Erick worked with Fiver Children’s Foundation at Camp Fiver with their High School Prep program. He developed and implemented curriculum to help rising eighth graders with the New York high school application process and to help rising ninth graders with their transition into high school.
Alessandra worked with Row New York to develop a resource guide and workshops on navigating the high school selection process in New York. Additionally, she created and facilitated a girls’ group for middle schoolers over the summer.
During Summer 2018, Josh worked with Boys & Girls Clubs of Central Iowa to develop a framework for a mentoring program through partnerships with local universities, a sports clinic, and an assessment tool for their health program.
During Summer 2018, Teilor worked with Fiver Children’s Foundation to update and implement their curriculum for the College Access and Transition Program, which aims to prepare Fiver youth for life after they graduate high school.
During Spring 2018, Jenna worked to develop an Alumni Network for YSS’s Residential Treatment programs. She transformed it into a Recovery Network based on the needs of those leaving the Residential Treatment program.
During Fall 2017, Denisha helped YSS pilot their redesign of a youth conference, Risky Business, into an action summit that focused on youth-adult partnerships and creating change within local communities.
During Summer 2017, Clarissa worked to develop a student engagement component for YSS and IHYC’s Post-Secondary Education Retention Program. The goal was to make community involvement more accessible to working students.