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Explore the blog for posts about STLF, leadership, education, and more; all from the perspective of STLF's National Office Staff and guest bloggers. Feel free to add to the discussion by posting comments. Thanks for following!
Music has the power to make pivotal scenes in movies even more emotional and captivating. After a experiencing at a movie screening with a great soundtrack, we were inspired to create our Soundtrack Playlist for June.
We're hiring four roles. They are:
1. A Finance and Operations Student Staff Position
2. A Programming Student Staff Position
3. A Development Fellowship Position
4. A Programming Fellowship Position
Four job descriptions available, applications due July 6 (Sunday)!
STLF is excited to share this new-to-MN, full-time leadership opportunity! Applications are due June 30, so spread the word!
2014 Nsedu Obot Witherspoon Youth Leadership Award, Children’s Environmental Health Network
STLF alum Josey shares a meaningful and rewarding volunteering opportunity for young people in the Edina, MN area. Check it out!
Work for a nationally recognized program through AchieveMpls, as a program associate. Click to see details about the position.
Patrick Cauley just finished his first year at UMD. Hear how Gap Camp helped him transition after high school.
Inspired by Jimmy Fallon, STLF has hosted two intense Lip Sync Battles. Our May Blog Playlist highlights the power ballads, hip hop jams, and 90s favorites that we could lip sync to all day.
Often times we get caught up in the competition when, in reality, we would all be better off working together and sharing information. Queue the Best Practice Youth Summit, where people share what's working well and what points of struggle exist in the hopes of learning from each other so we can all do better for young people.
STLF is proud to welcome Amanda "Cash" Cashman to the staff family!
Irene shares STLF's staff plan for the next fiscal year (September 1 to August 31).
For April's playlist, check out the 15 songs that celebrate the beginning of spring after a long winter. This playlist starts with April Showers and ends with May Flowers. Thanks to Kali Dale for the theme suggestion!
Our friends at GiveMN share about their new opportunities available through the AmeriCorps VISTA program.
The St. Paul Mayor's Office VISTA Programs offers diverse opportunities, a high degree of responsibility and requires nothing but committed individuals.
Dwolla connects directly to your bank account so you can make payments to friends and businesses online. It's also the cheapest way to donate to STLF via the interwebz. Click the link to learn more!
Thank you to everyone who participated in March Matchness 2014! We all hope you had as much fun with STLF's newest tradition as we did!
Co-founder Irene Fernando reflects on her last Tour, before transitioning out this fall.
The last Pay It Forward Tours of the 2014 College PIFT Season are on the road now! We hope you'll enjoy our March blog playlist, which is all about traveling, the next time you find yourself on a coach bus with 40 strangers.
Applications formally open today and are accepted through March 28th. Spread the word!