The week of

July 16, 2019

Other Local Events and Workshops

Free Prof’l Development from Penn Museum – Unpacking the Past: China Program Preview (6th-8th grade teachers in Phila. Title I Schools), Aug. 13

Penn Museum

Unpacking the Past: China Program Preview (6th-8th grade teachers in Philadelphia Title I Schools), Tuesday, August 13, 2019, 8:30 am – 3:00 pm, FREE, Penn Museum, Group Entrance, 3260 South...

Free Professional Development from Penn Museum, Inquiry into China (3rd – 5th grade teachers in Title I Schools), Aug. 7

Penn Museum

Inquiry into China: Program Preview (3rd – 5th grade teachers in Title I Schools), Wednesday, August 7, 2019, 10:30 am – 5:00 pm, FREE, Penn Museum, Group Entrance, 3260 South Street,...

11th Annual Beer Summit on Race Relations, July 30

Global Citizen

Our Tuesday, July 30, 11th annual Beer Summit on Race is fast approaching and will bring together a diverse cross-section of our community to address this year’s topic: Anti-Racism: Deconstructing...

Public Policy Lab Inaugural Symposium, Temple University, Sept. 5

Temple University

Date and Time: Thursday, September 5, 2019, 8:30am – 5:00pm Location: Howard Gittis Student Center, Room 200C, 1755 N. 13th Street, Philadelphia, PA 19122 Join us for a day-long symposium...

RSVP for Philadelphia Foundation Key to Community Grants Reveal Party, July 31

Philadelphia Foundation

Date and Time: Wednesday, July 31, 2019, 5:00 – 7:00 PM Location: Comcast Technology Center, 1800 Arch Street, 27th Floor, Philadelphia, PA 19103 Please RSVP by Friday, July 26th. Celebrate with us...

Philadelphia FIGHT’s PrEP Week, July 15-20

Philadelphia FIGHT

Calling all community members and medical and healthcare professionals! Join us for Philadelpia FIGHT’s PrEP Week, July 15-20, 2019. This series of events is held in mid-July to commemorate the...

Mochas & Mentoring, Aug. 8

MENTOR Independence Region

Date and Time: Thursday, August 8, 2019, 9:00 AM – 10:00 AM Location: 123 South Broad Street, Suite 1050, Philadelphia, PA 19109 Does your mentoring program work with middle school youth? Do you...

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...

New Resources

Clean Slate program goes automated

Community Legal Services

Clean Slate law erases records of millions of arrests, convictions Forty million. That’s the number of criminal charges in Pennsylvania that are now eligible for automatic sealing due to the second...

Southeastern PA Household Health Survey results

Public Health Management Corporation

PHMC releases Southeastern PA Household Health Survey results The 2018-2019 Southeastern Pennsylvania (SEPA) Household Health Survey (HHS), conducted by Public Health Management Corporation (link is...

Free Download: Journalism Instruction and Citizen-Centered Democracy 2019

Kettering Foundation

Journalism Instruction and Citizen-Centered Democracy 2019, a working paper from the Kettering Foundation, details an ongoing Kettering Foundation learning exchange with journalism educators on...

The Confounding Promise of Community: Why It Matters More Than Ever for Student Success

American Association of Colleges and Universities

Read AAC&U’s current issue of Liberal Education: The Confounding Promise of Community: Why It Matters More Than Ever for Student Success. Community engagement can be confounding. The...

Emphasizing the Importance of Growing Collegiate Voter Turnout

Civic Nation

“In the rural mountains of northern Thailand, I clutched my colleague Wan around the waist as I sat perched on the back of his dirt bike. I’d joined him on this seven-hour ride through...

Partnerships Classifieds

Seeking MightyFest Writing Carnival Partners for Sept. 28

Mighty Writers

We want YOU to be a part of our 2nd Annual MightyFest Carnival on the Parkway this September! It’s a kids’ writing festival with over 50 free writing activities and carnival games and a...

National Conferences & Calls for Proposal

Keeping Our Children Safe: Strategies for Schools and Communities – Oct 2-3

Center for Schools and Communities

Pennsylvania Safe Schools Conference planned for October 2019 Safe Schools Conference Keeping Our Children Safe: Strategies for Schools and Communities October 2-3, 2019 | Hilton, Harrisburg, Pa....

Imagining America Celebrates Twentieth Anniversary with a National Gathering, Oct. 18-20

Imagining America

Honoring twenty years of supporting publicly engaged artists, designers, scholars, and organizers, Imagining America is hosting a conference, Mighty Dreams: Designing and Fostering Belonging in...

Call for Proposals: 2020 National Student Success Conference, Deadline Aug. 26

National Student Success Conference

The third annual National Student Success Conference: Innovators & Innovations in Higher Education, March 1-3, 2020, cohosted by the University of South Florida and the Florida Consortium of...

Nonprofit Mgmt Institute: Transforming Anxiety into Active Leadership – Sep 10-11

Stanford Social Innovation Review (SSIR)

NONPROFIT MANAGEMENT INSTITUTE SEPTEMBER 10-12, 2019 STANFORD, CA Many of us today are living in a constant state of generalized anxiety, in both our personal and professional lives. Concerns about...

Grant Opportunities

Conrad N. Hilton Humanitarian Prize – Oct 1

Conrad N. Hilton Foundation

Conrad N. Hilton Foundation Accepting Applications for 2020 Conrad N. Hilton Humanitarian Prize The $2 million Conrad N. Hilton Humanitarian Prize is the largest annual humanitarian award presented...

BridgeBuilder to Identify Ideas to Help Migrants, Refugees, and Displaced People – Aug 17

GHR Foundation

GHR Foundation and OpenIDEO Launch Third BridgeBuilder to Identify Ideas to Help Migrants, Refugees, and Displaced People In collaboration with open innovation platform OpenIDEO, the...

Projects to Improve the Lives of Formerly Incarcerated Men and Women – Aug 15

Bernard and Audre Rapoport Foundation

Rapoport Foundation Invites LOIs for Projects to Improve the Lives of Formerly Incarcerated Men and Women The Bernard and Audre Rapoport Foundation invites Letters of Intent for projects with...

K-12 Teacher Grants: Aviation – Aug 31

Society of Aviation and Flight Educators

Society of Aviation and Flight Educators Invite Applications for K-12 Teacher Grants The Society of Aviation and Flight Educators (SAFE) works to create a safer aviation environment by supporting...

Decision-Making for Adults With Intellectual, Developmental Disabilities – Sep 4

WITH Foundation

WITH Foundation Issues RFP for Supported Decision-Making for Adults With Intellectual, Developmental Disabilities The WITH Foundation, the American Academy of Developmental Medicine and Dentistry,...

Foundation for Early Childhood Invites Letters of Intent – Sep 30

Caplan Foundation for Early Childhood

Caplan Foundation for Early Childhood Invites Letters of Intent The Caplan Foundation for Early Childhood is an incubator of promising research and development projects with potential to improve the...

Keystone Communities Program – Aug 31

Pennsylvania Department of Community and Economic Development

Keystone Communities Program accepting applications The Keystone Communities (KC) program is designed to encourage the creation of partnerships between the public and private sectors that jointly...

Grants for Children and Families in DelCo – Jul 26

Foundation for Delaware County

Delco foundation issues Request for Proposals We are excited to announce that The Foundation for Delaware County’s second competitive grantmaking cycle is underway. While we make some grants...

Call for Grant Applications: 2019 Summer Causality Brand Grant, Deadline July 31

Think Causality

Nonprofit? Government Agency? Education? Apply now for pro bono and partial pro bono branding, creative services and web site design. This opportunity is open to #nonprofits, #government agencies,...

Job Opportunities/AmeriCorps Opportunities

Campus Election Institutional Fellows for Fall 2019

Campus Election Engagement Project

CEEP Needs You! Or more likely, a student you know. We’re looking for Institutional Fellows for Fall 2019. Student fellows help Register, Educate, Engage, and Get Out The Vote on their college...

Re-entry Program Manager, Full-time

OIC of America

OIC of America (OICA) is a nonprofit organization and the national office of a network of 34 workforce development organizations spread across the United States.  Our mission is to provide...

Re-entry Program Coordinator, Full-time

OIC of America

OIC of America (OICA) is a nonprofit organization and the national office of a network of 34 workforce development organizations spread across the United States.  Our mission is to provide...

Data Analyst, Full-time

OIC of America

OIC of America is a national affiliate network focused on workforce development for undeserved communities. Currently, we are operating 4 Department of Labor grants as the intermediary for our...

AmeriCorps DAWN program recruiting members

YWCA Tri-County Area

YWCA Tri-County Area recruiting for AmeriCorps DAWN program Adult learners will have opportunities to improve their skills and knowledge related to employment through a partnership between YWCA...

Graduate Assistant, Civic House, University of Pennsylvania

Civic House

Civic House is the University of Pennsylvania’s hub for civic engagement and social justice education. Civic House promotes mutually beneficial collaborations between Penn and Philadelphia...

Operations Manager – Greater Philadelphia Coalition Against Hunger, Full Time

Greater Philadelphia Coalition Against Hunger

The Coalition is hiring for the position of Operations Manager. The Operations Manager is a data-driven senior management position responsible for the agency’s bookkeeping and data...

Head Custodian – NORTH10, Full-time

North10 Philadelphia

The Head Custodian will report to and be evaluated by the Operations Manager. The Head Custodian will the cleaning and maintenance programs at the Lenfest Center and: Support any volunteers or...

Senior Manager, Facilities – NORTH10, Full-time

North10 Philadelphia

The Senior Manager, Facilities will report to and be evaluated by the Senior Director of Operations and Special Projects.  The Senior Manager, Facilities will support all major facilities projects...

Senior Manager, OST Programs – NORTH10, Full-time

North10 Philadelphia

Job Description The Senior Manager, OST Programs will report to and be evaluated by the Center Director. The Senior Manager, OST Programs will support all Out of School time programs and: Provide...

Miscellaneous

Ascending Leadership Program Info Session – Jul 24

Bryn Mawr College

Save The Dates For NELI’s Ascending Leadership Program The Nonprofit Ascending Leadership Certificate program helps you to shift into the higher-level strategic thinking required in executive...

Campus Compact Offers Community Engagement Professional Credentialing Program

Campus Compact

This new program provides civic and community engagement professionals with opportunities to earn formal recognition for the knowledge and skills they develop throughout their careers. Two of the...

ALL IN Campus Democracy Challenge – Catch up on Our Action Planning Webinar Series

ALL IN Campus Democracy Challenge

We are now halfway through our 2019 webinar series focused on developing a high-quality action plan. Each webinar focuses on a different section of the Strengthening American Democracy...

College Success Network

ProPelled: The Effects of Grants on Graduation, Earnings, and Welfare

American Economic Journal: Applied Economics

Abstract: We estimate effects of the Pell Grant—the largest US federal grant for college students—using administrative data from Texas public colleges and a discontinuity in grant generosity for...

Report: Those Left Behind Gaps in College – Attainment by Race and Geography

Center for American Progress

Introduction and summary In the heart of the Arkansas Delta lies Lee County, a rural area with a deep history. Cotton, an industry sustained by slaves and, later, African American sharecroppers, once...

Faculty Updates

Campus Compact Offers Community Engagement Professional Credentialing Program

Campus Compact

This new program provides civic and community engagement professionals with opportunities to earn formal recognition for the knowledge and skills they develop throughout their careers. Two of the...

Imagining America Celebrates Twentieth Anniversary with a National Gathering, Oct. 18-20

Imagining America

Honoring twenty years of supporting publicly engaged artists, designers, scholars, and organizers, Imagining America is hosting a conference, Mighty Dreams: Designing and Fostering Belonging in...

The Confounding Promise of Community: Why It Matters More Than Ever for Student Success

American Association of Colleges and Universities

Read AAC&U’s current issue of Liberal Education: The Confounding Promise of Community: Why It Matters More Than Ever for Student Success. Community engagement can be confounding. The...


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