Thursday, September 11, 2014

Youth Organizations Umbrella, Inc. (Y.O.U.) Opportunities


Youth Organizations Umbrella, Inc. (Y.O.U.), is a leading youth services agency in Evanston, IL. We offer an array of year-round services – from afterschool enrichment and mentorship to clinical counseling and crisis intervention – that support more than 1,000 youth annually. We have exciting Work Study and Fellowship opportunities to offer to undergraduate and graduate students.

Below are the opportunities with more information on how to apply. All of the positions are for our after-school programs, but responsibilities, as well as pay and time requirements, vary by position. For more information on our programs and organization in general, please visit our website at:

Work Study position (for those eligible for federal work study): Y.O.U. work-study students will serve as workshop leaders and academic support for Y.O.U.’s after-school programs at one of ten sites. The work-study position requires a commitment of 10-30 hours per week with an hourly rate of $11/hour. Visit for more information. To apply, visit

Impact Fellows position:  Impact Fellows serve as youth workers and workshop leaders at Y.O.U.’s afterschool programs in Evanston and Skokie, IL. Fellows are asked to devote 12-15 hours a week to the program from date of hire through December of 2014 and are provided with a stipend  to support their time. Visit for more information. To apply, visit

If you have any questions, feel free to contact Tara Dolan at