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State Farm Grant Deadline Extended

Promise Fellows: This is a great opportunity to help fund some service-learning opportunities in your communities! State Farm Good Neighbor Service-Learning Grants (Extended Deadline: November 9) State Farm is proud…

Promise Fellow Spotlight: Jack Stroessner

Jack Stroessner – Promise Fellow Spotlight Oct. 2010 1. Best Promise Fellow Experience So Far My best experience so far has been getting to work in my own community for…

Congratulations Fayise Abrahim!

Minnesota Alliance With Youth Board Member, Fayise Abrahim, was selected to serve on Youth Service America's Youth Council. Fayise is a Freshman at Amherst College in Amherst, MA. New YSA…

2010 Red Wagon Awards

Eighth Annual Red Wagon Award Recipients Honored! The Minnesota Alliance with Youth, in conjunction with the office of Lieutenant Governor Carol Molnau, proudly presented the 8th annual Red Wagon Awards,…

Samantha Sabroski

Best Promise Fellow Experience (So Far): One of my best experience as a Promise Fellow may have been very recently, when I saw some of the 5th graders I’ve gotten…

Samantha Sabroski- July Promise Fellow of the Month

  Best Promise Fellow Experience (So Far): One of my best experience as a Promise Fellow may have been very recently, when I saw some of the 5th graders I’ve…

Volunteer Spike

NEW REPORT SHOWS GREATEST SPIKE IN VOLUNTEERS SINCE 2003 Published June 18, 2010 America's Promise Alliance Despite difficult economic times, the number of Americans volunteering in their communities jumped by…

#1 in Volunteering

Twin Cities tops nation in volunteering By Paul Walsh Published June 15, 2010 Star Tribune The Twin Cities leads all metropolitan areas in volunteering. That finding was released Tuesday by…

Lori Hamm

PROMISE FELLOW OF THE MONTH June 2010 Best Promise Fellow Experience: Being an AmeriCorps Promise Fellow for two years there are a lot of experiences that I have taken from…

AmeriCorps Grants

CNCS Announces $234 Million in AmeriCorps Grants By Nancy Lewis Published June 7, 2010 Youth Today The first round of AmeriCorps grants under the Kennedy Serve America Act – which…