The week of

May 21, 2019

Other Local Events and Workshops

Is School Choice the Black Choice? – May 29

The 74 & Roland Martin

We are pleased to invite you to attend “Is School Choice the Black Choice?” with The 74 and Roland Martin on Wednesday, May 29th at Mastery Charter – Shoemaker Campus. This education town hall...

Summer Workshop for Youth: Getting Ready for High School – Aug 19-23

The Murals of the Mind Project

NEW – SCHOLARSHIPS NOW AVAILABLE WANTED: Youth Getting Ready for High School Low Cost High School Readiness Program for Students aged 11-14 10:00am-3:00pm August 19 – 23, 2019 Do you know a...

Restorative Practices – Creating Cohesive Culture, June 5

Youth Build Philadelphia Learning Exchange

Date and Time: June 5, 2019 8:30 AM – 3:30 PM Location: HIVE 30 S. 15th Street, 4th Floor, Philadelphia, PA This session will deliver tools and techniques necessary for successfully creating and...

Strengths-based Family Worker Instructor Academy, Aug. 12-15

Temple University

Please join us in Harrisburg! This training series will be held August 12 – 15, 2019 from 9:00 – 4:30 at Temple University Harrisburg. The SFW Instructor Academy certifies participants...

Train the Trainers Workshop, June 11

Nonprofit Learning Lab

The Nonprofit Learning Lab will be hosting a Train the Trainers Workshop on 6/11/2019 from 10:30 am – 4:30 pm in NYC. Details are available here at  Registration is $250 for those that...

Nonprofit Institute in Philadelphia, Sept. 13

Nonprofit Learning Lab

The Nonprofit Learning Lab is hosting our Nonprofit Institute in Philadelphia, PA on September 13, 2019. This interactive institute is designed to advance the skills and knowledge...

Sex and Gender in Health Disparities Research Symposium

University of Pennsylvania

Penn PROMOTES Research on Sex and Gender in Health invites all members of the Penn community to attend their annual symposium Featuring: Dr. Eve Higginbotham, Vice Dean for Diversity and Inclusion...

Innovations in Interprofessional Training with Nursing and Behavioral Health – Jun 1

University of Pennsylvania

ANEW Symposium The ANEW Way Forward: Innovations in Interprofessional Training Using Integrated Behavioral Models in Primary Care Symposium seeks to generate a collaborative learning community for...

Business, Science and Engineering 2019 Summer Camps at Widener University

Widener University

With the summer months approaching, Widener University will once again offer a variety of fun and educational summer camps for high school students in June and July. Camp registrations are open with...

3rd Annual Philadelphia Trauma Training Conference – Jul 30

Jefferson University

Registration is now open for: 3rd Annual Philadelphia Trauma Training Conference: Promoting Equitable Access to High Quality Services for Vulnerable Children and Families, held on Thomas Jefferson...

New Resources

LEED Prep Curriculum: Green Building Lessons for a Sustainable Future

EcoRise

This LEED® Prep: Green Building Lessons for a Sustainable Future course gives students a thorough understanding of green building principles and LEED requirements to prepare them for taking the LEED...

Beyond the Clash: How a Deliberative Public Talks about Immigration – A Report on 2018 National Issues Forums on Immigration

Kettering Foundation

This report on the 2018 National Issues Forums on immigration offers a powerful demonstration that typical Americans with differing views can exchange ideas on immigration and that, as they listen to...

Partnerships Classifieds

Adult Mentors Needed for Building Bridges Youth Mentoring Program

West Kensington Ministry

Building Bridges is a one-on-one community-based mentoring program for youth ages 10-16 from the Kensington neighborhood areas. We are a relatively new program that launched last year after careful...

National Conferences & Calls for Proposal

Call for Proposals: The College Board’s Prepárate™ conference

College Board

Deadline: August 30, 2019 Sharing Your Knowledge The College Board’s Prepárate™ conference assembles education professionals from across the nation to discuss new approaches to support...

Registration Now Open for Campus Compact 2020 Conference

Campus Compact

Registration is now open for Campus Compact’s 2020 national conference, Compact20 The Promise of Full Participation: Democracy, Opportunity, Voice, March 29 – April 1, 2020, Hyatt Regency...

Call for Papers and Presentations: 2019 Research Summit, Due July 22

Corporation for National and Community Service

The Corporation for Nation and Community Service (CNCS) Office of Research and Evaluation (ORE) is excited to announce our 2019 Research Summit! Date: September 16-17, 2019 Location: Crystal City...

Grant Opportunities

Capital Magnet Fund – Aug 26

U.S. Department of Treasury

Department of Treasury, Capital Magnet Fund Deadline: Monday, August 26, 2019 Can be used to finance affordable housing activities, as well as related economic development activities and community...

Our Town creative placemaking grants program – Aug 8

National Endowment for the Arts

National Endowment for the Arts, NEA Our Town, FY 2020 Deadline: Thursday, August 8, 2019 Our Town is the National Endowment for the Arts’ creative placemaking grants program. Through project-based...

Veterans Housing Grants – Jul 22

Home Depot Foundation

Home Depot Foundation Invites Applications for Veterans Housing Grants The Home Depot Foundation is inviting applications for its Veteran Housing Grants Program. Through the program, grants ranging...

Healthcare Journalism Projects – Jul 15

National Institute for Health Care Management Foundation

National Institute for Health Care Management Foundation Invites LOIs for Healthcare Journalism Projects The National Institute for Health Care Management (NIHCM) Foundation is a nonprofit,...

Increase Equitable Health Outcomes – Aug 23

TD Bank

TD Issues Call for Innovative Solutions to Increase Equitable Health Outcomes Launched in 2018, the TD Ready Challenge serves as a springboard for social solutions to emerging problems, with a focus...

Grade 6-12 Science Projects – Nov 1

Toshiba America

Toshiba America Invites Applications for Grade 6-12 Science Projects The Toshiba America Foundation is accepting grant applications from grade 6-12 teachers for innovative science, technology,...

Delaware River Watershed Protection Fund – Jul 25

Open Space Institute

Open Space Institute Invites Applications for Delaware River Watershed Protection Fund Launched in 2014, the Delaware River Watershed Protection Fund of the Open Space Institute seeks to ensure...

Homeownership Counseling Grant Program – Jul 30

Wells Fargo Housing Philanthropy

Wells Fargo Housing Philanthropy Invites Applications for Homeownership Counseling Grant Program Wells Fargo Housing Philanthropy builds stronger communities by investing in sustainable housing...

New Arts Education Initiatives – Oct 1

GKV Foundation

GKV Foundation Invites Letters of Interest for New Arts Education Initiatives Named for its founder, Gary Knisely, and his wife, Varian, the GKV Foundation supports individual development and related...

Job Opportunities/AmeriCorps Opportunities

Part-time Survey Administrator, West Philly Promise Neighborhood

West Philly Promise Neighborhood

TEMPORARY POSITION: Part-time Survey Administrator West Philly Promise Neighborhood September 2019- December 2019 General description: • The West Philly Promise Neighborhood is an initiative funded...

Director of Engagement and Business Development, Deaf-Hearing Communication Centre

Deaf-Hearing Communication Centre

Please join us. We’re building a regional community of Deaf, hard of hearing, and DeafBlind leaders who have the potential of achieving equal access in their homes, their families and their jobs....

Human Resources Specialist, North10 Philadelphia – Full-time

North10 Philadelphia

NORTH 10 PHILADELPHIA (NORTH 10) is committed to improving the overall quality of life in the Hunting Park – East Tioga communities of North Philadelphia. Founded in 2007 as the Lenfest Center, the...

Executive Director: Fairmount Park Conservancy

Fairmount Park Conservancy

Fairmount Park Conservancy (the Conservancy) is an independent 501(c)(3) organization that champions Philadelphia parks. The Conservancy powers investment and innovative programming to activate,...

Assistant Director, Student Engagement and Civic Leadership, Lafayette College

Lafayette College

The Landis Center for Community Engagement (Landis Center) supports community-based learning and research, student leadership, and other community engagement activities. The Assistant Director for...

Out of School Time Early Literacy Coach (Part-time)

City of Philadelphia

This position will work on-site at the Philadelphia Department of Human Services (DHS) and will report to the DHS OST Early Literacy Coordinator. DHS provides continuous quality improvement services...

Out of School Time Early Literacy Coach (Full-time)

The City of Philadelphia

This position will work on-site at the Philadelphia Department of Human Services (DHS) and will report to the DHS OST Early Literacy Coordinator. DHS provides continuous quality improvement services...

Literacy Specialist/Language Arts Teacher, Full-Time

YouthBuild Philadelphia Charter School

YouthBuild Philadelphia Charter School‘s mission is to empower young adults (18-20 year-olds) to develop skills and connect to opportunities by fostering an environment of love, support, and...

Miscellaneous

Webinar: How To Write An Irresistible Nonprofit Email Newsletter Your Supporters Will Love, July 9 or 11

CharityHowTo

Email is still the king of nonprofit marketing with a 4400% ROI ($44 raised for every $1 spent) and accounts for 33% of all online fundraising revenue. Nonprofit newsletters are a critical way to...

Key to Community Grants – Cast Your Vote, July 8-26

The Philadelphia Foundation

In 2019 the Philadelphia Foundation launched a $1 million first-of-its-kind public grantmaking initiative in Philadelphia, entitled the Key to Community Grants. From July 8 through July 26, residents...

For Teachers: LEED Prep Institutes, July 29-31 (Austin, TX) or Aug. 12-14 (Westwood, MA)

EcoRise

EcoRise is providing high school and college teachers with an innovative green building curriculum and professional learning opportunities. Our goal is to prepare teachers to support more than 300...

Call for Nominations: American Civic Collaboration Awards (Civvys)

Civic Nation

The Bridge Alliance, Big Tent Nation, and NCoC are accepting nominations for the Third Annual Civvys Awards until July 12th. If you know an individual, organization, or project that is making a...

College Success Network

Call for Proposals: The College Board’s Prepárate™ conference

College Board

Deadline: August 30, 2019 Sharing Your Knowledge The College Board’s Prepárate™ conference assembles education professionals from across the nation to discuss new approaches to support...

Boosting Opportunities for Social and Economic Mobility for Families

The Kresge Foundation

The Kresge Foundation has announced a $ million funding opportunity to strengthen partnerships between community colleges and human services nonprofits that connect people with low incomes in cities...

Dollars Rule Everything Around Me: College-Bound Students’ Views on Paying for College

ACT

Finding the funds to attend college often means that many students must acquire loan debt through financial aid. This confusing but critically necessary process can influence college planning and...

Webinar: Don’t Miss Your Transfer: Effective Practices for Supporting Students

National College Access Network

Wednesday, July 24 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM Eastern Register here The majority of students who start at a community college enter with the intent to complete their bachelor’s degree. This means they plan...

Faculty Updates

For Teachers: LEED Prep Institutes, July 29-31 (Austin, TX) or Aug. 12-14 (Westwood, MA)

EcoRise

EcoRise is providing high school and college teachers with an innovative green building curriculum and professional learning opportunities. Our goal is to prepare teachers to support more than 300...

Registration Now Open for Campus Compact 2020 Conference

Campus Compact

Registration is now open for Campus Compact’s 2020 national conference, Compact20 The Promise of Full Participation: Democracy, Opportunity, Voice, March 29 – April 1, 2020, Hyatt Regency...

Call for Papers and Presentations: 2019 Research Summit, Due July 22

Corporation for National and Community Service

The Corporation for Nation and Community Service (CNCS) Office of Research and Evaluation (ORE) is excited to announce our 2019 Research Summit! Date: September 16-17, 2019 Location: Crystal City...


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