The week of

February 11, 2020

PHENND Events/Activities

PHENND Seeks K-16 Partnerships Manager

PHENND

PHENND is hiring! The Philadelphia Higher Education Network for Neighborhood Development (PHENND) is a consortium of institutions of higher education in the Philadelphia region.  Its staff is based...

PHENND Seeks Next Steps AmeriCorps Team Leaders

PHENND

PHENND seeks 3-4 full-time AmeriCorps members to serve as Next Steps Team Leaders and help support low-income first generation college students who are themselves enrolled as part-time AmeriCorps...

PHENND Seeks Community Partnerships Coordinator VISTAs

PHENND

Join a cohort that works to strengthen communication, collaboration and community in local Philadelphia schools. PHENND seeks 21 full-time AmeriCorps VISTAs: 16 serve as Community Partnership...

Other Local Events and Workshops

Family Reunification Program – Feb 18

Philadelphia FIGHT

The Institute for Community Justice is beginning a pilot program for Family Reunification, and we are looking for families who would like to participate. This program will provide a safe space for...

Free Legal Clinic for Local Small Businesses – Mar 26

Philadelphia VIP

Registration is now open for our first small business clinic of 2020, and we are happy to announce that our March 26 clinic will be featured as part of Philadelphia’s annual Immigrant Business...

Philly Counts Misinformation Simulation Workshop – Feb 21

Philly Counts

You are invited to the Philly Counts Misinformation Simulation Workshop facilitated by Data & Society, an independent non-profit research institute. This unique half-day series is designed to...

Vision Zero Conference 2020 – Mar 7

Bicycle Coalition of Greater Philadelphia

For six years, the Bicycle Coalition of Greater Philadelphia’s Vision Zero Conference has been bringing leaders and expert voices from around the Delaware Valley and the country into Philadelphia...

The Future of Work – Mar 3

Arcadia University

On behalf of the Honors Program and the Office of Career Education at Arcadia University, we are reaching out because we believe you might be interested in our second annual Pioneer Series event...

Free ESL EL Civics / Workforce Classes – Mar 2

District 1199C Training and Upgrading Fund

District 1199C Training & Upgrading Fund’s Free EL Civics & Workforce Program is accepting applications for its March 2020 cycle.  District 1199C is centrally located in Center City...

Learn about government and why it matters! – Feb 18

SERVE Philadelphia

We had local elections in 2019. Now what? Join us at our Gov 101 training on February 18, 2020, 6-7 PM at the Innovation Lab, Municipal Services Building, 16fl, 1401 John F Kennedy Blvd,...

Climate Justice with Mary Robinson – Feb 25

West Chester University

West Chester University’s Office of Sustainability is excited to announce a special guest speaker event.  Former President of Ireland and United Nations Envoy on Climate Change, Mary...

John Carr on “Faithful Politics” – Feb 12

Cabrini University

Cabrini University extends an invitation to its annual Mother Ursula Lecture.  This year we are welcoming John Carr of the Initiative on Catholic Social Thought and Public Life from Georgetown...

Spark the Wave: Youth Leadership Institute, July 2020

Spark the Wave

WE EMPOWER, TRAIN & MENTOR THE NEXT GENERATION OF LEADERS WHO WILL IMPACT THE WORLD THROUGH A LIFELONG COMMITMENT TO COMMUNITY SERVICE Every year, thousands of teens perform millions of hours of...

New Resources

PYN Releases “Momentum: Building Tomorrow’s Workforce”

Philadelphia Youth Network

When we see young people, we see their creativity, resilience and resourcefulness. We see their full potential and believe that their future is worth every investment made. When we provide...

Exploring the Idea of America

The Pulitzer Center

Exploring “The Idea of America” by Nikole Hannah-Jones In her framing essay for The 1619 Project, journalist and project architect Nikole Hannah-Jones describes black Americans as...

Absentee Ballot Resourses

HE-SVE Forum

A recent posting on the HE-SVE (Higher Education-Student Voter Engagement) Forum asked about  information on absentee ballots. Here are the responses: James Madison University has an FAQ page and...

Summer Readings on Voting/Elections for Incoming College First Year Students

HE-SVE Forum

In a recent posting on the HE-SVE (Higher Education-Student Voter Engagement) Forum the following question was posed: Does anyone have book recommendations to assign as a summer reading to incoming...

Nonprofit Guidelines for Students

HE-SL Listserv

Here are some recent posts on guidelines for students who partner with local nonprofits: Nonprofit AF has has a blog post about students partnering with local nonprofit out of requirements. Often...

Miscellaneous

Mighty Writers Program 2020 – Enroll Now

Mighty Writers

How to Enroll with Mighty Writers for 2020 Openings Benefits of Mighty Writers Programs Self Confidence Better Grades Emotional Regulation Social Skills Academic Improvement Mighty Writers Camden...

Needed: Experienced Adult ESL Teachers

Upper Darby Community Outreach Corporation

Upper Darby Community Outreach Corporation (UDCOC) is looking for experienced adult ESL teachers for morning and evening classes. Beginning level classes meet on Mondays and Wednesdays, and...

Call for Applications: Phila Watershed Stewardship (PWS) Program

LandHealth Institute

LandHealth Institute is now accepting applications for the 2020 Philadelphia Watershed Stewardship (PWS) program! PWS a paid outdoor learning and leadership opportunity for students attending...

Leveraging Technology for Postsecondary Success – Mar 25

National College Access Network

This one-day conference in New York City, NY (Wednesday, March 25) is a great professional development opportunity where you’ll be able to engage in unique learning and discussion. Attendees will...

Nonprofit Learning Lab Call for Workshop Ideas – Mar 30

Nonprofit Learning Lab

The Nonprofit Learning Lab is seeking workshop proposals for their Nonprofit Lab on September 24, 2020. Do you have innovative ideas and strategies to share with nonprofits? Enjoy facilitating a room...

Webinar: Online Giving Days, Any Day of the Year – Feb 20

Nonprofit Toolkit

Are you worried that your #GivingTuesday campaign gets lost in the tsunami of content that day? Is your fall already packed with asks and events? Are you feeling the pressure to participate? There...

Job Opportunities/AmeriCorps Opportunities

PT Development Coordinator, Poor People’s Economic Human Rights Campaign

Poor People's Economic Human Rights Campaign

Poor People’s Economic Human Rights Campaign is currently seeking a Development Coordinator. This is a PT independent contractor position, salary negotiable. The Poor People’s Economic Human...

Youth Advocate Programs: Advocates Needed

Youth Advocate Programs

Advocates Wanted! Applicant must be dependable, committed and able to serve as a positive role model for youth in community, school, and home settings. Requirements are as follows: must have access...

Academic Advisor, College of Professional Studies, Villanova University

Villanova University

Position Summary: Serve as the primary academic advisor for students during their tenure at CPS. Each advisor is responsible for advising a group of students divided alphabetically by last name....

Academic Tutor – Part-time Paid Hourly Position

HospitalityTogether

Position Description: CollegeTogether’s HospitalityTogether (HT) program is a revolutionary learning ecosystem that combines workforce advancement and an entirely new way to approach higher...

Nonprofit Organization Fellow/Intern – Stipend Available

HospitalityTogether

Position Description: CollegeTogether’s HospitalityTogether (HT) program is a revolutionary learning ecosystem that combines workforce advancement and an entirely new way to approach higher...

Bicycle Coalition Youth Cycling Assistant Coach (Temporary, Part-Time)

Bicycle Coalition of Greater Philadelphia

PURPOSE AND GENERAL DESCRIPTION Bicycle Coalition Youth Cycling (BCYC) is an education program of the Bicycle Coalition of Greater Philadelphia that fosters healthy habits, independence, and...

Bicycle Coalition Youth Cycling Head Coach (Temporary, Part-Time)

Bicycle Coalition of Greater Philadelphia

PURPOSE AND GENERAL DESCRIPTION Bicycle Coalition Youth Cycling (BCYC) is an education program of the Bicycle Coalition of Greater Philadelphia that fosters healthy habits, independence, and...

Bicycle Coalition Youth Cycling Program Manager (Full-Time)

Bicycle Coalition of Greater Philadelphia

PURPOSE AND GENERAL DESCRIPTION The Bicycle Coalition Youth Cycling (BCYC) Program is part of the Bicycle Coalition of Greater Philadelphia’s (BCGP) education department. The program works with...

Conservation Voters of PA: Chester County Coordinator – Feb 28

Conservation Voters of PA

The political voice for Pennsylvania’s environment, Conservation Voters of PA (CVPA) works to pass sound conservation policies, promotes pro-environment candidates for office, and holds elected...

Career Pathways Student Coordinator – Full-time

City of Philadelphia Office of Community Empowerment and Opportunity

The Office of Community Empowerment and Opportunity (CEO) provides leadership on issues of economic justice by advancing racial equity and inclusive growth to ensure that all Philadelphians share in...

Career Pathways Manager – Full-time

City of Philadelphia Office of Community Empowerment and Opportunity

The Office of Community Empowerment and Opportunity (CEO) provides leadership on issues of economic justice by advancing racial equity and inclusive growth to ensure that all Philadelphians share in...

Promise Corps Manager – Full-time

City of Philadelphia Office of Community Empowerment and Opportunity

The Office of Community Empowerment and Opportunity (CEO) provides leadership on issues of economic justice by advancing racial equity and inclusive growth to ensure that all Philadelphians share in...

Steppingstone Scholars: SAT Prep Instructor

Steppingstone Scholars

About Steppingstone: Steppingstone Scholars works with families and school partners to provide rigorous educational programming and support for talented underserved students in the Philadelphia...

Executive Director, Delaware County

Delaware County

The Executive Director is directly responsible for the operations of various departments as outlined in the Home Rule Charter, the Administrative Code or as assigned by County Council. The Executive...

Executive Director, College Possible

College Possible

The Executive Director is responsible for the overall operations of the College Possible location in Philadelphia. The Executive Director – Philadelphia serves as the external face of College...

Grant Opportunities

SG’s New Business Management Fellowship

Soil Generation

Black and Brown led businesses often face systemic barriers to long term organizational sustainability. Soil Generation’s MELANATED BUSINESS MANAGEMENT (MBM) FELLOWSHIP seeks to address this by...

Pro-Bono Design Services

Community Design Collaborative

Call for Applications for Pro-Bono Design Services The Collaborative is accepting applications for projects that could benefit from pro bono design services. Preliminary design is critical in the...

Play Everywhere Philly Grants – Mar 15

KaBOOM!

Play Everywhere Philly Grants Now Available! Play Everywhere Philly is an exciting new city-wide initiative to support childhood development through play led by KaBOOM!, a non-profit dedicated to...

Grants for Racial and Economic Justice Organizing – Mar 2

Bread and Roses Community Fund

Bread & Roses is accepting applications now through March 2nd to their fund for racial and economic justice organizing in Philly. The Racial & Economic Justice Fund provides $10,000 grants to...

City of Philadelphia: RFP for Afterschool and Summer Program Providers at 4 Community Schools – Feb 24

City of Philadelphia Office of Children and Families

City of Philadelphia Out-of-School Time (OST) announces an RFP for OST providers at four Community Schools Building on partnerships with the School District of Philadelphia, the Office of Children...

For Students

Mighty Writers Program 2020 – Enroll Now

Mighty Writers

How to Enroll with Mighty Writers for 2020 Openings Benefits of Mighty Writers Programs Self Confidence Better Grades Emotional Regulation Social Skills Academic Improvement Mighty Writers Camden...

Faculty Updates

Summer Readings on Voting/Elections for Incoming College First Year Students

HE-SVE Forum

In a recent posting on the HE-SVE (Higher Education-Student Voter Engagement) Forum the following question was posed: Does anyone have book recommendations to assign as a summer reading to incoming...

Climate Justice with Mary Robinson – Feb 25

West Chester University

West Chester University’s Office of Sustainability is excited to announce a special guest speaker event.  Former President of Ireland and United Nations Envoy on Climate Change, Mary...

PA Council for International Education 2020 Conference in Phila. – Oct 2-3

PA Council for International Education

PA Council for International Education 2020 Conference in Philadelphia! Global Education for the World We Need: Inclusivity, Excellence, and Cooperation at Home and Abroad. Submit a proposal and/or...

DEADLINE EXTENDED: Call for Papers for 2020 Community Engagement Institute – Feb 17

Partners in Campus and Community Engagement

Partners in Campus and Community Engagement (PICCE), a regional cooperative of five higher-ed campuses and community partners, will host its biennial conference in Spokane, Washington, on 27-28 May...

Nonprofit Guidelines for Students

HE-SL Listserv

Here are some recent posts on guidelines for students who partner with local nonprofits: Nonprofit AF has has a blog post about students partnering with local nonprofit out of requirements. Often...

Democratic Engagement

Exploring the Idea of America

The Pulitzer Center

Exploring “The Idea of America” by Nikole Hannah-Jones In her framing essay for The 1619 Project, journalist and project architect Nikole Hannah-Jones describes black Americans as...

Absentee Ballot Resourses

HE-SVE Forum

A recent posting on the HE-SVE (Higher Education-Student Voter Engagement) Forum asked about  information on absentee ballots. Here are the responses: James Madison University has an FAQ page and...

Summer Readings on Voting/Elections for Incoming College First Year Students

HE-SVE Forum

In a recent posting on the HE-SVE (Higher Education-Student Voter Engagement) Forum the following question was posed: Does anyone have book recommendations to assign as a summer reading to incoming...

Philly Counts Misinformation Simulation Workshop – Feb 21

Philly Counts

You are invited to the Philly Counts Misinformation Simulation Workshop facilitated by Data & Society, an independent non-profit research institute. This unique half-day series is designed to...

National Conferences & Calls for Proposal

June 2020 Community Engagement Professionals Retreat – Apr 24

Campus Compact

Help us spread the word about a Community Engagement Professionals Retreat planned for this June outside Chicago. This retreat is designed by and for Community Engagement Professionals (CEPs) to...

Emerging Engagement Scholars Workshop – Apr 15

Engagement Scholarship Consortium

The Emerging Engagement Scholars Workshop is now accepting applications for its 2020 cohort. If you are (or know of) an advanced graduate student or early career faculty who would benefit from an...

PA Council for International Education 2020 Conference in Phila. – Oct 2-3

PA Council for International Education

PA Council for International Education 2020 Conference in Philadelphia! Global Education for the World We Need: Inclusivity, Excellence, and Cooperation at Home and Abroad. Submit a proposal and/or...

DEADLINE EXTENDED: Call for Papers for 2020 Community Engagement Institute – Feb 17

Partners in Campus and Community Engagement

Partners in Campus and Community Engagement (PICCE), a regional cooperative of five higher-ed campuses and community partners, will host its biennial conference in Spokane, Washington, on 27-28 May...

Partnerships Classifieds

Treasurer Position Open on Pivedite Board of Directors

Pivedite Inc.

Pivedite Inc. is looking to fill the Treasury position on our Board of Directors. This is a non-paid volunteer position. This is an excellent opportunity if you want to: 1. Volunteer for an...


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