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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, community development, heritage tourism, 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 is full for 2015-2016 term                                                      (as of 25 January 2016)

AFHA AmeriCorps is now accepting early inquiries about the 2016-2017 term. (Will start September of 2016.)

Read recruitment information about our program HERE
( docs/Positions_Available_AFHAAmeriCorps_2016-17.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 your organization like to sponsor an AmeriCorps member?

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