The week of

July 27, 2021

Other Local Events and Workshops

All About Healthcare With Pennie – Jul 27

State Representative Brian Sims

Have you heard about Pennie? It’s the new way in Pa. to find healthcare coverage. Join State Representative Brian Sims at 6 on Tuesday, July 27th for a virtual meeting that’s all about Pennie...

Game Day for Kids, PCCY – Aug 5

Public Citizens for Children and Youth (PCCY)

Join Public Citizens for Children and Youth (PCCY) on Thursday, August 5th from 1pm to 4pm for Game Day for Kids next to the Please Touch Museum, 4231 Avenue of the Republic in Philly (on the Kelly...

Webinar: Child Tax Credit Navigator Training – Jul 28

Mayor's Office of Community Empowerment & Opportunity

The 2021 Child Tax Credit provides a historic lifeline to millions of families across the country at a time when they need it most. Your efforts to ensure that families are enrolled are key to making...

7th Annual PA Statewide Youth Convening, Aug 21-22

Pennsylvania Immigration and Citizenship Coalition

The time has come to Register for the PA Immigration and Citizenship Coalition (PICC) 7th Annual Pennsylvania Statewide Youth Convening, August 21-22, 2021! We believe in the important role and...

Virtual Town Hall on the Better Care Better Jobs Act – Jul 28

PA Health Access Network

Congress is currently debating what will be included in the upcoming infrastructure package, part of which is the Better Care Better Jobs Act. One critical piece of this legislation is increased...

Need In Deed Summer Book Club: Radical Equations – Aug 4,11 & 18

Need In Deed

This summer we’re reading Robert Moses’s amazing book, Radical Equations: Civil Rights from Mississippi to the Algebra Project. Please join us at any (or all!) of the following times for...

Virtual COVID-19 Vaccine Volunteer Training – Jul 28

PA Health Access Network

PA Health Access Network (PHAN) is excited to be conducting outreach to help connect Philadelphia residents with a COVID-19 vaccine. We need you to help get Philadelphians vaccinated! Are you...

New Resources

New Article: A College Corps to Combat Vaccine Hesitancy

Inside Higher Ed

Quinnipiac University is training students to work with local health departments to address vaccine hesitancy in communities across Connecticut. The Connecticut Public Health College Corps program...

National Urban League Calls for Post-COVID Racial Equity in Latest Report

Diverse: Issues in Higher Education

While many talk of wanting a return to normal after COVID-19, the National Urban League (NUL), one of the nation’s oldest civil rights organizations, is advocating for a “new normal,” one that...

Back to Basics: Quality in Digital Learning

Hechinger Report

Report gives colleges a roadmap for high-quality online education after the pandemic. The abrupt switch to online learning wasn’t ideal, but has offered some valuable lessons. The March 2020 shift...

Facing and Correcting Problems in the Criminal Justice System

Opportunity Youth United

Our new OYUnited Re-entry Action Committee has produced their first set of Recommendations, focused on creating successful re-entry transitions for returning citizens. These Recommendations build on...

Tools for Navigating the Student Voting Space

Students Learn Students Vote Coalition

The Students Learn Students Vote (SLSV) Coalition has just launched a really cool tool to help you navigate the student voting space just a little bit easier. For the past few years, an alarmingly...

The 1619 Project Education Network

Pulitzer Center

We are so excited to announce our newest partners in our mission to cultivate a more curious, informed, empathetic, and engaged public through educational programming and resources. Forty-two teams...

Podcast: The Key with Inside Higher Ed: Dealing with Students’ Learning Loss

Inside Higher Ed

This episode of The Key, Inside Higher Ed‘s news and analysis podcast, explores how colleges are preparing to gauge the extent of — and respond to — the “learning loss”...

New Report: A Space to Be Whole: A Landscape Analysis of Education-Based Racial Affinity Groups in the U.S.

Black Teacher Project

On behalf of the Black Teacher Project, Liberated Genius, and the National Equity Project, we are honored to share with you this new report: A Space to Be Whole: A Landscape Analysis of...

National Conferences & Calls for Proposal

Ohio Campus Compact Annual Meeting – Aug 5-6

Ohio Campus Compact

We wanted to push out a great opportunity coming up August 5-6, the Ohio Campus Compact Annual Meeting, featuring lead author of “From Equity Talk to Equity Walk: Expanding Practitioner...

Best Practices for Youth Development Virtual Conference – Jul 30

The Alliance for Positive Youth Development

Our annual virtual conference is a FREE professional development opportunity to connect with youth development professionals, educators, social workers, and community leaders working on issues...

Grant Opportunities

General support for orgs in Harleysville – Sep 1

Nationwide Foundation

Nationwide Foundation Invites Applications for 2021 Grant Program Established in 1959, the Nationwide Foundation is a nonprofit, private foundation that works to improve the quality of life in...

2021 TD Ready Challenge: COVID learning loss – Aug 26

TD Bank

TD Bank Welcomes Applications for 2021 TD Ready Challenge TD Bank is welcoming applications for its annual North American initiative, the TD Ready Challenge, which has C$10 million ($ million) in...

Starling Collective, A Global Learning Community & Innovative Fellowship – Sep 1

GivingTuesday

GivingTuesday was created in 2012 as a simple idea: a day to encourage people to do good. It is now an independent nonprofit and a global movement that inspires hundreds of millions of people to...

Teacher Diversity Program, NewSchools Venture Fund – Aug 6

NewSchools Venture Fund

The NewSchools Venture Fund works to reimagine public education through powerful ideas, passionate educators, and visionary innovators and provide all children — especially those in underserved...

Campus Takeover Mini Grants

Alliance for Youth Organizing

Campus Takeover is a nation-wide effort to mobilize students around elections and to create a culture of civic engagement on college campuses by facilitating celebratory events during the civic...

Up to Us Voting Modules Fellowship Award – Deadline Extended to Sep 7

Project Pericles

***Applications will be accepted until Tuesday, September 7th. Applications (a two-three paragraph proposal) will be reviewed and awarded on a rolling basis, so faculty are encouraged to apply as...

Job Opportunities/AmeriCorps Opportunities

Site Operations Manager, City Year

City Year Philadelphia

Join a diverse team of service-oriented, passionate staff members who are committed to education equity! This role balances efficient implementation of standard procedures with creativity and...

Impact Manager, City Year

City Year Philadelphia

The Impact Manager (IM) is responsible for leading a team of 8-16 AmeriCorps members (ACMs) through a full-time, ten-month, school-based service year. The IM manages the work of ACMs with the shared...

Associate Director of Partnership, SLSV – Aug 3

Students Learn Students Vote Coalition

The Students Learn Students Vote (SLSV) Coalition is seeking a passionate community-building professional to lead the Coalition’s partnerships strategy and bring a diversity of thought and...

Prevention Educator (Consultant), ADAC

Anti-Drug & Alcohol Crusaders Inc.

The Anti-Drug & Alcohol Crusaders, Inc. (ADAC) is a non-profit organization that has been in operation for 34 years delivering substance misuse and violence prevention education, recreational...

Director of Board Initiatives, School District of Philadelphia

School District of Philadelphia

The Director of Board Initiatives will oversee the development and implementation of all Board of Education (Board) Initiatives. These will include supporting Board committees, strategic projects,...

VISTA Leaders, Serve Philadelphia VISTA Program – Oct 1

Mayor's Office of Civic Engagement and Volunteer Services

The Mayor’s Office of Civic Engagement and Volunteer Service is seeking VISTA Leaders to support the Serve Philadelphia VISTA Program. The Serve Philadelphia VISTA Program places 60+ full-time...

Integrated Information Technology Liaison, Urban Technology Project

Urban Technology Project

The Integrated Information Technology Liaison (IITL) is a 35 hour; full time exempt position with Launch of Philadelphia (Communities In Schools of Philadelphia). The IITL is a position based at The...

ESL Teachers, Christ Lutheran Church, Upper Darby

Christ Lutheran Church

Christ Lutheran Church in Upper Darby, PA is looking for ESL teachers for the first fall session (August 9 – October 14th). Classes are 7:00-9:00 pm. The beginning-level class is Monday and...

Deaver Wellness Farm Farmer/Educator (Part-Time)

Greener Partners

Greener Partners seeks a part-time (20 hours/week), year-round, Farmer/Educator for the half acre Deaver Wellness Farm located on the campus of Lankenau Medical Center in Wynnewood, PA. The...

Director of Family Programming (Part-Time) – Aug 20

Church of the Holy Trinity

The Church of the Holy Trinity (CHT) is seeking a part-time Director of Family Programming.  This role provides care, education, spiritual guidance, and special programming for children of all ages,...

Program Manager, Chester Upland Youth Soccer

Chester Upland Youth Soccer

Chester Upland Youth Soccer (CUYS) Program Manager serves as a coach-mentor for children and helps manage many administrative elements of an after-school and weekend program, acting as liaison to...

Grants and Compliance Manager

University City Science Center

The University City Science Center in Philadelphia is seeking a Grants and Compliance Manager to assist the organization in growing its federal fundraising capacity. This position will work under the...

Development Associate, Challah for Hunger – Aug 1

Challah for Hunger

Challah for Hunger is a national organization that builds communities of leaders inspired and equipped to take action against hunger. Established on a single campus in 2004, the network has grown to...

Miscellaneous

Webinar: Vaccines & Variants – Jul 30

Washington Post Live

Coronavirus cases are again surging as the more transmissible delta variant spreads in unvaccinated communities and poses new challenges for the country’s health system. On Friday, July 30 at...

Webinar: Race in America: Health Disparities – Jul 27

Washington Post Live

Throughout the coronavirus pandemic, Latinos have been among the communities hit hardest from numbers of infection to death rates to the economic toll. On Tuesday, July 27 at 1:30pm ET, Rep. Raul...

Online Fortnite Summer Camps by Fleming Tech Camps and Epic Games, PCCY

Public Citizens for Children and Youth (PCCY)

Public Citizens for Children and Youth (PCCY) is offering a massively discounted rate on virtual summer camps that teach middle and high school kids how to Build, Code & Create their own...

Pilot Program: Building America’s Teammates

ALL IN Campus Democracy Challenge

The ALL IN team and our Coaches’ Taskforce are working with Vote by Design, How to Citizen with Baratunde, and Citizen Film to create tools and resources to support collegiate athletic coaches with...

Democratic Engagement

Associate Director of Partnership, SLSV – Aug 3

Students Learn Students Vote Coalition

The Students Learn Students Vote (SLSV) Coalition is seeking a passionate community-building professional to lead the Coalition’s partnerships strategy and bring a diversity of thought and...

Campus Takeover Mini Grants

Alliance for Youth Organizing

Campus Takeover is a nation-wide effort to mobilize students around elections and to create a culture of civic engagement on college campuses by facilitating celebratory events during the civic...

Pilot Program: Building America’s Teammates

ALL IN Campus Democracy Challenge

The ALL IN team and our Coaches’ Taskforce are working with Vote by Design, How to Citizen with Baratunde, and Citizen Film to create tools and resources to support collegiate athletic coaches with...

Tools for Navigating the Student Voting Space

Students Learn Students Vote Coalition

The Students Learn Students Vote (SLSV) Coalition has just launched a really cool tool to help you navigate the student voting space just a little bit easier. For the past few years, an alarmingly...

Up to Us Voting Modules Fellowship Award – Deadline Extended to Sep 7

Project Pericles

***Applications will be accepted until Tuesday, September 7th. Applications (a two-three paragraph proposal) will be reviewed and awarded on a rolling basis, so faculty are encouraged to apply as...

Faculty Updates

New Article: A College Corps to Combat Vaccine Hesitancy

Inside Higher Ed

Quinnipiac University is training students to work with local health departments to address vaccine hesitancy in communities across Connecticut. The Connecticut Public Health College Corps program...

Back to Basics: Quality in Digital Learning

Hechinger Report

Report gives colleges a roadmap for high-quality online education after the pandemic. The abrupt switch to online learning wasn’t ideal, but has offered some valuable lessons. The March 2020 shift...

Ohio Campus Compact Annual Meeting – Aug 5-6

Ohio Campus Compact

We wanted to push out a great opportunity coming up August 5-6, the Ohio Campus Compact Annual Meeting, featuring lead author of “From Equity Talk to Equity Walk: Expanding Practitioner...

Up to Us Voting Modules Fellowship Award – Deadline Extended to Sep 7

Project Pericles

***Applications will be accepted until Tuesday, September 7th. Applications (a two-three paragraph proposal) will be reviewed and awarded on a rolling basis, so faculty are encouraged to apply as...

Podcast: The Key with Inside Higher Ed: Dealing with Students’ Learning Loss

Inside Higher Ed

This episode of The Key, Inside Higher Ed‘s news and analysis podcast, explores how colleges are preparing to gauge the extent of — and respond to — the “learning loss”...


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