June 2, 2020

PHENND Events/Activities

Other Local Events and Workshops

Facebook Live – Navigating Racialized Grief: A Community Conversation – June 4

Join us for challenging conversations with students, educators, public officials, and community leaders to discuss events around the affects of challenging white supremacy, the recent extrajudicial...

Webinar: Using the Arts to Re-Prime the Brain for Learning – July 30

With arts programs being the first to be cut in public schools across the country due to the pandemic crisis, it is time for classroom teachers to rethink their teaching methodology post-pandemic....

Webinar: Re-entering the Arts Classroom; Transitioning back to the physical classroom – July 28

As we anticipate the coming school year, it is necessary for arts educators to plan for the unexpected ways that our students, our classes, and how we ourselves have changed during this pandemic...

Talk to the Authors: Building Social Solidarity after a Social Recession – June 17

Join us for our virtual talk with the authors online symposium on June 17, 2020, 12:00-1:30 PM with Nick Longo and Tim Shaffer authors of Creating Space for Democracy: Dialogue and Deliberation in...

Learn More about Contact Tracing – June 4

Contact tracing is a critical piece of Pennsylvania’s strategy to reopen safely, and Bucks County’s Department of Health has been one of the only ones in the state to contact about 95...

Helping Fathers during COVID-19: Project D.A.D. – Virtual Workshops

Project ’s (Developing Active Dads) mission is to help non-custodial fathers and families in Philadelphia, to be responsible parents by providing programming that improves participants’ relations...

Save the Date! Virtual Climate Change Institute this Summer – Aug 10-13

Join GreenFutures this August for the 3rd Annual Climate Change: From Classroom to Community Summer Institute, now Online! Live sessions August 10-13 Stipends and Act 48 credit available Why...

New Resources

Report: Getting Americans Back to Work in the Pandemic

With more than 30 million unemployed because of the coronavirus pandemic, US workforce agencies are facing a desperate need for jobs that can serve as “lifeboats” for those out of work until the...

Resources: Advancing Anti-Racism

Along with other social justice advocates, we are working to discern and take the best steps forward in the wake of the killings of George Floyd, Breonna Taylor, and Ahmaud Arbery. As is central to...

Lesson Plan: Exploring Voter Suppression and Activism in U.S. Elections

In this lesson, students learn about disenfranchisement and mobilization against it. View the lesson plan here:...

Compact Nation Podcast: American Conversations

You won’t want to miss the newest episodes from #CompactNationPod! Season 4 Episode 15 “American Conversations,” features a series of minisodes, produced by students around topics...

The Promise of Full Participation: A Look Back at Compact20

Check out some of the great content from our virtual conference. When we brought the conference online, we decided to offer the content free of charge to involve as many people as possible....

Know Your Rights Guide: Supporting Older PA Youth in Foster Care

Juvenile Law Center shares resource for youth aging out of care. As National Foster Care Month Comes to End, Juvenile Law Center Launches Know Your Rights Guide for Older Youth in Foster Care....

Education for Democracy Virtual Resource Exchange Series

Join us for a series of resource exchanges focused on preparing students for active and effective participation in public life. Resource exchanges will feature a panel of experienced practitioners...

Miscellaneous

The Challenges and Benefits of Being a Media Literacy Entrepreneur

DATE: Wednesday, June 24th TIME: 12 – 1 pm EST LOCATION. Online. Learn more and register. Join us for a candid discussion of the benefits and challenges of being a media literacy entrepreneur,...

On Justice: A webinar series for teachers, students, and the public – June 3

While we have postponed our annual conference on justice due to COVID-19, we are launching a series of webinars to explore this theme in an online community. Register today for our first events in...

Virtual Transformational Relationships Workshop Presented by the Luna Jiménez Institue for Social Transformation – June 16-18

June 16 – 18, 2020 10:00 am – 12:30 pm (PDT) / 1:00 pm – 3:30 pm (EDT) Personal healing and authentic relationships are the foundation for transformational social justice work. In this...

A Way to Support Small Neighborhood Businesses during the Crisis

SEAMAAC has been working hard to improve the South 7th Street commercial corridor and the diverse small businesses that are the life blood of the corridor and community around it (7th Street...

COVID-19’s Impact on Rural Disability Community Conference Call – June 3

PHAN will be hosting two calls for people with disabilities, their families, advocates, and caregivers to talk about access to healthcare and other issues faced by the disability community in...

Nonprofit Client Application Now Open – Classic & Decision Support Projects – July 24

Apply for a Classic or new Decision Support Project Compass grants pro bono consulting services to nonprofits that benefit the Greater Philadelphia community. Each nonprofit client receives...

Job Opportunities/AmeriCorps Opportunities

Communications Manager, Camden Coalition of Healthcare Providers

The Communications Manager will work on the Communications and Content Development Team at the Camden Coalition. The Communications Manager will be an enthusiastic team player, a strong writer,...

Campus Vote Project: Deputy State Coordinator – June 10

Campus Vote Project seeks a Deputy State Coordinator for Pennsylvania. The Deputy State Coordinator is a key member of our team. They are charged with working with the State Coordinator to manage and...

Chief Operations Officer, Share Food Program

The Chief Operations Officer (COO) of the Share Food Program is the chief administrative officer for the operations of the Program related to its finances, facilities, human resources, technology,...

Grant Opportunities

Fire Prevention Grant Program – Jun 30

FM Global Invites Applications for Fire Prevention Efforts FM Global is inviting applications for its Fire Prevention Grant Program. Through the program, grants will be awarded to organizations and...

Mental Health Programs – Jun 26

Van Ameringen Foundation Accepting LOIs for Mental Health Programs Established in 1950, the van Ameringen Foundation seeks to increase the accessibility of mental health services to people and...

Investigator-Initiated Health Services Research Grants – Jul 1

NIHCM Foundation Seeks Letters of Inquiry for Investigator-Initiated Health Services Research Grants The National Institute for Health Care Management (NIHCM) Foundation is a nonprofit, nonpartisan...

‘Energize the Environment’ Grant Program- Jun 30

Quadratec Invites Applications for ‘Energize the Environment’ Grant Program Quadratec is inviting applications for its Energize the Environment Grant Program. Through the program, a single grant...

Species Conservation Fund – Jun 30

Mohamed bin Zayed Species Conservation Fund Accepting Applications for Conservation Projects The Mohamed bin Zayed Species Conservation Fund was established to provide targeted grants to individual...

2021 Young Scholars Program – Jun 30

Foundation for Child Development Issues RFP for 2021 Young Scholars Program The Foundation for Child Development works to connect research to changes that continuously improve policy and practice...

K-12 Music Programs- Jun 30

Classics for Kids Foundation Invites Applications From K-12 Music Programs The Classics for Kids Foundation believes that playing a stringed instrument can transform a child, giving them experiences...

SLSV Digital Tools Mini-Grants – June 5

The SLSV Coalition is providing digital tools mini-grants up to $1,500 for campuses and organizations to use to expand their digital reach. We will be providing 20-40 awards between $250-$1,500 for a...

Training and Information Centers and Programs for Parents with Children with Disabilities – Jun 22

The Department of Education issued a notice inviting applications for new awards for fiscal year 2020 for Training and Information for Parents of Children with Disabilities—Parent Training and...

Faculty Updates

Talk to the Authors: Building Social Solidarity after a Social Recession – June 17

Join us for our virtual talk with the authors online symposium on June 17, 2020, 12:00-1:30 PM with Nick Longo and Tim Shaffer authors of Creating Space for Democracy: Dialogue and Deliberation in...

SLSV Digital Tools Mini-Grants – June 5

The SLSV Coalition is providing digital tools mini-grants up to $1,500 for campuses and organizations to use to expand their digital reach. We will be providing 20-40 awards between $250-$1,500 for a...

Compact Nation Podcast: American Conversations

You won’t want to miss the newest episodes from #CompactNationPod! Season 4 Episode 15 “American Conversations,” features a series of minisodes, produced by students around topics...

The Promise of Full Participation: A Look Back at Compact20

Check out some of the great content from our virtual conference. When we brought the conference online, we decided to offer the content free of charge to involve as many people as possible....

Education for Democracy Virtual Resource Exchange Series

Join us for a series of resource exchanges focused on preparing students for active and effective participation in public life. Resource exchanges will feature a panel of experienced practitioners...

Democratic Engagement

Campus Vote Project: Deputy State Coordinator – June 10

Campus Vote Project seeks a Deputy State Coordinator for Pennsylvania. The Deputy State Coordinator is a key member of our team. They are charged with working with the State Coordinator to manage and...

SLSV Digital Tools Mini-Grants – June 5

The SLSV Coalition is providing digital tools mini-grants up to $1,500 for campuses and organizations to use to expand their digital reach. We will be providing 20-40 awards between $250-$1,500 for a...

Education for Democracy Virtual Resource Exchange Series

Join us for a series of resource exchanges focused on preparing students for active and effective participation in public life. Resource exchanges will feature a panel of experienced practitioners...


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