The week of

January 14, 2020

Other Local Events and Workshops

Maximize the Value of Fundraising Events, Jan 16

LaSalle Nonprofit Center

Most nonprofits include some kind of special events in their fundraising plans. A well-planned and executed event can market your organization, motivate stakeholders, offer networking and engagement...

MLK Day Annual Community Collection, Jan 20

Cradles to Crayons

Cradles To Crayons is proud to celebrate Dr. King’s legacy of service in the community by hosting our largest region-wide product collection of the year. We will be collecting essential items for...

Mighty Writers South: Middle Grades Academy

Mighty Writers South

We teach kids to think and write with clarity! Time/Date: Minimum of 2 days a week, from 4-6 PM during the school year Location: Mighty Writers South 1501 Christian Street, Philadelphia, PA 19146...

Mighty Writers South: Mindfulness Family Workshop, Jan 29

Mighty Writers South

Volunteers, parents/guardians come together to learn mindfulness tools, strategies & activities! Learn ways to teach youth to relax & feel centered all while helping navigate their...

Alexander Adaire K-8 School: A Family Engagement Event, Feb 5

Philadelphia Arts in Education Program

Alexander Adaire K-8 public school in Fishtown is very proud to host, with the support of the Philadelphia Arts in Education Program (PAEP), a Family Engagement Event tailored toward children in 3rd...

Philly Materials Science and Engineering Day, Feb 1

Drexel University

You’re invited to a FREE day of hands-on Science & Engineering Fun for all ages! Join us at the tenth annual Philly Materials Science and Engineering Day to explore the materials that impact...

Business Leadership Workshop for High School Girls, Feb 21

Widener University

On behalf of the Widener University School of Business Administration, you are cordially invited to come to campus with your students for our annual Business Leadership Workshop for High School Girls...

#TeachersofColorMatter: Diversifying our Classrooms for Equity and Achievement for All Students, Feb 6

Drexel University

Date and Time: Thursday, February 6, 2020, 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm Location: Bossone Research Center, Mitchell Auditorium, 3140 Market Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104 In the United States, over 50% of...

FREE SAT and College Prep Workshops for Teens

Field Teen Center

SAT Prep for Teens on Select Saturdays Dates: January 18, February 22, March 28, April 11, and April 25 Time: 12:00 – 2:00 PM Location: Field Teen Center, 1901 Vine Street, 19103 Join the Field...

Census Hiring Event, Jan 23

Drexel University

The Census is hiring on January 23rd at 2pm. Location: Dornsife Center, 3509 Spring Garden Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104 Applicants must be 18 years or older. There are no educational...

Urban Health Summer Institute Registration Open Now! June 22-28

Drexel University

The Drexel Urban Health Collaborative is hosting its fifth annual Summer Institute at the Dornsife School of Public Health from June 22-28, 2020. Ten courses will be offered, all teaching practical,...

Sound Off: Reframing the News, Jan 29

Resolve Philly

Does the local news represent YOUR neighborhood fairly? Join Philly residents and reporters to talk about improving media narratives. Do you feel like Philly news organizations accurately and fairly...

Seeking Applicants for FREE One-day STEM Outreach Program for Young Women in Phila., PA, Apply by Jan. 22

The Perry Initiative

We’re very excited to announce an upcoming Perry Outreach Program on Saturday, February 22, 2020 at the Sidney Kimmel Medical College, Thomas Jefferson University in Philadelphia, PA. The Perry...

New Resources

Virtual Discussion Hubs: Community-Campus Partnerships for Health (CCPH)

Community-Campus Partnerships for Health (CCPH)

The CCPH Forums are a virtual hub for CCPH members and colleagues to post, comment on discussions, give advice or collaborate on all things community-campus partnerships. The CCPH Forums are a free...

Article – Math: The Most Potent Civics Lesson You’ve Never Had

Education Week

A handful of educators are touting the benefits of using math to teach civics, and vice versa. Elections are all about numbers, sometimes hinging on miniscule percentage-point differences in...

Partnerships Classifieds

Volunteer: Join Urban Tree Connection’s Board of Directors

Urban Tree Connection

Interested in serving on a non-profit board? Have experience in finance/accounting? Urban Tree Connection is looking for new candidates to join the Board of Directors. Urban Tree Connection (UTC) is...

Be a Judge: Citywide Carver Science Fair, Feb 19 &/or Mar 3

The School District of Philadelphia

We cordially invite you to serve as a judge at the 41st Annual George Washington Carver Science Fair. Philadelphia’s Carver Fair is one of the city’s best kept secrets – and...

National Conferences & Calls for Proposal

National Student Success Conference: Innovators & Innovations, Mar 1-3

National Student Success Conference

You are invited to register for the University of South Florida’s third annual National Student Success Conference: Innovators & Innovations, March 1-3, 2020. Register here: Hosted at the...

2020 Gulf-South Summit Update: IARSLCE Research Agenda-Setting Forum

Gulf-South Summit

You are invited to participate in an opportunity to contribute to the agenda for advancing the study and practice of service-learning and community engagement! The International Association for...

Call for Proposals: Active Citizens Conference for Undergraduates, Mar 28

William and Mary

We are now accepting workshop proposals and registrations for the 2020 Active Citizens Conference. The conference will be March 28th at William & Mary in Williamsburg, VA. Our 2020 theme is Now...

Reinventing Our Communities (ROC): Equity InSight, May 27-29

Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia

While our country continues to experience positive indicators of economic expansion, a split continues to grow between those who benefit from this growth and those who are left behind. Come to this...

Call for Late Breaking Abstracts – Global Health & Innovation Conference

Unite for Sight

We hope to see you at the upcoming 17th annual Global Health & Innovation Conference on April 4-5, 2020, which is the world’s largest and leading global health conference as well as the...

MJCSL Call for Proposals for Special Issue on Social Justice (Deadline Extended to Feb 15)

The Michigan Journal of Community Service-Learning

The Michigan Journal of Community Service Learning (MJCSL) will accept proposals for our special issue on “Centering Social Justice in the Scholarship of Community Engagement” through...

Grant Opportunities

Cardiovascular Health Next Generation Program – Feb 21

AstraZeneca HealthCare Foundation

AstraZeneca HealthCare Foundation Invites Applications for Cardiovascular Health Next Generation Program The AstraZeneca HealthCare Foundation is a Delaware not-for-profit corporation and a 501(c)(3)...

Focus for Health Foundation Welcomes Applications From Small Nonprofits – Feb 14

Focus for Health Foundation

The Focus for Health Foundation (FFH), an organization committed to addressing social determinants of health that affect the health outcomes of vulnerable populations and ending child sex abuse, is...

Caplan Foundation for Early Childhood Invites Letters of Intent – Jan 31

Caplan Foundation for Early Childhood

The Caplan Foundation for Early Childhood supports development projects and promising research with the potential to significantly enhance the physical and mental health, safety, nutrition, play,...

RFP for Shallow Rent Pilot Program – Mar 9

PHDC

PHDC is pleased to issue this Request for Proposals to owners and/or property managers (on behalf of owners) of affordable housing properties with income-restricted rental units that were built or...

Quaker Voluntary Service: Seeking Organizations to Partner with Us to Host A Fellow

Quaker Voluntary Service

Quaker Voluntary Service (QVS) invites your organization to consider serving as one of the service placements for Quaker Voluntary Service (QVS), a dynamic program providing opportunities for...

Lindback Award for Distinguished Public Teachers – Mar 13

School District of Philadelphia

Lindback Award Applications Now Open to Teachers, Principals Throughout the School District The School District of Philadelphia is once again partnering with The Christian R. and Mary F. Lindback...

Job Opportunities/AmeriCorps Opportunities

Urban Teaching Fellows Program, William Penn Charter School, Apply by Feb 3

William Penn Charter School

William Penn Charter School and Community Partnership School Urban Teaching Fellows Program seeks applicants to participate in a two-year pilot program that will prepare candidates to teach in urban...

Project Coordinator, A.J. Drexel Autism Institute

Drexel University

The Policy and Analytics Center (PAC) at the Drexel Autism Institute is seeking a Project Coordinator to assist with the policy, program, and systems development efforts for the Autism Services,...

Assistant Program Director, Villanova Initiative to Support Inclusiveness and Build Leaders

Villanova University

Position Summary: The Villanova Initiative to Support Inclusiveness and Build Leaders (VISIBLE) seeks an Assistant Program Director to serve as a subject-matter expert and project manager for VISIBLE...

Urban Policy Applied Researcher, The Pew Charitable Trusts

Pew Charitable Trusts

Philadelphia Research Initiative (See the full job description for more information) The Philadelphia research initiative produces timely, well-documented and highly readable reports and issue briefs...

Community Autism Peer Specialist, City of Philadelphia

Department of Behavioral Health and Intellectual disAbility Services

The mission of DBHIDS is to improve the health status of Philadelphians in need of behavioral health and/or intellectual disability services. This is accomplished through an emphasis on recovery and...

Project Coordinator, Philadelphia Dept of Planning and Development

Philadelphia Department of Planning and Development

The Philadelphia Department of Planning and Development acts to coordinate the City’s planning, zoning, housing, and development functions to promote the economic health of all of...

VP for Institutional Advancement & Executive Director Of The College Foundation, CCP

Community College of Philadelphia

The Vice President for Institutional Advancement and Executive Director of the College Foundation is the Chief Advancement Officer (CAO) for the College and in this role provides leadership for...

Temple University: Workforce Employment Specialist, Full-time

Temple University

Temple University’s College of Education seeks a full-time Employment Specialist to provide ongoing employment preparation, support and opportunity to youth in the workforce program. The Employment...

Temple University: Career Resource Navigator, Full-time

Temple University

The Intergenerational Center at Temple University in the College of Education is a grant-funded Center charged with delivering services to children, youth and families in the community. TempleCares...

Middle School Friends Co-Facilitator

Philadelphia Yearly Meeting

Middle School Friends Co-Facilitator Job Description Position Summary: The Middle School Friends Program Facilitator is responsible for creating space for experiencing the movement of Spirit within...

Middle School Friends Assistant

Philadelphia Yearly Meeting

Philadelphia Yearly Meeting seeks an experienced youth worker with an interest in supporting the spiritual life of early adolescents. Depending on experience, applicants can also be considered for...

Variety – the Children’s Charity of the Delaware Valley: Summer Job Opportunities

Variety – The Children’s Charity of the Delaware Valley

Variety, the Children’s Charity is a facility serving children and young adults with disabilities. We have a 77-acre campus out of which we run several summer camp/educational programs as well...

Request for Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Consultant Proposals, Apply by Jan 31

Springboard Collaborative

Springboard seeks applications from qualified diversity, equity, and inclusion consultants. Since its inception, Springboard has held equity and justice work at the center of what we do. We consider...

Playworks AmeriCorps: Recess Coach

Playworks

Apply today to change the lives of kids in our community during the 2019-2020 school year as a Recess Coach – expected start date of January 2020! Do you believe in the power of play to bring...

Philadelphia School Partnership: GreatPhillySchools Coordinator

Philadelphia School Partnership

Organization Summary The Philadelphia School Partnership (PSP) works to give every child in America’s fifth largest city the opportunity to attend a great school. We invest philanthropic funds in...

Neubauer Family Foundation: Program Associate

The Neubauer Family Foundation

ORGANIZATION OVERVIEW The Neubauer Family Foundation (NFF) invests in people and ideas with the great potential for transformative impact. Philanthropic initiatives include strategic investments in...

Miscellaneous

Online Graduate course on Community Engagement in Higher Education

Academia

For graduate students who have an interest in a course on Community Engagement in Higher Education, this spring semester John Saltmarsh is teaching a graduate course that can be taken on-line....

Webinar: Achieving Full Student Voter Participation, Jan 28

ALL IN Campus Democracy Challenge

ALL IN Challenge 2020 Webinar Series: #1 – Achieving Full Student Voter Participation, January 28, 2020, 1 PM ET Ask Every Student (), a project of the National Resource Consortium on Full...

Social Action and Justice Education Fellowship Program, Arcadia University

Arcadia University

Addressing the nationwide shortage of educators of color, Arcadia’s Social Action and Justice Education (SAJE) Fellowship prepares students to serve as classroom teachers, provide mentorship in...

Voter Friendly Campus Statement of Interest due Jan 30

Campus Vote Project

The Voter Friendly Campus Program is a partnership between Campus Vote Project and the National Association of Student Personnel Administrators. The designation process helps create more measurable...

Explore America Scholarship Application Is Now Open, Apply by Mar 1

Hostelling International USA

From coast to coast, the United States is packed with exciting destinations! And if you’ve never had the opportunity to explore them, Hosteling International USA (HI USA wants to help you do it....

Urban Teaching Apprenticeship, M.S.Ed., Apply by Apr 15

University of Pennsylvania Graduate School of Education

Through partnerships with the School District of Philadelphia, nonprofit organizations, and generous donations from private donors, the Urban Teaching Apprenticeship, program is proud to...

Democratic Engagement

Call for Proposals: Active Citizens Conference for Undergraduates, Mar 28

William and Mary

We are now accepting workshop proposals and registrations for the 2020 Active Citizens Conference. The conference will be March 28th at William & Mary in Williamsburg, VA. Our 2020 theme is Now...

Webinar: Achieving Full Student Voter Participation, Jan 28

ALL IN Campus Democracy Challenge

ALL IN Challenge 2020 Webinar Series: #1 – Achieving Full Student Voter Participation, January 28, 2020, 1 PM ET Ask Every Student (), a project of the National Resource Consortium on Full...

Census Hiring Event, Jan 23

Drexel University

The Census is hiring on January 23rd at 2pm. Location: Dornsife Center, 3509 Spring Garden Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104 Applicants must be 18 years or older. There are no educational...

Voter Friendly Campus Statement of Interest due Jan 30

Campus Vote Project

The Voter Friendly Campus Program is a partnership between Campus Vote Project and the National Association of Student Personnel Administrators. The designation process helps create more measurable...

Article – Math: The Most Potent Civics Lesson You’ve Never Had

Education Week

A handful of educators are touting the benefits of using math to teach civics, and vice versa. Elections are all about numbers, sometimes hinging on miniscule percentage-point differences in...

Faculty Updates

Online Graduate course on Community Engagement in Higher Education

Academia

For graduate students who have an interest in a course on Community Engagement in Higher Education, this spring semester John Saltmarsh is teaching a graduate course that can be taken on-line....

2020 Gulf-South Summit Update: IARSLCE Research Agenda-Setting Forum

Gulf-South Summit

You are invited to participate in an opportunity to contribute to the agenda for advancing the study and practice of service-learning and community engagement! The International Association for...

Call for Proposals: Active Citizens Conference for Undergraduates, Mar 28

William and Mary

We are now accepting workshop proposals and registrations for the 2020 Active Citizens Conference. The conference will be March 28th at William & Mary in Williamsburg, VA. Our 2020 theme is Now...

Call for Late Breaking Abstracts – Global Health & Innovation Conference

Unite for Sight

We hope to see you at the upcoming 17th annual Global Health & Innovation Conference on April 4-5, 2020, which is the world’s largest and leading global health conference as well as the...

Webinar: Achieving Full Student Voter Participation, Jan 28

ALL IN Campus Democracy Challenge

ALL IN Challenge 2020 Webinar Series: #1 – Achieving Full Student Voter Participation, January 28, 2020, 1 PM ET Ask Every Student (), a project of the National Resource Consortium on Full...

MJCSL Call for Proposals for Special Issue on Social Justice (Deadline Extended to Feb 15)

The Michigan Journal of Community Service-Learning

The Michigan Journal of Community Service Learning (MJCSL) will accept proposals for our special issue on “Centering Social Justice in the Scholarship of Community Engagement” through...

Virtual Discussion Hubs: Community-Campus Partnerships for Health (CCPH)

Community-Campus Partnerships for Health (CCPH)

The CCPH Forums are a virtual hub for CCPH members and colleagues to post, comment on discussions, give advice or collaborate on all things community-campus partnerships. The CCPH Forums are a free...

Voter Friendly Campus Statement of Interest due Jan 30

Campus Vote Project

The Voter Friendly Campus Program is a partnership between Campus Vote Project and the National Association of Student Personnel Administrators. The designation process helps create more measurable...

For Students

National Student Success Conference: Innovators & Innovations, Mar 1-3

National Student Success Conference

You are invited to register for the University of South Florida’s third annual National Student Success Conference: Innovators & Innovations, March 1-3, 2020. Register here: Hosted at the...

Call for Proposals: Active Citizens Conference for Undergraduates, Mar 28

William and Mary

We are now accepting workshop proposals and registrations for the 2020 Active Citizens Conference. The conference will be March 28th at William & Mary in Williamsburg, VA. Our 2020 theme is Now...

Business Leadership Workshop for High School Girls, Feb 21

Widener University

On behalf of the Widener University School of Business Administration, you are cordially invited to come to campus with your students for our annual Business Leadership Workshop for High School Girls...

Social Action and Justice Education Fellowship Program, Arcadia University

Arcadia University

Addressing the nationwide shortage of educators of color, Arcadia’s Social Action and Justice Education (SAJE) Fellowship prepares students to serve as classroom teachers, provide mentorship in...

Seeking Applicants for FREE One-day STEM Outreach Program for Young Women in Phila., PA, Apply by Jan. 22

The Perry Initiative

We’re very excited to announce an upcoming Perry Outreach Program on Saturday, February 22, 2020 at the Sidney Kimmel Medical College, Thomas Jefferson University in Philadelphia, PA. The Perry...


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