The week of

December 10, 2019

PHENND Events/Activities

School District of Philadelphia Tutoring Landscape Survey

PHENND

The School District of Philadelphia’s Office of Strategic Partnerships and the Philadelphia Higher Education Network for Neighborhood Development (PHENND) are reaching out to leaders and support...

Save the Date: 2020 PHENND Conference: Housing – Feb 28

PHENND

The PHENND Conference is an annual gathering for practitioners of campus-community partnership. This year, the theme is Housing. This gathering will be attended by 100-125 students, campus staff,...

Other Local Events and Workshops

FREE Workshop for Job Seekers, Dec. 10

Temple University

FREE Job Readiness Workshop-Open to the Public! Tuesday, December 10, 2019 @ 4pm-5:30pm Topic: “Building Your Personal Brand:  Professionalism In The Workplace!” Job seekers or...

Research Readiness Day 2020, Jan. 28

Children's Hospital of Philadelphia

Research Readiness Day is a technical assistance event for groups interested in learning the skills to develop and pitch their research ideas to academic partners. Tuesday, January 28, 2020 9:00am...

2020 Brandywine Project Faculty Workshop in Sustainability, Jan. 14&15

West Chester University

Date and Time: Tuesday and Wednesday, January 14th and 15th, 2020 (snow date: Thursday January 16), 9 AM – 5 PM Location: Philips Memorial Hall Autograph Library, West Chester University...

The State of Pre-College Science Education 12 years after “The Gathering Storm,” Register by Dec. 10


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A celebration of P. Roy Vagelos’ vision and leadership in STEM education, Saturday, December 14, 2019, 12 PM (seating is limited), Temple University, Science Education and Research Center, 1925 N....

Introduction to Human Centered Design for Youth Serving Organizations, Dec. 12

The Sandbox Collective

Finish up 2019 strong and surrounded by your peers. Join us for a mini-introduction to Human Centered Design (HCD). Coupled with #positiveyouthdevelopment, this framework can help you generate...

New Resources

Economic Security Programs Cut Poverty Nearly in Half Over Last 50 Years

Center on Budget and Policy Priorities

Researchers from the Center on Budget and Policy Priorities analyzed Census data and Supplemental Poverty Measurement (SPM) data from Columbia University to determine the impact of economic security...

Become a Citizen/Student Journalist

Youth Service America

Shine a Light on the Issues You Care About! Use the power of the media to share your perspectives on the issues you care about, and to Shine a light on the actions of policymakers in your community....

Finding a Common Thread: How People Around the World Get Their Food

The Pulitzer Center

What food security challenges are people facing around the world, and what solutions are they engineering? This lesson asks students to explore both questions, looking at examples in Guatemala,...

Podcast Highlights STEM and Service-Learning

The California State University

In this Higher Ed Rewired podcast episode, titled A Brighter Future – Students Build and Deliver Solar Power, Erik Helgren a physics professor at Cal State East Bay co-teaches the solar suitcase...

New Voter Registration approach at Columbia College Chicago

Columbia College Chicago

Professor Sharon Bloyd-Peshkin at Columbia College Chicago recently shared this info with with HE-SVE-Forum (Higher Education, Student Voter Engagement): After years of attempting to convince my...

Partnerships Classifieds

Clarifi Looking for Financial Coach Volunteers – January 2020 Training

Clarifi

Do you have a spirit for helping people? When you volunteer as a coach with Clarifi, you will make a real impact in your community and motivate individuals to achieve financial stability. Our clients...

Summer 2020 Legal Internships, Philadelphia VIP

Philadelphia VIP

Philadelphia VIP, the hub of pro bono in Philadelphia, recruits, trains, and supports volunteer attorneys who provide free legal services to low-income clients. VIP seeks highly motivated, second- or...

Youth serving organizations needed for Summer Enrichment Programs Fair

Watch God Move Deliverance Ministries

On Saturday, March 21, 2020 Watch God Move Deliverance Ministries will be hosting our 1st Annual Summer Enrichment Programs Youth Fair for underserved youth within the community.  Their goal is to...

Volunteers Needed: Welcoming Ambassadors Project, Puentes

Puentes de Salud

At Puentes, we are recruiting for our Welcoming Ambassadors project, which connects with families and individuals who are newly arriving to this area after release from detention. Both positions are...

Compass seeks professional volunteers for Micro Projects – apply by Jan 9

Compass Philly

NOW RECRUITING MICRO PROJECT VOLUNTEERS The Volunteer Application for Micro Projects is now open! Consider using your professional expertise to serve on a Compass project and make a difference for...

National Conferences & Calls for Proposal

Registration Now Open for AAC&U Conference on Diversity, Equity, and Student Success

American Association of Colleges and Universities

Registration Now Open Our diverse identities and perspectives are our greatest assets as we work to build more just and equitable campuses and communities. Join AAC&U at Diversity, Equity, and...

Grant Opportunities

Applications for Behavioral, Mental Health Initiatives – Feb 1

American College Health Foundation

American College Health Foundation Invites Applications for Behavioral, Mental Health Initiatives With funding support from sponsor FirstRisk Advisors, the American College Health Foundation is...

Partners for Places Sustainability Program – Jan 31

The Funders' Network

Funders’ Network Issues RFP for Round 16 of Partners for Places Sustainability Program The Funders’ Network, in partnership with the Urban Sustainability Directors Network, is pleased to...

Community Grant Program for Bicycling – Jan 17

PeopleForBikes

PeopleForBikes Invites LOIs for Spring 2020 Community Grant Program The PeopleForBikes Community Grant Program provides funding in support of important projects that build momentum for bicycling in...

KaBOOM!: Play Everywhere Grant, Preliminary Ideas Due Jan. 31

KaBOOM!

KaBOOM! to Award $1 Million in ‘Play Everywhere’ Grants in Philadelphia Kids spend 80 percent of their time outside of school, but cities often lack opportunities for play and informal learning...

Leeway Foundation Invites Applications for Art and Change Grants, Apply by Mar. 1

Leeway Foundation

The Art and Change Grant (ACG) provides project-based grants of up to $2,500 to women and trans artists in Greater Philadelphia to fund art for social change projects. The Leeway Foundation believes...

JP Morgan Chase AdvancingCities Challenge, Submit by Dec. 13

JPMorgan Chase & Company

This announcement serves to provide clear guidance for applicants seeking the Kenney Administration’s support for the JPMorganChase AdvancingCities Challenge (JPMC Challenge). The JPMC...

Apply to the Clinical Scholars Leadership program

University of North Carolina

Applications for the next cohort of Clinical Scholars will open January 10, 2020. We are looking for teams of three to five experienced health care providers, representing different disciplines, who...

Job Opportunities/AmeriCorps Opportunities

Assistant Director of Foundation and Corporate Giving, The Franklin Institute

Franklin Institute

The position is responsible for leading all aspects of the Franklin Institute’s foundation, corporate and government grants strategy for annual operations, restricted programs, strategic...

Director of Multicultural Commissions, City of Philadelphia

City of Philadelphia

Job Description The Director will support and manage several multicultural commissions that are responsive to the issues faced by Philadelphias immigrant communities. The current commissions include...

Director Of Strategic Partnerships, Character Lab

Character Lab

Character Lab is looking for a full-time Director of Strategic Partnerships to catalyze the adoption of scientific insights by educators, parents, and students. The Director of Strategic Partnerships...

Temporary Part-Time Career Counselor, Career and Civic Engagement Center, Bryn Mawr College

Bryn Mawr College

Bryn Mawr College seeks Temporary, Part-Time Career Counselor (3 days per week, Jan-Sept, 2020) to meet with current students and recent grads on topics including career choice and exploration, job...

Program Coordinator for Student Civic Engagement, Rutgers-Camden

Rutgers Camden

We are looking for someone to fill a program coordinator position who would be responsible for managing our Civic Scholars/Bonner program and implementing our new certificate in Civic Engagement and...

AmeriCorps Digital Service Fellow Program Supervisor, School District of Phila.

The School District of Philadelphia

The Urban Technology Project (UTP) is an initiative of the School District of Philadelphia in partnership with Communities In Schools of Philadelphia, Inc. that empowers Philadelphia youth and their...

Tenure Line Faculty Position in Higher Education – UPenn

University of Pennsylvania

Tenure-Line Position in Higher Education (Open Rank) Job Description  The Graduate School of Education at the University of Pennsylvania invites nominations and applications for a tenure line...

Miscellaneous

More Suggestions for Hiring Students for Voter Engagement

HE-SVE Forum

Here is a job possible description from Sharon Bloyd-Peshkin, Columbia College Chicago: Voter Registration Assistant Job Responsibilities: The Voter Registration Assistant will work with faculty,...

Webinar – Moving Onward and Upward: Income Mobility at Historically Black Colleges and Universities, Jan. 21

Southern Regional Education Board

In this webinar, presenters will discuss the unique learning environment of historically black colleges and universities and the value of these institutions to both students and to the field of...

Diversifying Early Education Leadership Fellowship

Temple University

The Diversifying Early Education Leadership (DEEL) Fellowship at Temple University initiated its inaugural year in July of 2019, with support from the William Penn Foundation. The DEEL Fellowship...

Webinar – Your Students, My Students, Our Students: Rethinking Equitable and Inclusive Classrooms, Dec. 12

Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development (ASCD)

About the Webinar (December 12, 2019, 3-4 PM) To realize authentic and equitable inclusion, we must relentlessly and collectively pursue change. This webinar isn’t for “special...

Suggestions for Hiring College Students for Voter Engagement

Bowdoin College

Andrew Lardie (alardie@) at Bowdoin College recently shared this information on the HE-SVE (Higher Education, Student Voter Engagement) Forum: Below are the 2 job descriptions I’ve used most...

Fellowship Opportunity for Recent Graduates

Coro Fellowship

The Coro Fellowship uses the city as a classroom to train the next generation of change makers.  Today’s complex urban environments present constantly evolving challenges and opportunities,...

Free Nonprofit Webinar: How to Recruit and Manage Amazing Event Committees, Dec. 11

CharityHowTo

This webinar will take you through the process of identifying candidates for your chair position, discuss how to recruit committee members, and show you how to effectively manage your team and...

Democratic Engagement

More Suggestions for Hiring Students for Voter Engagement

HE-SVE Forum

Here is a job possible description from Sharon Bloyd-Peshkin, Columbia College Chicago: Voter Registration Assistant Job Responsibilities: The Voter Registration Assistant will work with faculty,...

Become a Citizen/Student Journalist

Youth Service America

Shine a Light on the Issues You Care About! Use the power of the media to share your perspectives on the issues you care about, and to Shine a light on the actions of policymakers in your community....

Suggestions for Hiring College Students for Voter Engagement

Bowdoin College

Andrew Lardie (alardie@) at Bowdoin College recently shared this information on the HE-SVE (Higher Education, Student Voter Engagement) Forum: Below are the 2 job descriptions I’ve used most...

New Voter Registration approach at Columbia College Chicago

Columbia College Chicago

Professor Sharon Bloyd-Peshkin at Columbia College Chicago recently shared this info with with HE-SVE-Forum (Higher Education, Student Voter Engagement): After years of attempting to convince my...

Faculty Updates

More Suggestions for Hiring Students for Voter Engagement

HE-SVE Forum

Here is a job possible description from Sharon Bloyd-Peshkin, Columbia College Chicago: Voter Registration Assistant Job Responsibilities: The Voter Registration Assistant will work with faculty,...

Webinar – Moving Onward and Upward: Income Mobility at Historically Black Colleges and Universities, Jan. 21

Southern Regional Education Board

In this webinar, presenters will discuss the unique learning environment of historically black colleges and universities and the value of these institutions to both students and to the field of...

Registration Now Open for AAC&U Conference on Diversity, Equity, and Student Success

American Association of Colleges and Universities

Registration Now Open Our diverse identities and perspectives are our greatest assets as we work to build more just and equitable campuses and communities. Join AAC&U at Diversity, Equity, and...

Podcast Highlights STEM and Service-Learning

The California State University

In this Higher Ed Rewired podcast episode, titled A Brighter Future – Students Build and Deliver Solar Power, Erik Helgren a physics professor at Cal State East Bay co-teaches the solar suitcase...

Suggestions for Hiring College Students for Voter Engagement

Bowdoin College

Andrew Lardie (alardie@) at Bowdoin College recently shared this information on the HE-SVE (Higher Education, Student Voter Engagement) Forum: Below are the 2 job descriptions I’ve used most...

New Voter Registration approach at Columbia College Chicago

Columbia College Chicago

Professor Sharon Bloyd-Peshkin at Columbia College Chicago recently shared this info with with HE-SVE-Forum (Higher Education, Student Voter Engagement): After years of attempting to convince my...

2020 Brandywine Project Faculty Workshop in Sustainability, Jan. 14&15

West Chester University

Date and Time: Tuesday and Wednesday, January 14th and 15th, 2020 (snow date: Thursday January 16), 9 AM – 5 PM Location: Philips Memorial Hall Autograph Library, West Chester University...

The State of Pre-College Science Education 12 years after “The Gathering Storm,” Register by Dec. 10


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A celebration of P. Roy Vagelos’ vision and leadership in STEM education, Saturday, December 14, 2019, 12 PM (seating is limited), Temple University, Science Education and Research Center, 1925 N....

For Students

Become a Citizen/Student Journalist

Youth Service America

Shine a Light on the Issues You Care About! Use the power of the media to share your perspectives on the issues you care about, and to Shine a light on the actions of policymakers in your community....


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