The week of

October 24, 2023

PHENND Events/Activities

Virtual Event: Pittsburgh Scholar House: A model for supporting parenting college students – Nov 29

PHENND

Please join PHENND for this College Success Network webinar highlighting the work of Walker and her team at the Pittsburgh Scholar House, an affiliate of the Family Scholar House nonprofit program...

Other Local Events and Workshops

Documentary Screening: A Hope That Lights The Way – Nov 2

City of Philadelphia

A Hope That Lights The Way is a new documentary from the Mayor’s Office of Public Engagement that tells the stories of nine community leaders and organizations who are committed to changing the...

Taste of Fairmount – Nov 16

Fairmount CDC

The 19th edition of Taste of Fairmount will take place November 16th from 6-9pm at the historic Divine Lorraine Hotel, highlighting the Greater Art Museum District’s best restaurants, chefs and...

Virtual Lunch & Learn: Intro to Crisis Communications – Nov 2

LaSalle Nonprofit Center

Every organization, no matter how diligent, can find itself in unexpected situations. For our nonprofit professionals—especially those in marketing, communication, and leadership roles—it’s...

2024 Sustainable Agriculture Conference – February 8-10

Pasa Sustainable Agriculture

Registration is officially open for our 2024 Sustainable Agriculture Conference, February 8-10, 2024, in Lancaster, PA! What’s in store: Learning at 70+ educational sessions on farming and food...

Philadelphia Youth Sports Collaborative Summit: Women in Sports – Nov 1

Philadelphia Youth Sports Collaborative

Join us on November 1, 2023, at the Loews Hotel in Philadelphia as we transform the sports industry landscape for women and help bring awareness of opportunities for women in the sports industry....

Philly Student Art Winter Art Sale – Dec 9

Philly Student Art

We’re excited to invite you and your students to be a part of the Philly Student Art Winter Art Sale, an event dedicated to showcasing the incredible artistic talent of Philadelphia’s...

Delaware Valley Migration Scholars Colloquium – Nov 17

The Center on Immigration at Cabrini University

The Center on Immigration is excited to inform that we will host our annual Delaware Valley Migration Scholar Colloquium. This year’s colloquium will be our last one and it will take place on...

New Resources

Kenney Administration Progress Report: Our investments in education

City of Philadelphia

Throughout his two terms as mayor, Jim Kenney has consistently acted on his belief in the importance of public education not only as a means to give children a chance to achieve their full potential...

Summer PD for teachers offered for free via Smithsonian

Smithsonian Institution

Educators from across the US attend training programs at the Smithsonian museums in the Washington, during summer to enhance their skills and classroom resources, writes Cody Coltharp, interactive...

New Report: Advancing Pre-Apprenticeship Programming through National Service

Service Year Alliance

Check out our new report, Advancing Pre-Apprenticeship Programming through National Service,” where we identify strategies and promising practices to support national service programs interested in...

Lindy Center for Civic Engagement Funding Second Cohort of Anti-Racism Projects

Drexel University

At Drexel University’s Lindy Center for Civic Engagement, one of the ways they define what they do is as “collective problem solving,” Cara Scharf, associate director for civic learning, said....

Nonpartisan Messaging & Tools for Faculty and Academic Affairs

ALL IN Campus Democracy Challenge

The ALL IN team has a new nonpartisan messaging resource for faculty and administrators to integrate civic engagement in the classroom! This living document is designed with faculty and campus...

ALL IN Nonpartisan Student Voting Group Report

ALL IN Campus Democracy Challenge

Nonpartisan student voting groups are impactful on campuses. See how students engage their community in the 2023 Student Voting Group Report & Toolkit with tips to start, grow, and sustain a...

AmeriCorps as a Pathway for Post-Secondary Success: Resources and Tools

AmeriCorps

AmeriCorps, in partnership with the American School Counselor Association, National Association of Secondary School Principals, and the Superintendents Association, hosted an informational webinar...

National Partnership for Student Success Resources

National Partnership for Student Success

National Partnership for Student Success (NPSS) Resources: Join the Engaging Older Adults in Student Success Learning Community. The NPSS Support Hub hosts a Learning Community dedicated to...

2022-2023 National Partnership for Student Success Principal Survey

National Partnership for Student Success

Last month, the Johns Hopkins Everyone Graduates Center published a report analyzing survey data from the RAND Corporation 2022-2023 NPSS Principal Survey. This representative survey data allowed...

Tackling Chronic Absenteeism

AmeriCorps

Student absenteeism has increased significantly since the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic. The number of public-school students missing at least 10 percent of the school year, either as excused or...

New Report: Seeing Myself: Students of Color on the Pros and Cons of Becoming Teachers

The Center for Black Educator Development

Research is clear: when teachers of color lead in classrooms and schools, all students benefit. Yet districts across the nation struggle to recruit and retain the diverse educators that play such a...

New Report: Worker Voices 2023 Report

Fed Communities

Capturing the full picture of the labor market means looking beyond the numbers to consider the experience of everyday workers and job seekers. Worker Voices provides a unique view into how job...

National Conferences & Calls for Proposal

DIPLOMAT Voter Engagement Conference – Jan 13

Franklin and Marshall College

Franklin & Marshall College invites you to attend the inaugural DIPLOMAT Voter Engagement Conference on January 13, 2024 in Lancaster, Pennsylvania. The DIPLOMAT Voter Engagement Conference is...

Grant Opportunities

digital Learning and Employment Records – Nov 8

SkillsFWD

SkillsFWD issues request for proposals for development and application of digital Learning and Employment Records Rockefeller Philanthropy Advisors, with support from a collaboration of funders led...

Tech for Good program – Nov 1

Zendesk Foundation

Zendesk Foundation invites applications for Tech for Good program Zendesk has seen firsthand how technology can shape a better future for all and is committed to helping more nonprofits achieve their...

diversity entrepreneurship – Nov 10

Nasdaq Foundation

Nasdaq Foundation invites applications for projects to diversity entrepreneurship The Nasdaq Foundation supports women and underrepresented minority communities by reimagining investor engagement and...

Kaiser Permanente Center for Gun Violence Research and Education – Nov 14

Kaiser Permanente Center for Gun Violence Research and Education

Kaiser Permanente Center for Gun Violence Research and Education invites applications for spring 2024 funding opportunity Established in 2022, the Kaiser Permanente Center for Gun Violence Research...

program evaluation for youth-serving orgs – 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 under-resourced and/or...

Planning and Implementation grants for 250th Anniversary – Nov 30

Philadelphia Funder Collaborative for the Semiquincentennial

Philadelphia Funder Collaborative for the Semiquincentennial invites applications for planning, implementation grants The Philadelphia Funder Collaborative for the Semiquincentennial supports...

Partners for Campus-Community Engagement Civic Imagination Grants

Partners for Campus-Community Engagement (PCCE)

Partners for Campus-Community Engagement (PCCE) is pleased to announce the release of $15,000 for our Civic Imagination Grants, which are available to partners (nonprofits and higher ed institutions)...

Job Opportunities/AmeriCorps Opportunities

Program Coordinator, SAADA

South Asian American Digital Archive (SAADA)

The South Asian American Digital Archive (SAADA) is an organization on the rise, and we are seeking a Community Giving Manager whose fundraising and donor cultivation skills, commitment to SAADA’s...

Community Giving Manager, SAADA

South Asian American Digital Archive (SAADA)

The South Asian American Digital Archive (SAADA) is an organization on the rise, and we are seeking a Community Giving Manager whose fundraising and donor cultivation skills, commitment to SAADA’s...

Enrichment Specialist (After-School, Part-Time), Center for Black Educator Development

The Center for Black Educator Development

About the Center for Black Educator Development  The Center for Black Educator Development exists to (re)build a national Black Teacher Pipeline to achieve educational and racial justice by ensuring...

Communications Manager (Remote), Center for Black Educator Development

The Center for Black Educator Development

Launched in June 2019, the Center for Black Educator Development (CBED) is revolutionizing education by rebuilding the Black teacher pipeline to achieve racial justice and education equity. CBED’s...

Senior Director, Corporate Partnerships, City Year

City Year Philadelphia

City Year Philadelphia welcomes applications for the position of Senior Director, Corporate Partnerships (“Senior Corporate Partnerships Director”) and seeks a results- and team-oriented leader...

SNAP-Ed Nutrition Educator, Vetri Community Partnership

Vetri Community Partnership

Vetri Community Partnership partners with schools and community sites in Philadelphia and Camden that share our passion for nutrition and education. We work with people from under-resourced...

Soft Skills Instructor, Community College of Philadelphia

Community College of Philadelphia

The Office of Apprenticeships & School-to-Work Programs at Community College of Philadelphia is in search of experienced and energetic instructors to facilitate soft skills class for 10th -12th...

Special Education Teacher, Belmont Charter

Belmont Charter Network

Belmont Charter Network is a family of 5 community schools centered on the central mission to promote the academic, social and emotional well-being of each child. Our schools are supported by a...

Miscellaneous

Prudential Emerging Visionaries Program – Nov 2

Prudential

The Prudential Emerging Visionaries program is looking for young people (ages 14-18) in the US who are leading positive change to address financial or societal challenges in their communities. By...

Business on Board Training for Nonprofit Board Service

Arts + Business for Greater Philadelphia

Business on Board trains professionals in nonprofit board service and matches them with arts and culture nonprofits seeking board candidates. Professionals seeking to serve on a board and those...

Daniel Fidalgo Tomé of Rutgers Camden Named Campus Compact Community Service Federal Work Study Fellow for 2023-2024

Campus Compact

Campus Compact has announced that Daniel Fidalgo Tomé, Engaged Civic Learning Program Coordinator at Rutgers Camden will serve as the Community Service Federal Work Study Fellow for the 2023-2024...

Webinar: Partnering with Service Year Pre-Apprenticeships to Diversify Talent Pipelines – Nov 15

Service Year Alliance

Join us for our upcoming event during National Apprenticeship Week with Jobs for the Future and Next100, “Partnering with Service Year Pre-Apprenticeships to Diversify Talent Pipelines.” Our...

Virtual Event: How to Be ALL IN in 2023 – Oct 25

ALL IN Campus Democracy Challenge

Join our virtual session on How to be ALL IN (to Vote) as we dive into the program, action planning, and preparation for elections happening in 2023 and beyond! Tune in on October 25, 2023, 3:00-3:45...

2023 National Partnership for Student Success Virtual Summit – Nov 1

National Partnership for Student Success

Attend the 2023 National Partnership for Student Success (NPSS) Summit Livestream event on Wednesday, November 1, 2023, 11:00 AM. Discover how the NPSS is working with school districts, institutions...

Virtual CCPH Lunch & Learn Series: Managing Partnership Wrap-Up – Nov 8

Community-Campus Partnerships for Health (CCPH)

Community-Campus Partnerships for Health (CCPH) Lunch & Learn is a series of short, interactive workshops to improve your community-academic partnerships with real-world examples and...

West Chester University Improving STEM Education through Residency (WISER) Program – Mar 1

West Chester University

With funding from the National Science Foundation, NOYCE grant, West Chester University (WCU) offers the West Chester University Improving STEM Education through Residency (WISER) Program where...

2023-2024 Virtual Speaker & Workshop Series: Anti-Racist Community Engagement: Principles and Practice – Oct 31

Campus Compact

Join the authors and editors of the recently published book, Anti-Racist Community Engagement: Principles and Practices, for a series of virtual author talks and workshops that explore how students,...

Democratic Engagement

Nonpartisan Messaging & Tools for Faculty and Academic Affairs

ALL IN Campus Democracy Challenge

The ALL IN team has a new nonpartisan messaging resource for faculty and administrators to integrate civic engagement in the classroom! This living document is designed with faculty and campus...

ALL IN Nonpartisan Student Voting Group Report

ALL IN Campus Democracy Challenge

Nonpartisan student voting groups are impactful on campuses. See how students engage their community in the 2023 Student Voting Group Report & Toolkit with tips to start, grow, and sustain a...

Virtual Event: How to Be ALL IN in 2023 – Oct 25

ALL IN Campus Democracy Challenge

Join our virtual session on How to be ALL IN (to Vote) as we dive into the program, action planning, and preparation for elections happening in 2023 and beyond! Tune in on October 25, 2023, 3:00-3:45...

College Success Network

AmeriCorps as a Pathway for Post-Secondary Success: Resources and Tools

AmeriCorps

AmeriCorps, in partnership with the American School Counselor Association, National Association of Secondary School Principals, and the Superintendents Association, hosted an informational webinar...

2023 National Partnership for Student Success Virtual Summit – Nov 1

National Partnership for Student Success

Attend the 2023 National Partnership for Student Success (NPSS) Summit Livestream event on Wednesday, November 1, 2023, 11:00 AM. Discover how the NPSS is working with school districts, institutions...

Sustainability

2024 Sustainable Agriculture Conference – February 8-10

Pasa Sustainable Agriculture

Registration is officially open for our 2024 Sustainable Agriculture Conference, February 8-10, 2024, in Lancaster, PA! What’s in store: Learning at 70+ educational sessions on farming and food...

Faculty Updates

Partners for Campus-Community Engagement Civic Imagination Grants

Partners for Campus-Community Engagement (PCCE)

Partners for Campus-Community Engagement (PCCE) is pleased to announce the release of $15,000 for our Civic Imagination Grants, which are available to partners (nonprofits and higher ed institutions)...

2023-2024 Virtual Speaker & Workshop Series: Anti-Racist Community Engagement: Principles and Practice – Oct 31

Campus Compact

Join the authors and editors of the recently published book, Anti-Racist Community Engagement: Principles and Practices, for a series of virtual author talks and workshops that explore how students,...


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