The week of

October 26, 2021

PHENND Events/Activities

Partner-Focused Superintendent Search Listening Session – Oct 27

PHENND

In August 2022, following the 2021-22 school year and after 10 years of service, Dr. William Hite will transition from his role as Superintendent for the School District of Philadelphia. The Board of...

Other Local Events and Workshops

PA STEM Coalition Meeting: Environmental Education and Education for Sustainability Panel Discussion – Nov 4

PA STEM Coalition

Our next PA STEM Coalition Meeting: Environmental Education and Education for Sustainability Panel Discussion will be held on November 4th, 2021 from 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM, moderated by Nancy Peter,...

Collaborating Across the Aisle: Supporting Students As They Transition from High School to College Classroom – Nov 19

Philadelphia Education Fund

The Philadelphia Education Fund is pleased to invite you to a professional development session facilitated by our Postsecondary Success Program Fellows. The PPSP Fellows are a team of secondary and...

Lunch & Learn on Equity in Our Community – Nov 18

City Year Philadelphia

City Year Philadelphia cordially invites you to our “Lunch & Learn” conversation on Equity in Our Community, November 18, 2021, 12:30-1:30 PM. Enjoy your lunch while hearing from a panel who...

Preparing for the 2021 Pennsylvania General Election – Oct 29

Urban League of Philadelphia

Are you committed to voting on November 2nd but nervous about voter concerns like voter intimidation, confusion, etc. Join the Urban League of Philadelphia, NExT Philadelphia, Urban League Guild...

Precarious Professionals: The Reasons for and Impact of Contingency Staffing on Personnel, Programs and Policies in Human Service Organizations – Nov 18

Temple University Public Policy Lab

Join us for Public Policy Lab’s 2021-2022 Colloquium Series, Precarious Professionals: The Reasons for and Impact of Contingency Staffing on Personnel, Programs and Policies in Human Service...

Privilege and Punishment in an Era of Mass Incarceration – Nov 4

Temple University Public Policy Lab

Join us for Public Policy Lab’s 2021-2022 Colloquium Series, Privilege and Punishment in an Era of Mass Incarceration with Matthew Clair on November 4, 2021, 12:30-1:50 PM, via Zoom. Dr....

Protecting Your Business’s Intellectual Property (NDAs & Trade Secrets) – Nov 10

Philadelphia VIP

Concerned about competitors stealing your business ideas and practices? On Wednesday, November 10 at 11am, join Philadelphia VIP and volunteer attorney Sima Singadia Kulkarni of DLA Piper for a...

Art As Resistance Gala: Taking Back Control – Oct 26-30

Institute for Community Justice (ICJ)

For the second year in a row, the Institute for Community Justice will celebrate its Art as Resistance Gala from October 25 to October 30 in its offices on 1207 Chestnut Street, 2nd Floor,...

2022 Brandywine Project Workshop in Sustainability – Jan 11&12

West Chester University

Faculty from West Chester University and neighboring institutions are invited to participate in the 4th Brandywine Project Workshop, an exciting opportunity to develop or modify courses to focus on...

Gesu School Symposium: Working Together to Manage Pandemic Stress in Our School Communities – Nov 18

Gesu School

All are invited to Gesu School’s Virtual 2021 Symposium: Working Together to Manage Pandemic Stress in Our School Communities. The educational landscape has shifted dramatically. Students and...

Mural Projection: Change for Climate is Here – Oct 27

Mural Arts Philadelphia

Meet and hear from the collaborators of the Climate Justice Initiative, frontline activists, artists, and organizers in action around the environmental/climate crisis in the Lenapehoking/Philadelphia...

Online Event: Sports and Mental Health, A Panel Discussion – Oct 26

Open Door Abuse Awareness Prevention (ODAAP)

In honor of Mental Health Awareness month, you’re invited to a special online panel discussion, “Sports and Mental Health” which includes athletes and coaches from college and...

TEDxPSUBrandywine: Climate Change Solutions – Nov 17

Penn State Brandywine

Penn State Brandywine’s Civic & Community Engagement Club is partnering with TEDx Countdown — a global initiative to champion and accelerate solutions to the climate crisis— to present...

New Resources

Philly Counts Provides Update on Engagement Efforts – Resources and Volunteering

The City of Philadelphia

Philly Counts is a City’s initiative that helps direct community engagement efforts for the COVID-19 vaccine.  Working in low-vaccinated neighborhoods around the city, Philly Counts works...

National Disability Employment Awareness Month

The City of Philadelphia

October is National Disability Awareness Month and the theme for this year—through the US Department of Labor—is inclusion. We at the Mayor’s Office of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion are...

Understanding the digital divide: Philadelphia’s report on digital access

The City of Philadelphia

During the summer of 2021, the City launched the Philadelphia Household Internet Assessment Survey to better understand the digital access needs of its residents. Previous data–from the 2019...

New Study: State Spending on Poverty Really Pays Off for Kids

Spotlight on Poverty and Opportunity

In a new study published in Pediatrics, researchers found that children significantly benefit when states spend money on programs that reduce poverty. Researchers found that for every additional...

How to Better Serve Latino Students

Strada Education Network

Deborah Santiago’s parents always made clear she and her three siblings would go to college. But when she was a high school junior, her father, who served in the military, relocated to Spain along...

Student Voting Resources, Campus Compact

Campus Compact

Colleges are a huge, under-appreciated, and invaluable resource to inspire and equip individuals to vote in their upcoming elections. Colleges and universities, no matter public or private, 2-year or...

School District of Phila. Strategic Partnerships: Biennial Report 2019-2021

School District of Philadelphia

The School District of Philadelphia’s Office of Strategic Partnerships is delighted to share with you a digital copy of their Biennial Report 2019-21! The report includes highlights of our:...

Knight Diversity of Asset Managers Research Series: Philantropy

Knight Foundation

The Knight Foundation has released the latest in a series of studies that examine the diversity – or lack thereof – of asset managers handling endowments of the country’s top 55 charitable...

New Certificate Program: Clinical Responsibility in Racial Equity and Cultural Inclusivity, Bryn Mawr – Nov 5

Bryn Mawr College

The Center for Professional Development at Bryn Mawr College Graduate School of Social Work and Social Research is offering, Clinical Responsibility in Racial Equity and Cultural Inclusivity. This...

National Conferences & Calls for Proposal

College Leadership Summit – Nov 5

Illinois Holocaust Museum & Education Center

Join the Illinois Holocaust Museum & Education Center for a free virtual summit to engage college students in critical reflection on the topics of social justice, human rights, and inclusion on...

IARSLCE 2021 Virtual Gathering: Reflections on a Tumultuous Time and an Invitation to Gather – Nov 15-17

IARSLCE

The International Association for Research on Service-Learning & Community Engagement (IARSLCE) 2021 Virtual Gathering will convene scholars from around the globe, November 15-17, 2021, to share...

Call for Proposals: Pathways to Achieving Civic Engagement (PACE) Conference – Nov 10

North Carolina Campus Compact

CALL FOR PROPOSALS: NCCC Pathways to Achieving Civic Engagement (PACE) Conference, February 9, 2022, High Point University, High Point, North Carolina (in-person) Proposal deadline: November 10, 2021...

Grant Opportunities

Proposals for Waste Management Practices – Dec 1

Environmental Research & Education Foundation

Environmental Research & Education Foundation Invites Proposals for Waste Management Practices The Environmental Research & Education Foundation works to advance scientific research and...

Evaluation Conference Support – Dec 1

Brady Education Foundation

Brady Education Foundation Invites Applications for Program Evaluations The Brady Education Foundation aims to close the opportunity gaps between children living in underresourced and/or...

Communities Transforming Policing Fund – Nov 19

Borealis Philanthropy

Borealis Philanthropy Issues RFP for Communities Transforming Policing Fund Borealis Philanthropy has issued a request for proposals for its Communities Transforming Policing Fund (CTPF). The CTPF...

Job Opportunities/AmeriCorps Opportunities

Senior Project Manager (One Year Contract), Phila. Youth Network

Philadelphia Youth Network

About the Philadelphia Youth Network: The Philadelphia Youth Network (PYN) is a solutions-builder forging together significant players to alleviate a root cause of poverty by preparing...

Associate, Communications and Outreach, Phila. Youth Network

Philadelphia Youth Network

Philadelphia Youth Network (PYN) has an immediate opening for a full-time Associate, Communications and Outreach. The Associate Communications and Outreach is responsible for supporting PYN’s...

Program Associate, Phila. Youth Network

Philadelphia Youth Network

Philadelphia Youth Network (PYN) has an immediate opening for a full-time Program Associate. The Program Associate is responsible for providing support to youth providers and young people who...

President, Archbishop Ryan High School, Phila.

Archbishop Ryan High School

The President serves as the school’s chief ambassador and governing administrator with responsibilities focused on strategy, financial sustainability, institutional advancement, organizational...

Administrative Assistant (Part-Time), Penn State Brandywine

Penn State Brandywine

Penn State Brandywine is seeking a part-time (20 hours/week) Administrative Support Assistant for its Center for Ethics and Civic Engagement. This position provides administrative support to the...

Front Desk/Greeter (Part-Time), Dornsife Center – Nov 20

Drexel University

Drexel University is one of Philadelphia’s top 10 private employers, a comprehensive global research university and a major engine for economic development in the region. With over 24,000...

Community Educator, Women Against Abuse

Women Against Abuse

Women Against Abuse (WAA), a 501(c)3 nonprofit agency, is Philadelphia’s leading domestic violence advocate and service provider and among the largest domestic violence agencies in the country....

Programs Assistant (Part-Time), PACDC

Philadelphia Association of Community Development Corporations

Description of Employer The Philadelphia Association of Community Development Corporations (PACDC) is the leading voice of equitable neighborhood revitalization in Philadelphia. As a membership...

Family Ambassador Position- English Speaking, OCCCDA

Oxford Circle Christian Community Development Association

Based in the Oxford Circle neighborhood of Philadelphia, PA, the Oxford Circle Christian Community Development Association (OCCCDA) is seeking a Family Ambassador for our Oxford Circle Community...

Miscellaneous

Civic Innovation Scholars – Nov 15

Campus Compact of New York and Pennsylvania

Campus Compact of New York and Pennsylvania (CCNYPA) is pleased to announce the release of the Civic Innovation Scholars application for the 2022 spring semester. Applications are due November 15,...

Webinar: Modern Methods for Attracting New and More Diverse Audiences – Nov 3

Stanford Social Innovation Review (SSIR)

Join us for this complimentary SSIR Live! webinar as we explore ways to attract and engage younger and more diverse audiences to your organization, while deepening long-term engagement with new and...

For College Students: National Week of Deliberation – Nov 1-6

National Issues Forum

Experience a full week of online Common Ground for Action (CGA) deliberative forums exclusively for college students. The forum series aims to connect college students from across the country in...

Campus Compact: Seeking Proposals for Book Manuscripts

Campus Compact

Campus Compact is pleased to announce a call for proposals for book manuscripts to be published through our relationship with Stylus Publishing. For decades, Campus Compact has produced...

2021 ALL IN Challenge Awards & SLSV Coalition Post-Election Gathering – Nov 8-10

ALL IN Campus Democracy Challenge

We invite you to join us for the ALL IN Awards Ceremony Events honoring campuses for excellence in student democratic engagement, November 8–10, 2021, 2 – 3:30 EST Daily (Virtual). MAIN ALL...

My Voice, My Art, Our Cause Artivism Contest: Visit the Voting Booth – Nov 8

Common Cause

This summer, the My Voice, My Art, Our Cause Artivism Contest encouraged young artivists to raise their voices on democracy issues through their creativity. We received over 20 qualifying...

Voices of the Future – Nov 6

Stanford University

Voices of the Future is a national deliberative event involving over 500 young people, between ages 18-29. The event is designed to capture what a diverse group of young people would think about...

Democratic Engagement

Preparing for the 2021 Pennsylvania General Election – Oct 29

Urban League of Philadelphia

Are you committed to voting on November 2nd but nervous about voter concerns like voter intimidation, confusion, etc. Join the Urban League of Philadelphia, NExT Philadelphia, Urban League Guild...

Student Voting Resources, Campus Compact

Campus Compact

Colleges are a huge, under-appreciated, and invaluable resource to inspire and equip individuals to vote in their upcoming elections. Colleges and universities, no matter public or private, 2-year or...

2021 ALL IN Challenge Awards & SLSV Coalition Post-Election Gathering – Nov 8-10

ALL IN Campus Democracy Challenge

We invite you to join us for the ALL IN Awards Ceremony Events honoring campuses for excellence in student democratic engagement, November 8–10, 2021, 2 – 3:30 EST Daily (Virtual). MAIN ALL...

My Voice, My Art, Our Cause Artivism Contest: Visit the Voting Booth – Nov 8

Common Cause

This summer, the My Voice, My Art, Our Cause Artivism Contest encouraged young artivists to raise their voices on democracy issues through their creativity. We received over 20 qualifying...

Voices of the Future – Nov 6

Stanford University

Voices of the Future is a national deliberative event involving over 500 young people, between ages 18-29. The event is designed to capture what a diverse group of young people would think about...

Sustainability

PA STEM Coalition Meeting: Environmental Education and Education for Sustainability Panel Discussion – Nov 4

PA STEM Coalition

Our next PA STEM Coalition Meeting: Environmental Education and Education for Sustainability Panel Discussion will be held on November 4th, 2021 from 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM, moderated by Nancy Peter,...

2022 Brandywine Project Workshop in Sustainability – Jan 11&12

West Chester University

Faculty from West Chester University and neighboring institutions are invited to participate in the 4th Brandywine Project Workshop, an exciting opportunity to develop or modify courses to focus on...

TEDxPSUBrandywine: Climate Change Solutions – Nov 17

Penn State Brandywine

Penn State Brandywine’s Civic & Community Engagement Club is partnering with TEDx Countdown — a global initiative to champion and accelerate solutions to the climate crisis— to present...

Faculty Updates

Civic Innovation Scholars – Nov 15

Campus Compact of New York and Pennsylvania

Campus Compact of New York and Pennsylvania (CCNYPA) is pleased to announce the release of the Civic Innovation Scholars application for the 2022 spring semester. Applications are due November 15,...

College Leadership Summit – Nov 5

Illinois Holocaust Museum & Education Center

Join the Illinois Holocaust Museum & Education Center for a free virtual summit to engage college students in critical reflection on the topics of social justice, human rights, and inclusion on...

Campus Compact: Seeking Proposals for Book Manuscripts

Campus Compact

Campus Compact is pleased to announce a call for proposals for book manuscripts to be published through our relationship with Stylus Publishing. For decades, Campus Compact has produced...

IARSLCE 2021 Virtual Gathering: Reflections on a Tumultuous Time and an Invitation to Gather – Nov 15-17

IARSLCE

The International Association for Research on Service-Learning & Community Engagement (IARSLCE) 2021 Virtual Gathering will convene scholars from around the globe, November 15-17, 2021, to share...

Voices of the Future – Nov 6

Stanford University

Voices of the Future is a national deliberative event involving over 500 young people, between ages 18-29. The event is designed to capture what a diverse group of young people would think about...

Call for Proposals: Pathways to Achieving Civic Engagement (PACE) Conference – Nov 10

North Carolina Campus Compact

CALL FOR PROPOSALS: NCCC Pathways to Achieving Civic Engagement (PACE) Conference, February 9, 2022, High Point University, High Point, North Carolina (in-person) Proposal deadline: November 10, 2021...


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