The week of

November 16, 2015

PHENND Events/Activities

ATTN K-12 Schools: Apply to host a VISTA Community Partnerships Coordinator


PHENND is pleased to invite traditional public schools in Philadelphia to apply for a Community Partnerships Coordinator VISTA position for a start date of August 2016. The AmeriCorps VISTAs will...

Other Local Events and Workshops

Nonprofit Resilience Institute for South Jersey Nonprofits

Community Foundation of South Jersey

The 2016 Nonprofit Resilience Institute for South Jersey Nonprofits Offering Leadership Skills Development and Grant Opportunities For the third consecutive year, the Community Foundation of South...

Successful Interviewing Skills

Temple University

OFFICE OF COMMUNITY RELATIONS AND OFFICE OF HUMAN RESOURCES PRESENT: Fall 2015 “Free Job Readiness Workshops!” NOVEMBER 19, 4:00pm-5:30pm “Successful Interviewing Skills” Some job seekers...

MBK Philly Youth Talks

My Brother's Keeper Philadelphia

MY BROTHER’S KEEPER PHILADELPHIA DECEMBER 2015 SUMMIT MBK Philly Youth Talks As a one of Philadelphia’s leading lights who is changing our city for the better, My Brother’s Keeper Philadelphia...

Young Innovators Fair

Young Innovators Fair

Young Innovators Fair January 2nd & 3rd, 2016 Oaks, PA Science, Technology, Engineering, Math — or as many of us refer to collectively as STEM! These disciplines are essential for student...

Meet the Author Series with youth writers

Motivos Magazine

Meet the Author Series at Taller Motivos magazine offers a unique bilingual platform for student expression and connection. At this Meet the Author Series, youth who’ve been published in the...

Immigrants: Boosting Economic Growth

Welcoming Center for New Pennsylvanians

The Welcoming Center for New Pennsylvanians and AL DÍA News Media invite you to the second event in our symposium series on the role of immigrants in our regional economy. Immigrants: Boosting...

The Power of Play

Community Design Collaborative

Play Talks | The Power of Play with Dr. Kathy Hirsh-Pasek Wednesday, December 9, 5:30pm to 7:30pm Center for Architecture, 1216 Arch Street Dr. Kathy Hirsh-Pasek is so engaging and enthusiastic...

New Resources

Hunger Banquet resources

Oxfam America

Oxfam America is an organization committed to righting the wrongs of hunger, poverty, and injustice around the world. This event changes the way students think about global hunger, poverty, and...

Applying Lessons in Cultural Competency Expert Panel

Unite for Sight

Free Recordings Now Available from Applying Lessons in Cultural Competency Expert Panel Unite For Sight held a webinar expert panel about “Applying Lessons in Cultural Competency,” and the...

Step Up to College: Philadelphia’s Guide

Philadelphia Futures

Published and distributed annually by Philadelphia Futures, Step Up to College: Philadelphia’s Guide to the College Preparation, Application, Admissions & Financial Aid Processes is the #1...

Student Debt and the Class of 2014

The Institute for College Access & Success (TICAS)

Student Debt and the Class of 2014 is our tenth annual report on the student loan debt of recent graduates from four-year colleges. It documents the latest rise in student loan debt and finds...

Learning While Earning: The New Normal

Georgetown University

Learning While Earning: The New Normal finds that over the last 25 years, more than 70 percent of college students have been working while enrolled. These 14 million college students face the...

Partnerships Classifieds

Clothing Drive

Youth Health Empowerment Project

Clothing Drive Shirts Sweaters Pants/Bottoms Boots & Shoes Thermal Underwear For young folks (ages 13-24) and children (infants age 5) * all genders and body yypes Donate during Nov & Dec New...

21st Annual Greater Philadelphia Martin Luther King Day of Service

Global Citizen

21st Annual Greater Philadelphia Martin Luther King Day of Service, Monday, January 18, 2016 Every year, thousands of college students across the tri-state come together to celebrate the legacy of...

volunteers needed, United Way’s Holiday Network

United Way of Greater Philadelphia and Southern New Jersey

Throughout the year, but especially during the holiday season, United Way of Greater Philadelphia and Southern New Jersey mobilizes volunteers to make an Impact in our community and neighborhoods....

National Conferences & Calls for Proposal

Call for Chapter Proposals: Handbook of Service-Learning for Social Justice

University of Calgary

Call for Handbook Chapter Proposals An upcoming Handbook of Service-Learning for Social Justice will provide a global guide for practitioners, researchers, and others who wish to engage in...

Call for Proposals: Beyond Service: Education, Research, and Work for a Just World

Iowa Campus Compact

The 2016 Upper Midwest Civic Engagement Summit will be held May 31 and June 1, 2016, at the University of Iowa in Iowa City, Iowa. Proposals due February 12, 2016. The UMCES planning committee and...

Call for abstracts: School reform, communities, and social justice

Rutgers University

School reform, communities, and social justice: Exploring the intersections A one day convening: May 20, 2016 Edward J. Bloustein School of Planning and Public Policy, Rutgers University New...

Grant Opportunities

Critical Care Support for Wounded Veterans

Hope For The Warriors

Hope for The Warriors Accepting Applications for Critical Care Support for Wounded Veterans Hope For The Warriors believes those touched by military service can succeed at home by restoring their...

High-Value Innovations For Low-Resource Communities

Robert Wood Johnson Foundation

RWJF Announces RFP for High-Value Innovations From Low-Resource Communities The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation has issued a Request for Proposals for projects that support the identification and...

Research on Gifted, Talented Youth

American Psychological Foundation

American Psychological Foundation Issues RFP for Research on Gifted, Talented Youth The American Psychological Foundation, the charitable arm of the American Psychological Association, has issued a...

Safe Places to Play Grants

U.S. Soccer Foundation

HOME RFPS SOCCER FOUNDATION INVITES LETTERS OF INTEREST FOR SA… Soccer Foundation Invites Letters of Interest for Safe Places to Play Grants Since 1995, the Soccer Foundation has awarded...

Creative Food Initiative

Kresge Foundation

HOME RFPS KRESGE FOUNDATION ISSUES RFP FOR CREATIVE FOOD INITIATIVE Kresge Foundation Issues RFP for Creative Food Initiative Since 2008, the Kresge Foundation has supported the growth of regional...

Global Health Innovation Prize

Unite for Sight

The GHIC Innovation Prize, which is a $10,000 and a $2,000 cash prize that is awarded to the two best social impact pitches that are presented at the 2016 Global Health & Innovation Conference....

NobleCause competition


NobleCause () is a $1,000,000 grant competition that seeks to mobilize volunteers to address the greatest challenges facing their communities. Higher education institutions, non-profits and high...

Job Opportunities/AmeriCorps Opportunities

Program Management and Coaching Fellow, Clarifi


Program Management and Coaching Fellow Clarifi November 2015 ABOUT CLARIFI: Clarifi is a nonprofit with 49 years of history helping Philadelphia-area residents improve their financial capability....

Career Coordinator, YouthBuild Philadelphia Charter School

YouthBuild Philadelphia Charter School

Career Coordinator (Employer Engagement / Program Design / Grant Coordination) Full-time, 12-month position at YouthBuild Philadelphia Charter School, an alternative 12th-Grade-only, diploma-granting...

Development Manager, Neighborhood Bike Works

Neighborhood Bike Works

Development Manager: Neighborhood Bike Works is seeking a Full Time Development Manager to lead a wide-ranging fundraising strategy to support NBW’s youth programs and general operations. The...

Executive Director, Gearing Up

Gearing Up

Gearing Up is a vibrant 6 1/2 year old, fiscally-sound nonprofit organization that seeks a new entrepreneurial leader eager to impact the lives of women in transition in the Philadelphia area. The...

Pt-time Student Engagement Associate for Diversity & Social Justice

Philadelphia University

Student Engagement Associate for Diversity & Social Justice Position Description As an active member of the Office of Student Engagement staff, the Student Engagement Associate for Diversity...

Faculty Positions, Dept of Social and Behavioral Sciences

Temple University

DEPARTMENT OF SOCIAL AND BEHAVIORAL SCIENCES Faculty Positions (Non-Tenure Track) This is an exciting time for the College of Public Health at Temple University. We are experiencing...


Serenity House seeks tenant

Arch Street United Methodist Church

I am writing to invite you to share this housing opportunity with those of your program’s participants who are serving in Philadelphia. Serenity House is seeking a resident interested in living...

Free Admission for Students to Barnes Foundation

Barnes Foundation


Last-Minute #GivingTuesday Hotline

Network for Good

Nonprofit 911 Webinar: Last-Minute #GivingTuesday Hotline Tuesday, November 17 at 1pm ET With just two weeks until #GivingTuesday, join us tomorrow to get all your final questions answered. New to...

Leading with Your Brand: Branding & Marketing for Alternative Breaks

Break Away

Break Away invites you to join our National Conference Call Series for alternative break programs on Thursday, November 19th. Each month, our member schools convene to share resources and best...

Best Practices in Social Media: Facebook Webinar

La Salle University

Best Practices in Social Media: Facebook Webinar 81 percent of nonprofit communications professionals recognize Facebook as the most important social media tool. But having a Facebook page does not...

Reach Higher Career App Challenge

White House

The Reach Higher Career App Challenge calls upon app developers, educators, and data mavens to submit mobile solutions to improve access to information about career and technical education (CTE),...

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