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Serve A Smile Grant Program Empowers Youth to Improve the Health of Their Communities

This March, Delta Dental of Minnesota Foundation, in collaboration with Minnesota Alliance With Youth and Minnesota FCCLA, awarded more than $30,000 in youth service grants and in-kind dental hygiene supplies…

My Visit to Capitol Hill

By Zach Correia, Minnesota Youth Council member and Junior at Woodbury High School This past February I had the opportunity to represent Minnesota at the Junior State of Americas (JSA)…

Milah, My Rock

By Janey Atchison, AmeriCorps  Promise Fellow at Murray Middle School in St. Paul As the year progresses, there have been ups and downs. There have been days that I left…

Youth Day at the Capitol 2015

On Friday, March 13, Minnesota Alliance With Youth, along with partners Ignite Afterschool, Youthprise, Minneapolis Youth Coordinating Board, Minnesota School-Age Care Alliance, and YWCA of Minneapolis held Youth Day at…

Minnesota’s Graduation Rate up in 2014

GradMinnesota, the multipartisan initiative with Minnesota Alliance With Youth, the Minnesota Department of Education (MDE), and the Office of the Governor is working towards achieving a 90 percent graduation rate…

Global Youth Service Day Celebrates the Leadership of Young People

Youth, families, performers, and shoppers united at Southdale Center on April 18 for Minnesota’s celebration of Global Youth Service Day 2015! Attendees engaged in onsite service projects by decorating meal…

Promise Press Winter 2014/2015

View full PDF: Promise Press Winter 2014/2015 Volume 17, Issue 4 IN THIS ISSUE: Minnesota Youth Council Sworn in at Camp Ihduhapi The Minnesota Youth Council started the 2014-15 council…

Promise Press Summer 2014; Volume 17, Issue 3

View full PDF: Promise Press Summer 2014 Volume 17, Issue 3 In this issue: Success Through Collaboration: AmeriCorps Promise Fellows and District 287 The Corporation for National and Community Service (CNCS) recently announced…

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…

Promise Press Winter 2014; Volume 17, Issue 1

View full PDF: Promise Press: 2014 Winter Edition Volume 17, Issue 1 In this issue: Alliance Convenes Summits of Promise By Jessica Greer Approximately 300 young people, teachers, youth workers, and policymakers met…