The week of

September 17, 2018

PHENND Events/Activities

Other Local Events and Workshops

Noche Universitaria De Filadelfia En Espanol

Swarthmore College

PHILADELPHIA COLLEGE NIGHT IN SPANISH Tuesday, September 25 Temple Science Education & Research Center 1925 N 12th St Philadelphia 6:00 – 8:30 PM This program is for parents and students...

CALM@Work

ArtWell

CALM@Work | Friday, September 28, 10:00 AM — 3:00 PM Oxford Mills, 100 W. Oxford St., Philadelphia, PA 19122 ArtWell@Work and What is: Mindfulness invite leaders, executives, and changemakers to...

Provost’s Lecture on Diversity: Butterfly Politics

University of Pennsylvania

The Office of the Provost of the University of Pennsylvania presents the Provost’s Lecture on Diversity Butterfly Politics Catharine A. MacKinnon Elizabeth A. Long Professor of Law at the...

Free Job Readiness Workshops for Adults

Temple University

FREE JOB READINESS WORKSHOPS FOR ADULT JOB SEEKERS Adult job seekers are cordially invited to participate in a series of dynamic and informative job readiness workshops! See below for the roster of...

What is Addiction? training

Rutgers University

Please join us on Tuesday, September 25th from 12:00 – 1:30 on the Rutgers-Camden campus for a powerful conversation on the root causes of addiction and how you can better support those you love...

Youth Resilience in Philadelphia

Temple University

September 18th, POPPYN will screen its 26th episode exploring the ways Philly youth demonstrate resilience in the face of challenges like gun violence, school safety, bullying, LGBT discrimination...

Forum on Justice & Opportunity

Episcopal Community Services

The Forum on Justice & Opportunity connects volunteers, social change activists, and human service experts around solutions to the biggest challenges facing the region. Engage with the compounded...

Fundamentals of Successful Fundraising

La Salle Nonprofit Center

Part of the Excellence in Fundraising Series To be successful at fundraising you need to know all the building blocks that comprise nonprofit resource development and then be able to craft a...

A Year After Maria: Current and Future Challenges in Puerto Rico

Rutgers University

PUERTO RICO: ENERGY, EDUCATION, HEALTH & ECONOMY The Community Leadership Center Hispanic Heritage Month symposium marks one year following Hurricane Maria that devastated Puerto Rico and...

Benefits Access Coalition: Utility Assistance Programs

Mayor's Office of Community Empowerment & Opportunity

You are invited to the October meeting of the Philadelphia Benefits Access Coalition October 4, 2018, 2:00 – 4:30 pm Utilities Assistance 101 will cover LIHEAP and much more! Topics will...

for artists: Setting & Measuring Goals

Vision Driven Consulting

From the Vision Driven Artist Series Setting & Measuring Goals October 8th from 6-8pm at The Rotunda – Identify what you want to achieve in your projects – Incorporate critical...

LatinX College Exploration event

Temple University

“LatinX” is intended to aid in increasing the representation of LatinX students on campus(es). The purpose of this conference is to: 1. Expose Latinx students in the Philadelphia area to the...

Portraits of Justice Symposium

Mural Arts Philadelphia

Free registration is now open for the Portraits of Justice Symposium on November 2, the culmination of new Portraits of Justice initiative work from Mural Arts Philadelphia. Stop by for an exhibition...

Make Money by Doing Good: Exploring Jobs in the Social Sector

Free Library of Philadelphia

Thursday, September 27, 2018 6:00 Regional Foundation Center at Parkway Central Library Nonprofits have long served a need in their communities that the private sector or government have been unable...

New Resources

Engaged Scholars Initiative

Campus Compacts of the Eastern Region

Engaged Scholars Initiative Announced. Are you an early career faculty or staff member committed to community engaged teaching, learning, and scholarship? Then you’ll want to check out our Engaged...

College Awareness Month calendar

PhillyGoes2College

Start here. Get there. PhillyGoes2College guides students through the process of applying and transitioning to college and other secondary opportunities. Whether you’re going for the first time or...

Report: Balancing Work and Learning: Implications for Low-income Students

Georgetown University

For Low-Income Students, Working While Studying Comes at a Cost By Sara Melnick, Deputy Director, National College Access Network Do you ever reminisce over the good ol’ days when kids frolicked...

2018 ASAP Directory of After School Programs

After School Activities Partnerships (ASAP)

The 2018 ASAP Directory of After School Programs Presented by Wells Fargo and the Philadelphia Media Network Many Philadelphia families found the answers to their after school needs on Thursday,...

New Website: Satell Institute

Satell Institute

The Satell Institute is proud to unveil its new fully interactive website. The Satell Institute is an independent, nonprofit, nonpartisan, fully-endowed Think and Do Tank for Corporate Social...

PUBLIC: A Journal of Imagining America

Imagining America

Fifth Anniversary Issue of “PUBLIC: A Journal of Imagining America” This special anniversary issue of PUBLIC highlights Imagining America’s move to the University of California–Davis by...

Building a Culture of Health on Campus and in Communities

Robert Wood Johnson Foundation

Higher Education as Catalysts: Building a Culture of Health on Campus and in Communities The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF) is committed to working alongside others to build a national...

Partnerships Classifieds

various opportunities, TechGirlz

TechGirlz

TechGirlz Inspiring girls to explore the possibilities of technology. Volunteer Opportunities This month we have volunteer opportunities in Colorado, North Carolina, New Jersey, and Pennsylvania. If...

Compass Pro Bono Consulting looking for team members

Compass Philly

COMPASS TEAM MEMBER APPLICATION NOW OPEN! Join Other Business Professionals on Pro Bono Consulting Teams! “I have volunteered with nonprofits in the past, and this experience was different in...

National Conferences & Calls for Proposal

Call for Proposals: Education for Democracy: Innovating in Complex Times

Eastern Region Campus Compact

Eastern Region Campus Compact Bi-Annual Confernece Education for Democracy: Innovating in Complex Times March 25-27, 2019 Providence, RI Proposals due: November 1, 2018 About the Conference The ERCC...

Grant Opportunities

Host Site Applications for the 2019-2020 CCNYPA*VISTA Program

Campus Compact of New York and Pennsylvania

CCNYPA is pleased to notify you that we will be releasing the Host Site Applications for the 2019-2020 CCNYPA*VISTA Program on Tuesday, September 25th, 2018. For more information regarding our VISTA...

Social Inequality Research

Russell Sage Foundation

Russell Sage Foundation Seeks Letters of Inquiry for Social Inequality Research One of the oldest American foundations, the Russell Sage Foundation was established by Mrs. Margaret Olivia Sage in...

Higher Ed Teaching Awards

Woodrow Wilson National Fellowship Foundation

Course Hero, Woodrow Wilson Foundation Announce New Round of Higher Ed Teaching Awards Course Hero and the Woodrow Wilson National Fellowship Foundation have issued a call for nominations for their...

Grants for Hands-On Environmental Education Activities

Captain Planet Foundation

Captain Planet Foundation Offers Grants for Hands-On Environmental Education Activities The mission of the Captain Planet Foundation is to promote and support high-quality educational programs that...

Nature Works Everywhere garden grants

Nature Conservancy

Nature Conservancy Accepting Proposals for School Gardens The Nature Conservancy is working to promote environmental education through the creation of Nature Works Everywhere gardens. The core...

Mathematics Learning in Multilingual Pre-K-12 Classrooms

National Council Teachers of Mathematics

NCTM Accepting Applications in Support of Mathematics Learning in Multilingual Pre-K-12 Classrooms The National Council Teachers of Mathematics is accepting applications for its new Fostering Support...

Access for Athletes Grants

Challenged Athletes Foundation

Challenged Athletes Foundation Invites Applications for Access for Athletes Grants The Challenged Athletes Foundation provides opportunities and support to people with physical challenges so they can...

Law-Related Research Fellowship at Princeton

Princeton University

LAPA Seeks Applications for Law-Related Research The Program in Law and Public Affairs at Princeton University invites outstanding faculty members of any discipline, independent scholars, lawyers,...

Soros Justice Fellowships

Open Society Foundations

Open Society Foundations Accepting Applications for Soros Justice Fellowships The Open Society Foundations (OSF) is accepting applications for its Soros Justice Fellowships. Through the program,...

RFP for Social Justice Arts Projects

Puffin Foundation West

Puffin Foundation Issues RFP for Social Justice Arts Projects Puffin Foundation West, Ltd. seeks to open the doors of artistic expression by providing grants to artist activists and arts...

Job Opportunities/AmeriCorps Opportunities

Finance Specialist, Greensgrow

Greensgrow Farms

About Greensgrow: Greensgrow is a non-profit, social entrepreneurship project that has been creating innovative urban agriculture programs since 1997. We operate two community-based garden centers,...

Miscellaneous

Newsletters: Smart Strategies for Strong Outcomes

Iris Creative Group

You just wrapped your last campaign. When is the next time your community will hear from you? The silence donors hear after giving is a big contributor to weak retention rates. If your fundraising...

Financial Literacy Contest for grades 7-12

Harrisburg University of Science and Technology

ATTENTION GRADE 7-12 STUDENTS AND TEACHERS!!! To help further financial literacy education among our students, Harrisburg University of Science and Technology, in partnership with the Harrisburg...

Webinar: Engaging Urban Schools & Communities

National College Access Network

Strengthening the Pipeline Through Community Partnerships: Engaging Urban Schools & Communities Wed, September 19, 2018 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM EDT Join this webinar on September 19 to learn...

Strengthening the Pipeline Through Community Partnerships: Engaging Urban Schools & Communities

National College Access Network

Join the University of Michigan to learn about their newest initiative, Engaging Urban Schools and Communities Initiative, which is aimed at increasing access and success for low-income students in...

Mission-Driven Messaging: How Brand Positioning Drives Fundraising

Social Innovations Institute

by Social Innovations Journal, Institute, and Lab DATE AND TIME Wed, October 3, 2018 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM EDT LOCATION Zoom Webinar DESCRIPTION Strengthen your relationship with donors and your case...

Learn about AmeriCorps funding opportunities

PennSERVE

How Can AmeriCorps Get Things Done in Your Community? Grants are available for the operation of AmeriCorps national service programs by community and faith-based organizations, government agencies,...

Webinar: Fire Up your Board About Fundraising

La Salle Nonprofit Center

In this new 60-minute webinar, a seasoned fundraiser shares tested tips for getting a reluctant board to fulfill its fundraising responsibilities. Learn how to overcome the typical concerns board...

Webinar: Parents as a Strategy to Increase Academic Performance

Social Innovations Institute

by Social Innovations Journal, Institute, and Lab When most think of parenting, their first thoughts are typically that of changing diapers, preparing dinner or perhaps chasing a screaming child...

Virtual Higher Education Fair for national service members

Service Year Alliance

When: Thursday, November 8th, 2:00-4:00pm ET Do you know of companies or higher education institutions that want to host a booth at these fairs? Active Service Year Alliance members and Employers of...


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