The week of

June 6, 2016

Other Local Events and Workshops

Film screening: Finding the Gold Within

Painted Bride Art Center

Film screening: Finding the Gold Within Thursday, June 16, 2016 Location: The Painted Bride Art Center 230 Vine St. Philadelphia, PA Film screening: 7 to 9 PM (followed by Q & A with filmmaker...

Climate Action Summit

Delaware Valley Green Building Council

Climate Action Summit Presented by GreenAllies and the Delaware Valley Green Building Council Funded by a grant from Climate and Urban Systems Partnership (CUSP) at the Franklin Institute July 22-23,...

Legal Clinic for Nonprofits

Philadelphia VIP

Legal Clinic for Nonprofits Ask a Lawyer: Volunteer Attorneys Offer Free Legal Clinic for Nonprofits On July 14, nonprofits that are incorporated, or are in the process of incorporating, have the...

Student Loans and Socioeconomic Mobility

Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia

Student Loans and Socioeconomic Mobility A Conference Organized by the Payment Cards Center of the Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia August 25, 2016 Despite decades of government and private...

READYHome Emergency Preparedness Workshop

ONE Feltonville CDC

READYHome Factsheet According to a 2007 Harris Poll, (#54) just over half (58%) of Americans say they are prepared for a long-term power outage or a disaster such as a hurricane, earthquake, flood,...

ASAP Scrabble End of Year Tournament at the Seaport

After School Activities Partnerships (ASAP)

ASAP Scrabble End of Year Tournament at the Seaport “Keep your teammate close, your anemones closer.” Friday June 10th 1-5pm Independence Seaport Museum (211 S. Columbus Blvd) ASAP Scrabble is...


University of the Arts

ArtsWeek is back! Don’t miss out on your week-long summer intensive in-studio experience at UArts, Wayne Art Center, or GoggleWorks Center for the Arts! Discounts available for School District...

Lean Prototyping & User Testing

Interactive Mechanics

Lean Prototyping & User Testing Wednesday, June 8, 3-4 PM ET Free! Prototypes are early interactive models you can build to test an idea before any code is written. They can range from sketches...

New Resources

STEM and Early Childhood – When Skills Take Root


Is preschool the answer to increasing the future supply of scientists and engineers? A new report from Mission: Readiness and ReadyNation titled “STEM and Early Childhood – When Skills...

Sparking Solutions Progress Report

Philanthropy Network Greater Philadelphia

I am writing to let you know about a publication we have recently released that highlights progress on our Sparking Solutions initiative. Sparking Solutions, which served as the theme for our recent...

Envisioning the National Postsecondary Data Infrastructure in the 21st Century

Instittute for Higher Education Policy

America’s students, policymakers, and institutions need better information about our postsecondary system, especially in this era of rising college costs and stagnating completion rates. To...

Report: Pay for Success: The First Generation

Nonprofit Finance Fund

Pay For Success Projects Gets Examination The Nonprofit Finance Fund (NFF) has released the first-ever compilation of the nation’s first Pay For Success (PFS) projects, examining a wide range of...

Annual Report: Philadelphia Local Initiatives Support Coalition

Local Initiatives Support Coalition

Annual Report: Local Initiatives Support Coalition Behind the numbers, thousands of families and communities are struggling with a national housing crisis. National LISC collected 29 stories about...

Grant Opportunities

Disney Summer of Service Grant

Youth Service America

Make Your Community Healthier, Greener, and Stronger with a Disney Summer of Service Grant This summer, kids and families have the power to make a positive impact in their community. YSA and Disney...

Mental Health Projects for the Underserved

American Psychological Foundation

APF Seeks Applications to Support Mental Health Projects for the Underserved The American Psychological Foundation, the philanthropic arm of the American Psychological Association, is accepting...

Social and Environmental Justice Projects

Ben & Jerry's Foundation

Ben & Jerry’s Foundation Seeks Proposals for Social and Environmental Justice Projects The Ben & Jerry’s Foundation supports organizations working to bring about progressive...

William T. Grant Scholars Program

William T. Grant Foundation

William T. Grant Foundation Accepting Nominations for 2016 Scholars Program The William T. Grant Foundation’s Scholars Program supports promising early-career researchers from diverse...

Our Town Grant Program

National Endowment for the Arts

NEA Invites Creative Placemaking Proposals for Our Town Grant Program The National Endowment for the Arts has published guidelines and the application for the next funding round of Our Town, the...

Partners in the Arts Project Stream Grants

Greater Philadelphia Cultural Alliance

Greater Philadelphia Cultural Alliance Invites Applications for Project Grants The Greater Philadelphia Cultural Alliance, in partnership with the Pennsylvania Council on the Arts, is accepting...

Walmart State Giving Program

Walmart Foundation

The Walmart State Giving Program provides grants of $25,000 to $200,000 to nonprofit programs that focus on the unmet needs of underserved low-income populations. Applications will be accepted from...

Job Opportunities/AmeriCorps Opportunities

Communications and Development Coordinator, ASAP

After School Activities Partnerships

Communications and Development Coordinator ASAP/After School Activities Partnerships is a non-profit organization with the mission to keep Philadelphia youth (K-12) safe and active after school. ASAP...

Director of Development and Communications, Philadelphia Education Fund

Philadelphia Education Fund

Director of Development and Communications Reports To: President and CEO Supervises: Program Coordinator and Program Associate Additional: Serves on Leadership Team The Philadelphia Education Fund is...

AmeriCorps VISTA, US FIRST Robotics at Penn

University of Pennsylvania

The GRASP Lab at the University of Pennsylvania is seeking outstanding individuals to support FIRST robotics teams in the Philadelphia area as an Americorps VISTA. The VISTA program is a year of paid...

Picasso Project Director (Pt-time), PCCY

Public Citizens for Children and Youth (PCCY)

Picasso Project Director (Arts Advocacy – Part Time Position) Position Summary: The Picasso Project Director will lead and manage a innovative grant making program that expands hands-on arts...


Lesson Development for English Learners in Content Area Settings: Key Considerations

Mid-Atlantic Regional Education Laboratory

June 23 Webinar Lesson Development for English Learners in Content Area Settings: Key Considerations Explore what the research says about meeting the language and content learning needs of English...

Summer jobs for youth in Bucks County

Center for Young Professionals

Center for Young Professionals Pennsylvania Career Link Bucks County Need a Summer Job? Attention all Bucks County young adults entering their senior year of high school or graduating this June We...

NFTE BizCamp

Network for Teaching Entrepreneurship

NFTE BizCamp® Summer 2016 Application Have you ever thought of starting your own business? Do you have a business already? Are you interested in learning how your hobby can make you money? Do you...

Property Management Internship Program

Network for Teaching Entrepreneurship

Property Management Internship Program NFTE + Pennsylvania Apartment Association — East (PAA) Brief Background In 2014, the Pennsylvania Apartment Association and the Network for Teaching...

Presidio Institute Fellows Program

Presidio Institute

The Presidio Institute Fellows program is 9-month, cohort-based learning experience in cross sector leadership and collaboration. Fellows are mid- and late-career professionals working across the...

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