The week of

November 12, 2019

Other Local Events and Workshops

BRIDGES TO WEALTH Financial Empowerment Series, Dec. 11 & 18

Netter Center for Community Partnerships

FREE financial empowerment program from the University of Pennsylvania aimed at teaching the importance of savings, repairing credit, reducing debt, and increasing wealth through investing. Please...

Mighty Writers: Philadelphia Stories Teen Magazine Release Party, Dec. 8

Mighty Writers West

Date and Time: Sunday, December 8, 2019, 5:30-7:30pm Location: Mighty Writers West, 3520 Fairmount Avenue, Philadelphia, PA 19104 For over two years, Mighty Writers has had the pleasure of working...

Business on Board: Non-profit Arts and Business Board Training Program, 2020

Arts + Business Council of Greater Philadelphia

Business On Board is Philadelphia’s only leadership development program that trains business, legal and technology professionals and matches them with arts nonprofits. Over the course of four days...

Gregory Shill on How the Law Subsidizes Driving, Nov. 21

Delaware Valley Smart Growth Alliance

Prof. Gregory Shill of the University of Iowa to speak November 21: Should Law Subsidize Driving? Read here from his Atlantic Monthly article, “Americans Shouldn’t Have to Drive, but the...

Careers in STEM Hosted by the American Association of Blacks in Energy, Nov. 16

Philadelphia American Association of Blacks in Energy

The Philadelphia Chapter of The American Association of Blacks in Energy (AABE) Sponsors: BEAM (BLACK ENERGY AWARENESS MONTH), Generating Change, Youth Career Day for students in grades 9 to 12....

Philadelphia VIP Small Business Legal Clinic, Dec. 11

Philadelphia VIP

Philadelphia VIP’s next free small business clinic will take place in Center City on Wednesday, December 11 from 5:15-7pm. Are you the owner of a local small business? Do you have questions...

Urban Technology Project Open House, Nov. 14

Urban Technology Project

The Urban Technology Project welcomes you to tour our training space and meet our apprentices at our Open House, Thursday, November 14, 2019, 3:30 PM to 5:00 PM at 4400 North Broad Street, Basement...

The Video Gaming & Society Conference, Nov. 20

Community College of Philadelphia

COMMUNITY COLLEGE OF PHILADELPHIA HOSTS STUDENT ORGANIZED CONFERENCE Local experts speak on global video game culture Video Gaming & Society: Wednesday, November 20th, 2019, 9 AM – 4 PM...

Empty Bowl Dinner Raises Community Spirit to Prevent Family Homelessness! Nov. 20

Philadelphia Interfaith Hospitality Network

Philadelphia Interfaith Hospitality Network (PIHN) invites you to join in our annual Empty Bowl Dinner Celebration, an evening of glorious soups, beautiful bowls celebrating an amazing community!...

Know Your Systems Training, Nov. 20

Institute for Community Justice (ICJ)

Have you or someone you know been arrested or is facing charges? Join us to learn how your family and community can work together to change the outcome for your loved ones by: Understanding the...

Expungement Summit Reentry Resource and Health Fair, Nov. 19

Institute for Community Justice (ICJ)

Join the Institute for Community Justice for an Expungement Summit Reentry Resource & Health Fair, Tuesday, November 19, 2019,10:00 AM – 5:00 PM, at Deliverance Evangelistic Church, 2001 West...

Free Tech Workshops for Middle School Girls, Grades 6 – 8, Dec. 7

TechGirlz

Using Computer Simulations To Help Solve Complex Problems December 7 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm La Salle University , 1900 West Olney Ave., Philadelphia, PA 19141 In this workshop, students will...

Strategies to Increase Student Engagement & Motivation, Nov. 20

The Center for Black Educator Development

Professional Development Workshop Series, Fall 2019 Date and Time: November 20, 2019, 4:00pm-5:30pm Location: Mary McLeod Bethune School– 3301 Old York Rd, Philadelphia, PA 19140 Room location:...

Developmental Relationship Framework, Dec. 5

Center for Youth Development Professionals

Time & Location: Dec 05, 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM 3509 Spring Garden St- RYAN HALL, 3509 Spring Garden St, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA About The Event The evidence based research on resiliency,...

40 Developmental Assets: A research-based framework you can use in your program to help children & teens thrive! Nov. 21

Center for Youth Development Professionals

Time & Location: Nov 21, 10:00 AM – 12:30 PM West Chester University Center City, 701 Market St, Philadelphia, PA 19106, USA About The Event According the research by the Search Institute,...

New Resources

Philly Tax Time Prosperity Program

Philadelphia Office of Community Empowerment and Opportunity

About the Program Philly Tax Time Prosperity will be enrolling low- to moderate-income Philadelphians with a special preference for new Americans and citizens returning home from jail or prison. The...

US Census Bureau Launches New Math Program

US Census Bureau

The US Census Bureau has launched its Statistics in Schools program featuring 67 new activities including music and videos to boost lessons on data collection and analysis. Many of the math...

Filling the Gaps in Collective Impact

Stanford Social Innovation Review (SSIR)

Nine supporting activities that can help make collective impact approaches to social change more nuanced and rigorous. If you’ve been following trends in the social sector for the past 10 years,...

Measurement and Evaluation: The Free Market Must Account for Environmental and Social Impact

Stanford Social Innovation Review (SSIR)

Companies, investors, and consumers need an expanded set of metrics that more broadly and accurately measure risk, return, and value. In addition, they need practices that support relevant data...

Partnerships Classifieds

Sustainability Internships at Philabundance

Philabundance

Philabundance, the largest food bank in the Delaware Valley, is looking for college student interns in the Sustainability Department for the spring and summer terms. The Sustainability Department’s...

National Conferences & Calls for Proposal

Call for Proposals – Place: Creating Community, Gaining Ground, and Building Belonging in and through Community Engagement

Indiana Campus Compact

10th Annual Indiana Campus Compact Summit 2|24|20 Call for proposals for the 10th Annual Summit. PLACE: Creating Community, Gaining Ground, and Building Belonging in and through Community Engagement....

Institute on Project-Based Learning – Apply by Feb 14

Worcester Polytechnic Institute

The Institute on Project-Based Learning draws on nearly 50 years of experience integrating project-based initiatives into undergraduate education including classroom projects in a wide range of...

Save the Date: Engaged Department Institute 2020, Jan. 24

Campus Compact of New York and Pennsylvania

Slippery Rock University, Slippery Rock, PA Friday, January 24, 2020, 8:00 – 4:30 PM Smith Student Center Theater, SRU Campus Led by Dr. Kevin Kecskes, Portland State University The Office for...

Job Opportunities/AmeriCorps Opportunities

Building Bridges Mentoring Program: Program Director (Full-time)

West Kensington Ministry

ABOUT BUILDING BRIDGES MENTORING PROGRAM: Building Bridges Mentoring Program, is a mentoring program for youth who have trouble attending and engaging in school. We believe that education for our...

Miscellaneous

Call for 2021 Site-Specific Artist Installations at Eastern State Penitentiary Historic Site

Eastern State Penitentiary Historic Site

Eastern State Penitentiary Historic Site is currently accepting proposals for its 2021 season of site-specific artist installations. We’re again offering two funding levels: $7,500 per standard...

Democratic Engagement

US Census Bureau Launches New Math Program

US Census Bureau

The US Census Bureau has launched its Statistics in Schools program featuring 67 new activities including music and videos to boost lessons on data collection and analysis. Many of the math...

College Success Network

Institute on Project-Based Learning – Apply by Feb 14

Worcester Polytechnic Institute

The Institute on Project-Based Learning draws on nearly 50 years of experience integrating project-based initiatives into undergraduate education including classroom projects in a wide range of...

Faculty Updates

Call for Proposals – Place: Creating Community, Gaining Ground, and Building Belonging in and through Community Engagement

Indiana Campus Compact

10th Annual Indiana Campus Compact Summit 2|24|20 Call for proposals for the 10th Annual Summit. PLACE: Creating Community, Gaining Ground, and Building Belonging in and through Community Engagement....

Filling the Gaps in Collective Impact

Stanford Social Innovation Review (SSIR)

Nine supporting activities that can help make collective impact approaches to social change more nuanced and rigorous. If you’ve been following trends in the social sector for the past 10 years,...

Measurement and Evaluation: The Free Market Must Account for Environmental and Social Impact

Stanford Social Innovation Review (SSIR)

Companies, investors, and consumers need an expanded set of metrics that more broadly and accurately measure risk, return, and value. In addition, they need practices that support relevant data...

Save the Date: Engaged Department Institute 2020, Jan. 24

Campus Compact of New York and Pennsylvania

Slippery Rock University, Slippery Rock, PA Friday, January 24, 2020, 8:00 – 4:30 PM Smith Student Center Theater, SRU Campus Led by Dr. Kevin Kecskes, Portland State University The Office for...


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