Upcoming “Growing Together” Network Events . . .

The Network is sponsoring two upcoming professional development opportunities for educators, students, and community agency representatives. Read below and make plans to join us. Not currently a Network member? No worries. Join us as our guest!

Join Network teachers, students, and community agency representatives on Tuesday, May 3, 2016, for the “Power of Service-Learning” Leadership Summit and Year-End Celebration at Mid-Ohio Foodbank. Parents, administrators, school board members, sponsors/foundation representatives, public officials, and other interested community member are welcome to observe. Click for event details and registration information!

Partnerships Make A Difference has once again received a grant from The Martha Holden Jennings Foundation, as well as support from the Upper Arlington Schools, to increase the number of service-learning/project based learning practitioners in schools that belong to our “Growing Together” SL Network and other schools throughout central Ohio. As a result, we are offering the 2016 “Growing Together” Service-Learning Leadership Seminar: Level 1 graduate course. Click for course details and registration information!

Summer Programming Webinar

Midwest 21st CCLC Community of Practice Webinar:  Let’s Engage Families in Summer Programming

Join Jackie Garvey, your Midwest Family Engagement Resource Provider (FERP) with Manhattan Strategy Group, and share your best practices and strategies for engaging families in summer programming.

When:    Thursday, April 21, 2016

Time:   Please note that the attendees to this webinar represent 2 time zones (EST & Central). This webinar is scheduled to begin at 10:00 a.m. Central and 11:00 a.m. EST; please be sure to log on 5-10 minutes before the start time that is appropriate to your time zone.  Most effective way to join the webinar is through a computer and use the audio from your phone or computer in order to speak to other participants and to see the slides.

Registration URL: https://zoom.us/webinar/register/14d8886ba6c1236c7c24e00bf0acd2b8

2016 Ohio AmeriCorps
Notice of Funding Available

ServeOhio is pleased to announce the availability of funds for 2016 Ohio AmeriCorps Formula Operational and Planning Grants. An Intent to Apply is required and will be accepted until April 15, 2016 at 5:00 PM. Please find the Notice of Funding Opportunity, Application Instructions, Intent to Apply, and other resources at: http://www.serveohio.org/grantsfunding/ .  Applications are due in eGrants by May 2, 2016 at 5:00 PM EST.

For all questions related to this funding announcement, please contact Mary Cannon at mary.cannon@serveohio.gov, Program Development and Evaluation Officer.

Learn More

Introduction to ServeOhio and AmeriCorps Grants
Conference Call for NEW Applicants

• March 16, 2016 2:00-3:30 PM
Please RSVP to Mary.Cannon@serveohio.gov.
• DIAL-IN NUMBER: 1-614-230-0229
• MEETING ID: 75988


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