Fellows work on-site, full-time with a youth-focused partner organization and remotely with FLIA for twelve to thirteen weeks.
Successful candidates possess the following traits:
- Comfortable working with youth
- Commitment to continuous professional improvement and reflection
- Resourcefulness and initiative
- Passionate about the social sector
- Use patience and tolerance to address problems
- Demonstrate integrity
- Demonstrate professionalism
New York, NY
Work with Fiver Children's Foundation
The Fiver Children’s Foundation is a comprehensive youth development organization that makes a 10-year commitment to children from underserved communities throughout New York City and central New York.
The fellow will help Fiver staff create a structured Fiver Alumni program to support service participants who have aged out of their programs.
Work with Boys & Girls Clubs of Portland
Boys & Girls Clubs of Portland inspires and enables all young people, especially those who need us most, to realize their full potential as productive, responsible, and caring citizens.
The fellow will work with staff to support the organization's Youth of the Year process, which celebrates extraordinary achievements of Club members.
Work with Youth Standing Strong (YSS)
YSS provides prevention, treatment, and transition programming and services to children, youth and families in Iowa.
The fellow will help design and plan a Youth Development event, 2017 Risky Business Action Summit, focused on raising awareness, empowering youth and professionals, and facilitating community engagement in positive youth development.