Multi-Year Host Site Partnership Opportunity

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reduced cash matCh opportunity to host AmeriCorps Promise Fellows

Minnesota Alliance With Youth has a unique opportunity to support new multi-year site partnerships this school year with a reduced cash match of $1000 (versus $8700) per AmeriCorps Promise Fellow position for this year only.  Promise Fellows would be recruited by the host site and serve from Jan/Feb – June 2021.

AmeriCorps Promise Fellows supporrt 6-12th students during COVID-19 through distance learning, hybrid or in person models.

APPLY TO HOST An americorps Promise Fellow:

Host Site Application (*Match Waiver application)

 (Application in Word Doc format)

Distance Learning Support through strong Student Relationships

AmeriCorps Promise Fellows create student relationships through:

  • Virtual office hours and one-on-one online meetings with students
  • Individualized student outreach (emails and phone calls)
  • Learning packet assembly and drop off/delivery
  • Group sessions with students (during and after school)
  • Teacher support in giving feedback in google classrooms

The Alliance is looking to share this special opportunity with schools and community based organizations that:

  • support 6-12th grade students,
  • are committed to hosting Promise Fellows for 2+ years (20/21 and 21/22),
  • will use this reduced cash match to meet current student needs and,
  • can strategically earmark funds (around 10K per Promise Fellow) for the 21/22 school year budget.

Interested in this opportunity? Please reach out to Chief Program Officer Sarah France Ullmer (612.554.6019 or sullmer@staging1.mnyouth.net) to set up a phone call or participate in an information session to learn more about supporting AmeriCorps Promise Fellows.

*Please note that this offer is subject to change and is contingent upon a signed Host Site agreement between the Alliance and the Host Site partner.