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Youth on the Move AmeriCorps

Lincoln Parks and Recreation logoPurpose

Youth on the Move AmeriCorps is FUNdamental to support and assist youth toward possessing a higher aspiration for their future.  AmeriCorps members will utilize the 40 Developmental Assets and Igniting Sparks curriculum through the Search Institute which includes a mentoring component to build on the strengths of low income at-risk K-12 youth.  Members will work with LPS (Lincoln Public School) to identify students who can benefit from the program model which includes an individual asset plan and utilizes the strength of a consistent mentoring relationship.  Members will provide support services to a consistent group of 250 youth during their service year.

Youth on the move

Lead Agency: City of Lincoln Parks & Recreation Department

Service Sites

Asian Community and Cultural Center

Belmont Community Learning Center

Dawes Community Learning Center

El Centro de las Americas

Everett Community Learning Center

F Street Recreation Center

Goodrich Community Learning Center

Irving Recreation Center

Lefler Community Learning Center

Lincoln High School

McPhee Community Learning Center

Mickle Community Learning Center

Northeast High School

North Star Community Learning Center

Contact for information or to volunteer
Deb Buckman
City of Lincoln Parks & Recreation Department
F Street Recreation Center
1225 "F" Street
Lincoln, NE 68508