RurAL CAP is recruiting for our 2011 BIRCH (Building Initiatives in Rural Community Health) and RAVEN (Rural Alaska Village Environmental Network) AmeriCorps teams. To learn more about these programs and to download the application and forms, go to www.ruralcap.com or call 1-800-478-7227 and ask for Charlie Ess at ext. 7355 (RAVEN) or Margaret David at ext. 7361 (BIRCH).
AmeriCorps Members are recruited locally and work to address your community’s needs. Past projects have included: beach clean-ups, health fairs, recycling, community gardens, tobacco prevention, cultural activities, and youth groups. Get things done in your community!
The program year begins January 16, 2011 and requires a commitment to one year of service. Members receive living stipends, an education award, childcare benefits, on the job training, and much more. If you know someone who is a self-starter looking to make a difference, contact RurAL CAP today!