The week of

June 23, 2020

Other Local Events and Workshops

Virtual Information Session: EDD IN EDUCATIONAL LEADERSHIP AND MANAGEMENT – Jul 1

Drexel University

Leaders from the School of Education will be sharing information and answering questions about Drexel University’s online and hybrid EdD in Educational Leadership and Management programs....

Innovation and Learning: Designing and Redefining Workplace Learning in the New Normal – Jun 29

Drexel University

Organizations, corporations, and higher education institutions must be able to provide workplace learning and development to employees across onsite, blended, and online formats. During this webinar,...

Learning in the Crisis: On Rediscovering “the Social” in the Midst of a Pandemic – Jun 27

Incite Seminars

As individuals and communities struggle to cope with daily life in the midst of the Covid-19 epidemic, we have witnessed impressive forms of grass-roots organization to meet basic material and social...

Lunch & Learn: The Coronavirus Pandemic, Homelessness, and the Bethesda Project Response – Jun 26

Bethesda Project

Community Life will host the next Lunch & Learn on June 26th at 12pm. This series shares information regarding the impact of the Coronavirus pandemic on homelessness and will review Bethesda...

College During COVID-19: A Briefing for Faith Leaders – Jun 24

Mayor's Office of Public Engagement

The Mayor’s Office of Public Engagement is delighted to partner with students and education advocates to host a webinar about how the pandemic is impacting already-vulnerable college students...

Virtual Youth Summit – Jun 18-Jul 24

City of Philadelphia

The Health Justice Team at Get Healthy Philly is hosting a Virtual Youth Summit, a collaborative series of virtual sessions for teens & young people (ages 14 – 26) on Thursdays and Fridays,...

Free Business 101 Workshop – Jun 23

SRIII Consulting

When: Tuesday, June 23rd, 11am-12pm Where: This is an online event. More information Interested in Chopping it up about systems and structures for fledging or start-up small businesses. Goals: ●...

When the Marches End: Are we for real this time? – Jun 30

University of Pennsylvania

University of Pennsylvania’s African-American Resource Center and The Barbara and Edward Netter Center for Community Partnerships Present When the Marches End: In response to the civil unrest...

New Resources

Out-of-School Time/Summer Program Locator

City of Philadelphia

Still figuring out summer plans? Check out the updated OST Program Locator, which now includes 88 programs and the ability to filter by in-person or remote formats....

Metropolitan Universities Journal Highlights Race and Equity Work

Coalition of Urban and Metropolitan Universities

The issues of racism and injustice are ingrained in organizations and systems; institutions of higher education are not immune to their perils. With thirty years of archived journal issues and...

Fighting COVID-19’s Disproportionate Impact on Black Communities With More Precise Data

Stanford Social Innovation Review (SSIR)

By weaving together an unusual array of data into a simple measure of a community’s vulnerability to COVID-19, health care practitioners can develop tailored interventions to help Black...

Lesson Plan: Reducing Health Disparities in Black and Brown Communities During a Pandemic

The Pulitzer Center

Data on the pandemic’s impact on different racial groups is still emerging, and many health departments are still not releasing data on race. However, a pattern in the existing data is clear:...

Coming Soon: New ALL IN Campus Democracy Challenge Website

ALL IN Campus Democracy Challenge

Releasing this summer, ALL IN is launching a rebranded and retooled website () as a one-stop-shop for campuses and their students to navigate the voting process powered by BallotReady’s Civic...

Voter ID Support for College Students through VoteRiders

VoteRiders

VoteRiders assist students in obtaining an acceptable form of identification to take to the polls or when voting by mail: If you live in a state that has a Voter ID law, you can send our state Voter...

Virtual Voter Engagement Toolkit

ALL IN Campus Democracy Challenge

As colleges and universities prepare for on-campus and virtual learning, the ALL IN team has compiled a list of resources to help students and faculty plan voter engagement activities in light of...

Occupational Mobility Report

Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia

In a new report, Occupational Mobility Report, researchers at the Federal Reserve Banks of Philadelphia and Cleveland analyze tens of millions of online job ads — and the skills listed therein —...

Miscellaneous

The #RealCollege Survey: How Institutions Can Better Understand and Meet Students’ Needs – Jun 25

Southern Regional Education Board (SREB)

June 25, 2020 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm EDT Student homelessness and food insecurity was already a growing crisis before coronavirus, but the pandemic is making the situation even worse. The 2019...

Webinar: Engaging Online: Promising Practices in E-Service Learning and Digital Civic Engagement – Jul 16

Campus Compact

In the context of service-learning and/or internship programs during the COVID-19 era (and beyond), what does it mean to support participation and voice amongst community partners? How can global...

PSU research center helps launch six faculty research projects addressing homelessness

Portland State University

Portland State University’s Homelessness Research & Action Collaborative will help launch six research studies this spring that address homelessness as part of its faculty grant program. The...

Freedom Summer 2020 – Learn community organizing while getting out the vote! – Jul 6

UC Berkley Public Service Center

Learn how you can join a nationwide movement to get out the vote! FINAL INFO SESSIONS: Tuesday, June 23, 11:00 – 11:30  Register here Friday, June 26, 10:00 – 10:30 Register here...

Camp Compact 2020—A Virtual Summer Academy

Indiana Campus Compact

Indiana Campus Compact presents: Camp Compact 2020—A Virtual Summer Academy We have something for everyone, from single-session webinars to multi-week virtual boot camps! We are confident that you...

Webinar: Focus on Justice: Centering Incarcerated People in Theater – Jun 23

The Pulitzer Center

From the midst of a pandemic where Black people are dying at much higher rates than the rest of the population into a moment of national uprising against systemic racism in America, Pulitzer Center...

Twitter Chat: Voting As a Change Agent: What Can Voting Do? – Jun 25

Campus Election Engagement Project

Join @campuselect on Thursday, June 25 8:00PM ET/7:00 PM CT for Your Voice Matters Twitter Chat. Topic: Voting As a Change Agent: What Can Voting Do? Here at the Campus Election Engagement Project...

University Presidents’ Commitment to Full Student Voter Participation

ALL IN Campus Democracy Challenge

Higher education leaders have a responsibility to prepare students to become responsible and engaged participants in the country’s democracy, and that includes exercising their right to register...

Webinar: Virtual Democratic Engagement – Jul 14

ALL IN Campus Democracy Challenge

As we prepare for a fall semester with social distancing and remote and hybrid learning, come learn about programs, strategies, and tactics to take your democratic engagement virtual. Join the ALL IN...

Become a National Voter Registration Day Campus Partner

National Voter Registration Day

Mark your calendars and get ready to celebrate National Voter Registration Day (NVRD) on Tuesday, September 22, 2020. We support the efforts of NVRD, an annual nonpartisan civic holiday, and...

Maximize your Peer-to-Peer Fundraising (online and offline) – Jul 1, 8

CharityHowTo

Join us on this nonprofit webinar and learn strategies and tactics to tap into your existing and potential networks, online and offline, to increase awareness and encourage fundraising for your...

Reskilling and Changing Careers in the Midst of COVID-19 – Jun 24

Strada Education Network

Wednesday, June 24, 2-3 EDT Amid the uncertainty of the COVID-19 pandemic, including what comes next and what jobs still will be available in the new economy, many Americans are reconsidering their...

K-16 Partnerships

ecoTech™ Grants – Jul 15

Captain Planet Foundation

Captain Planet Foundation Invites Applications for ecoTech™ Grants The Captain Planet Foundation was established as a corporate foundation to support youth-led efforts inspired by the show...

Educator-Led Initiatives Focused on Emerging Student Needs – Jul 15

NEA Foundation

NEA Foundation Welcomes Applications for Educator-Led Initiatives Focused on Emerging Student Needs Established in 1969, the NEA Foundation serves as a laboratory of learning, offering funding and...

Job Opportunities/AmeriCorps Opportunities

Program Manager, The Book Trust

Book Trust

Position: Program Manager Reports to: Senior Director of Programs Hours: Full time THE ORGANIZATION Book Trust is a national early literacy 501(c)3 organization that helps elementary school children...

College & Career Coach, Virtual Open House

West Philadelphia Promise Corps

We are hiring! Come join our team as an Americorps College and Career Coach. Join us at our virtual open house: Every Wednesday at 1PM from June 24th – July 15th RSVP here for virtual open...

Associate Director, Access to Justice Initiatives, Toll Public Interest Center

University of Pennsylvania

The Toll Public Interest Center (TPIC) harnesses the talent, expertise, and resources of Penn Law to engage in high-impact public service with local, national, and global communities. Our...

COVID-19 Operations Support Supervisor, City of Philadelphia

City of Philadelphia

The Office of Emergency Management (OEM) works to mitigate, plan, and prepare for emergencies; educate the public about preparedness; coordinate emergency response and recovery efforts; and develop...

Project Coordinator, Policy and Analytics Center, 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,...

Executive Director, New Kensington Community Development Corporation (NKCDC)

New Kensington CDC

The New Kensington Community Development Corporation (NKCDC) is a community development corporation committed to sustainable development in housing opportunities, economic development, vacant land...

Grant Opportunities

Free Clinics Grant Program – Jul 15

American Academy of Family Physicians Foundation

American Academy of Family Physicians Foundation Invites Applications for Free Clinics Grant Program The American Academy of Family Physicians Foundation (AAFP) is dedicated to advancing the values...

ecoTech™ Grants – Jul 15

Captain Planet Foundation

Captain Planet Foundation Invites Applications for ecoTech™ Grants The Captain Planet Foundation was established as a corporate foundation to support youth-led efforts inspired by the show...

Inclusive Growth and Recovery Challenge – Jul 17

Data.org

Inclusive Growth and Recovery Challenge Welcomes Applications As part of a commitment to build the field of data science for social impact, has launched a $10 million Inclusive Growth and Recovery...

Educator-Led Initiatives Focused on Emerging Student Needs – Jul 15

NEA Foundation

NEA Foundation Welcomes Applications for Educator-Led Initiatives Focused on Emerging Student Needs Established in 1969, the NEA Foundation serves as a laboratory of learning, offering funding and...

Capacity Building Program for Children’s Grief Programs – Jul 17

National Alliance for Grieving Children

National Alliance for Grieving Children Invites Applications for Grief Reach Capacity Building Program The National Alliance for Grieving Children, in partnership with the New York Life Foundation,...

WorkRise Request for Proposal and Information – Jun 29

Urban Institute

Request for Proposal and Request for Information WorkRise, a research-to-action network for jobs, workers, and mobility, is launching a drive to rapidly develop and share actionable evidence on what...

Educator-Led Initiatives Focused on Emerging Student Needs

NEA Foundation

Established in 1969, the NEA Foundation serves as a laboratory of learning, offering funding and other resources to public school educators, their schools, and districts to solve complex teaching...

Faculty Updates

Webinar: Engaging Online: Promising Practices in E-Service Learning and Digital Civic Engagement – Jul 16

Campus Compact

In the context of service-learning and/or internship programs during the COVID-19 era (and beyond), what does it mean to support participation and voice amongst community partners? How can global...

Metropolitan Universities Journal Highlights Race and Equity Work

Coalition of Urban and Metropolitan Universities

The issues of racism and injustice are ingrained in organizations and systems; institutions of higher education are not immune to their perils. With thirty years of archived journal issues and...

PSU research center helps launch six faculty research projects addressing homelessness

Portland State University

Portland State University’s Homelessness Research & Action Collaborative will help launch six research studies this spring that address homelessness as part of its faculty grant program. The...

Camp Compact 2020—A Virtual Summer Academy

Indiana Campus Compact

Indiana Campus Compact presents: Camp Compact 2020—A Virtual Summer Academy We have something for everyone, from single-session webinars to multi-week virtual boot camps! We are confident that you...

Virtual Voter Engagement Toolkit

ALL IN Campus Democracy Challenge

As colleges and universities prepare for on-campus and virtual learning, the ALL IN team has compiled a list of resources to help students and faculty plan voter engagement activities in light of...

Become a National Voter Registration Day Campus Partner

National Voter Registration Day

Mark your calendars and get ready to celebrate National Voter Registration Day (NVRD) on Tuesday, September 22, 2020. We support the efforts of NVRD, an annual nonpartisan civic holiday, and...

Democratic Engagement

Freedom Summer 2020 – Learn community organizing while getting out the vote! – Jul 6

UC Berkley Public Service Center

Learn how you can join a nationwide movement to get out the vote! FINAL INFO SESSIONS: Tuesday, June 23, 11:00 – 11:30  Register here Friday, June 26, 10:00 – 10:30 Register here...

Twitter Chat: Voting As a Change Agent: What Can Voting Do? – Jun 25

Campus Election Engagement Project

Join @campuselect on Thursday, June 25 8:00PM ET/7:00 PM CT for Your Voice Matters Twitter Chat. Topic: Voting As a Change Agent: What Can Voting Do? Here at the Campus Election Engagement Project...

Coming Soon: New ALL IN Campus Democracy Challenge Website

ALL IN Campus Democracy Challenge

Releasing this summer, ALL IN is launching a rebranded and retooled website () as a one-stop-shop for campuses and their students to navigate the voting process powered by BallotReady’s Civic...

Voter ID Support for College Students through VoteRiders

VoteRiders

VoteRiders assist students in obtaining an acceptable form of identification to take to the polls or when voting by mail: If you live in a state that has a Voter ID law, you can send our state Voter...

Virtual Voter Engagement Toolkit

ALL IN Campus Democracy Challenge

As colleges and universities prepare for on-campus and virtual learning, the ALL IN team has compiled a list of resources to help students and faculty plan voter engagement activities in light of...

University Presidents’ Commitment to Full Student Voter Participation

ALL IN Campus Democracy Challenge

Higher education leaders have a responsibility to prepare students to become responsible and engaged participants in the country’s democracy, and that includes exercising their right to register...

Webinar: Virtual Democratic Engagement – Jul 14

ALL IN Campus Democracy Challenge

As we prepare for a fall semester with social distancing and remote and hybrid learning, come learn about programs, strategies, and tactics to take your democratic engagement virtual. Join the ALL IN...

Become a National Voter Registration Day Campus Partner

National Voter Registration Day

Mark your calendars and get ready to celebrate National Voter Registration Day (NVRD) on Tuesday, September 22, 2020. We support the efforts of NVRD, an annual nonpartisan civic holiday, and...

Partnerships Classifieds

2020 Spruce Foundation Board Member Application – Jul 1

Spruce Foundation

The Spruce Foundation is an all volunteer non-profit that cultivates next-gen leaders and philanthropists in Philadelphia, PA. The goal and mission of our organization is to give back to Philly...


Stay Current in Philly's Higher Education and Nonprofit Sector

We compile a weekly email with local events, resources, national conferences, calls for proposals, grant, volunteer and job opportunities in the higher education and nonprofit sectors.

Get the Update Delivered
Subscribe