AmeriCorps National Civilian Community Corps outreach to Asian American and Pacific Islander communities about great leadership and community service opportunities for 18-24 year old young adults.
Below is a brief description of these opportunities. More information about these programs and how to apply is attached.
National Civilian Community Corps
AmeriCorps National Civilian Community Corps (NCCC) is a full-time, team-based residential service program for 18-24 year old young adults who want to give back to communities in need across the country. For 10 months, individuals work on four to six projects, which could include youth programs, building and rehabilitating homes, and cleaning up parks or shorelines. Benefits include a living allowance, valuable skills to enhance your resume, and at least $5,730 to help pay for college, graduate school, or qualified student loans. Visit www.AmeriCorps.gov/NCCC for more information.
FEMA Corps is an NCCC track for 18-24 year old young adults who want to gain professional skills in emergency management while serving with Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) staff on disaster response and recovery effort. Benefits include all those associated with the traditional AmeriCorps NCCC program, plus valuable training and experience for those interested in a career in emergency management or related fields. Visit www.AmeriCorps.gov/FEMACorps for more information.