Passionate about SOCIAL JUSTICE?
Serve as a BONNER LEADER AMERICORPS Member and Build Your Leadership Skills!
Information Sessions (102 Sproul): February 20, 5-6pm; February 27, 4-5pm
*Work to end homelessness in the Bay Area
*Help end inequities in Berkeley public schools
*Help achieve housing justice and immigrant rights for low-income Bay Area residents
*Be an advocate for individuals impacted by incarceration
*Assist low income communities with tax preparation
*Earn an $1175 AmeriCorps Education Award in the
Bonner Leaders serve as interns in local non-profit organizations, community-based organizations and the Cal Corps Public Service Center including: Alternative Breaks, Cal in Local Government, Cal in the Capital, C.R.E.A.T.E., Oakland Community Builders, Magnolia Project, Residential Service Initiative and VITA. Bonner Leaders are eligible to receive a $1,175 education scholarship at the completion of the year of service.
Application Deadline: March 8, 2013
Questions: e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org
**Students planning to graduate in December of 2013 are eligible to apply, however they must commit to participating in the program through April/May 2014**?
Bonner Leaders is a program of the Cal Corps Public Service Center at UC Berkeley, which connects ideas, resources, and people to act for social justice, build healthy communities, and foster life-long commitments to public service. The Center partners with the community, student leaders and faculty to engage over 4,000 students each year as volunteers, and through jobs, internships, and courses.