The week of

May 12, 2020

PHENND Events/Activities

Register: K-16 Partnerships June Institute: Virtual Summer Learning – Jun 1

PHENND

Join PHENND for our annual K-16 Partnerships Summer Institute.  This year, we will hear from different organizations planning virtual summer learning opportunities. We will brainstorm how you can...

Other Local Events and Workshops

Promise Corps Virtual Open House – May 20

Philadelphia Office of Community Empowerment and Opportunity

Interested in working with teens? Taking a gap year? Sharing with young people advice you wished you received in high school? Join one of our Virtual Open Houses to learn how you can have the...

Virtual Event – Creating Cohesive Culture: Back to Life – May 20

Youth Build Philadelphia Learning Exchange

So many aspects of our life have changed, it’s important to make sure that our schools and programs have also changed for the better. On Wednesday, May 20 th from 3:00 – 4:15 Zuri Stone,...

Webinar: Child Care On The Brink – May 13

Public Citizens for Children and Youth (PCCY)

Child Care on the Brink – A Virtual Town Hall Join PCCY along with First Up and the United Way of Greater Philadelphia and Southern New Jersey for a discussion on the pandemic’s impact to the...

The Netter Center, Civic Engagement, and Higher Education’s Response to the COVID-19 Pandemic and Beyond – May 16

University of Pennsylvania

The Netter Center, Civic Engagement, and Higher Education’s Response to the COVID-19 Pandemic and Beyond: A Conversation with Ira Harkavy, C70, GR79 – May 16, 2-3 PM Join Ira Harkavy,...

Philadelphia STEM Equity Collective (PSEC) Virtual Meeting – May 27

Philadelphia Education Fund

Using a collective impact model, the Philadelphia STEM Equity Collective (PSEC) was established in January 2020 by GSK and the Philadelphia STEM Ecosystem (an initiative of the Philadelphia Education...

Virtual Asset Mapping Training – May 19

Mayor's Office of Civic Engagement and Volunteer Services

While COVID-19 has put a lot of work on pause and forced many of us to alter our approach, we know that an organizer’s work never ends. This is why we want to continue connecting you with best...

Film Screening: Line in the Street – May 14

Campus Election Engagement Project

The Campus Election Engagement Project (CEEP) will be hosting a screening of Line in the Street, a documentary about gerrymandering and redistricting and hosting a post-screening discussion with the...

New Resources

A resource for capturing student civic learning outcomes in a changing environment – Compact2Learn

Campus Compact

All of us at Campus Compact have been inspired as everyone across higher education has risen to the challenge of the COVID-19 pandemic. These last months have been difficult for all of us, and we are...

New Issue: Journal of Higher Education Outreach and Engagement

Journal of Higher Education Outreach and Engagement

The Journal of Higher Education Outreach and Engagement recently published its latest issue, Volume 24, No. 1 (Spring 2020). We invite you to review the enclosed Table of Contents and visit our...

Community Engaged Learning Courses Focusing on Election Engagement

HE-SVE Forum

A recent post on the HE-SVE (Higher Education-Student Voter Engagement) Forum asked for folks to sharer Community Engaged Learning (CEL) course syllabi and resources that focus on election engagement...

Miscellaneous

Webinar: Birth Equity during COVID-19 – May 13

Community-Campus Partnerships for Health (CCPH)

Description: The ability of birthing people to access quality reproductive and maternal health services during the COVID-19 crisis is important. This is especially important for Black, Indigenous,...

Pennsylvania Emergency Cash Assistance Program

PA Department of Human Services

Philadelphians who are struggling financially because of the pandemic may also be eligible for an emergency cash grant from the Pennsylvania Department of Human Services. The Emergency Assistance...

Podcast: Equity and Public Space – May 12

John S. and James L. Knight Foundation

Episode 2: Equity and Public Space — what inequities does the current crisis amplify and how can we address them in the recovery? Tuesday, May 12, 1 ET This episode of Coast to Coast is hosted in...

Talk to the Authors: Doing Democracy Virtually – May 27

Campus Compact of New York and Pennsylvania

Join us for our first virtual talk to the authors online symposium on May 27, 2020, 1:30 PM with Nick Longo and Tim Shaffer authors of Creating Space for Democracy: Dialogue and Deliberation in...

Global Health Idea Lab: Announcing May 2020 Virtual Panel Sessions

Unite for Sight

Unite For Sight is committed to excellence in global health. We are delighted to present the Global Health Idea Lab, which is a new unique virtual event series that is free and open to the public....

COVID-19 Emergency Rental Assistance Program

Philadelphia Association of Community Development Corporations

We’re pleased to share some good news with you! Philadelphia is launching a COVID-19 Emergency Rental Assistance Program (). This program aims to help people who have lost income because of...

Merrimack College: Master of Education in Community Engagement – Summer I Courses Open to Non-matriculated Students

Merrimack College

Below are our Master’s level Summer I offerings that are open to non-matriculated students, all of which will be online with virtual synchronous components: Summer I 2020 – May 18 –...

Webinar: Talent in the Age of COVID-19 – May 28

Campus Philly

The team that brought you Young Smart and Local () in April 2019 – Action Greensboro and Campus Philly – is bringing you a webinar on “Talent in the Age of Covid-19.” This webinar will...

Webinars from Nonprofit Learning Lab

Nonprofit Learning Lab

The Nonprofit Learning Lab is offering a lot of free and low fee trainings from a deep dive on How to Facilitate Online to Virtual Gala: Engaging Donors in their Own Homes to Job Seeking Tips During...

Career Wardrobe- Wardrobe in a Box!

Career Wardrobe

Clothing & professional development is available to anyone who needs it during this crisis. Book an online appointment with one of Career Wardrobe’s expert consultants who will help you...

Host Organizations Needed for Stoneleigh Emerging Leader Fellowship Program – June 9, 18

Stoneleigh Foundation

The Stoneleigh Foundation is currently recruiting host organizations for our 2021-23 Emerging Leader Fellowship program. We are holding two upcoming virtual information sessions on June 9 and June...

Webinar: Supporting Opportunity Youth & Fostering Successful Outcomes – May 20

Coalition of Urban and Metropolitan Universities

In 2019, CUMU partnered with Cleveland State University and the Annie E. Casey Foundation to produce a research report that identifies opportunity youth programs across the CUMU membership and...

Free Webinar: Remote Learning and the Future of Education – May 19

University of Pennsylvania Graduate School of Education

How Will the National Leap into Remote Learning Change the Trajectory of Education? Join a conversation with 2011 McGraw Prize Winner Julie Young. Young is the Vice President of Education Outreach...

VIP Virtual Pro Bono Legal Counsel and Advice

Philadelphia VIP

In place of VIP’s in-person clinic events, small businesses and nonprofits can receive pro bono legal counsel and advice from an attorney during a 1-hour virtual consultation. Clients with...

Webinar: The New National College Attainment Network Resource Guide for K-12 – May 12

National College Attainment Network

Alarming drops in Free Application for Federal Student Aid form completion and surveys showing students are highly uncertain about their college plans has catapulted the education sector into...

Apply Online to Vote by Mail in PA by May 26

Commonwealth of Pennsylvania

We encourage everyone, in general and especially now, to apply to vote by mail so we can all participate in ensuring democracy this election cycle. Just click this link: #/OnlineAbsenteeBegin Please...

Urban League of Philadelphia – $200 in Financial Assistance for Clients

Urban League of Philadelphia

The Urban League of Philadelphia is offering one-time $200 stipends to support Philadelphians hardest hit by the economic impacts of COVID19. The monies can be used for rent, mortgage, utilities,...

Understanding Student Experience in The Pandemic Era – May 19

National College Attainment Network

Tues, May 19, 2020 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM EDT College Advising Corps (CAC) works to increase the number of low-income, first-generation college, and underrepresented high school students who enter...

Job Opportunities/AmeriCorps Opportunities

Student Facilitator, KEYS, Community College of Philadelphia

Community College of Philadelphia

Keystone Education Yields Success (KEYS) is a collaborative program between the Pennsylvania Department of Human Services (DHS) and the Pennsylvania Commission for Community Colleges. The program is...

Director Of Marketing And Development, Habitat for Humanity of Chester County

Habitat for Humanity of Chester County

Habitat for Humanity of Chester County (HfHCC), a 501 (C) 3 organization and affiliate of Habitat for Humanity International, provides affordable housing options for low-income families in need of...

Youth Encouraged to Apply for Summer Jobs Through WorkReady Program

WorkReady Philadelphia

The City of Philadelphia’s Office of Children and Families, the Philadelphia Youth Network, Philadelphia Works, and WorkReady partner organizations have joined together to create a virtual summer...

Part-Time Teachers

Northeast Academy of Philadelphia

Northeast Academy of Philadelphia is seeking part-time “You Be The Chemist Challenge”, “Biology Challenge”, “National History Bee&Bowl”, and “National GeoBee” , as well as Math...

Senior Research Associate (Full-time)

The Hope Center

The Hope Center for College, Community and Justice, at Temple University is seeking a Senior Research Associate (Sr. RA) to join our growing team. As a mission-driven organization we take seriously...

Ask Every Student Manager, Students Learn Students Vote Coalition

Students Learn Students Vote

We are looking for an Ask Every Student Manager – someone to continue the great work so many folks have already contributed to and take on a project manager role supporting the Steering...

Teaching Positions at Independence Charter School West (ICS-West)

Independence Charter School West

Who We Are ICW West exists to equip and empower global citizens, so that our communities are united. Our students are becoming the leaders who will bring a divided world back together, and as a team,...

Engagement Fellow

Campus Election Engagement Project

CEEP is hiring Fall Fellows in PA at the following colleges and universities: Bloomsburg, Bryn Mawr, Carnegie Mellon, CalU, CC of Allegheny County, CCP, Drexel, Harrisburg CC, IUP, Kutztown, La...

Grant Opportunities

COVID-19 Related Research Grants on Education – June 8

Spencer Foundation

Spencer Foundation Invites Applications for COVID-19 Related Research Grants on Education Founded in 1971, the Spencer Foundation is the only national foundation focused exclusively on supporting...

COVID-19 Collective Fund for Trans Communities

Borealis Philanthropy

Borealis Philanthropy Invites Applications for COVID-19 Collective Fund for Trans Communities With a goal of getting financial resources to trans-led organizations and transgender, gender...

COVID-19 Solutions – June 5

Booz Allen Foundation

Booz Allen Foundation Invites Innovative Proposals for COVID-19 Solutions The Booz Allen Foundation, an independent 501(c)(3) organization dedicated to convening diverse stakeholders to solve...

Defending Basic Freedoms Program – June 4

Herb Block Foundation

Herb Block Foundation Invites LOIs for Defending Basic Freedoms Program When editorial cartoonist Herb Block died in October 2001, he left $50 million and instructions to create a foundation to...

Rapid Response for A Better Digital Future Program – May 21

Eyebeam

Eyebeam Invites Applications for Rapid Response for A Better Digital Future Program Over the past twenty years, Eyebeam has provided robust professional and financial support to nearly five hundred...

Faculty Updates

A resource for capturing student civic learning outcomes in a changing environment – Compact2Learn

Campus Compact

All of us at Campus Compact have been inspired as everyone across higher education has risen to the challenge of the COVID-19 pandemic. These last months have been difficult for all of us, and we are...

Talk to the Authors: Doing Democracy Virtually – May 27

Campus Compact of New York and Pennsylvania

Join us for our first virtual talk to the authors online symposium on May 27, 2020, 1:30 PM with Nick Longo and Tim Shaffer authors of Creating Space for Democracy: Dialogue and Deliberation in...

The Netter Center, Civic Engagement, and Higher Education’s Response to the COVID-19 Pandemic and Beyond – May 16

University of Pennsylvania

The Netter Center, Civic Engagement, and Higher Education’s Response to the COVID-19 Pandemic and Beyond: A Conversation with Ira Harkavy, C70, GR79 – May 16, 2-3 PM Join Ira Harkavy,...

New Issue: Journal of Higher Education Outreach and Engagement

Journal of Higher Education Outreach and Engagement

The Journal of Higher Education Outreach and Engagement recently published its latest issue, Volume 24, No. 1 (Spring 2020). We invite you to review the enclosed Table of Contents and visit our...

Webinar: Supporting Opportunity Youth & Fostering Successful Outcomes – May 20

Coalition of Urban and Metropolitan Universities

In 2019, CUMU partnered with Cleveland State University and the Annie E. Casey Foundation to produce a research report that identifies opportunity youth programs across the CUMU membership and...

Free Webinar: Remote Learning and the Future of Education – May 19

University of Pennsylvania Graduate School of Education

How Will the National Leap into Remote Learning Change the Trajectory of Education? Join a conversation with 2011 McGraw Prize Winner Julie Young. Young is the Vice President of Education Outreach...

Community Engaged Learning Courses Focusing on Election Engagement

HE-SVE Forum

A recent post on the HE-SVE (Higher Education-Student Voter Engagement) Forum asked for folks to sharer Community Engaged Learning (CEL) course syllabi and resources that focus on election engagement...

Call for Papers: International Undergraduate Journal for Service-Learning, Leadership and Social Change

International Undergraduate Journal on Service-Learning

The International Undergraduate Journal for Service-learning, Leadership and Social Change has a call for papers.  This is a wonderful opportunity for your students. You can view the Journal at The...

Democratic Engagement

Census Class Participation Survey

Philly Counts

Here is a quick activity to jazz up your online teaching and remind students about the Census. First, remind students that they need to fill out the census based on their residence on April 1st (in a...

The Census Must Go On Toolkit

Philly Counts

Philly Counts has transitioned to a virtual census outreach strategy, until further notice, in support of guidance on slowing the spread of COVID-19. We believe that keeping our communities safe is a...

New Initiative: Ask Every Student

ALL IN Campus Democracy Challenge

What would it take to ask every student on your campus about participating in our democracy? Ask Every Student uses the framework that full student voter participation comes from integrating...

Webinar: What are Colleges and Universities Doing to Increase Student Democratic Engagement? A Survey of ALL IN Campus Democracy Challenge Members – Apr 2

ALL IN Campus Democracy Challenge

The ALL IN Campus Democracy Challenge empowers colleges and universities to achieve excellence in student democratic engagement by providing structure, support, and recognition. Since the...

Census Phonebank Volunteers needed

Philly Counts

Sign Up to Phonebank with Philly Counts! Are you stuck at home, but still want to make sure your block is counted in the 2020 Census? Philly Counts needs you! We will be phonebanking residents in...

National Conferences & Calls for Proposal

The Summer Institute in Digital Literacy 2020 – July 19-24

Summer Institute in Digital Literacy

The 2020 Summer Institute in Digital Literacy will be offered this summer, July 19-24. We call it “Plan C” (for coronavirus) and we’re getting it ready now. We will not cancel. We...

CUMU Extends Deadline for Proposals for Conference – May 26

Coalition of Urban and Metropolitan Universities

These are truly unprecedented and challenging times. Our lives and communities have been dramatically changed in just a few short weeks. We know you and your institutions are doing everything you can...

Compact20 Virtual Gathering – May 11-13

Campus Compact

Join us for a Virtual Gathering! May 11-13, 2020 The Compact20 Virtual Gathering will offer a compact, online-only conference over three days—providing free, accessible opportunities for learning,...

Call for Papers: International Undergraduate Journal for Service-Learning, Leadership and Social Change

International Undergraduate Journal on Service-Learning

The International Undergraduate Journal for Service-learning, Leadership and Social Change has a call for papers.  This is a wonderful opportunity for your students. You can view the Journal at The...

College Success Network

Webinar: The Federal Government’s Response to COVID-19 Affecting Students – Apr 8

National College Attainment Network

On Thursday, April 9, 2020, 3:30-4:30 PM, NCAN will host a policy focused webinar on the federal government’s response to the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak. As our nation faces an...

Webinar: Supporting College Persistence – Five Common Challenges and How to Solve Them – Apr 8

National College Attainment Network

Far too many students are leaving college without a degree in hand. Nearly 4 in 10 won’t graduate within six years, and the number reaches 8 in 10 among students from low-income backgrounds....

Webinar Recording: Philadelphia student’s basic needs and keeping them enrolled during COVID-19

Temple University

Students at Philadelphia colleges and universities need our support during the COVID-19 pandemic. As experts on the daily crises that derail #RealCollege students and prevent them from completing...

Partnerships Classifieds

Census Phonebank Volunteers needed

Philly Counts

Sign Up to Phonebank with Philly Counts! Are you stuck at home, but still want to make sure your block is counted in the 2020 Census? Philly Counts needs you! We will be phonebanking residents in...

Volunteer virtually and help keep our TechGirlz engaged!

TechGirlz

Yes!  We still have volunteer opportunities for you during the “Era of Social Distancing!” TechGirlz has postponed all in-person workshops through the end of April. However, we want to...


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