The week of

December 12, 2023

PHENND Events/Activities

2024 PHENND Conference: The Future of Higher Education – Feb 23

PHENND

Register now for the 2024 Annual PHENND Conference! Friday, February 23, 2024 8:30 AM-4:45 PM Rutgers University-Camden The PHENND Conference is an annual gathering for practitioners of...

Other Local Events and Workshops

The Longest Night: Reflecting, Hoping and Sharing Together – Dec 21

City of Philadelphia

The holidays are not always joyous for everyone. Many are experiencing a heightened sense of global grief, disappointment, stress, loneliness, anxiety, and anger this year. The Longest Night which...

Ben Franklin Birthday Celebration, “Craftsmanship,” honoring Frank Gehry – Jan 19

Celebration! of Benjamin Franklin Founder

The public is invited to a free and festive event to celebrate Benjamin Franklin’s 318th birthday. Residents, visitors, colonial characters, Philadelphia dignitaries, and Franklin himself will...

Virtual CEA Learning Series: Building Coalitions – Jan 17

Mayor's Office of Community Empowerment and Opportunity

The Civic Engagement Academy (CEA) Learning Series provides community members with the tools to create lasting positive change. The trainings encourage local problem-solving and prepare residents...

Community-Driven Research Day (CDRD) – Feb 9

Children's Hospital of Philadelphia

Community-Driven Research Day (CDRD) is a program that encourages collaboration between researchers and community-based organizations (CBOs)/community groups that have research questions they are...

PA Campus Vote Project Advocacy Training: Reflective Democracy and State Voting Rights Act – Jan 26

Campus Vote Project

Join Campus Vote Project for our first ever Pennsylvania Advocacy Training on Building a Reflective Democracy and the State Voting Rights Act. This interactive session will provide a foundation for...

Virtual FACT Workshop: Preparing for “Better FAFSA” – Dec 19

School District of Philadelphia Office of Family and Community Engagement

Family Academy: Courses and Training (FACT) offers FREE in-person and virtual workshops for families and School District of Philadelphia community members. Our workshops support personal growth,...

Virtual FACT Workshop: Raising Confident, Competent Children – Dec 21

School District of Philadelphia Office of Family and Community Engagement

Family Academy: Courses and Training (FACT) offers FREE in-person and virtual workshops for families and School District of Philadelphia community members. Our workshops support personal growth,...

New Resources

Office of LGBT Affairs: 2023 Year in Review

City of Philadelphia

As 2023 ends, the Office of LGBT Affairs takes a reflective pause to acknowledge and appreciate the triumphs and hardships that have shaped our journey throughout the past year. Each experience has...

Justice and Equity Approaches to College and University Student Food (In)Security

Journal of Agriculture Food Systems and Community Development

The winter 2022-2023 issue (volume 12, issue 2) of The Journal of Agriculture, Food Systems, and Community Development, includes a special section of papers on the topic “Justice and Equity...

New Book: Reframing Community Engagement in Higher Education

Routledge

This timely book addresses assumptions and challenges inherent within community engagement as a catalyst for developing students’ sense of civic responsibility at a time of rampant social...

National Conferences & Calls for Proposal

Call for Proposals: Summit for Sustainable Schools – Jan 15

School District of Philadelphia Green Futures Program

We’re thrilled to announce the Call for Proposals for the April 25, 2024, Summit for Sustainable Schools sponsored by the School District of Philadelphia GreenFutures Program. We aim to foster...

Grant Opportunities

community-based health initiatives – Jan 22

American Academy of Pediatrics

American Academy of Pediatrics invites applications for children’s community-based health initiatives The American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) is committed to the optimal physical, mental, and...

Large Research Grants on Education – Jan 24th

Spencer Foundation

Spencer Foundation invites proposals for large education research grants The Spencer Foundation invites applications for its Large Research Grants on Education program, which supports education...

Rise Challenge for Outstanding Youth – Jan 17

Schmidt Futures

Rise Challenge invites applications from outstanding youth An initiative of Schmidt Futures and the Rhodes Trust, the Rise Challenge is a program that finds promising young people and provides...

Foundations Community Partnership for Bucks Co orgs – Jan 15

Foundations Community Partnership

Foundations Community Partnership invites applications from Bucks County organizations Foundations Community Partnership (FCP) is a nonprofit, private grantmaking foundation established to support...

Democracy Renewal Project – Jan 17

Public Agenda

Public Agenda issues Democracy Renewal Project 2023 request for proposals Public Agenda aims to amplify the public voice for an informed and inclusive democracy. The organization has requested...

ArtsHERE program – Jan 19

United States Regional Arts Organizations

United States Regional Arts Organizations invite applications for ArtsHERE program The United States Regional Arts Organizations (US RAOs) are a national collective of six place-based nonprofit arts...

2024 Art & Culture Grants – Jan 17

Philadelphia Cultural Fund

Philadelphia Cultural Fund invites applications for 2024 Art & Culture Grants Established in 1991, the Philadelphia Cultural Fund aims to provide funds to enhance the cultural life and vitality...

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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