The week of

October 31, 2016

Other Local Events and Workshops

Novel Approaches to Community Health Promotion

Children's Hospital of Philadelphia

Bringing Community Based Organizations and Local Researchers Together Wednesday, December 7, 2016 : 9:00 am – 12:00 pm Thomas Jefferson University, Jefferson Alumni Hall (JAH) Atrium &...

Community Reinvestment Act 101

Philadelphia Association of Community Development Corporations

Have you noticed a lack of banking opportunities in your community? Have you experienced branch closures? Are some lenders serving your community well while others are neglecting it? What can you do...

2016 EDDY Awards

Public Citizens for Children and Youth

Join Us for the 2016 EDDY Awards “Celebrating the power and potential of Philadelphia public education” Join us for the 2016 EDDY Awards on Thursday, November 17th at 5:30 pm at the Down...

Customer Service in Youth Programs

Sandbox Collective

What can we learn from Starbucks: Is there a place for Customer Service in Youth Programs? Join us this month as we discuss the role of customer service in how we recruit for our youth programs, how...

School Improvement Community Meetings

School District of Philadelphia

All children deserve a great school close to where they live. Despite investments made in all schools, some schools are not meeting students’ needs and parents’ expectations. There are schools...

4th Annual Turkey Trot

West Mt. Airy Neighbors

CW Henry School PTA & West Mt. Airy Neighbor’s 4th Annual Turkey Trot 5K Run/1 Mile Walk Saturday, November 12, 2016 601 Carpenter Lane Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19119 On-site registration...

Free Expungement Clinic

Philadelphia Bar Association

Free Expungement Clinic with the Young Lawyers Division November 12, 2016 | 10 am – 1 pm 6 locations across Philadelphia If you meet certain requirements, you are eligible to have prior arrests...

Classroom and Behavior Management

Out-of-School Time Resource Center

Next OSTRC Peer Networking Meeting: Register today! Classroom and Behavior Management Wednesday, November 16, 2016, 9:30 – 11:30 AM Location: School District of Philadelphia, 440 N. Broad...

Understanding the new basic ed funding formula in PA

Pennsylvania Association of School Administrators

November Workshops and Webinar on the New PA Funding Formula PASA, PSBA, PAIU, PARSS, the PA Principals Association and PASBO have scheduled nine on-site workshops across the commonwealth and one...

Informal STEM and University Partnerships

Philadelphia Education Fund

STEM Teacher Forum – November 14 STEM Networking Meeting – November 10 The Philadelphia Education Fund (Ed Fund) is delighted to continue its season of STEM (science, technology,...

New Resources

Incorporating Trauma Informed Practice into Higher Education

Philadealphia ACE Project

TOOLKIT FOR INCORPORATING TRAUMA INFORMED PRACTICE & ACES INTO PROFESSIONAL CURRICULA The Higher Education and Workforce Development Workgroup of the PATF was established to work on this...

Affirmatively Furthering Fair Housing

Department of Housing and Community Development

Last week, the Philadelphia Housing Authority and the City’s Division of Housing and Community Development released their Assessment of Fair Housing in response to HUD’s Affirmatively Furthering...

Resources for Engaging Families and Community as Partners in Education

U.S. Department of Education

The Toolkit of Resources for Engaging Families and Community as Partners in Education provides resources for school staff to build relationships with families and community members and to support...

New Feature Length Documentary on Student Advocacy and Activism

Show Me Democracy

In Ferguson, Missouri, on Aug. 9, 2014, Michael Brown, Jr. was killed by a police officer. As his body lay in the street for hours, St. Louis grieved and our young leaders rose up. Since that day,...

Strategic Plan Advocating a New Postsecondary Learning System

Lumina Foundation

Last week, Lumina Foundation announced the release of a strategic plan for 2017-20 that highlights the investments and change strategies necessary to meet Goal 2025: that 60 percent of working-age...

2016 Impact Report

Hopeworks 'n Camden

Hopeworks is pleased to present our 2016 Impact Report. Click here to see all that your support has made possible for Camden youth! Thanks to all of our friends and supporters who helped Camden youth...

Partnerships Classifieds

Student Videographers Needed

School District of Philadelphia

The School District of Philadelphia’s Office of Family and Community Engagement is producing a series of short videos that will train members of School Advisory Councils on different professional...

National Conferences & Calls for Proposal

Call for Applications: Institute on Project-Based Learning

Association of American Colleges and Universities

Institute on Project-Based Learning: Application Deadline February 13, 2017 Institute on Project-Based Learning June 21-24, 2017 Worcester Polytechnic Institute (WPI), in partnership with AAC&U...

Grant Opportunities

Healthy Smiles, Healthy Children Access to Care Grants

American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry

Healthy Smiles, Healthy Children Invites Proposals for Access to Care Grants The American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry established Healthy Smiles, Healthy Children in 1987 with the aim of providing...

Learning and Leadership Grants

NEA Foundation

NEA Foundation Invites Applications for Learning and Leadership Grants The NEA Foundation, the philanthropic arm of the National Education Association, is a public charity supported by contributions...

TD Green Streets Program

National Arbor Day Foundation

National Arbor Day Foundation Invites Applications for TD Green Streets Program DEADLINE: NOVEMBER 23, 2016 Founded in 1972, the centennial of the first Arbor Day observance, the National Arbor Day...

Job Opportunities/AmeriCorps Opportunities

Admin/Finance Coordinator, Philadelphia Academies Inc.

Philadelphia Academies

POSITION DESCRIPTION Title of Position: Admin/Finance Coordinator Reports to: Director of Operations Primary Objective: Offers project, administrative and financial support to the Philadelphia...

Director of Youth Programs, Neighborhood Bike Works

Neighborhood Bike Works

Position Summary: Neighborhood Bike Works (NBW) is seeking a full-time Director of Youth Programs to lead our organization’s youth bike-education programming. This position assumes primary...

PT Site Coordinator, Grandma’s Kids

Temple University

The Grandma’s Kids’ program is an after-school program that provides academic and socio-emotional services to children in 2 schools within the School District of Philadelphia. The schools are...

Pt-time Project Manager, Inter-Generational Center

Temple University

The part-time Project Manager will oversee the DHS/PCA grant project research activities, grant evaluation, data management and reporting. In addition, the Project Manager will develop and manage...

Pt-time Group Facilitator, Congreso

Congreso de Latinos Unidos

Congreso de Latinos Unidos, Inc., a dynamic nonprofit, is currently seeking a part-time Group Facilitator Coordinator to work within its Education and Workforce Services division. The part-time...

After School Coordinator


TEACH LLC seeks an organized, dynamic, and passionate educator to lead our Boys’ Latin Middle School team from 12:00-3:30 on Wednesdays. The position supports the Reading, Writing, and Math...

Deputy Director for Community Engagement

City of Philadelphia

The Deputy Director for Community Engagement is a position intended to lead efforts, leverage partnership and align programs in Philadelphia neighborhoods. Specifically, this individual will be...

VISTA Program Coordinator, SERVE Philadelphia

City of Philadelphia

SERVE Philadelphia VISTA Program Coordinator With a workforce of over 30,000 people, and opportunities in more than 1,000 different job categories, the City of Philadelphia is the fifth largest city...

Manager, Strategic Analytics

School District of Philadelphia

The School District of Philadelphia is the cornerstone provider of public education in Philadelphia. For forward-thinking administrators and educators, opportunities abound. The 130,000 students...


38th Annual George Washington Carver Science Fair

School District of Philadelphia

38th Annual George Washington Carver Science Fair – Spring 2017 Who: 4-6 Graders – Elementary Fair 7-12 Graders – Secondary Fair What: Philadelphia’s premier city-wide science fair open...

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