Hannah Dworsky
OACES: Office of Adult and Career Education - Refugee Programs
Binghamton University
Political Science
Hannah is serving at OACES through RCSD. Her mission is to build partnerships with the local colleges along with other community organizations to enhance the capabilities of OACES. She is identifying and assessing barriers to education, health, and economic success. Her work will be more concentrated on supporting the Refugee Social Service Program (RSSP) which integrates a multitude of job preparation services for students 16 and up.
Taylor Plourde
City of Rochester - Office of Community Wealth Building
Roberts Wesleyan College
Communications and Media
Taylor is serving with the City of Rochester in the Office of Community Wealth Building. The office utilizes cross-sector collaboration to advance community wealth in the city of Rochester through the development and implementation of wealth building policies, programs, initiatives, and systems throughout the community. She will be working to launch some of the offices programs that provide financial literacy training and to connect the office to other organizations in the city.
Jesus Flores
Allendale Columbia summerLEAP Program
The College at Brockport
Mike Dondorfer
Cornell Cooperative Extension of Monroe County
University of Rochester
Mike was selected to serve at Cornell Cooperative Extension (CCE) as a 4-H Urban Education volunteer. 4H is a department within CCE, a nonprofit organization dedicated to educating the community on the research conducted at Cornell University. Mike will help to promote the four pillars of 4-H youth development: healthy living, civic engagement, agriculture & food systems, and STEM education. He will mainly be leveraging connections with insitutions of higher education to engage local college students with their communities, but also help establish and support clubs that expand essential life skills for low-income Rochester youths thus alleviating the effects of poverty.
Gabrielle Henry
David T. Kearns Center
University of Rochester
Jackie Bange
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Greater Rochester
Hobart & William Smith Colleges
Jonah Goldstein
Genesee Land Trust
SUNY Geneseo
Katlin Whitmoyer
Greentopia: Green Visions
St. John Fisher College
Jason Wolf
OACES: Office of Adult and Career Education - Community Liaison
Rochester Institute of Technology
Eleanor Haase
Law NY
University of Rochester
Joseph Pasko
Cameron Community Ministries
College of the Holy Cross
Sumayia Islam
Consumer Credit Counseling Service of Rochester
Nazareth College
Sophia McRae
St. Mark's and St. John's
University of Rochester
Swellar Zho
Urban Choice Charter School
Hobart & William Smith Colleges