The week of
July 16, 2018
Daisy’s Going Away Happy Hour
Come celebrate PHENND’s Next Steps AmeriCorps Coordinator Daisy Villa as she says goodbye after four long years to leave us for sunny California! Thursday, July 26th 4:30-6:30 PM at...
Other Local Events and Workshops
Early Childhood Education Apprenticeship Conference
1199C Training Fund
Please join us at the: Early Childhood Education Apprenticeship Conference in Philadelphia scheduled for September 20, 2018 from 8:30am to 3:30pm at the Courtyard Marriott on City Avenue. An...
Arts, Infrastructure, and Equity
Mural Arts Philadelphia
muraLAB: Arts, Infrastructure, and Equity Philadelphia’s investment in new public spaces and facilities promises to transform community life—projects along the Delaware and Schuylkill Rivers, the...
Regional Visiting Scholars Program: Community Development
Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia
The Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia’s Community Development and Regional Outreach Department is hosting an event to celebrate the first-year accomplishments of its Regional Visiting Scholars...
Teacher in the Workplace
Philadelphia Education Fund
Teacher in the Workplace: McKinney Center and Johnson Controls Connecting Philadelphia Educators to real-world STEM career pathways The Philadelphia Education Fund, in partnership with Johnson...
10th Annual Beer Summit on Race Relations
Following the July 2009 arrest of Harvard professor, Henry Louis Gates, on the front porch of his own home by Cambridge Police Sergeant, James Crowley, President Obama invited the two men to the...
Nonprofit Ascending Leadership Certificate Info Sessions
Bryn Mawr College
NELI’s Ascending Leadership Certificate Program opens Ready to move up? The Nonprofit Ascending Leadership Certificate program is perfect for middle managers who want to prepare to become...
#MyBeautifulPHL Photo Gallery Opening
Keep Philadelphia Beautiful
August 3 | 5:30 – 7:00pm 4667 Paul Street | Details Here! This summer, Keep Philly Beautiful and the Philadelphia Photo Arts Center posed a simple question to PPAC’s Teen Photographers:...
Summer offerings from Mighty Writers
Hola! Espero que estén disfrutando del verano! Este verano es el primero en el que Mighty Writers está trabajando en los centros de recreación de Philadelphia y se ofrecen muchas actividades muy...
Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) and children
Report highlights impact of food stamp program on children The Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) assists eligible households—including millions of children—with monthly food...
2018 Kids Count Data Book
Annie E. Casey Foundation
2018 Kids Count Data Book published by Casey Foundation The Annie E. Casey Foundation has released the 2018 KIDS COUNT Data Book, presenting national and state-level data on 16 key indicators of...
Game On Philly! campaign
City of Philadelphia
Mayor Kenney announces new youth sports campaign On June 27, the Philadelphia Youth Sports Collaborative stood with Philadelphia Mayor Kenney to announce the Game On Philly! campaign aimed to create...
Social Innovation’s Ecosystem in Mexico
Philadelphia Social Innovations Journal
Dear Reader, You are invited to read our just-released edition titled: Social Innovation’s Ecosystem in Mexico. As we continue sharing the tools and knowledge of social innovations across the...
Five Rules of the College and Career Game
As postsecondary education and training has become the most well-traveled pathway to middle class earnings, students, their families, and educators need to learn five rules of the college and career...
Seeking Donated Materials, Strawberry Mansion Learning Center
Seeking donated materials for summer camp between Strawberry Mansion Learning Center and Reading Terminal Market. Requested items include: old magazines, old cooking magazines, cardboard, graft...
School supplies needed, North Philly Community Fair
Path to Greatness
1st annual PTG Community Day Saturday July 28th 12pm to 4pm 12th and Cambria Recreation Center It will be a free event where we will have swimming, face painting, vendors, food, music, soccer and...
Volunteers needed for 4th Annual Youth Peace Olympics
Youth Peace Olympics
The Youth Peace Olympics (YPO) in North Philadelphia on July 28th is dedicated to helping young people ages 10 to 16 bring home a championship by taking part in sports, art, drama, music and coaching...
volunteers needed, Philly Free Streets
City of Philadelphia
I’m excited to announce that we are just a few weeks away from Philly Free Streets! Philly Free Streets, the biggest block party of the summer, provides Philadelphians with the opportunity to walk,...
Delaware River Cleanup
Keep Philadelphia Beautiful
July 24 | 5 – 7:30pm | 5646 Tacony St We’re teaming up with our friends United by Blue and the Water Department at the historic Frankford Boat Launch for a good old-fashioned river...
Workshop Instructors, TechGirlz
TechGirlz mission is to inspire middle school girls to explore the possibilities of technology to empower their future careers. Instructors & Instructor Assistants Note: All volunteers must have...
National Conferences & Calls for Proposal
Call for Workshops: 2018 National Black Male Educators Convening
The Fellowship: Black Male Educators for Social Justice
Workshop proposals welcome for black educators’ conference The Fellowship: Black Male Educators for Social Justice is a professional membership and activist organization dedicated to advancing...
Westinghouse Charitable Giving Program
Westinghouse Electric Company
Westinghouse Charitable Giving Program Accepting Proposals The Westinghouse Charitable Giving Program provides financial support to its communities in one or more of its priority funding areas,...
Immigration Litigation Fund
Borealis Philanthropy Invites Proposals for Immigration Litigation Fund Borealis Philanthropy has issued a Request for Proposals for its recently relaunched Immigration Litigation Fund. Established...
Baseball Tomorrow Fund
Major League Baseball
Baseball Tomorrow Fund Invites Applications From Youth Baseball and Softball Programs The Baseball Tomorrow Fund is a joint initiative of Major League Baseball and the Major League Baseball Players...
Tackling Senior Food Insecurity
AARP Foundation Issues RFP for Food Security, Social Connectedness Programs The AARP Foundation works to end senior poverty by helping vulnerable older adults build economic opportunity and social...
Call for Host Sites: Stoneleigh Emerging Leader Fellows
The Stoneleigh Foundation is currently seeking applications from local nonprofit organizations, academic institutions, and public sector agencies interested in hosting an Emerging Leader Fellow from...
Scholarships for K-12 students
From the 76ers: One of our youth ambassador’s from this past season, 12 year old Aniyah Ayres is soliciting scholarship applications from students in the Greater Philadelphia area K-12. Three...
Job Opportunities/AmeriCorps Opportunities
Academic Advisor/College Counselor, Freire Charter High School
Freire Charter High School
Freire Charter High School is currently seeking a full-time Academic Advisor/College Counselor for the 2018-2019 school year. Freire staff members are innovative collaborators who are passionate...
GED Instructor, ResCare
Vacancy Announcement Position – GED Instructor Location: 1260 Veterans Highway, Bristol, PA 19007 Job Description • Instructs in GED preparation, in addition to providing instruction for...
Partnership Coordinator, Strategic Partnerships, School District of Philadelphia
School District of Philadelphia
Job Summary Works to leverage opportunities with the United Way, including supporting corporate volunteer teams and special projects in alignment with school needs and goals. Promotes the ongoing...
Project Assistant, Strategic Partnerships, School District of Philadelphia
School District of Philadelphia
Job Summary Provides departmental support with various programs and tasks in the assigned area of programmatic activities. Provides a variety of facilitative services and serves as a resource to...
Lead Teaching Artist – Bridges to the Arts / Puentes a las Artes
Puentes de Salud
The Barnes Foundation / Puentes de Salud Project Description: The Barnes Foundation and Puentes de Salud are Partners in the launch of Puentes a las Artes/Bridges to the Arts, a project that...
Integrate Social & Emotional Learning in Afterschool
Afterschool Webinar: Learning from Successful Efforts to Integrate Social & Emotional Learning in Afterschool Tuesday, July 24 at noon ET Over the years, there has been an increasing recognition...
Community Engagement & Measurement Through: Opportunity 360
Social Innovations Institute
Happening August 15th, 2PM EDT This webinar will examine a free, data-rich platform explores housing stability, education, health and well-being, economic security, and mobility in every neighborhood...
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