The week of

July 28, 2014

PHENND Events/Activities

Other Local Events and Workshops

Boys Write Now

Philadelphia Writing Project

Boys Write Now Philadelphia – Boys in grades 7-12- Dads, Big Brothers too! Free Art & Writing Workshop with ASPCP (Astrosteez Pretty Cool Peasant hip hop collective), WragsInk (designers...

DRUMBEAT 3-Day Facilitator Training Program

BuildABridge International

DRUMBEAT 3-Day Facilitator Training Program – October 10-12 Join BuildaBridge and Holyoake for a special 3 day DRUMBEAT Facilitator Training offered in Philadelphia! The multi-award winning...

Legalities of Nonprofit Fundraising

Free Library of Philadelphia

Legalities of Nonprofit Fundraising Tuesday, August 19 | 10:00 – 12:00 Parkway Central Library | 1901 Vine St | Rooms 405-407 Marla K. Conley, Esq., Co-Chair of the Nonprofit Organizations...

Crowdfunding 101

The Enterprise Center

TEC offers crowdfunding workshop The Enterprise Center will offer Crowdfunding 101 on Wednesday, July 30th from 2-3:30pm at 4548 Market Street in West Philadelphia. The workshop is free. To register,...

IRS Nonprofit Workshop for Small & Medium-Sized 501(c)3 Organizations

Nonprofit Development Center of Southern New Jersey

S. Jersey workshops for small nonprofits set The Internal Revenue Service, in cooperation with the Nonprofit Development Center of Southern New Jersey, the Center for Nonprofits, Camden County...

Back to School Education Event

School District of Philadelphia

City schools hold annual back to school event The School District of Philadelphia will hold its annual Back to School Education Event on August 8th from 8am to 3pm at 4201 Parkside Avenue in West...

Emergency preparedness for people with disabilities

Temple University

Preparedness trainings set for people with disabilities Temple University’s Institute on Disabilities will hold workshops on emergency preparedness for people with disabilities and their...

Educating Homeless Youth

School District of Philadelphia

Training set on working with homeless students Education for Children and Youth Experiencing Homelessness (ECYEH) is a program of the Office of Student Enrollment and Placement with the School...

Professional Development Certificate from Career Wardrobe

Career Wardrobe

Career Wardrobe offers professional development certificate Career Wardrobe has been serving women in the Philadelphia region since 1995 and in that time, they have expanded their programs to meet...

Social Enterprise Readiness Assessment for nonprofits

La Salle University

LaSalle helps nonprofits with social enterprise For the foreseeable future, unrestricted funds will continue to be the Holy Grail for nonprofits. Thus, nonprofits all need to pursue every viable...

Government Property for Orgs in Promise Zone

Mayor's Office of Community Empowerment & Opportunity

PHILADELPHIA PROMISE ZONE Does your organization work within the Promise Zone? You may be eligible to receive surplus government property! Nonprofits and educational providers within the Promise Zone...

New Resources

The Prison Boom and the Lack of Black Progress after Smith & Welch

National Bureau of Economic Research

Has Economic Progress for Black Males been Static since 1970? Last week, the National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER) released a working paper titled: The Prison Boom and the Lack of Black...

Presentation: Becoming an Advocate Parts 1 and 2

Imprint Project

BECOMING AN ADVOCATE: PART 1 WHY PRACTITIONERS SHOULD BECOME INVOLVED Advocacy is engaging with the broader public in ways that advance your mission. This webinar and accompanying 2-pager covers:...

Tackling Persistent Poverty in Distressed Urban Neighborhoods

Urban Institute

Despite significant civil rights advancements and enormous improvements in the US standard of living over the past half-century, public policies and private initiatives have largely failed to solve...

Promoting the Mental Wellness of the Nation’s Young People

Child Trends

Are the Children Well? A Model and Recommendations for Promoting the Mental Wellness of the Nation’s Young People Author(s): David Murphey; Brandon Stratford; Rachel Gooze; Elizabeth Bringewatt; P....

Expert Connections from La Salle Nonprofit Center

La Salle University

LaSalle offers subscription service for nonprofit experts How many times have nonprofit staff wished they had access to a nonprofit expert who could answer their questions and give advice in a...

Infant, Toddler, and Pre-Kindergarten Learning Standards for Early Childhood

Pennsylvania Department of Education

State releases new child care learning standards The Pennsylvania Department of Education’s Office of Child Development and Early Learning has posted the 2014 Infant, Toddler, and...

Partnerships Classifieds

Marketing/Communications Intern, Penn’s Village

Penn’s Village

Penn’s Village Marketing/Communications Intern Mission Penn’s Village is a 501c3, non-profit organization, operated by and for residents of Center City (river to river and Spring Garden Street to...

Request for events: State of Young Philadelphia

Young Involved Philadelphia

Young Involved Philadelphia, sponsors of the annual State of Young Philadelphia events, is seeking applications from sponsors wishing to propose events that provoke collaboration across industries...

National Conferences & Calls for Proposal

Conference on Community Writing

University of Colorado Boulder

I am thrilled to announce that the Program for Writing and Rhetoric at the University of Colorado Boulder will host the first Conference on Community Writing in a little over a year from now: October...

Call for Proposals: Nutrition Educators: Piecing it All Together

Pennsylvania Nutrition Education Network

Call for Proposals: Nutrition Educators: Piecing it All Together May 4-5, 2015 King of Prussia, PA What qualifies as “bad” diet—the kind that leads to obesity and connected diseases? Why are...

Community Development Academy

University of Missouri

The Community Development Academy is an intensive, experiential, five-day course offered by the University of Missouri Extension Community Development Program. Our three courses combine leading edge...

Grant Opportunities

Society of Teachers of Family Medicine Program Enhancement Award

Society of Teachers of Family Medicine

Society of Teachers of Family Medicine Invites Applications for Program Enhancement Award The Society of Teachers of Family Medicine is an association of nearly five thousand family medicine...

Environmental Studies Grants

Melinda Gray Ardia Environmental Foundation

Melinda Gray Ardia Environmental Foundation Seeks Applications for Environmental Studies Grants DEADLINE: SEPTEMBER 14, 2014 (PRE-PROPOSALS) The Melinda Gray Ardia Environmental Foundation was...

2014 Housing for Everyone Grants

TD Charitable Foundation

TD Charitable Foundation Invites Applications for 2014 Housing for Everyone Grants The TD Charitable Foundation, the charitable giving arm of TD Bank, is accepting applications for its ninth annual...

Project Learning Tree GreenWorks! Grants

Project Learning Tree

Project Learning Tree GreenWorks! Grants Deadline: September 30 Do you have an idea for a school/community native plant garden, a forest improvement project, a streamside restoration plan, a...

Community Women’s Fund

Women's Way

Women’s Way opens grant cycle Women’s Way is now accepting Letters of Intent for its Fall 2014 Community Women’s Fund grant cycle. An information session will be held on Monday,...

Job Opportunities/AmeriCorps Opportunities

Team Members, YESPhilly Accelerated High School

YESPhilly

YESPhilly is Looking for New Team Members The YESPhilly Accelerated High School is a small school serving youth who have previously dropped out of Philadelphia Public Schools. YESPhilly has a strong...

Associate, Fairmount Ventures

Fairmount Ventures

Position Available: Associate, Fairmount Ventures, Inc. About Fairmount Ventures Fairmount Ventures is a social impact business launched to help create the world we all want to live in. Our vision...

Program Assistant, Dorothy Mann Center for Pediatric and Adolescent HIV

St. Christopher's Hospital for Children

Program Assistant Position Description The Program Assistant will perform a variety of duties across multiple projects specific to young Men who have Sex with Men (MSM) patients including support...

Director of Operations, Vetri Foundation for Children

Vetri Foundation for Children

The Vetri Foundation for Children was established to help kids experience the connection between healthy eating and healthy living. Through food, education and social interaction, the VFFC works to...

Senior Vice President Health and Supportive Services, JEVS Human Services

JEVS Human Services

Your career at JEVS Human Services will touch countless lives, including yours. We are an organization founded on the principles of serving individuals so that they can become independent and...

Executive Director, JEVS Human Services

JEVS Human Services

Your career at JEVS Human Services will touch countless lives, including yours. We are an organization founded on the principles of serving individuals so that they can become independent and...

Secretary, Valley Youth House

Valley Youth House

The Secretary is responsible for the daily management of reception and general office areas of the Achieving Independence Center (AIC). The AIC is a Center for youth ages 14-21 who have involvement...

Senior Accountant, Liberty Resources, Inc.

Liberty Resources

LRI is a non-profit, consumer driven organization that advocates & promotes Independent Living for persons with disabilities. More than 51% of our Board as well as 51% of our employees are...

Coordinator, Health & Social Services, African Family Health Organization

African Family Health Organization

The African Family Health Organization (AFAHO), a community-based, non-profit organization serving African and Caribbean immigrants and refugees in the greater Philadelphia area is seeking an...

Lifesaving Supervisor, Pennsylvania SPCA

Pennsylvania SPCA

SUMMARY: The Lifesaving Supervisor is responsible for the day-to-day operations of all lifesaving duties , including but not limited to: adoption placement for shelter animals both at the shelter and...

Business Loan Officer, FINANTA

FINANTA

I. Job Title: Business Loan Officer Supervisor: Director of Business Lending Location: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania II. POSITION SUMMARY The Business Loan Officer (BLO) generates, underwrites, and...

Business Development Specialist, Community Integrated Services

Community Integrated Services

Business Development Specialist, Community Integrated Services Community Integrated Services is a non-profit agency that helps enable people with disabilities to become fully integrated into and...

Assistant Director of Adult Literacy Communications, Mayor’s Commission on Literacy

Mayor's Commission on Literacy

Assistant Director of Adult Literacy Communications, The Mayor’s Commission on Literacy – Philadelphia The Mayor’s Commission on Literacy seeks a dynamic, hard-working, creative and...

Case Managers, Maternity Care Coalition

Maternity Care Coalition

Maternity Care Coalition (MCC), a dynamic nonprofit, works to improve maternal and child health and well being through the collaborative efforts of individuals, families, providers and communities....

Director of Young Quakers Community Athletics, University of Pennsylvania

University of Pennsylvania

POSITION SUMMARY This Director will provide overall coordination and support of the staff, volunteers, activities and partnerships that comprise the Young Quakers Community Athletics (YQCA) program....

Miscellaneous

Veterans Upward Bound Program

University of Pennsylvania

University of Pennsylvania Veterans Upward Bound Program 220 S. 40th St., Suite 260 Philadelphia, PA 19104 Office Telephone: (215) 898-6892 / Fax Number: (215) 898-9301 What is the Veterans Upward...

Education Policy Fellowship Program

Education Policy and Leadership Center

FINAL WEEKS TO APPLY FOR 2014-2015 PA EDUCATION POLICY FELLOWSHIP PROGRAM The 2014-2015 class is rapidly filling, but applications are available now for the 2014-2015 Education Policy Fellowship...

Reagan-Fascell Democracy Fellows Program

National Endowment for Democracy

National Endowment for Democracy Invites Applications for Reagan-Fascell Democracy Fellows Program DEADLINE: OCTOBER 15, 2014 The National Endowment for Democracy’s Reagan-Fascell Democracy...

Service-Learning Practitioner Leadership Award

National Youth Leadership Council

NYLC Service-Learning Practitioner Leadership Award The Service-Learning Practitioner Leadership Award recognizes those who have equipped young people to lead and serve, both through their direct...

NYLC Youth Leadership for Service-Learning Excellence Award

National Youth Leadership Council

The Youth Leadership for Service-Learning Excellence Award recognizes service-learning programs and projects that demonstrate outstanding youth leadership. This award focuses on projects that show a...

Proposal Budgeting Basics

Foundation Center

Proposal Budgeting Basics Monday, August 18, 2014 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm ET Learn to prepare and present a budget in a grant proposal. This session, geared to the novice grantseeker, will cover such...

Growing and Funding Equitable Food Hubs

PolicyLink

Growing and Funding Equitable Food Hubs: A Strategy for Improving Access to Healthy Food Thursday, August 14, 2014 11:00 Pacific/ 2:00 Eastern Food hubs have gained momentum as an innovative...


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