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Burnsville Upward Bound 2014 High School Pay It Forward Tour

The Burnsville Upward Bound tour will head to Chicago, IL from July 28th-August 1st.

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Soundtrack Playlist

June's playlist is a selection of our favorite songs from movies!

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Welcome to the STLF Blog!

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!

01
Jul14
Time 16:19

Soundtrack Playlist

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.

19
Jun14
Time 18:14

Applications Now Open

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

16
Jun14
Time 11:14

Join the STLF Family! Announcing Open Positions for the Upcoming Fiscal Year!

Four job descriptions available, applications due July 6 (Sunday)!

15
Jun14
Time 12:54

New Sector Now Accepting Applications for Inaugural RISE Fellowship in the Twin Cities!

STLF is excited to share this new-to-MN, full-time leadership opportunity! Applications are due June 30, so spread the word! .

10
Jun14
Time 14:49

Call for nominations! Youth Leadership Award

2014 Nsedu Obot Witherspoon Youth Leadership Award, Children’s Environmental Health Network

03
Jun14
Time 11:23

Volunteer with N.C. Little Hospice!

STLF alum Josey shares a meaningful and rewarding volunteering opportunity for young people in the Edina, MN area. Check it out!

03
Jun14
Time 10:41

Exciting Job at AchieveMpls!

Work for a nationally recognized program through AchieveMpls, as a program associate. Click to see details about the position.

27
May14
Time 11:21

Gap Camp

Patrick Cauley just finished his first year at UMD. Hear how Gap Camp helped him transition after high school.

21
May14
Time 16:50

Lip Sync Battle Playlist

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.

19
May14
Time 10:50

7th Annual Best Practice Youth Summit

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.

09
May14
Time 11:09

Announcing STLF's Next Co-Executive Director!

STLF is proud to welcome Amanda "Cash" Cashman to the staff family!

25
Apr14
Time 11:14

Sharing Staff Plan Updates for Next Fiscal Year

Irene shares STLF's staff plan for the next fiscal year (September 1 to August 31).

23
Apr14
Time 13:08

Showers & Flowers Playlist

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!

21
Apr14
Time 16:03

GiveMN AmeriCorps VISTA Spots

Our friends at GiveMN share about their new opportunities available through the AmeriCorps VISTA program.

16
Apr14
Time 17:41

Positions Open for St. Paul VISTA Programs

The St. Paul Mayor's Office VISTA Programs offers diverse opportunities, a high degree of responsibility and requires nothing but committed individuals.

10
Apr14
Time 12:12

Check out Dwolla!

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!

02
Apr14
Time 13:36

March Matchness Recap: Congrats NDSU and CSB/SJU!

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!

26
Mar14
Time 16:01

Truly processing my very last Pay it Forward Tour

Co-founder Irene Fernando reflects on her last Tour, before transitioning out this fall.

24
Mar14
Time 14:09

The PIFT Traveling Playlist

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.

07
Mar14
Time 09:45

Apply to be Our Next Co-Executive Director... TODAY!

Applications formally open today and are accepted through March 28th. Spread the word!

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06.14

My Story - Jordie, ISU

With Camps kicking off in a couple of days, we thought it fitting to share a former Camp Crew member's story. Meet Jordie!

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