylkill Center’s Nature Ramblers summer camp is an environmentally focused program that strives to give children the opportunity to explore and learn about their relationship to the...

Adventure Treks/Outdoor Educators/Leaders, Schuylkill Center for Environmental Education

The Schulykill Center for Environmental Education

The Schuylkill Center’s Adventure Treks is an environmentally focused adventure camp for teens and pre-teens. Week-long programs are designed to challenge campers emotionally, physically, and...

Associate Director of Service-Learning and Volunteer Programs – West Chester University

West Chester University

West Chester University has an exciting job opportunity here on our campus—the Associate Director of Service-Learning and Volunteer Programs.  This position is part of a new staffing structure...

Penn Asian Senior Services – Five new positions

Penn Asian Senior Services

Our organization is opening a new Senior Community Center and has the following positions available: Senior Center Director Penn Asian Evergreen Social Worker Evergreen Center Program Manager...

Grant Opportunities

Future of Work Research

Russell Sage Foundation

Russell Sage Foundation Seeks Letters of Inquiry for Future of Work Research One of the oldest foundations in the United States, the Russell Sage Foundation was established by Margaret Olivia Sage in...

School Breakfast Program Grants

Action for Healthy Kids

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

Clinical Scholars Program: Culture of Health

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...

K-5 Science and Math Projects

Toshiba America Foundation

Toshiba America Foundation Invites Applications for K-5 Science and Math Projects The Toshiba America Foundation is accepting grant applications from K-5 teachers for innovative science or math...

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...

Youth Bereavement Support Services Grants

A Little Hope

A Little Hope Offering Youth Bereavement Support Services Grants A Little HOPE supports organizations that provide bereavement support services and grief counseling to children and teens who have...

Stay Tuned for a New Request for Proposals: AMP Grants

Bringing Theory to Practice

In mid-February, BTtoP will issue an RFP for a new grant opportunity:  Amplifying, Disseminating, and Increasing the Public Reach of Research and Practice (AMP) Grants. AMP grants will offer between...

Pennsylvania Asian American & Pacific Islander (AAPI) Civic Engagement Funding – 2019 Request for Proposals

SEAMAAC

SEAMAAC is pleased to announce a Request For Proposals (RFP) for 2019 Non-Partisan Civic Engagement Projects to Support Pennsylvania’s AAPI Communities. Goals: All subgrantee activities will...

Environmental, Education, Human Services Projects

Lawrence Foundation

Lawrence Foundation Accepting Proposals for Environmental, Education, Human Services Projects The Lawrence Foundation awards grants in the areas of the environment, education, human services, and...

Baseball Tomorrow Fund

Major League Baseball

Baseball Tomorrow Fund Invites Applications From Youth Baseball and Softball Programs The Baseball Tomorrow Fund is a joint initiative of Major League Baseball and the Major League Baseball Players...

Faculty Updates

2019 Universities Fighting World Hunger Summit, March 15-16

Universities Fighting World Hunger

Universities Fighting World Hunger is a coalition of institutions of higher education dedicated to educating students in all disciplines about the causes of hunger and to training and encouraging...

Save the Date – 20th Anniversary Imagining America Gathering, October 18-20, 2019

Imagining America

The 20th Anniversary Imagining America National Gathering to be held in Albuquerque, NM in partnership with the University of New Mexico Imagining America: Artists and Scholars in Public Life and the...

Stay Tuned for a New Request for Proposals: AMP Grants

Bringing Theory to Practice

In mid-February, BTtoP will issue an RFP for a new grant opportunity:  Amplifying, Disseminating, and Increasing the Public Reach of Research and Practice (AMP) Grants. AMP grants will offer between...

Call for Papers – International Undergraduate Journal for Service-learning, Leadership, and Social Justice

International Undergraduate Journal For Service-Learning

As you begin Spring Semester please remind interested students that the International Undergraduate Journal for Service-learning, Leadership, and Social Justice has a call for papers. You and your...

Active Citizens Conference – March 23, 2019, Williamsburg, VA – Workshop Proposal & Registration

William and Mary

Gathering 100+ attendees, The William and Mary Active Citizens Conference, Educating, Uniting, and Inspiring Active Citizens,  is an engaging space for students to share their experience and...

Campus Compact Webinar Series, 2019

Campus Compact

Campus Compact’s 2019 webinar series takes the great and varied work happening on the ground around the country and brings it straight to your desk. Topics touch on issues of relevance to faculty,...

Metropolitan Universities Journal – Call for Manuscripts – University Social Responsibility in Asia

Metropolitan Universities journal

Metropolitan Universities journal is pleased to partner with the Asia-Pacific Regional Conference on Service-Learning on an upcoming issue, “University Social Responsibility in Asia.” This...

Journal of Higher Education Outreach and Engagement – Newest Issue

Joural of Higher Education Outreach and Engagement

The Journal of Higher Education Outreach and Engagement recently published its latest issue, Volume 22, No. 4 (December 2018). We invite you to review the enclosed Table of Contents and visit our...

National Conferences & Calls for Proposal

Call for Submissions: Perspectives on Urban Education – Feb 15

University of Pennsylvania

Submission Deadline: February 15, 2019 Perspectives on Urban Education is an online, student-run journal produced by the Penn Graduate School of Education. For our Spring 2019 edition, Perspectives...

Call for Workshops, HIV/AIDS Prevention and Education Summit – Mar 1

Philadelphia FIGHT

We Are Now Accepting Prevention Summit Workshop Submissions! Additionally, you will see that workshop submissions are open for the HIV/AIDS Prevention and Education Summit. The summit will be held on...

Call for Workshop Proposals: 2019 PA AmeriCorps Week Celebration and Conference – Jan 29

PennSERVE

Thank you for your interest in presenting at the 2019 PA AmeriCorps Week Celebration and Conference! This year’s event will be held on Thursday, March 14, 2019, in Philadelphia and will bring...

2019 Universities Fighting World Hunger Summit, March 15-16

Universities Fighting World Hunger

Universities Fighting World Hunger is a coalition of institutions of higher education dedicated to educating students in all disciplines about the causes of hunger and to training and encouraging...

Save the Date – 20th Anniversary Imagining America Gathering, October 18-20, 2019

Imagining America

The 20th Anniversary Imagining America National Gathering to be held in Albuquerque, NM in partnership with the University of New Mexico Imagining America: Artists and Scholars in Public Life and the...

Call for Papers – International Undergraduate Journal for Service-learning, Leadership, and Social Justice

International Undergraduate Journal For Service-Learning

As you begin Spring Semester please remind interested students that the International Undergraduate Journal for Service-learning, Leadership, and Social Justice has a call for papers. You and your...

Active Citizens Conference – March 23, 2019, Williamsburg, VA – Workshop Proposal & Registration

William and Mary

Gathering 100+ attendees, The William and Mary Active Citizens Conference, Educating, Uniting, and Inspiring Active Citizens,  is an engaging space for students to share their experience and...

Metropolitan Universities Journal – Call for Manuscripts – University Social Responsibility in Asia

Metropolitan Universities journal

Metropolitan Universities journal is pleased to partner with the Asia-Pacific Regional Conference on Service-Learning on an upcoming issue, “University Social Responsibility in Asia.” This...

College Success Network

Updated State Policy Toolkit for College Access and Success

National College Access Network

NCAN Releases Updated State Policy Toolkit NCAN has released the second version of its State Policy Toolkit. The updated Toolkit includes reports, legislation, and data from the past year, and...

Partnerships Classifieds

Volunteer as a College Access Coach – Temple, Upper Darby, Chester

Let's Get Ready

Volunteer Coaches in Let’s Get Ready’s College Access Program teach the math, verbal, or both sections of the SAT and mentor students through the college application process. Coaches commit to:...


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