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AFHA AmeriCorps Program

The AFHA AmeriCorps team works with partner organizations to conserve forests and communities. AmeriCorps members help enhance assets to benefit communities by providing community service on conservation, heritage development, and historic preservation projects.

AmeriCorps is a program of the Corporation for National and Community Service, an independent federal agency whose mission is to improve lives, strengthen communities, and foster civic engagement through service and volunteering. To learn more about AmeriCorps see www.americorps.gov. The AFHA AmeriCorps program is sponsored by Volunteer West Virginia, the state's Commission for National and Community Service: www.volunteerwv.org/


AFHA AmeriCorps team is still recruiting for two positions for 2014-15 team

These late-start positions will last one year from your start date. One opening is hands-on team based in Elkins, doing historic preservation construction and outdoor work such as trail-building. The other position is working with Parsons PRO ON TRAC group for community revitalization. For application info, click on:

 www.afha.us/special/Positions_Available_AFHAAmeriCorps_2014-15.pdf



See a video about the impact of AmeriCorps on West Virginia:

To learn more about current and past AFHA AmeriCorps projects, click HERE 

Would you like to be an AmeriCorps member? See detailed information:  HERE

Would your organization like to sponsor an AmeriCorps member?

Questions or comments about site: webster@appalachianforest.us