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.
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 create an equitable family, community and member Club orientation plan.
Work with Boys & Girls Clubs of Central Iowa
Boys & Girls Clubs of Central Iowa inspire and enable all young people, especially those who need us most, to reach their full potential as productive, caring, responsible citizens.
The fellow will enhance an existing health and fitness program, Triple Play.
Work with Big Brothers Big Sisters of Central Iowa
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Central Iowa creates and sustains meaningful, monitored mentoring relationships between adult volunteers (Bigs) and children (Littles) between the ages of 5 and 18.
The fellow will work with staff to improve the structure of Opportunities for Post-Secondary Success program (OPS), a leadership and community engagement program.
Work with Youth Standing Strong (YSS)
YSS provides prevention, treatment, and transition programming and services to children, youth and families in Iowa. Iowa Homeless Youth Centers works to transition youth between the ages of 16 - 25 in Des Moines, IA.
The fellow will incorporate a leadership development and community engagement component to, existing program, Post-Secondary Education Retention Program (PSERP).