January 24, 2023

Other Local Events and Workshops

Munch and Learn Financial Education Workshops for FGLI Students – Feb 14

Collective Success Network is offering a new free program that is open to all first generation and/or low income (FGLI) college students and early career professionals in the greater Philadelphia...

Anger Management Series, Institute for Community Justice

The Institute for Community Justice (ICJ) presents its Anger Management Series. Classes are held every Monday from 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM with a lunch break. This series is designed for those...

Job Readiness, Job Retention Program – Jan 30

The Institute for Community Justice (ICJ) will be starting the next cohort of its Job Readiness/Job Retention Program on Monday, January 30, 2023. The program runs Monday through Friday, 9:00 AM...

Phirst Market Ventures Fund Virtual Info Session: Catalyzing Growth for Women of Color Entrepreneurs – Feb 1

Phirst Market Venture(PMV) Fund delivers early stage capital to women of color- run startup companies in the form of grants. Learn more about the fund and how to apply at this virtual info session....

Reducing the Stigma of Mental Illness in Communities of Color – Jan 26

Addressing the stigma of mental illness is important at any time, but particularly so now. The collective trauma the nation and especially under-resourced communities of color experienced during the...

El Centro de Estudiantes Open House for Prospective Students – Jan 26

Please join us for El Centro de Estudiantes‘ back to school open house for Prospective Students and Families on January 26, 2023, 1:00-2:00 PM at 1241 north Taney Street, Philadelphia, PA...

New Resources

AAC&U Releases New Five-Year Strategic Plan Focused on Equity, Innovation, and Excellence

AAC&U has released its strategic plan for 2023–27 during its annual meeting in San Francisco. The plan presents the goals and aspirations that will guide the association’s work over the next...

Philadelphia’s New Workforce Diversity Dashboard Provides Ongoing Access to the City’s Workforce Progress

The City of Philadelphia has launched a Workforce Diversity Dashboard, an interactive tool that provides monthly insight into many aspects of the City’s workforce. The dashboard is a product...

Partnerships Classifieds

Write Away Digital Literacy Mentorship Program: Mentors Needed – Jan 31

Write Away’s Digital Literacy Mentorship team is gearing up for the spring 2023 program session of Write Away. Write Away envisions a digital world where everyone is included and able to...

National Conferences & Calls for Proposal

2023 Project Kaleidoscope (PKAL) STEM Leadership Institute – Mar 15

Enlightened institutions of higher education recognize the value of cultivating leadership capacity among STEM faculty and administrators. The PKAL STEM Leadership Institute empowers individuals in...

Call for Proposals: American School Health Association – Feb 17

The American School Health Association (ASHA) invite proposals for 2023. This includes the ASHA webinar series, workshops (example), and annual conference that will consist of two events – a...

Grant Opportunities

Diversity Pathway Intervention Grant Program for legal education – Mar 1

AccessLex Institute invites applications for Diversity Pathway Intervention Grant Program AccessLex Institute aims to foster broad-based access to quality legal education for talented, purpose-driven...

Stephan D. Weiss Student Mental Health Award – Feb 15

American College Health Foundation invites applications for Stephan D. Weiss Student Mental Health Award The American College Health Foundation aims to serve as the principal leadership organization...

Housing for Everyone – Feb 14

TD Charitable Foundation invites applications for Housing for Everyone The TD Charitable Foundation, the charitable giving arm of TD Bank, has launched its annual Housing for Everyone competition to...

Family Literacy program grants – Feb 16

Dollar General Literacy Foundation invites applications for family literacy programs The Dollar General Literacy Foundation was established in 1993 by Cal Turner and Cal Turner Jr. to honor Dollar...

Adult Literacy grants – Feb 16

Dollar General Literacy Foundation invites applications for adult literacy programs The Dollar General Literacy Foundation was established in 1993 by Cal Turner and Cal Turner Jr. to honor Dollar...

Transition Network Philadelphia Giving Circle – Feb 17

Transition Network Philadelphia Giving Circle invites applications The Philadelphia Foundation has a century-long history of connecting community-minded individuals with the people and organizations...

Coordinator, Energy Conservation Programs, School District of Philadelphia

Job Summary Analyzes current energy usage and develops and ensures the implementation and maintenance of energy conservation practices and procedures. Analyzes and computes energy consumption rates,...

Job Opportunities/AmeriCorps Opportunities

Digital Producer, National Constitution Center

The National Constitution Center is a nonpartisan nonprofit organization devoted to teaching about the Constitution. Located on Philadelphia’s historic Independence Mall, steps from where the...

Manager of Professional Programs, National Constitution Center

he National Constitution Center is a nonpartisan nonprofit organization devoted to teaching about the Constitution. Located on Philadelphia’s historic Independence Mall, steps from where the...

Manager of Curriculum and Evaluation, National Constitution Center

The National Constitution Center is a nonpartisan nonprofit organization devoted to teaching about the Constitution. Located on Philadelphia’s historic Independence Mall, steps from where the...

Director of Museum Education, National Constitution Center

The National Constitution Center is a nonpartisan nonprofit organization devoted to teaching about the Constitution. Located on Philadelphia’s historic Independence Mall, steps from where the...

Media Center Manager, PhillyCAM – Feb 7

PhillyCAM provides transformative opportunities for people and communities to express themselves, learn from each other, and produce and share media reflective of the experiences of everyday people....

Programming Coordinator, PhillyCAM – Feb 7

PhillyCAM provides transformative opportunities for people and communities to express themselves, learn from each other, and produce and share media reflective of the experiences of everyday people....

Director of Finance & Operations, Mercy Neighborhood Ministries

The Director of Finance & Operations is responsible for financial leadership, financial stewardship and human resource functions of Mercy Neighborhood Ministries (MNM). Reporting directly to the...

Grants Assistant, Pew Center for Arts & Heritage

The Pew Center for Arts & Heritage (the Center) is a multidisciplinary grantmaker and hub for knowledge-sharing, dedicated to fostering a vibrant cultural community in Greater Philadelphia. The...

Learn how a year of service can launch your career – attend a VISTA Open House! – Feb 1

The Mayor’s Office of Civic Engagement and Volunteer Service (MOCEVS) is hosting virtual Open Houses to share information about the Serve Philadelphia VISTA Corps. As MOCEVS opens VISTA...

Facilities Coordinators, Kol Tzedek

Kol Tzedek (KT) seeks two Facilities Coordinators (also known as a shammes or “holy helper”) for our religious services, events, and Torah School. This position is responsible for...

College Success Advisor, Heights Philadelphia

About Heights Philadelphia: Led by respected and veteran educational leaders from Philadelphia Futures and Steppingstone Scholars, Heights is rooted in the bold vision that “all Philadelphia...

Out of School Time (OST) Assistant, Belmont Charter Network

This position is responsible for assisting our OST morning and afternoon care team during our care program hours and to continue the mission in providing quality child care service within the Belmont...

After School Lead Teacher, Belmont Charter Network

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 after-school...

Infant/Toddler Assistant Teacher, Belmont Charter Network

What makes us unique? Belmont Charter Network equips students with the knowledge and skills to succeed wherever their talents, diligence, and heart take them. Serving as a network of community...

Miscellaneous

MSU Summer Intensive in Community Engaged Scholarship – Apr 7

Summer Intensive in Community Engaged Scholarship–June 5-9, 2023, in person, Michigan State University. Join colleagues from around the country for a week-long intensive on community-engaged...

Bridging the Political Divide: Campus Compact Student Edition – Jan 26

What happens when two students — strangers from different universities — join a guided online conversation about America’s toughest political issues? In this session, you’ll learn how...

Pennsylvania Governor’s School for the Sciences Opportunity for Students – Jan 31

A 5-week, free, intensive STEM summer program for rising seniors is being held at Carnegie Mellon University. At least one qualified student from each Intermediate Unit will be accepted to ensure...

NOAA’s “Picture Climate Change” Student Photo Contest – Feb 15

Calling all 5th through 12th grade students! The National Oceanic Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) has launched the “Picture Climate Change” student photo contest and is looking for images...

White House Black Initiative Virtual Lunch and Learn: ED OESE Grant Opportunities – Jan 31

The White House Initiative on Educational Equity, Excellence, and Economic Opportunity for Black Americans (WH Black Initiative) cordially invites you to our virtual event, WH Black Initiative Lunch...

Summer 2023 Legal Internship – Feb 17

Philadelphia VIP, the hub of pro bono in Philadelphia, recruits, trains, and supports volunteer attorneys who provide free legal services to low-income clients. VIP seeks highly motivated second- or...

Next Degree Virtual Program for FGLI Students – Jan 31

Collective Success Network is offering a new free program which is open to all first generation and/or low income (FGLI) college students and early career professionals in the greater Philadelphia...

Carnegie Community Engagement Webinar: Community Assets, Reciprocity, and Other Ideas We Don’t Really Believe – Feb 1

Language about reciprocity and community assets is present in nearly every grant proposal, statement of purpose, and presentation related to university-community engagement. And yet in engagement...

Bridging the Divides, Including All College Students: Diversity, Equity, and High Impact Civic Learning Pathways – Feb 6-7

We are excited to host the second forum in the CLDE Coalition‘s series of five Planning and Action Forums for Educators & Policy Leaders. These forums are presented by the CLDE Coalition...

Institute on Virtual Exchange/Collaborative Online International Learning – Feb 20

The American Association of Colleges and Universities (AAC&U) supports the development and implementation of virtual exchange and collaborative online international learning programs and...

Virtual Event: Volunteering and Civic Life in America During the Pandemic: The Path Forward – Jan 25

The COVID-19 pandemic impacted every aspect of American life, straining public and nonprofit services and exacerbating longstanding inequities. Still, Americans came together, offering help and hope...

Coalition of Urban and Metropolitan Universities Virtual Open House – Feb 9

The Coalition of Urban and Metropolitan Universities’ (CUMU) strength is in connecting and convening higher education leaders to address the critical challenges we face—to learn from and...

Write Away Digital Literacy Mentorship Program – Jan 31

Write Away’s Digital Literacy Mentorship team is gearing up for the spring 2023 program session of Write Away. Write Away envisions a digital world where everyone is included and able to...

Webinar: How to Engage Employees and Create a Sustainable Organization – Feb 15

While most organizations talk about sustainability — such as integrating environmental and societal concerns into their organizational models — very few follow through. Our slow progress on...

Spring 2023 Community Health Worker Peer/ Certified Peer Specialist Training Academy – Feb 17

Drexel’s Center for Nonviolence and Social Justice is recruiting young people, age 18-24, for our Community Health Worker and Certified Peer Specialist Training Academy, which starts in April....

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

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...

Democratic Engagement

Black Voters Matter: Volunteer Opportunities, Internships & Campus Activism

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

***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

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

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

***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

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

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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