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July 24, 2017

Other Local Events and Workshops

Visiting Scholars program

Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia

Register to learn more about the Philadelphia Fed’s Visiting Scholars program The Community Development Studies & Education (CDS&E) Department at the Federal Reserve Bank of...

2017 Arts Education Fair

Greater Philadelphia Cultural Alliance

Save the Date: 2017 Arts Education Fair The 2017 Arts Education Fair will take place on Thursday, August 31, 2017, 3 – 6 at The Kimmel Center for the Performing Arts. The Arts Education Fair...

Intermediate Grant Writing

Free Library of Philadelphia

Thursday, August 17, 2017 10:00 Regional Foundation Center at Parkway Central Library Intermediate Grant Writing is a working session that will provide the opportunity for grant writers to receive...

Introduction to Proposal Writing

Free Library of Philadelphia

Thu, August 10, 2017 10:00 Regional Foundation Center at Parkway Central Library This class will provide you with an overview of how to write a standard project proposal and will include hands-on...

Resistance Summer – Germantown

Office of Councilwoman Helen Gym

This summer, the resistance will be in our city parks! We’ll be hosting #ResistanceSummer events at parks across the city to take action in defense of the right to healthcare and public education....

New Resources

Rethinking Consumer Information in Higher Education

Urban Institute

Study: Potential Earnings Not Critical In High School Students’ College Choices By MorraLee Keller, Director of Technical Assistance The Urban Institute recently released the report “Rethinking...

18th annual Lights On Afterschool

Afterschool Alliance

Celebrate the 18th annual Lights On Afterschool October 26, 2017! Launched in October 2000, Lights On Afterschool is the only nationwide event celebrating afterschool programs and their important...

FAFSA Completions Rise After Four-Year Decline

National College Access Network

NCAN is thrilled to announce that FAFSA completion rates through June 30 are up for high school seniors and all students nationwide! As Executive Director Kim Cook wrote in The Hill this week,...

PHLpreK Jobs Board

City of Philadelphia

PHLpreK Programs are Hiring! PreK Providers are hiring for more than 40 early childhood education postions! Check out the full list of jobs here:

National Conferences & Calls for Proposal

Community Schools Fundamentals Conference

Children’s Aid Society

We are pleased to invite you to CAS National Center for Community Schools Fundamentals Conference , October 18-20, 2017, in New York City. The Children’s Aid Society’s National Center for...

Call for Proposals: LGBTQ Conference

Community College of Philadelphia

First LGBTQ Conference at Community College of Philadelphia The Conference is designed as a forum to build understanding and create more inclusive environments for all students. Call for Proposals...

Call for Presenters: Social and Emotional Learning Conference

2018 Social and Emotional Learning Conference: Building Skills for Lifelong Success May 9-10, 2018 | Harrisburg, Pa. The Center for Schools and Communities seeks high quality, effective presentations...

Grant Opportunities

Interfaith Diversity Experiences and Attitudes Longitudinal Survey

Interfaith Youth Core

Research Awards available from The Interfaith Diversity Experiences and Attitudes Longitudinal Survey (IDEALS) Research Team – Due August 1, 2017 The Interfaith Diversity Experiences and Attitudes...

Douty Foundation

Alfred and Mary Douty Foundation

Alfred and Mary Douty established the Alfred and Mary Douty Foundation on December 28, 1968. Alfred Douty died in 1971, but Mary, known as Polly, served as a Trustee until her death in 1988. In 1972,...

Henrietta Tower Wurts Memorial Grants

Henrietta Tower Wurts Memorial

The Henrietta Tower Wurts Memorial is a charitable foundation formed to carry out the wishes of Henrietta Tower Wurts, who died in 1933. It supports programs in which a modest grant can play a...

Building Capacity for Evaluation Initiative

Thomas Scattergood Behavioral Health Foundation

REQUEST FOR APPLICATIONS FOR 2017-2019 COHORT The Thomas Scattergood Behavioral Health Foundation and The Barra Foundation are supporting six nonprofit organizations to receive evaluation training...

Sheltering Animals and Families Together


RedRover Seeks Applications From Emergency Shelter Organizations Founded in 1987, the mission of RedRover is to bring animals out of crisis and strengthen the bond between people and animals through...

Education Research Fellowships

National Academy of Education

National Academy of Education Invites Applications for Research Fellowships The National Academy of Education advances high-quality education research and its use in policy formation and practice....

Teacher Supply Grants

Kids in Need Foundation

Kids in Need Foundation Invites Applications for Teacher Supply Grants The Kids In Need Foundation, a national nonprofit organization dedicated to providing free school supplies to economically...

Practice Change Leaders for Aging and Health

Practice Change Leaders Program

Practice Change Leaders Invites Applications From Health Organization Leaders Practice Change Leaders for Aging and Health is a national initiative to develop, support, and expand the influence of...

Consulting, Rebuild Initiative

City of Philadelphia

The City of Philadelphia is seeking a consultant to help the City evaluate the financial qualifications of potential Rebuild grantees based on financial documents submitted in response to the Rebuild...

Job Opportunities/AmeriCorps Opportunities

EAT Café Community Engagement & Communications Coordinator, Center for Hunger-Free Communities

Drexel University

Job Description: EAT Café Community Engagement & Communications Coordinator Drexel School of Public Health – Center for Hunger-Free Communities Job Type: Part-time The Center for...

Consultant, YOUTHadelphia

The Philadelphia Foundation

BACKGROUND Founded in 1918, The Philadelphia Foundation (TPF) strengthens the economic, social and civic vitality of Greater Philadelphia. TPF grows effective philanthropic investment,...

Director, Stewardship & Development Communications

United Way of Greater Philadelphia and Southern New Jersey

DESCRIPTION The Director of Stewardship and Development Communications directs the stewardship and development communications efforts for the Resource Development Department, creating processes and...

Director, Philadelphia Metro Network for Teaching Entrepreneurship

Network for Teaching Entrepreneurship

Director – Philadelphia Metro Network for Teaching Entrepreneurship (NFTE) 2401 Walnut Street, Suite 102 Philadelphia, PA 19103 Network for Teaching Entrepreneurship (NFTE) is looking for a...

Nurse Practitioner, Congreso de Latinos Unidos

Congreso de Latinos Unidos

  Adult/Family Nurse Practitioner will provide primary care services for adults or families, according to certification, in community-based nurse-managed health centers to diverse and...

Director of Youth Services, Congreso de Latinos Unidos

Congreso de Latinos Unidos

Congreso is seeking a highly-motivated youth development leader to oversee its Children and Youth Services Department. The Director of Youth Services is a member of Education and Workforce Services...

Grants Associate, Congreso de Latinos Unidos

Congreso de Latinos Unidos

The Grants Associate is dedicated to achieving fundraising goals for Congreso’s programmatic divisions. This position oversees the grant writing process from the initial stage of research to...

Manager of Individual Giving, Pennsylvania Horticultural Society

Pennsylvania Horticultural Society

MANAGER OF INDIVIDUAL GIVING Pennsylvania Horticultural Society The Manager of Individual Giving plays an integral role in the PHS Development team. Reporting to the Director of Giving, the Manager...


Webinar: Advocacy vs. Lobbying

Pennsylvania Statewide Afterschool/Youth Development Network

July 31, 2017 at 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM Webinar: Advocacy vs. Lobbying Informing policymakers about the importance of afterschool, out-of-school time and summer learning is a major part of our work....

Submit your listing for the Directory of After School Programs

After School Activities Partnerships

It’s that time of year again- After School Activities Partnerships (ASAP) is updating its annual Directory of After School Programs! Please be sure to: Review your site’s listing by clicking here...

2017 Congressional App Challenge

U.S. Congress

Invitation to all high school students to participate in the 2017 Congressional App Challenge. Officially launched in 2015, this competition is a nationwide event intended to engage students’...

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