Public Allies North Carolina
WHAT WE DO: Through our signature Americorps program, Public Allies NC identifies talented young adults from diverse backgrounds and advances their leadership through full-time, paid apprenticeships in nonprofit organizations, bi-monthly leadership trainings and team service projects. Recognized by the Bush and Clinton administrations as a model for national service, Public Allies has grown to 24 cities through which more than 6,000 Allies have served. Through our advanced leadership programs, we continue to support our Ally network as they continue their work to strengthen communities, nonprofits, and civic participation.
OUR MISSION: Public Allies advances diverse young leaders to strengthen communities, nonprofits, and civic participation. Public Allies is changing the face and practice of leadership in communities across the country by demonstrating our conviction that everyone can lead, and that lasting social change results when citizens of all backgrounds step up, take responsibility, and work together.