The week of

November 22, 2022

Other Local Events and Workshops

Virtual Conversation: We Voted…Now What? Humane Life Together After Midterm Elections and Beyond – Dec 5

Mayor's Commission on Faith-based and Interfaith Affairs

November 8th has come and gone. And now we must continue to live in community with each other. How do we do that in humane ways, even if we still deeply disagree about how to address our deepest...

Virtual Series on Racism and Aging: As the World Turns: Stories of Transformation – Dec 7

Penn’s Village

The Penn’s Village Inclusiveness and Diversity Committee is proud to present Dr. Kevin Ahmaad Jenkins, a two-time award-winning national journalist, health-disparities activist, and dynamic...

Breaking Barriers 2022 Conference, Cheyney University – Nov 30 & Dec 1

Cheyney University

Cheyney University of Pennsylvania – The Nation’s 1st HBCU invites you to join our annual Breaking Barriers Conference, in-person for the first time ever! Cheyney University developed the...

Instructional Rounds: Exchange insights into student motivation, participation, and academic accountability – Dec 7

Philadelphia Education Fund

High School and College Educators — Join In Instructional Rounds Exchange insights into student motivation, participation, and academic accountability We are back in the classroom and in-person...

Hoping to Finish: What it Now Takes to Graduate in PA – Dec 1

Philadelphia Education Fund

Join us for the December 1st session of the Philadelphia Education Fund’s monthly conversation series, Education First Compact. In 2018, the Pennsylvania Legislature passed Act 158, approving...

Webinar: Not Paved for Us: A Conversation with Dr. Camika Royal – Dec 6

Teach Plus PA

Join Teach Plus PA for a conversation with Dr. Camika Royal, author of Not Paved for Us: Black Educators & Public School Reform in Philadelphia. Dr. Royal will share her writing process and...

Webinar: School Funding 101 + Funding Our Future – Nov 29

PA Schools Work

How does school funding work in Pennsylvania, what are the real-life consequences of inadequate and inequitable funding on students and teachers, and what can you do to change things? Join PA Schools...

New Resources

MLK Day of Service: Work Together to Help Communities Thrive – Jan 16

Youth Service America

Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. believed in a nation of freedom and justice for all, and encouraged all citizens to live up to the purpose and potential of America by applying the principles of...

New Report: Alumni Perspectives on How College Experiences Improve Their Lives

Strada Education Network

Findings could help educators and policymakers improve post-completion outcomes for students. At a time when public confidence in the value of education is declining and enrollments are decreasing,...

New Article: To Solve for Poverty and Inequity, Guaranteed Income Must Be Targeted

Spotlight on Poverty and Opportunity

In this Spotlight Exclusive, Jhumpa Bhattacharya and Yvonne Yen Liu, executive vice president and research director at the Insight Center for Community Economic Development, discuss their new...

One Year of #Teaching1619 Project

Pulitzer Center

We are celebrating one year since we launched the award-winning 1619 Project Education Materials Collection, a web portal designed to build teaching and learning communities around The 1619 Project....

New Book: Power to the Polls, A Guide to Developing Civic Learning, Election Engagement, and Political Action in Higher Education

ALL IN Campus Democracy Challenge

The new book Power to the Polls: A Guide to Developing Civic Learning, Election Engagement, and Political Action in Higher Education (Stylus, 2022) is edited by Marianne Magjuka at Wake Forest...

New Book: The Heartbeat of the Youth Development Field: Professional Journeys of Growth, Connection, and Transformation

Philadelphia Education Fund

Do You Work with Youth? This New Book Is for You No matter how you came to working with youth, STEM Education Director, Nancy Peter, sees you. Her chapter, “Creating and Supporting Pathways to...

New Book: Social Entrepreneurship: A Practical Introduction

Routledge

Around the world, a growing number of people believe that social problems are an opportunity for social transformation. Some take this belief and turn it into a business that combats problems...

Partnerships Classifieds

Volunteers Needed: K-8 Tutors for Lea School

University of Pennsylvania Graduate School of Education

University of Pennsylvania Graduate School of Education (GSE) is helping launch a new tutoring initiative at the Henry C. Lea School, which is slated to begin early next semester (Spring 2023). We...

Volunteer at the 2023 Flower Show – Mar 4-12

Pennsylvania Horticultural Society

The 2023 Flower Show, March 4-12, 2-23, has many positions in need of volunteers and could use your help. We have recently posted our Bus Greeter volunteer position, which is a great way to welcome...

National Conferences & Calls for Proposal

Call for Speakers: Frontiers of Social Innovation: The Role of Social Innovation in Democracy – Dec 16

Stanford Social Innovation Review

Join Stanford Social Innovation Review—the leading global publication on social change theory and practice—for our Frontiers of Social Innovation 2023 (March 14-16) convening, “The Role of...

Registration Now Open: AAC&U Conference on Diversity, Equity, and Student Success: Can We Handle Truth? – Mar 9-11

American Association of Colleges and Universities

Registration is now open for the AAC&U Conference on Diversity, Equity, and Student Success: Can We Handle Truth? Secure your spot by February 15th to enjoy early bird savings. This is the...

Grant Opportunities

2023 Youth Garden Grants – Dec 2

KidsGardening

KidsGardening invites applications for 2023 Youth Garden Grants Established in 1982, KidsGardening works to create opportunities for kids to play, learn, and grow through gardening, engaging their...

Local Community Grants – Dec 31

Walmart Foundation

Walmart invites applications for Local Community Grants Through the program, grants of up to $5,000 will be awarded in support of nonprofit organizations operating on the local level (or an...

Health Impacts of Climate Change for Youth Orgs – Dec 19

CDC Foundation

CDC Foundation invites applications from youth-focused organizations for awareness of health impacts of climate change The CDC Foundation helps the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)...

Strengthen Democratic Institutions – Dec 19

National Endowment for Democracy

National Endowment for Democracy invites applications to strengthen democratic institutions The National Endowment for Democracy (NED) is a private foundation dedicated to developing and...

Job Opportunities/AmeriCorps Opportunities

Nutrition Educator, Vetri Community Partnership

Vetri Community Partnership

Vetri Community Partnership is seeking an engaging nutrition educator that will deliver Vetri Community Partnership cooking activities and represent the organization at public events. During cooking...

Chapter Organizer/Director or Lead Organizer, Lift Every Voice

Lift Every Voice Philly

Lift Every Voice Philly is searching for dynamic individuals who believe in people. Our organizers are critical to our next growth phase and will help establish our next three chapters while ...

Professional Development Manager, Campus Compact – Dec 2

Campus Compact

Campus Compact is a national coalition of colleges and universities committed to the public purposes of higher education. As the only national higher education association dedicated solely to higher...

Citizens Planning Institute (CPI) Intern

City of Philadelphia

The Department of Planning and Development works in collaboration with communities to promote, plan, preserve, and develop successful neighborhoods for all. Reaching these goals requires city...

Campus Engagement and Support Coordinator, SLSV Coalition

Students Learn Students Vote Coalition

Founded in 2016, the Students Learn Students Vote (SLSV) Coalition is a diverse group of over 400 local, state, national, and student nonpartisan organizations working with nearly 2,000 college and...

Social Worker, Jewish Relief Agency

Jewish Relief Agency

The Jewish Relief Agency (JRA) brings together individuals of all means, ages and backgrounds to address our community’s physical, social and spiritual needs, satisfying our unique desire to take...

Volunteer Program Manager, Jewish Relief Agency

Jewish Relief Agency

The Jewish Relief Agency (JRA) brings together individuals of all means, ages and backgrounds to address our community’s physical, social and spiritual needs, satisfying our unique desire to take...

After School Lead Teacher K-5 (Full Time), Belmont Charter Elementary School

Belmont Charter Network

Summary: This position for an after school teacher responsible for leading afternoon care hours with students in  1st through 5th Grade. OST (Out of School Time) teachers plan lessons and facilitate...

After School Lead Teacher, Belmont Academy Charter School

Belmont Charter Network

Summary: This position for an after school teacher responsible for leading afternoon care hours with students in Prek -Kindergarten . OST (Out of School Time) teachers plan lessons and facilitate...

Program Coordinator, Philadelphia Robotics Coalition – Nov 25

Philadelphia Robotics Coalition

The Philadelphia Robotics Coalition seeks to hire a full-time Program Coordinator who will work with the Program Manager and other staff to provide training and support to robotics coaches and teams,...

Financial Aid Specialist, Catto Scholarship, CCP

Community College of Philadelphia

Reporting into the Associate Director, Financial Aid, the Financial Aid Specialist, Catto Scholarship is primarily responsible for the oversight of the financial aid administration and awarding of...

Success Coach, Catto Scholarship, CCP

Community College of Philadelphia

The Catto Scholarship is a “last dollar” opportunity that includes multiple evidence-based supports to help students achieve academic success. The Success Coach will provide a broad range of...

Project Coordinator (Hybrid), Rebuilding Together

Rebuilding Together Philadelphia

ABOUT REBUILDING TOGETHER PHILADELPHIA: Rebuilding Together Philadelphia (RTP) is a non-profit that revitalizes communities by transforming vulnerable houses into safe, healthy and energy-efficient...

Miscellaneous

Webinar: How to Conduct a Feasibility Study for Purposeful Program Design – Jan 4

Nonprofit Learning Lab

There are so many ideas out there about how to solve problems facing our communities, but many of those ideas never get implemented or don’t get implemented in the right way. In this webinar,...

How you can help people seeking asylum arriving in Philadelphia

City of Philadelphia

On Wednesday, November 16, 2022, the City of Philadelphia welcomed individuals seeking asylum who were bused from Texas. As a proud welcoming city, we will greet our newly arrived neighbors with...

Webinar: Expanding Access to COVID-19 Data for Minority Serving Institutions (MSIs): The RADx Data Hub – Nov 30

Community-Campus Partnerships for Health (CCPH)

Community-Campus Partnerships for Helath (CCPH), in partnership with RADx-UP, is working to expand access to data for researchers at MSIs. Rapid Acceleration of Diagnostics (RADx) is a national...

2022 ALL IN Post-Election Survey – Jan 15

ALL IN Campus Democracy Challenge

Following each midterm and general election, ALL IN conducts a post-election survey to help our team better understand nonpartisan democratic engagement at participating institutions. Responses are...

Virtual Screening of The Color of Care – Dec 5-12

Community-Campus Partnerships for Health (CCPH)

Community-Campus Partnerships for Health (CCPH) hosted a virtual screening of the documentary, The Color of Care in October. The film chronicles how people of color suffer from systemically...

2022 Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Award for Health Equity – Nov 30

Community-Campus Partnerships for Health (CCPH)

The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Award for Health Equity presented by Community-Campus Partnerships for Health (RWJF-CCPH Award) will highlight the power and potential of community-campus...

CUMU and Collaboratory Partner to Launch Research Fellowship – Nov 28

Coalition of Urban and Metropolitan Universities

***Deadline Extended to November 28, 2022*** Research fellow will leverage data to advance knowledge on campus-community partnerships The Coalition of Urban and Metropolitan Universities (CUMU), in...

Democratic Engagement

Black Voters Matter: Volunteer Opportunities, Internships & Campus Activism

Black Voters Matter

Black Voters Matter is expanding their reach across the country, particularly in 11 states (including PA) and Their opportunities are as follows: Student Volunteers – BVM needs volunteers,...

National Constitution Center Series of Major Initiatives

National Constitution Center

This is an exciting time at the National Constitution Center. As we prepared for Constitution Day on September 17, we launched a series of major initiatives to expand our reach as America’s leading...

For Students

High Schoolers: Get Your Free Art Here

The Philadelphia Citizen

John Orr, the executive director of Art-Reach, touts the under-used citywide program that gives all 62,000 Philadelphia high school students free admission to 20 of the city’s top museums and...

Penn School of Arts and Sciences High School Programs: Young Scholars Program – Dec 1

University of Pennsylvania

The Young Scholars High School Program allows outstanding juniors and seniors attending a local high school to take college courses in the fall and spring semesters. In the Young Scholars Program,...

Sustainability

PA offers larger EV rebates & new charging stations

Green Philly

Pennsylvania is trying to get more residents to go electric. The Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) announced that its offering larger consumer rebates for electric vehicles,...

Faculty Updates

Virtual Workshop: Sharing Creative Models and Innovative Approaches to Faculty Development – Sep 27

Campus Compact

How do we keep faculty motivated and committed to community engagement, and support their progressive refinement of community-engaged competencies while navigating the shifting priorities and...

Michigan Journal of Community Service Learning (MJCSL) is seeking Editor-in-Chief

Michigan Journal of Community Service Learning

The Michigan Journal of Community Service Learning (MJCSL) is seeking our next Editor-in-Chief. Since 1994, the MJCSL has been a leading voice in the field of community engagement. The MJCSL...

CUMU and Collaboratory Partner to Launch Research Fellowship – Nov 28

Coalition of Urban and Metropolitan Universities

***Deadline Extended to November 28, 2022*** Research fellow will leverage data to advance knowledge on campus-community partnerships The Coalition of Urban and Metropolitan Universities (CUMU), in...

AAC&U 2023 Virtual Institute on ePortfolios – Oct 17

American Association of Colleges & Universities

In January 2023, the American Association of Colleges & Universities (AAC&U), will again lead the Institute on ePortfolios utilizing a year-of-engagement model. The Institute on ePortfolios...

Call for Manuscript Proposals: Journal of Community Engagement and Scholarship (JCES), Special Issue on Immigration and Immigrant Community Engagement – Oct 1

Journal of Community Engagement and Scholarship

Call for Manuscript Proposals: Democracy Realized through Immigrant Integration This special journal issue brings together an interdisciplinary and demographically diverse group of students,...

Call for Proposals: 2023 Gulf-South Summit – Nov 2

Gulf-South Summit

***Deadline Extended to November 2, 2022*** 2023 Gulf-South Summit: Serving Our Surroundings: Creating and Sustaining Authentic Community Engagement April 12-14, 2023 The University of Georgia –...

2022 Virtual Conference on Global Learning – Oct 12-14

American Association of Colleges & Universities

Join us virtually for the 2022 Conference on Global Learning. This year’s theme is Transforming Global Learning Practice: Time for Action. We are pleased to announce Chrystal A. George Mwangi as...

Call for Proposals: 2023 Continuums of Service Conference – Oct 7

Western Region Continuums of Service Consortium

The Western Region Continuums of Service Consortium Announces Release of the Call for Proposals for the 2023 Continuums of Service Conference Turning the Tides, Renewing Our Energy March 14 –...


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