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Minnesota Youth Council Accepting Applications through May 1

The Minnesota Youth Council (MYC) is now accepting applications for 2016-17. The MYC is looking for young people between the 8th-12th grades who are passionate about issues facing youth in Minnesota today!…

Minnesota Youth Council Meeting at Youth Day at the Capitol

Experience youth voice in action on March 29th as the members of the Minnesota Youth Council convene for the first MYC Committee Meeting of the year! The meeting is part of…

2014/15 Annual Report

Dear friends, We are pleased to announce the release of our 2014/15 Annual Report (HERE).  You can also review our 2014-15 IRS 990 Form. The 2014/15 year at Minnesota Alliance…

Board of Directors Annual Meeting

The Board of Directors of Minnesota Alliance With Youth will hold their Annual Meeting on March 2, 2016 from 4:00pm - 5:30pm at the Women's Club of Minneapolis. All Board meetings are…

Was it you?

Was it you? By Justine Deutschlander, AmeriCorps Promise Fellow serving at A.I. Jedlicka Middle School Walking in the hall one day I am stopped by a high school teacher. He says that…

On Gratitude

On Gratitude. By Tony Daza, AmeriCorps Promise Fellow serving at Northfield Middle School Thanksgiving. November is the time of gratitude. Students had a gratitude essay for English, a photo project…

“Even when I don’t know what I need…”

"EVEN WHEN I DON'T KNOW WHAT I NEED... By Brittany Clausell, AmeriCorps Promise Fellow serving at Orono High School  As with every week, there are many surprises and many moments…

How Small Steps Make a Big Difference In Raising MN’s Graduation Rates

This news post originally appeared on America's Promise Alliance Latest News and Pearson Learning News.  At West Education Center just south of Minneapolis, Alexia Poppy-Finley often uses social media to…

New Staff at the Alliance

The Alliance is thrilled to welcome FIVE new faces to our team! Thanks to the generosity of Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Minnesota Foundation and State Farm, we’re adding…

Fueling Change: GradMinnesota

GradMinnesota, the groundbreaking partnership between Minnesota Alliance With Youth, the Governor’s office, and the Minnesota Department of Education, continues to make great strides and has just received generous new support from…