The week of

November 5, 2019

Other Local Events and Workshops

Public Policy Lab Colloquium Series: Wealth Inequality and the Black Middle Class, Nov. 14

Temple University

The Public Policy Lab (PPL) Colloquium Series continues on November 14th with a talk by Fenaba Addo, Lorna Jorgenson Wendt Assistant Professor in Money, Relationships, and Equality (MORE) in the...

Learn about Tech Impact’s ITWorks Program, Nov. 21

Drexel University

Interested in the Tech field but don’t have a college degree? No problem, this training is for you. This month for our Career Workshop join us for an Information Session with Tech Impact to...

Education First Compact Monthly Speaker Series: Are Robots Teaching Our Kids? The Role of Education Technology in the Classroom, Nov. 7

Philadelphia Education Fund

Date and Time: November 7, 2019, 7:45-10:00 AM Location: Philadelphia Education Fund, 718 Arch St., Suite 700N, Philadelphia, PA 19106 It is estimated that 75% of American classrooms employ some form...

Checks for Understanding–Key Strategies for Learning Techniques, Nov. 6

The Center for Black Educator Development

The Center for Black Educator Development – Fall Professional learning Series Have you ever graded an independent practice, exit slip, quiz, and/or homework and wondered what in the world...

Bringing a Data-Driven and Public Health Approach to the District Attorney’s Office, Nov. 14

Penn Center for Public Health Initiatives

Join Us for a Conversation with DA Larry Krasner! Philadelphia’s District Attorney, Larry Krasner, has been recognized for reinventing the role of prosecutor into a leading champion of criminal...

The 1st Steps to Success: Cover Letter, Resume, Self-branding Workshop, Nov. 7

1st Not Next

Help young men to prepare for the business world. Workshops on resume/cover letter writing, curating online “brand” LinkedIN/social media usage, and how to dress for professional success...

Vision Drive Artists Workshop Series

Vision Driven Artists

2019-2020 VDA@The Rotunda* November 18 Business & Organizing Models for Artists  – Discuss the pros and cons of various organizational structures – Clarify your mission to determine...

Free Workshop from TechGirlz in Philadelphia, Nov. 23

TechGirlz

Free Tech Workshop for Middle School Girls, Grades 6-8 Introduction To JavaScript November 23 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm Temple University, 1925 N. 12th St., Philadelphia, PA 19122 Learn how to make...

Mighty Writers: Mighty Toddlers at MW Mill Creek

Mighty Writers

Mighty Toddlers (ages 2-4) Mon. & Wed., 10:30-11:30am Nov. 13, 2019 to May 27, 2020 Parents with toddlers & small daycare groups with transportation are welcome! Come and spend an hour of...

Job Readiness Workshop, Nov. 6

Temple University

Temple University (Lenfest North Philadelphia Workforce Initiative) and PRINCE OF PEACE MINISTRIES, INC. present a job readiness workshop on November 6, 2019, 6:15-8:15 PM at 1844 North 32nd St,...

4th Annual Community Job Fair, Nov. 9

Temple University

Philadelphia area employers are looking to personally connect with local job seekers at the 4th Annual Community Job Fair, Saturday, November 9, 2019, 11am-3pm, Prince of Peace Ministries, 1844 North...

Education Entrepreneur Bootcamp – Nov 18

University of Pennsylvania

Education Entrepreneur Bootcamp: Selling into the Education Marketplace Monday, November 18 || 9:30am to 2:30pm || Philadelphia, PA Catalyst @ Penn GSE LEARN MORE & REGISTER The K-12 education...

For Education: The College Classroom as Concrete Utopia – Nov 9

Incite Seminars

If we assume the capture of the American university by the “national economic dogma,” as Nietzsche called education in the service of money-making careerism, what concrete actions might a...

New Resources

New Book: Be Magnificent: Exceed Your Expectations

Inc.

One of the greatest challenges faced by the African American community is combating the negative messages that influence how they view themselves and their potential. The impact of these psychosocial...

New Report: Veterans Without Degrees

Strada Education Network

Strada is pleased to share the second in their series of reports in partnership with Gallup and Lumina Foundation, Veterans Without Degrees. This report draws on the perspectives of veterans to...

New Book: Practical Wisdom for Conducting Research on Service Learning

Stylus Publishing

New in the IUPUI Series of Service Learning Research Practical Wisdom for Conducting Research on Service Learning: Pursuing Quality and Purpose; Edited by Julie A. Hatcher, Robert G. Bringle and...

Philadelphia World Heritage Coloring Book now available in Spanish

Global Philadelphia Association

El libro de colorear del Patrimonio Mundial de Filadelfia ya está disponible en español The Philadelphia World Heritage Coloring Book was developed by Global Philadelphia Association to help...

Miscellaneous

Young People For Fellowship – Dec 31

Young People For

YP4 is a social justice incubator. They provide life-long social justice leadership training to unlock the potential of young people historically left out of opportunity. They are a national network...

Webinar – STEM Matters: The Formula for Driving Innovation, Dec. 11

American Association of Colleges and Universities

To succeed, innovative efforts to broaden participation in STEM and to make equity an immutable factor in quality STEM teaching require critical reflection and active engagement from the entire range...

Job Opportunities/AmeriCorps Opportunities

Deputy Chief: Communications and Spokesperson, School District of Philadelphia

School District of Philadelphia

Are you a skilled communications strategist and operator with at least 10 years of experience, looking to be part of a dynamic team that champions K-12 public education? Do you get a thrill out of...

Safety Captain (Part-time, Ages 15-19)

Safety Captain Initiative

The Safety Captain Initiative is an afterschool job for teens that uses a project based learning approach to answer questions like: What makes a youth friendly neighborhood? What makes a neighborhood...

Senior Director, Office of Economic Opportunity

City of Philadelphia

The Office of Economic Opportunity (OEO) in the Department of Commerce ensures that the City is working with diverse businesses to fulfill its needs for goods and services. Each year, the City aims...

Diversity Compliance Officer & Title IX Coordinator, Community College of Philadelphia

Community College of Philadelphia

Reporting to the College’s General Counsel and the President, the Diversity Compliance Officer & Title IX Coordinator is responsible for ensuring the College’s compliance with federal, state...

Environmental Educator, National Audubon Society

National Audubon Society

Now in its second century, Audubon is dedicated to protecting birds and other wildlife and the habitat that supports them. Audubon’s mission is engaging people in bird conservation on a hemispheric...

Director of Conference Services, Villanova University

Villanova University

Position Summary: The Office of Conference Services strives to promote the University as a unique venue for conferences, camps, meetings, professional development programs, retreats and special...

Senior Staff Attorney, ACLU

American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU)

The American Civil Liberties Union of Pennsylvania (“ACLU-PA”) seeks an experienced attorney to lead and supervise litigation and related advocacy. The Senior Staff Attorney will work on a broad...

Associate Director of the Program for Community-Engaged Scholarship, Princeton University

Princeton University

The Associate Director of the Program for Community-Engaged Scholarship (ProCES) furthers the development of community-engaged learning and scholarship at Princeton through outreach to faculty...

Grant Opportunities

Projects Promoting Civil Discourse – Dec 31

GriffinHarte Foundation

GriffinHarte Foundation Accepting Applications for Projects Promoting Civil Discourse The GriffinHarte Foundation works to promote civil conversations about issues that divide Americans and are...

Social Justice Grants – Dec 6

Resist

Resist Invites Applications for Social Justice Grants Boston-based Resist redistributes resources back to frontline communities at the forefront of change while amplifying their stories of building a...

2020 Renewal Awards to Honor America’s Nonprofits – Dec 3

The Atlantic

‘The Atlantic’ and Allstate Seek Nominations for 2020 Renewal Awards to Honor America’s Nonprofits The Atlantic and Allstate are inviting nominations for the 2020 Renewal Awards....

Environmental Advertising – Dec 16

Temper of The Times Foundation

Temper of the Times Foundation Invites Applications for Environmental Advertising Established in 1997, the Temper of The Times Foundation was created to promote the use of standard marketing concepts...

2020 Youth Garden Grants – Dec 16

KidsGardening

KidsGardening Invites Applications for 2020 Youth Garden Grants Established in 1982, KidsGardening works to create opportunities for kids to play, learn, and grow through gardening, engaging their...

‘Autism Welcome Here’ Grants – Dec 2

Libraries and Autism

Libraries and Autism Invites Applications for ‘Autism Welcome Here’ Grants Libraries and Autism: We’re Connected is inviting applications for its Autism Welcome Here: Library Programs, Services...

Economic Opportunity Challenge – Jan 28

John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation

Economic Opportunity Challenge Invites Proposals For $10 Million Award Many families in the United States are confronted by formidable barriers to success. To help lower those barriers and improve...

Socially Engaged Live Performance Projects – Nov 25

MAP Fund

MAP Fund Invites Applications for Socially Engaged Live Performance Projects Through project grants and artist services, the MAP Fund supports contemporary artists of all abilities and backgrounds...

DEADLINE EXTENDED for GRANT Applications for the Fall Causality Brand Grant, Nov. 8

Causality

Nonprofit? Government Agency? Education?Deadline EXTENDED to Friday, November 8. Apply for pro bono and partial pro bono branding, creative services and web site design. This opportunity is open to...

Regional Consortia Mini-Grants for Community Engagement – Jan 13

Campus Compact of New York and Pennsylvania

Don’t Miss Out on CCNYPA’s Regional Consortia Mini-Grants for Community Engagement 2019-2020 Application deadline: January 13, 2020 CCNYPA is pleased to announce the availability of...

Faculty Updates

How to Get $250 off Compact20 Registration: Deliberative Dialogue Partnership

Campus Compact

Host a dialogue on your campus and save $250! Campus Compact is partnering with Up to Us, a leading program from Net Impact to offer $250 off registration for Campus Compact’s Compact20...

Webinar – STEM Matters: The Formula for Driving Innovation, Dec. 11

American Association of Colleges and Universities

To succeed, innovative efforts to broaden participation in STEM and to make equity an immutable factor in quality STEM teaching require critical reflection and active engagement from the entire range...

New Book: Practical Wisdom for Conducting Research on Service Learning

Stylus Publishing

New in the IUPUI Series of Service Learning Research Practical Wisdom for Conducting Research on Service Learning: Pursuing Quality and Purpose; Edited by Julie A. Hatcher, Robert G. Bringle and...

National Conferences & Calls for Proposal

How to Get $250 off Compact20 Registration: Deliberative Dialogue Partnership

Campus Compact

Host a dialogue on your campus and save $250! Campus Compact is partnering with Up to Us, a leading program from Net Impact to offer $250 off registration for Campus Compact’s Compact20...

Partnerships Classifieds

Volunteers Needed: Girls on the Run

YMCA of Greater Brandywine

At the heart of Girls on the Run (GOTR) are amazing volunteers whose commitment and passion change the lives of thousands of girls each year. Our volunteers are dynamic role models dedicated to...

Volunteers Needed: Stride Coaches (Fitness Program for Boys, Grades 3-8)

YMCA of Greater Brandywine

At the heart of STRIDE are amazing volunteers whose commitment and passion change the lives of thousands of boys each year. Our volunteers are dynamic role models dedicated to developing young men...


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