The week of

February 13, 2024

PHENND Events/Activities

Voting Video Competition – Mar 15

PHENND

As a college student with unlimited social media access you have a unique opportunity to reach hundreds if not thousands with your voice, and PHENND is giving you a chance to win $500. How would you...

Other Local Events and Workshops

Hands on History: Caring for Culture Through Conservation – Mar 2

University of Pennsylvania

The Penn Museum invites high school students interested in art and science for a day of hands-on activities led by the Conservation Department. Come see what we’re working on in the lab, go on a...

Community Conversation: State Rep Donna Bullock & Senator Sharif Street – Feb 18

Greater Enon Missionary Baptist Church

Come meet with Senator Sharif Street and State Representative Donna Bullock to learn about important legislative issues at the state level that will impact your local Philadelphia community. Date and...

Virtual FACT Workshop: Engaging Excellence- Family, Community & School (Special Education) – Mar 5

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,...

FACT Workshop: Emotional Regulation through Mindfulness Techniques – Feb 17

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,...

Read by 4th Virtual Lunch & Learn: The Impact of a Diverse Classroom Library – Feb 28

Read by 4th

We’ll hear from the team at First Book behind their recent report, “The Impact of a Diverse Classroom Library“, which found that increasing access to diverse books in the classroom...

Campus Philly Spring Career Event – Apr 2

Campus Philly

At Campus Philly’s Spring Career Event, you’ll network in person with students and recent grads in the Greater Philadelphia area (We are expecting 200+ attendees). Plus, you’ll...

Online Trauma-Informed Management Workshop Series – Feb 13, 20, 27

Alia Sutton-Bey LLC

Effective leadership transcends traditional norms in today’s workplace. To truly empower your team’s growth, well-being, and performance, it’s time to embrace innovative approaches....

Philly Tech Sistas Virtual AI-Powered Career Development Series – Feb 21, Mar 6&13

Philly Tech Sistas

AI is popping up everywhere and we want to make sure you’re not left behind! Grab your favorite drink of choice whether it be wine, water, or tea, and wine down with us! This is your chance to...

National Constitution Center: Virtual Programs Celebrating Civil Rights – Mar 20 & 23

National Constitution Center

Live from the Museum: African Americans in the Fight for Abolition Tuesday, February 20 | Noon ET Explore the Center’s compelling exhibit, Civil War and Reconstruction: The Battle for Freedom and...

ABC’s Designing Leadership Program – Apr 11

Arts + Business Council for Greater Philadelphia

Em power ment is this year’s Designing Leadership theme, which is at the forefront of how to optimize employee performance and strengthen workplace culture. Participants will gain a clear...

Nonprofit Learning Lab – Mar 21

Nonprofit Learning Lab

Our Nonprofit Labs are a deep-dive day filled with networking and learning the best practices to bring back to your nonprofit.  The day is focused on providing practical strategies to help...

Virtual Lunch and Learn: Intentional and Holistic Practices for Providing Basic Needs Support to Community College Students – Feb 20

PA Department of Education

The Pennsylvania Department of Education’s PA Maslow: A Hierarchy of Collegiate Basic Needs presents the “Lunch and Learn” monthly series for 2024. We are happy to announce that the first lunch...

Swarthmore College 2024 Cornell Lecture: Entrepreneurialism and Social Justice in Australian & English Education – Students, Teachers & School Leaders Navigating the Imperatives of Market Governance – Feb 15

Swarthmore College

Please join us Thursday, February 15th, 4:30 PM at Swarthmore for a talk by Dr. Amanda Keddie from Deakin University (Australia) who is this year’s Cornell Distinguished Visiting Professor at...

Leading with Impact: Nonprofit Executive Certificate Program – Mar 28

Bryn Mawr College

Nonprofit and social sector executives face challenges that are constant and complex. You’re responsible for the health and impact of your organization not only internally, but also in the world....

New Resources

New Study: Food Insecurity Decreased During Pandemic for Low-Income Adults

Spotlight on Poverty and Opportunity

In this Spotlight exclusive, we speak with Rishi Wadhera about a new study on how pandemic assistance decreased food insecurities in low-income communities. Wadhera, a cardiologist at Beth Israel...

New Book: Black History in the Philadelphia Landscape: Deep Roots, Continuing Legacy

The Philadelphia Citizen

A veteran Philadelphia social studies teacher, Amy Jane Cohen, has written a new book about Black Philadelphia history, Black History in the Philadelphia Landscape: Deep Roots, Continuing Legacy....

Live the Legacy Podcast: National Voter Registration Day

Andrew Goodman Foundation

We’re thrilled to announce Season 4 of the Live The Legacy Podcast! In our season opener, we’re honored to host Chyann Sapp, the dynamic Campaign Director at National Voter Registration...

Pulitzer Center Resources for Black History Month

Pulitzer Center

Before and After: Transatlantic Exchanges and Outcomes: In this unit, students investigate the profound impact of the Columbian Exchange, colonization, and the trans-Atlantic slave trade on the...

Student Voices: Youth Speak Out on Environmental Issues in the News

Pulitzer Center

In the Pulitzer Center’s annual Local Letters for Global Change contest, students respond to global issues and call for action. In this year’s contest, a strong plurality of students chose to...

United Voices: Community Listening Session Report

Urban Affairs Coalition

As part of the Urban Affairs Coalition’s recent Mayoral election efforts, funded by The Lenfest Institute for Journalism, UAC created the Community Listening Session report, United Voices. The...

Podcast: Building the Black Educator Pipeline: The Politics of Fighting for Black Students

The Center for Black Educator Development

Philadelphia City Councilmember Isaiah Thomas joins the show to discuss fighting for educational change as an elected official and the politics are improving our schools. He discusses the...

Partnerships Classifieds

Volunteer Opportunities: 10th Pennsylvania Governor’s STEM Competition – Feb 29

PA Department of Education

The Pennsylvania Training and Technical Assistance Network (PaTTAN) and the Pennsylvania Department of Education are hosting the 10th Pennsylvania Governor’s STEM Competition on May 8th, 2024. This...

National Conferences & Calls for Proposal

Call for Abstracts: American Public Health Association 2024 Meeting & Expo – Mar 29

American Public Health Association

The American Public Health Association (APHA) 2024 Annual Meeting and Expo, Community Based Public Health Caucus invites your abstract submissions related to the science and practice of...

Call for Proposals: 2024 Consortium on High Achievement & Success (CHAS) Students of Color Leadership Conference – Feb 16

Bryn Mawr College

We are looking for staff, faculty, and students to present at the 2024 Consortium on High Achievement & Success (CHAS) Students of Color Leadership Conference hosted by the Tri-Co Consortium...

Registration Open: 2024 AAC&U Hybrid Conference on Diversity, Equity, and Student Success, “What Unites Us” – Mar 21-23

American Association of Colleges and Universities

Registration for the hybrid 2024 AAC&U Conference on Diversity, Equity, and Student Success, “What Unites Us,” is now open! Join us March 21–23, 2024 in Philadelphia for an array of...

Grant Opportunities

Re: Generation – Oct 2

Monument Lab

Monument Lab invites applications for Re:Generation initiative Founded by Paul Farber and Ken Lum in 2012, Monument Lab is a nonprofit public art and history studio that works with artists, students,...

Unless Project – Oct 15

A Little Better Company

A Little Better Company invites applications for Unless Project A Little Better Company (ALBC) is a socially responsible creative collective making our world more sustainable, equitable, healthier,...

Health and Well-Being Grants – Sep 19

Cigna Group Foundation

Cigna Group Foundation invites applications for Health and Well-Being Grants The Cigna Group Foundation is committed to eliminating health disparities and improving health and well-being for all....

Defend basic freedoms – Oct 5

Herb Block Foundation

Herb Block Foundation invites LOIs for projects to defend basic freedoms Herb Block is among the world’s best-known and most admired political cartoonists. Born on October 13, 1909, the native...

Impact Fund for social justice – Oct 10

Impact Fund

Impact Fund invites applications to advance social justice The Impact Fund provides grants to advance social justice in the United States. Grants of up to $50,000 will be awarded to nonprofit legal...

Chapman Prize – Oct 15

Daniel and Barbara Chapman Trust

Chapman Prize invites applications Established through the Daniel and Barbara Chapman Trust, the Chapman Prize recognizes and honors each year the efforts and achievements of individuals and...

Job Opportunities/AmeriCorps Opportunities

Unemployment Compensation Navigator (Full-Time), ACLAMO Social Services and Housing Department

ACLAMO

The Unemployment Compensation Navigator is responsible for providing comprehensive assessment, planning, implementation, and overall evaluation of client needs in the UC Navigator Benefits Program...

Health and Wellness Manager (Full-Time), ACLAMO Health and Wellness Department

ACLAMO

The Health and Wellness Manager creates, organizes, directs, leads and oversees the organization’s wellness program and community outreach. The leader manages daily operations of the health and...

Student Lead Tutors (Part-Time), ACLAMO Education Services and Programs

ACLAMO

The Lead Student Tutor will lead and support a class of students in ACLAMO’s Mentoring Program. The Lead Student Tutor is responsible for program implementation, classroom management,...

Request for Proposals to Hire Consultant: Legal Aid of Southeastern Pennsylvania (LASP) Needs Assessment – Oct 13

Legal Aid of Southeastern PA

Legal Aid of Southeastern Pennsylvania (LASP) is conducting a request for proposals to hire a consultant to perform a needs assessment for our organization. Read the full RFP with additional...

Nominate or Apply: Philadelphia Affinity Group Network Facilitators – Sep 22

Teach Plus

Later this fall, Teach Plus will be launching a new program, the Philadelphia Affinity Group Network, which seeks to cultivate authentic, inclusive, intersectional spaces shaped by and for educators...

Facilities Manager, North10 Philadelphia

North10 Philadelphia

NORTH10 PHILADELPHIA (NORTH10) is committed to improving the overall quality of life in the Hunting Park – East Tioga communities of North Philadelphia. Founded in 2007 as the Lenfest Center, the...

Director of Organizing and Outreach, AFT PA

AFT PA

Purpose of Position: Develop, lead, guide, supervise and direct the Organizing Department of the AFT PA to develop, plan and implement internal and external organizing/marketing campaigns, projects...

Center Director (Mt. Airy), Childspace Centers

Childspace Centers

YOU MUST HAVE PRIOR EXPERIENCE AS A CENTER DIRECTOR TO APPLY. We are a private early education facility in the Mt Airy section of Philadelphia looking for a committed, energetic, and organized Center...

Program Coordinator (Part-Time), Philly Youth Media Collaborative

Philly Youth Media Collaborative

Philly Youth Media Collaborative (PYMC) is hiring a part-time coordinator to lead the planning and facilitation of monthly meetings, quarterly workshops and seasonal events that support our mission...

Visitor Services Manager, Bartram’s Garden

Bartram’s Garden

The Visitor Services Manager is a key member of the Bartram’s Garden team of change-makers working to position this 50-acre Southwest Philadelphia asset as a dynamic civic common and river garden....

Youth Education Director, Bartram’s Garden

Bartram’s Garden

The Youth Education Director supports the mission of Bartram’s Garden by creating equitable relationships among young people and nature through immersive community-driven experiences. Bartram’s...

Executive Director, Philly Student Union

Philadelphia Student Union

Philly Student Union (PSU) is looking for an Executive Director. The Executive Director will be responsible for overseeing an annual budget of $450,000, and approximately 4-5 full time staff members...

Miscellaneous

Webinar: Campus Kitchens, Pantries & Gardens, Oh My! – Sep 20

GivePulse

As a part of Hunger Action Month, we invite you to join us for our next HE Overview Webinar focusing on food insecurity on campus and in the community, Campus Kitchens, Pantries, & Gardens, Oh...

Hybrid Event: Closing the Gap: Barriers and Solutions for Equitable Homeownership – Oct 4

Urban Institute

A landscape analysis of the racial homeownership gap indicates that households of color have lower homeownership rates than white households. And although the reasons behind these racial disparities...

Webinar: AmeriCorps NCCC: A to Z – Sep 14

AmeriCorps NCCC North Central Region

Interested in becoming an AmeriCorps member with the NCCC program? Join us for our next webinar, “AmeriCorps NCCC: A to Z.” We’ll help you decide if service with the AmeriCorps...

Call for Grant Interest: 2024 National MLK Day of Service – Sep 20

Partners for Campus-Community Engagement (PCCE)

Partners for Campus-Community Engagement (PCCE) is a proud member of the Partnership Alliance (PA), a national coalition of state and regional higher education associations representing over 200...

Explore STEM Philly – Fall 2023 Presenter Registration

Philadelphia Education Fund

The Philadelphia Education Fund’s McKinney Center For STEM Education is currently recruiting STEM Professionals for our Explore STEM Philly (ESP) Program. ESP is an acronym for STEM Professionals...

Sustainability

Climate Solutions and the Role of Media – Sep 12

WHYY

Climate science can be confusing, but it doesn’t have to be. That’s what journalists and science experts want to share in a discussion on Tuesday September 12, 2023, 5:00-6:15 PM at the Harold...

Faculty Updates

Webinar: Campus Kitchens, Pantries & Gardens, Oh My! – Sep 20

GivePulse

As a part of Hunger Action Month, we invite you to join us for our next HE Overview Webinar focusing on food insecurity on campus and in the community, Campus Kitchens, Pantries, & Gardens, Oh...

Registration Open: 2024 AAC&U Hybrid Conference on Diversity, Equity, and Student Success, “What Unites Us” – Mar 21-23

American Association of Colleges and Universities

Registration for the hybrid 2024 AAC&U Conference on Diversity, Equity, and Student Success, “What Unites Us,” is now open! Join us March 21–23, 2024 in Philadelphia for an array of...

Call for Grant Interest: 2024 National MLK Day of Service – Sep 20

Partners for Campus-Community Engagement (PCCE)

Partners for Campus-Community Engagement (PCCE) is a proud member of the Partnership Alliance (PA), a national coalition of state and regional higher education associations representing over 200...

Examples of Interdisciplinary Introductory to Service-Learning Courses

HE-SL Listserv

A recent post on the Higher Education Service-Learning listserv (HE-SL) posed the following question: Do any of you have an example of an interdisciplinary 1-3 credit introductory to service-learning...

Call for Proposals: 2023 Transforming STEM Higher Education Conference – Sep 18

American Association of Colleges and Universities

***Deadline has been extended to September 18, 2023*** Registration for the 2023 Transforming STEM Higher Education Conference, November 2-4, 2023 is now open! Held annually by the American...


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