MNA AmeriCorps VISTA Member, Detroit Edison Public School Academy


Cause Areas


Sat Aug 13, 2016 - Sat Aug 12, 2017


1903 Wilkins StDetroit, MI 48207


* Promote a college going culture through implementation of College Positive Volunteer program through service learning projects.

* Collaborate with high school counselors, college advisor, and college readiness class instructor to develop and implement activities that embrace the national and local effort to increase the number of first generation and low-income students who pursue college.

* Promote engagement in academic support for economically disadvantaged PreK-12 students to create a college going culture.

* Use College Positive Volunteerism to promote a going to college initiative in The LEAGUE Michigan schools.

* Provide training and support to teachers to develop student projects that will mobilize student volunteers and resources to local nonprofit agencies

* Develop sustainable service learning initiatives in Southeastern Michigan, leveraging the Learning to Give curriculum and generating sustainability within each school (and growing the network of schools).

Apply here:


  • Public Speaking
  • Grant Writing / Research
  • Youth Services
  • Mentoring
  • CSR / Volunteer Coordination

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Requirements & Commitment

  • Background Check
  • Orientation or Training
  • 1 year, full-time
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