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Kelly Love, Raccoon Creek Partnership

#WeAreAmeriCorps

“When the pandemic started we had to get creative on how we could continue environmental education activities while keeping everyone safe. Last year ... Read More

Ashley Grace, Nelsonville Community Engagement, Rural Action

#WeAreAmeriCorps

“Nelsonville Community Engagement is a very community-focused service position, which means I have a lot of opportunity to engage with people. However, COVID ... Read More

Jessie Dickson, Dawes Arboretum

#WeAreAmeriCorps

“I am a firm believer that conservation work is not truly successful without the support and engagement of community members. Being able to ... Read More

Ashley Smith, Raccoon Creek Partnership Watershed

#WeAreAmeriCorps

“Through the watershed, everything is connected. Connections don’t always have to be visible to be valid. That being said, it can be hard ... Read More

Emily Walter, Rural Action Environmental Education

#WeAreAmeriCorps

“The pandemic has forced me to become creative with not only my teaching methods but the topics I choose to share with children ... Read More

Kylee Nichols, Monday Creek, Rural Action Watersheds

#WeAreAmeriCorps

“I used to get the opportunity to visit lots of small communities in SE Ohio for various service purposes. When I started tele-serving ... Read More

Emma Schultz, Hocking Hills Inspire Shelter VISTA

#WeAreAmeriCorps

“Service has kept me plugged into the community in Southeast Ohio throughout the pandemic when I have been otherwise isolated at home. The ... Read More

Kate Montgomery, Sustainable Ohio Public Energy Council (SOPEC)

#WeAreAmeriCorps

“SOPEC connects us all in a way we may not even be cognizant of — through our electricity. The contact may not be ... Read More

Eugene Hancock, Rural Action Sustainable Forestry

#WeAreAmeriCorps

“My service through AmeriCorps has been a vital part of my mental health over this last year. Service allows me to virtually connect ... Read More

Molly Sowash, Rural Action Sustainable Agriculture

#WeAreAmeriCorps

“AmeriCorps has given me a sense of community here in Southeast Ohio. The service I do with Rural Action has not only introduced ... Read More


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