AmeriCorps Public Allies Arizona Member

Company Name: 
AmeriCorps Public Allies Arizona
Company Location: 
Phoenix, AZ

Internship Description: 

JOIN THE MOVEMENT

Public Allies Arizona is changing the face and practice of leadership throughout Arizona communities by demonstrating our conviction that everyone can lead, and that lasting change results when citizens of all backgrounds step up, take responsibility, and work together.

We are currently seeking young activists, creators, aspiring entrepreneurs, civic engagers, and dreamers to take charge in their communities. We offer a 10-month, full time PAID apprenticeship ($1,375/month + $6,095 Education Award) program within local nonprofits and state agencies aimed at advancing social justice and equity by engaging and activating the leadership of all young people.

Program Components

A. Placement + Practice: "We are changing the face of leadership"

Members are engaged in work-based learning with local nonprofit and government agencies to further community services and address social justice in the key areas of education, economic opportunity, healthy futures, and environmental stewardship.

B. Continuous Learning: "We believe knowledge is power"

Members transform their leadership and professional skills through evidence-based training curriculum led by knowledgeable and respected community leaders, nonprofit professionals, and peers.

C. Service: "We go where the need is greatest"

Members work alongside community members to create innovate responses and sustainable solutions to address local needs by engaging in a diverse range of service initiatives including Team Service Projects and AmeriCorps National Days of Service.

D. Evaluation + Reflection: "We look inward to advocate for outward change"

Members receive professional and peer-to-peer coaching amplified by leadership assessment tools to enhance personal development by converting feedback into action in interests of the common good.

Position Qualifications:

18+ years old
-US Citizen/Permanent Resident
-High School Diploma/G.E.D
-Ability to pass background check (state/federal)
-**Individuals with legal histories will still be considered for the program**

Program Benefits:

-$1,375/month (gross) stipend
-$6,095 Education Award for college, vocational training or eligible student loans
-Individual mentoring and peer-to-peer coaching
-Lifelong connections with their Ally cohort and alumni networks
-Healthcare benefits, childcare stipend (if eligible)
-Student loan deferment for qualified federal student loans while in program

How to Apply:

APPLY BY OCTOBER 4, 2019

Apply at http://apply.publicallies.org/ [select ARIZONA as your preferred location.]

www.publicallies.org



Desired Qualifications: 

18+ years old
US Citizen/Permanent Resident
High School Diploma/G.E.D
Ability to pass background check (state/federal)
**Individuals with legal histories will still be considered for the program**



Preferred Majors: 
N/A
Hours Per Week: 
40+
Closing Date: 
October 4, 2019

Application Instructions and Contact Info: 

APPLY BY OCTOBER 4, 2019

Apply at http://apply.publicallies.org/ [select ARIZONA as your preferred location.]

Contact: Fernanda Torres Maqueda, Senior Program Manager
publicallies@asu.edu
(602) 496-1053



Semester: 
Fall

Compensation: 
Paid
Desired Academic Year: 
Freshmen
Sophomores
Juniors
Seniors