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Minnesota Alliance With Youth Awarded 210 Promise Fellows

The Corporation for National and Community Service (CNCS) today announced $205 million in grants to put AmeriCorps members on the ground to tackle critical challenges in communities across the U.S.…

“Is Allie Here?”

"IS ALLIE HERE?" By Allison Devney, Promise Fellow, Northfield High School “Where’s Kim?” “What about Teddy?”  At the beginning of my service this was what I heard when students came…

And This Is What We Talk About

AND THIS IS WHAT WE TALK ABOUT By Nicole Northquest, Promise Fellow, Waconia High School “What do you want to do after graduation?” I asked my sophomore student, Greta. “I probably…

A Warm Reminder

A WARM REMINDER By Dimple Patel, Promise Fellow, El Colegio Charter High School “In the three years I have been at this school, no staff has ever checked in on…

The Alliance receives national award for innovation!

We're excited to announce that America’s Service Commissions and Innovations in Civic Participation has named Minnesota Alliance With Youth as one of the 28 Most Innovative AmeriCorps State Programs in…

Promise Press Spring 2014; Volume 17, Issue 2

View full PDF: Promise Press: 2014 Spring Edition Volume 17, Issue 2 With this issue of the Promise Press, we rededicate the newsletter to the “Five Promises” and the ways the…

Celebrate Global Youth Service Day on April 12!

Join us on Saturday, April 12, for Global Youth Service Day at the Mall of America Rotunda from 2 to 5 p.m. Each year, the Alliance serves as lead agency for…

Application Open: Ann K. Johnson Service Award & Scholarship

Ann K. Johnson Service Award & Scholarship This scholarship honors Ann Johnson and her lifetime of service, which was tragically cut short last year. Ann served on the board of…

Twitter Party Today! 3-5 pm #GYSDMN14

As you know Global Youth Service Day is just around the corner on Saturday, April 12th; to get increase outreach and excitement we're throwing a Twitter Party today from 3pm-5pm!…

Serve a Smile Grant Recipients Launch Health Initiatives Statewide

In March, the Alliance announced 48 grant recipients of the Delta Dental of Minnesota Serve a Smile health initiative, statewide. From Badger to Worthington, young people are leading efforts to…