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 have nearly completed our recruiting process for Sponsor sites for the 2018-19 term but welcome inquiries for future opportunities. . Click Sponsor Applicant Fact Sheet updated 2018-19 for more information or contact Joan Hofmann, AmeriCorps Placement Coordinator. 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.
For a 2018-2019 Sponsor application, click here.
Selected Sponsors host AmeriCorps members
Recruited AmeriCorps members serve at least 1700 hours for full-time members. 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 sponsors for the 2017-2018 service term are:
Sawtooth Botanical Garden
University of Idaho Extension – Valley County