The week of

October 8, 2019

Other Local Events and Workshops

Positive Youth Development 101 – Oct 31

Center for Youth Development Professionals

Spend your Halloween with the Center for Youth Development Professionals! Register for Positive Youth Development 101. Knowledge of the PYD Framework is MUST for all adults who work with children...

History of Afterschool – Oct 17

Center for Youth Development Professionals

How much do you know about history? Afterschool programs are now a part of the community landscape. But, few are aware that afterschool has been around for over a hundred years, making important...

On the Table: We Count in Delco 2020! – Oct 17

Office of Senator Kearney

Please Join Senator Kearney and others (or share the event!): On the Table: We Count in Delco 2020! Thursday, October 17 @ 1:00 PM Delaware County Intermediate Unit (DCIU) 200 Yale Avenue Morton, PA...

Fundraiser for Ziegler Elementary School, Oct. 21

Ziegler Elementary School

School spirit tastes great! Make dinner a selfless act by joining us for a fundraiser for Ziegler Elementary School. Come to the Chipotle at 2327 Cottman Avenue, Philadelphia, PA on Monday, October...

What it Takes to Plan, Run, and Conduct Food Tourism on the Corridor – Oct 29

Philadelphia Association of Community Development Corporations

Learning on the Go: Chorizo, Kimchee, and Collard Greens: What it Takes to Plan, Run, and Conduct Food Tourism on the Corridor Join Ambrose Liu of Olney Culture Lab of CultureTrust Greater...

Interview With The Pros workforce seminar – Oct 22

Temple University

Please spread the word to all job seeking adults, important FREE job readiness seminar, register TODAY… Adult Job Seekers Invited – FREE Workforce Seminar! October 22, 2019, 4pm-5:30pm...

Mochas & Mentoring – Oct 30

MENTOR Independence Region

Mentors are critical resources for mentoring programs. Not enough mentors often means fewer opportunities for the youth involved in our programs. Low mentor retention means a larger investment of...

Celebration of Writing & Literacy – Oct 12

University of Pennsylvania

I wanted to invite you to the upcoming Celebration of Writing & Literacy on Saturday, October 12th in Stiteler Hall. Numerous teachers from around the area will be presenting their curriculum...

Health & Wellness Seminar – Oct 20

Overbrook Environmental Education Center

Sunday, October 20, 2019 2:00-6:00 PM Karima’s Banquet Hall 1928 W. Hunting Park Ave Phila 19140 Speakers: Hakim Abdus-Salam – CHHC Marina Olokun Jerome Shabazz – Overbrook Environmental...

Climate Justice and Environmental Citizenship – Oct 15

University of Pennsylvania

The Andrea Mitchell Center is pleased to announce a new initiative, CONVERSATIONS, a partnership with the Government and Politics Association at Penn. Each CONVERSATIONS event brings together a wide...

Pathways of Student Success – Supporting Postsecondary Pathways – Oct 31

Temple University

21st Century Counselor Pathways of Student Success – Supporting Postsecondary Pathways The Pennsylvania Department of Education along with Team Pennsylvania and the Pennsylvania Reach Higher...

Digital Access and Civic Engagement – Nov 1

Technology Learning Collaborative Philadelphia

TLC Philly – 7th Annual Conference – Digital Access and Civic Engagement Our 2019 conference theme is Digital Access and Civic Engagement and will feature Angela Siefer of the National...

Increasing Diversity at all Levels of the Education Pipeline – Oct 8

Urban League of Philadelphia

The Urban League of Philadelphia is hosting a statewide Equity Convening on Wednesday, October 9, 2019 from 9 to 11 at Drexel University. This year, in addition to our national and statewide equity...

Success Stories: Overbrook Environmental Education Center – Oct 15

Community Design Collaborative

Tuesday, October 15, 2019 at 12 noon Center for Architecture + Design, 1218 Arch Street Jerome Shabazz, Executive Director of the Overbrook Environmental Education Center, and Tavis Dockwiller,...

Center for Black Educator Development – Professional Development Series

The Center for Black Educator Development

The Center for Black Educator Development is doing a bi-weekly professional development series this fall that is open to teachers in the city of Philadelphia. Our workshops are held every other...

Gesu School’s 22nd Annual Symposium on Transforming Inner-City Education, Nov. 1

Gesu School

Gesu School’s 2019 Symposium centers on the role educators play in building a school’s capacity to meet student needs. Educators who succeed in serving the needs of all their students...

BanksGiving: How to Speak Money Seminar, Oct. 19

Banksgiving Company

BankGiving is an economic and community development nonprofit organization based in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. BanksGiving provides programming designed to help kids learn about financial literacy...

Community Health Fair at Gompers Elementary School, Oct. 19

Mayor’s Office of Education

Date and Time; Saturday, October 19, 2019, 10 AM to 2 PM Location: Samuel Gompers School, 5701 Wynnefield Ave., Philadelphia, PA 19131 Super Saturday – Great things are happening at Gompers,...

Rendell Center – Symposium on the Fair & Impartial Judiciary, Oct. 26

Rendel Center for Civics and Civic Engagement

The fair and impartial judiciary is a pillar of the American constitutional system. Yet Americans increasingly view the judiciary as an extension of the political system. How can we educate the...

Free Legal Clinic for Small Businesses, Oct. 23

Philadelphia VIP

Philadelphia VIP will be hosting a small business clinic on Wednesday, October 23rd from 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm at a Center City location. Are you the owner of a local small business? If so, Volunteer...

New Resources

Leading Healthy Change In Our Communities 2019

Healthy Newsworks

Healthy Newsworks is a unique Philadelphia area non profit program that teams up with elementary and middle school teachers to guide students through the process of producing authentic health focused...

Nonprofit Management 101

Stanford Social Innovation Review (SSIR)

We’re pleased to announce that the latest edition of Nonprofit Management 101 has just been released! Hot off the presses, this new edition is a essential resource for nonprofit leaders, full of...

The Impact of Racism on Child and Adolescent Health

Spotlight on Poverty and Opportunity

Despite some progress toward racial equity, a growing body of research is establishing the negative effects of racism on the health and well-being of children, adolescents, young adults, and their...

Partnerships Classifieds

10th Bi-annual Fall 2019 Job Fair seeks employeers – Sep 26

Project HOME

  On behalf of Project HOME’s  Employment Services Team, we would like to invite you to participate in our 10th Bi-annual Fall 2019 Job Fair.  There is no registration fee, this is a FREE job...

Seeking Volunteers: MightyFest 2019, Sept. 28

Mighty Writers

At the MightyFest Carnival, Mighty volunteers support our 60+ writing activities, attractions & presentations for kids aged 2-17 and their families. This is our signature FREE event for kids and...

Volunteer Tutors Needed

Temple University Center for Community Partnerships

We are recruiting volunteers for the Adult Learning program at Temple University. Temple University’s WELL Program provides  adult basic education and a full range of instructional services...

Leaders in Training Sports Mentoring Program: Seeking Mentees/Mentors

Leaders In Training Sports and Mentoring Program

The Leaders in Training Sports Mentoring Program will be a program that provides youth with responsible and caring adult mentors. Citing statistics that assert that more than 65% of urban youth are...

Volunteer: Join a Pro Bono Consulting Team

Compass

Make a Difference in Your Community by Joining a Pro Bono Consulting Team. Compass is seeking business professionals to lead or serve on strategy consulting teams for our 2019-20 nonprofit clients....

National Conferences & Calls for Proposal

Anchor Institutions Task Force Conference – Oct 24-25

Anchor Institutions Task Force

Our Tenth Anniversary Conference is continuing to take shape. We have a couple of updates to share with you. First of all, we are very pleased to announce our keynote speaker for the morning of...

Apply to Present at NPEA’s 12th Annual Conference, Deadline Oct. 10

National Partnership for Educational Access

We invite you to submit a Workshop or Spark Session proposal for NPEA’s 12th annual conference, taking place on April 15-17, 2020 in Boston, MA. Over 100 professionals support the work of NPEA...

Grant Opportunities

Advancing Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion in Policy and Law Research Program – Jan 2

Robert Wood Johnson Foundation

RWJF Invites LOIs for Advancing Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion in Policy and Law Research Program The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Policies for Action research program has issued a call for...

Job Opportunities/AmeriCorps Opportunities

Afterschool Safety Captain Supervisor, Application Deadline Sept. 20

Youth Fab Philly

Join Fab Youth Philly’s team of Afterschool Super Heroes as a Safety Captain Facilitator. Fab Youth Philly is a values-driven organization that SUPPORTS youth-serving organizations, CONNECTS youth...

Afterschool Play Captain Group Leader, Application Deadline Sept. 20

Fab Youth Philly

Join Fab Youth Philly’s team of Afterschool Super Heroes as a Play Captain Afterschool Group Leader. Fab Youth Philly is a values-driven organization that SUPPORTS youth-serving organizations,...

Coordinator, Out of School Time and Youth Programs – People’s Emergency Center

People's Emergency Center CDC

Department: Center for Parenting, Children and Youth Education Classification: Exempt Reports to: Manager, Center for Parenting, Children and Youth Education Resumes to kmarell@ JOB DESCRIPTION...

Internship with Councilmember Helen Gym’s Office (Work Study/Course Credit preferred)

Office of Councilwoman Helen Gym

Councilwoman Gym Internship (Undergrad & Law Students) We are excited to offer a few students the opportunity to work closely within the City Council of Philadelphia throughout the 2019-20 school...

Managing Director of Early Learning, United Way of Greater Phila and SJ

United Way of Greater Philadelphia and Southern New Jersey

The Managing Director of Early Learning (“MD”) will collaboratively work within the regional ecosystem of early learning initiatives, identifies potential investments in high-performing...

Right At School: Child Care Teacher

Right At School

This Child Care Teacher position in Ridley Park, PA is ideal for someone interested in entering the Education field with experience, but individuals who have experience taking care of children...

Volunteer Engagement Coordinator, SERVE Philadelphia

SERVE Philadelphia

Serve Philadelphia is committed to reducing barriers, increasing knowledge and expanding capacity to promote active participation among Philadelphians so that everyone is empowered to create lasting...

Volunteer Partnerships Coordinator, SERVE Philadelphia

SERVE Philadelphia

Serve Philadelphia is committed to reducing barriers, increasing knowledge and expanding capacity to promote active participation among Philadelphians so that everyone is empowered to create lasting...

Citizens Planning Institute Program Manager, City of Philadelphia

City of Philadelphia

The Department of Planning and Development (DPD) coordinates Philadelphia’s planning, zoning, development, and housing functions to promote the economic health of all neighborhoods and the City....

Community Schools Manager, Mayor’s Office of Education

Mayor’s Office of Education

The Mayor’s Office of Education (MOE) provides leadership to improve education in the City of Philadelphia. To achieve this mission, MOE creates policies and programs to expand access to quality...

Director of Talent Development, City of Philadelphia

City of Philadelphia

The Director of Talent Development will manage the implementation of the employer engagement and partnership initiatives; interface with external partners; independently manage initiatives and...

Rebel Ventures Market Planner

Rebel Ventures

Rebel Ventures is a youth-powered nonprofit food business creating healthy deliciousness with kids in our community. Our objectives are to increase access to nutritious, tasty food for kids and to...

Miscellaneous

Info session: Zubrow Fellowship in Children’s Law – Sep 6

Juvenile Law Center

Thinking about applying for Juvenile Law Center’s Zubrow Fellowship in Children’s Law? Register today for a webinar and Q&A led by our current Zubrow Fellows, Christina Sorenson and...

Webinar: Ask a Doctor Live! Discussion about Vaccines and Immunology, Aug. 30

Community Health Training Alliance

The Community Health Training Alliance and the Mutter Museum present a webinar, Advances in Vaccines and Immunology Since the Influenza Pandemic of 1918-1919, A Discussion around the Contemporary...

Podcast: Kids Talk Media

Kids Talk Media

Wonder what kids really think about the latest movies, apps, video games, television shows, books, and music? Find out on Kids Talk Media, the podcast about curious kids and their digital world. In...

Call for Nominations: The K. Patricia Cross Future Leaders Award, Deadline Oct. 1

American Association of Colleges and Universities

The K. Patricia Cross Future Leaders Award recognizes graduate students who show exemplary promise as future leaders of higher education; who demonstrate a commitment to developing academic and civic...

Webinar: Addressing Marginalization: Redirecting Strategies of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion in the Workplace, Aug. 28

Stanford Social Innovation Review

Join us on Wednesday, August 28, 2019, 2-3 PM, for an engaging and insightful exploration of ways to design better processes to diversity, equity and inclusion (DEI) efforts in your workplace, that...

Fall 2019 Clinical Supervision Certificate Program, Application Deadline Aug. 30

Temple University Harrisburg

Temple University Harrisburg, in partnership with PSCSW, is offering a 20-hour certificate program in clinical supervision.  The program will prepare participants to provide clinical supervision to...

EPLC’s 2019-2020 PA Education Policy Fellowship Program, Apply Now

The Education Policy and Leadership Center

Applications are still available for the 2019-2020 Education Policy Fellowship Program (EPFP). The Education Policy Fellowship Program is sponsored in Pennsylvania by The Education Policy and...

College Success Network

Postsecondary Transfer and Mobility in Michigan: Exploring Transfer Patterns, Programs, Places, and People

Michigan Center for Student Success

This report examines transfer and mobility in Michigan to understand how students successfully use community college transfer to progress toward their bachelor’s degree. I use a sample of 2015...

Faculty Updates

Nonprofit Management 101

Stanford Social Innovation Review (SSIR)

We’re pleased to announce that the latest edition of Nonprofit Management 101 has just been released! Hot off the presses, this new edition is a essential resource for nonprofit leaders, full of...

Call for Nominations: The K. Patricia Cross Future Leaders Award, Deadline Oct. 1

American Association of Colleges and Universities

The K. Patricia Cross Future Leaders Award recognizes graduate students who show exemplary promise as future leaders of higher education; who demonstrate a commitment to developing academic and civic...


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