Community Bulletin Board

If you have items for our Community Bulletin Board, please e-mail them to lvibber@bbco-cpa.com. Noteworthy items include awards, changes of address, job postings and other announcements. Due to space limitations, we are unable to include fundraisers.

EMPLOYMENT

Project Manager-Philadelphia PRO-ACT

The Council of Southeast Pennsylvania

The Philadelphia PRO-ACT Project Manager is directly responsible to the Executive Director for all financial, legal, programmatic and operations of The Council’s Philadelphia programs and activities.
The Philadelphia PRO-ACT Project Manager is responsible for daily oversight and operations of The Council’s Philadelphia programs, projects and activities, working in partnership with The City of Philadelphia representatives, the community, law enforcement and professionals to provide resources and opportunities for individuals who would benefit from recovery support services, aligning with The City of Philadelphia’s strategic plan for a Recovery Oriented System of Care.

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Planning, implementation and delivery of projects, services and programs – including direct services, Recovery Month events and fundraising, community outreach, marketing and communications efforts.
  • Responsible for contract with City of Philadelphia, strategic partners and funders; budget, deliverables, reporting and policies and procedures.
  • Develop and maintain collaborative relationships with partners, stakeholders and organizations throughout the City of Philadelphia; utilize those relationships to strategically implement and expand projects.
  • Establish and maintain relationships with behavioral health systems and targeted organizations and utilize those relationships to strategically implement project; maintain a good understanding of surrounding resources.
  • Manage and support staff as they work to assess, identify, engage and help individuals to transition and follow through with treatment and support services. Facilitate service recipients’ opportunities to access treatment and services to support long term recovery.
  • Meet or exceed projects’ goals and deliverables, positively impacting members of the recovery community and their families.
  • Management and oversight of Project budgets; work within budget to develop marketing plan and distribute materials throughout service area. Work closely with Philadelphia Coordinators to ensure that Council staff are providing a collaborative and coordinated approach to services and programs, incorporating recovery principles and values.
  • Supervision and oversight: review supervision documentation and provide feedback for effective strengths based supervision.
  • Evaluate performance of staff and programming to ensure project objectives are met. Adjust as needed.
  • Oversee and maintain compliance with credentialing – staffing, training and organizationally.
  • Data collection for project; maintain required records and reporting requirements. Prepare and submit monthly, quarterly and annual report to the Agency and its Board of Directors.
  • Serve as Philadelphia PRO-ACT’s primary spokesperson to the organization’s constituents, the media and general public.
  • Other duties as directed by PRO-ACT Director and/or Executive Director.

How To Apply

Please fax cover letter and resume to 215-348-3377 or email your resume to jobs@councilsepa.org.
Clearly specify the position for which you are applying.

Education Programs Coordinator

Riverbend Environmental Education Center offers high quality environmental education programs to children in the Philadelphia region. Join this progressive team of educators, dedicated to ensuring that all children have access to nature.  This position is critical in implementing a new strategic plan and delivering high quality programming to advance Riverbend.

Responsible for implementing the day to day operations of Riverbend camps, birthday parties, and school programs to meet the mission, vision and strategic goals of Riverbend Environmental Education Center. The Coordinator will oversee the day-to-day implementation of camps and birthday parties as well as coordinate and teach school programs throughout the year.

Riverbend offers a competitive salary and benefits including health, vision and dental insurance, short and long-term disability, and paid time off.

To Apply

Please email cover letter, resume and names of three professional references to Rosemary Arnold, Manager of Education Programs rarnold@riverbendeec.org.  No phone calls please.

NONPROFIT BOARD OF DIRECTOR POSITIONS

Special Equestrians

Special Equestrians, (http://www.specialequestrians.org/) a nonprofit organization providing therapeutic horseback riding programs for children and adults with disabilities, is looking for energetic individuals willing to actively participate in helping to grow and sustain the organization as members of the Board of Directors. No horse experience is necessary and experience with nonprofit Boards is helpful but not required. If you would like to learn more about the organization and the level of commitment asked of Board members please contact Mary-Jo May, mjmay@specialequestrians.org, 215-918-1001 X 106

Girls Empowered

Girls Empowered, Inc. (www.girlsempowered.org) is a new nonprofit organization dedicated to empowering girls from elementary through high school by offering workshops and other special programs in the community on relevant topics for girls today. We are now forming a board of directors and looking for a diverse group of women and men to serve. Qualifications include: 1) Must be a minimum of 21 years of age, 2) Reside or work in Bucks County, PA, 3) Demonstrate a clear understanding of the mission of Girls Empowered and a desire to work towards this mission, 4) Demonstrate a clear understanding of the workings of a nonprofit organization, 5) Be able to commit to raising or donating a minimum of $500 to Girls Empowered annually, and 6) Demonstrate afirm willingness to serve. Interested applicants should contact Dawn Haaz at dawn@girlsempowered.org.

FCP Conversations Online

Foundations Community Partnership Announces: FCP Conversations Online: Bucks County Non-Profit Leaders

We’re delighted to announce the launch of “FCP Conversations Online” a new digital broadcast series!

Each Conversation Online features a non-profit leader in Bucks County. The purpose of the broadcast is to educate the community about today’s issues, local programs that are making a difference, and how anyone can be part of the solution.

Click on the “listen” to jump to our Youtube channel or view the latest interviews below! Once you’re there, be sure to click on “subscribe” so you won’t miss an episode!

FCP Conversations Online: Bucks County Non-Profit Leaders

Numerous nonprofits have indicated to us that they are in search of Board members with various backgrounds. If you have an interest in joining a Board, please let the Catalyst Center for Nonprofit Management know and we will help to match you up with a nonprofit whose mission you are interested in.