Minnesota Alliance with Youth


    Minnesota Alliance With Youth is CURRENTLY HIRING AmeriCorps Promise Fellows for 2014/2015! Apply today and devote a year to service and youth engagement!

    Creating innovation through collaboration, GradMinnesota is an initiative of the Alliance, the Office of the Governor and the Minnesota Department of Education that aims to end the state's dropout crisis by 2020.

    Showcasing the power of the collective impact of youth, the documentary State of Using (created by the young members of the Minnesota Youth Council) profiles Minnesota youth who struggled with drug and alcohol use. Learn more.  

Improving outcomes for Minnesota's youth:

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  • Caring adults
  • Safe places
  • A healthy start
  • Effective education
  • Opportunities to help others

Ensuring Youth Success!

Hosted by the Alliance, “A Summit of Experts” brought together youth, educators, mentors, AmeriCorps Promise Fellows, and elected officials to discuss ways to increase youth engagement, improve graduation rates, and ensure postsecondary success.

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2014-15 AmeriCorps Promise Fellows Begin Their Service!

On Thursday, September 18th, the 2014-15 class of AmeriCorps Promise Fellows were sworn into service by Kate Klitgaard of Serve Minnesota. The Fellows will be serving youth in communities and schools across the state, helping youth overcome obstacles to reach their full potential in school and life. Congratulations to the new (and returning) Americorps members!

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