Minnesota Alliance with Youth Promise Fellows

Minnesota Alliance with Youth Promise Fellows

The Minnesota Alliance With Youth works in partnership with youth to ensure that ALL young people have equitable educational opportunities that foster their individual assets, honor their voices, and prepare them to reach their goals To further that mission, the Alliance hosts AmeriCorps Promise Fellows across the state. AmeriCorps Promise Fellows focus their service on working with youth who could benefit from extra support and relationships to keep them on track in school and community-based settings. Fellows provide researched-based interventions that focus on promoting and improving attendance, behavior and school success.

Promise Fellows will also:

  • Increase the number of significant caring adult relationships experienced by the youth participants
  • Implement high quality in/out of school time activities to support academic enrichment, study skills practice, career exploration, etc.
  • Actively engage youth in meaningful service-learning or civic engagement activities

Essential qualifications to serve with Promise Fellows:

  • The desire to build relationships with and support youth

Top reasons that members like serving in the Minnesota Alliance with Youth:

  • Gain experience in the field of non-profits and education
  • Opportunity to gain skills in working with youth as well as program management
  • Ability to give back to their communities

Visit the Minnesota Alliance With Youth website to apply.

Meet a Minnesota Alliance with Youth Promise Fellows Member

Learn what it’s like to be an AmeriCorps Promise Fellow from Marcos, Emily, and Toe.

How Minnesota Alliance with Youth Promise Fellows Creates Change

The Minnesota Alliance With Youth ignites the spark in young people to become actively engaged, develop strong voices, and acquire the skills needed for success in school, work and life.