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Public Allies

Public Allies is a national AmeriCorps based movement to create a just and equitable society and the diverse leadership to sustain it. The Public Allies ( offers apprenticeships with non-profits working for social justice 40 hours/week for ten months, where Corps members receive a monthly stipend and an AmeriCorps educational award at the end of their term of service. Their services include addressing the local needs of community such as educational justice, Youth and Family development, Racial Equity in the Legal and justice systems , Environmental and Community Sustainability and Community Health. The applications are open from January to June of every year and the program starts on September 1st of every year. You are welcome to apply if you are 17 years or older, a US citizen or a permanent resident, and if you have a High School diploma or a GED. For more information contact Vanessa Apodaca, Public Allies NM director