MILWAUKEE

YOUTH

ALLIANCE

Youth representatives sharing ideas to improve quality and youth participation in after school organizations in Milwaukee.

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 MYA Member Organizations: 

ArtWorks For Milwaukee | City on a Hill

Milwaukee Christian Center | PEARLS for Teen Girls

COA Youth & Family Centers| Express Yourself MKE

Urban Underground | Hope House

Lake Valley Camp | Unity in Motion | Teens Grow Greens | Neu-Life Community Development | Running Rebels Community Organization

Member Creed

 

Our charge is to gain access to equal after school opportunities for everyone.

To connect youth with elders who embrace their voices.

 

To eradicate the needs created by poverty, to ensure safe and sustainable communities.

 

We stand boldly along side our neighbors, our peers and our loved ones. Through us, the voices of of many, both young and old, can be heard.

 

We celebrate the work of after school leaders.

We honor the impact that youth-serving organizations have made.

 

We, Milwaukee’s youth, align our collective voices as one.

Our strength is found in the diversity and inclusion of us all.

Feedback & Input

The Milwaukee Youth Alliance works interdependently with Beyond the Bell's working groups to improve quality and participation of youth in after school programs. We provide feedback and input to the working groups about decisions they've made. 

Mobile App Promotion

Our mobile app promotion goal is to make everyone in the city of Milwaukee aware of the Beyond the Bell mobile app and website. We partner with the Milwaukee community for resources and seek a variety of opportunities to promote after school programs through the mobile app.

Event Planning

We promote and support the work of  commuity partners, initiaives and programs that directly impact the lives of youth in Milwaukee. We meet monthly to plan opportunities to showcase solutions to the issues that impact youth most. 

Nominees

 

  • Must be 12 to 18 years old.

  • Must be engaged in an after school organization.

  • Must be nominated by a staff person from their after school organization.

  • Must complete the online application.

Contact

 

Jeremy Triblett, Director of Training and Technical Assistance

 

Phone: 414-202-4001

 

Email: jeremy@centerforyouthengagement.org

Meetings

 

  • The last Thursday of the month from 5pm to 7pm

 

  • At the Center for Youth Engagement, 4850 W. Fond Du

    Lac Ave