Apply NOW to Join Youth Rise for One Year of Service!

YOUTH RISE APPLICATIONS ARE NOW LIVE!  APPLY HERE BY APRIL 27!

Youth Rise Texas is now accepting applications for our 2018/2019 programs!  Our process is *New* and *Improved*!  Now you only fill out one application for an entire year of service to Youth Rise Texas.  What does this mean, you may ask?

If you are applying to be a New Leader (first-time applicant): You are applying to join our #StayWoke summer intensive and stay with us through the school year as a member of our Mentored Youth Fellowship Program.  Check out the job description and timeline for New Leaders Program!  Please read this carefully before submitting your application.

If you are applying to be an Advanced Leader (returning applicant): You are applying to join #StayWoke in our advanced leadership track and stay in an advanced leadership role for the duration of the school year.  Check out the job description and timeline for our Advanced Leadership Program!  Please read this carefully before submitting your application.

ALL LEADERS (new and returning), click HERE to apply to our 2018/2019 program.  Read application directions carefully and be sure to submit by April 27th at midnight!

Have more questions? Hit us up at <[email protected]>.  We would love to have you as part of our team of game-changers.

Now seeking interns + volunteers

Now seeking interns + volunteers!

Youth Rise Texas is a nonprofit dedicating to uplifting young people harmed by criminalization and deportation so that they may heal, take action, and cultivate compassionate communities.  We are seeking multiple volunteer positions and one full time summer intern for our #StayWoke summer leadership program.  Positions available immediately, including:

  • Regular weekly volunteers needed to support summer program coordination (M-F daytime availability, positions open now)
  • One-off occasional volunteer opportunities (evening and weekend availability, May-June), and
  • Positions for folks available only over the summer who might like to help with field trips or support us by making or delivering a donated lunch (M-F daytime availability, June-July).

For those interested in volunteering, please fill out this form, and for those interested in our internship positions, please see this job description.  Thanks for supporting directly impacted young people to heal, act, and lead our communities forward!