Applications are Open for G2O Participants!

Are you a young person looking for a fantastic summer job? Gateway to Opportunity may be perfect for you. G2O is a work-based learning program that connects young people with paid opportunities at Maine-based businesses and nonprofits to develop critical career readiness skills and competencies. Learn More

Applications for G2O Team Leaders are Open!

The Opportunity Alliance is seeking Team Leaders to join the Gateway to Opportunity team with our Maine Youth Action Network (MYAN) department. Help us support youth to use their voice and make an impact in their communities on issues of public health, social justice, and restorative practices, and build the capacity of adults to support youth organizing and leadership. Link to Apply / More Info

2022 Maine Youth Leadership Conference

This year's annual conference will be taking place at the University of Maine in Orono, on November 3rd and 4th. The Maine Youth Leadership Conference celebrates the work young people do in their communities and connects and inspires emerging young leaders looking to do the same. To save your spot follow the link! Save My Spot!

Let's Talk About The News!

Discussing Current Events is not always easy, but it's incredibly Important! We are finding ways to work current events into our everyday conversations, and we want to help you do the same, so we created a plan! Are You Talking About The News?

MYAN's 2021 Annual Report is Here!

2021 was a great year! We're very grateful for all of our community collaborators, friends, and partners that made 2021 so memorable. This is a fantastic tool to help reflect on the past year and to look forward to all the wonderful things 2022 has in store! The 2021 MYAN Annual Report is here!

Professional Development Offerings

Join us for some highly interactive and focused research-based trainings about Investing in Youth-Adult Partnerships and Group Facilitation with Youth. Follow the link for dates and more info! Professional Development Opportunities


Our extensive network allows us to support programs across five key areas to build healthier communities for young people. All our programs are backed by leading research in positive youth development, and an understanding of the unique local assets here in Maine.