AmeriCorps Allies are individuals from our communities who are committed to making a difference through service, and who are looking for an opportunity to build skills and a network of emerging grassroots leaders. Our AmeriCorps Ally program, which generally lasts 10 months and is a paid opportunity with benefits, is available to all, without regard to race, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, religion, age, disability, criminal record, political affiliation, marital or parental status, military service, community, or social affiliations. Anyone over 17 years with a high school diploma or GED, and who is a U.S. citizen or has permanent residency, is welcome to apply. Learn more.
RT @marzhang_phila: Congrats to @uzetaj on being named the new CEO of @PublicAllies! Looking forward to seeing the life-changing work of t…PublicAllies about 38 days ago
RT @AmeriCorpsAlums: Exciting new leader for the #serviceyear community - Welcome Jaime! Please give @uzetaj & @PublicAllies a #FF #Every…PublicAllies about 38 days ago
RT @StarWarsElyse: Proud to be an alum of @PublicAllies and to have worked for the org! Welcome, Jaime! @PA_Miami is excited to have you on…PublicAllies about 38 days ago
New Public Allies CEO Jaime Ernesto Uzeta: "Today, more than ever, the challenges facing our country require the di… https://t.co/A6mQaRk9xpPublicAllies about 43 days ago
Abel Núñez was the first person in his family to speak English, and as a result, from a very early age he was often asked to translate for his family. Fast-forward decades later, and Abel — who arrived in the U.S. with his family from El Salvador in 1979 — continues to be a vital bridge between recent immigrants and the larger community. For his work, including rising up to become executive director of CARECEN, an immigrant rights group in Washington, D.C., Abel was recently awarded Georgetown University’s John Thompson Jr. Legacy of a Dream Award at the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts.Learn More