Do you want to develop leadership, civic engagement and advocacy skills? Learn about college access and personal finance management? Support immigrant communities in becoming empowered and gaining access to important services and resources? If so, consider applying for the New Americans Youth Leadership Corps (NAYLC) TODAY!!!

The NAYLC program will support high school students – who are immigrants or children/grandchildren of immigrants – in their pathways to success, and in developing key skills and knowledge in support of their self-empowerment. Between June 20 and August 29, 2016, NAYLC participants will engage in a series of interactive workshops focused on leadership, civic engagement, advocacy, college access, and finance management, and will then put their learning to practice through volunteer services in support of immigrant communities and nonprofit organizations that serve them.

The deadline for submitting an application is June 9 at 11:59pm. Applicants are encouraged to apply as soon as possible though, as applications will be reviewed and decided upon on a rolling basis.

To learn more information and to submit an application for the NAYLC program, please click here.
 The NAYLC program is supported with generous funding from Citi Community Development.

 

What is the Immigrant Civic Leadership Program (ICLP)?

For those leading change in New York City’s immigrant communities, the Immigrant Civic Leadership Program (ICLP) provides our city’s top talent with the resources they need to understand how to influence meaningful change and address complex challenges within their work.  In partnership with the New York Immigration Coalition (NYIC), Coro will provide ICLP participants with a deeper understanding of policy and decision making in the city, the skills to lead change in their organizations and communities, and a network of engaged and influential alumni to support them in reaching their goals.  All participants develop a Community Change Project that will strengthen their immigrant community so that the program impact goes beyond the training room.

APPLICATION DUE ONE WEEK AWAY Click here for more information