Submitted by Hannah Traverse on 10/04/2012

“When I returned from Iraq with the Army Infantry, I felt like I lost all meaning and purpose in life and I had trouble finding meaningful work. My Corps experience
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Submitted by Hannah Traverse on 10/04/2012

  Diana could not speak English when she left her home of Mexico City and came to America. Now, after spending three years living in the States, 25-year-old Diana is
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Submitted by Hannah Traverse on 10/04/2012

Without a high school diploma or GED and with little work experience, 21-year-old Carmen Curry found it very difficult to find work. That all changed, however, when Carmen joined Conservation
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Submitted by Hannah Traverse on 10/04/2012

Before attending the Green City Force graduation on June 29, 2012, 21-year-old Josh Edwards had not participated in a graduation ceremony since the 8th grade. For Josh, completing the Green
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Submitted by Hannah Traverse on 10/04/2012

(Chris – left – working with his Crew Leader, Kenta Darley-Usmar) Chris Morgan loves learning about sustainability and how to be eco-friendly. He only wishes someone had taught him about
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Submitted by Levi Novey on 09/28/2012

On July 6, 2012, President Obama signed into law P.L. 112-141, the Moving Ahead for Progress in the 21st Century Act (MAP-21). Funding surface transportation programs at over $105 billion
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Submitted by Levi Novey on 09/21/2012

Yesterday, wrapping up a round of nominations before the Easter recess, the Senate confirmed Wendy Spencer as Chief Executive Officer of the Corporation for National and Community Service (CNCS). Originally
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Submitted by Hannah Traverse on 06/28/2012

Mile High Youth Corps recently launched an excellent monthly infographic series, titled “Mile High Youth Corps by the Numbers.” The infographics are designed by Kate Prestine, an Americorps VISTA working for
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Submitted by Hannah Traverse on 05/04/2012

    The Corps Network is pleased to announce that we have joined the Outdoors Alliance for Kids. Here’s some more information about OAK: Mission The Outdoors Alliance for Kids (OAK) is
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Submitted by Hannah Traverse on 04/02/2012

Last week, members of the 21st Century Conservation Service Corps Federal Advisory Committee (FACA) met formally for the 2nd time in San Francisco. On the first day of the meeting,
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