MBK Ohio Vista Project - Applications Now Open


Join Ohio’s first-ever statewide coalition of the My Brother’s Keeper Network. MBK Ohio is a statewide coalition of communities and leaders dedicated to improving outcomes for boys and young men of color and creating opportunities for all of Ohio’s youth.

With support from AmeriCorps, the federal agency for volunteering and service, MBK Ohio is working with community partners across the state to improve the effectiveness of statewide programmatic coordination in education and workforce development for low-income youth and their families in the following MBK Ohio chapter communities: Cincinnati, Cleveland, Columbus, Dayton, Lima, Lincoln Heights, Mansfield, Springfield, Stark County, Summit County, Toledo, and Youngstown.


VISTA Members will:

Engage in community outreach efforts

Help design a community assessment and local action plan

Facilitate partnerships with school districts, employers, and nonprofits with the goal of improving academic and economic opportunities for youth.

Serve as key points of contact for MBK initiatives in your community


Learn more about the VISTA program: Is AmeriCorps VISTA right for you? 

Interested in serving as an AmeriCorps VISTA member for MBK Ohio for the 2022-2023 service year?

Apply at one of the locations below: 






Lincoln Heights 



Stark County 

Summit County 



MBK VISTA Leader: Based at the Kirwan Institute or another subsite location 

Should you have any questions about MBK Ohio’s VISTA Project please contact Project Should you have any questions about MBK Ohio’s VISTA Project Coordinator Adrienne Moetanalo at Moetanalo.1@osu.edu.