Partnership for After School Education

Issue 169

July 20, 2018

Coro NY Leadership Center Paid Fellowship Program for High School Students

The Participatory Budgeting Youth Fellowship is a 10-month long paid leadership program for high schoolers interested in elevating youth voice and improving their local communities. Coro NY Leadership Center is still seeking students who attend school and/or live in the following districts: District 27, Council Member Miller (Cambria Heights, Hollis, Jamaica, St. Albans, Queens Village, Springfield Gardens) and District 34, Council Member Reynoso (Williamsburg, Bushwick, Ridgewood). Applicants must be able to attend a three-week leadership institute from July 30 - August 17, 2018. Apply online. Applications will be reviewed and participants will be selected on a first-come, first-served basis.

July 20, 2018

Youth Connect: Journey 2 Unity Tour

This summer, Renaissance Youth Council and the NYC Parks Department will gather thousands of teens, elected officials, NYPD and its Community Partners, SCAN NY and youth organizations from around the city for the Youth Connect: Journey 2 Unity Tour. The Tour will swing through NYC parks in each borough, starting July 25, 2018, to inspire youth to #getconnected to positive activities, engaged peers, and community leaders. These celebrations will feature music, dance, and dynamic speakers, and will connect attendees to programs and civic engagement opportunities in their neighborhoods. Visit the Renaissance Youth website for more details.

July 09, 2018

El Puente Global Justice Summer Fellows Institute

El Puente Global Justice Institute is thrilled to announce its inaugural Summer Fellows Institute, to take place August 7 - 9, 2018 at El Puente Headquarters in Los Sures (Southside of Williamsburg), Brooklyn. The Global Justice Summer Fellows Institute is designed for changemakers, emerging community leaders, community artists, youth development practitioners and educators, cultural and social justice organizers, and all-around trailblazers who bring passion and dedication to their practices. Fellows will be guided through a transformative process, steeped in El Puente’s practices and pedagogy, with the goal of applying what they learn to their own practices, projects, and initiatives. There is a fee to participate and there are limited spots available. Visit El Puente Global Justice Institute's website for more information.