Do you have an unmet environmental need in your community and would you enjoy supervising an AmeriCorps member to meet that need? The Palouse-Clearwater Environmental Institute AmeriCorps Program seeks organizations that would like to host an AmeriCorps member to complete a project in the areas of environmental education and stewardship and on-the-ground restoration.
We are currently seeking organizations that are interested in hosting half-time AmeriCorps members starting in the early Spring. Please contact us for more information about half-time positions. Sponsor Applicant Fact Sheet 2016-17 . (Sponsor Application in PDF format 2016-17 Sponsor Application or in Word format 2016-17 Sponsor Application.) Interested organizations are encouraged to look closely at the Performance Measures identified in the application materials, and consider your project activities accordingly. We are looking for organizations that will complete projects with their members that address the needs we’ve identified and can adequately report on progress in those areas.
Selected Sponsors host AmeriCorps members
Recruited AmeriCorps members serve at least 1700 hours for full-time members and at least 900 hours for part-time members, during their term. They are placed with schools, non-profit community-based organizations or government agencies to serve these hours.
Sponsoring agencies develop the project, recruit member(s) and provide daily guidance and supervision. Sponsoring agencies are selected through a competitive process based on their proposal for a placement that meets PCEI AmeriCorps’ objectives and critical community needs.
Our selected sponsors for the 2015-2016 service term are:
University of Idaho 4H Extension