Sitka Goes Hiking

Courtney Bobsin serves as a JV AmeriCorps member in Sitka, AK with the Sitka Conservation Society. She shares a story of JV AmeriCorps collaboration with her housemate and fellow JV AmeriCorps member Nick Ponzetti, an Independent Living Specialist with Southeast Alaska Independent Living. Sitka, a small fishing town in the middle of Southeast Alaska, is…

Life in Tacoma

This week, the Tacoma community share their enthusiasm and gratitude at their experiences living and serving as JV AmeriCorps members. From coordinating community gardens to supporting the Food Bank, these JV AmeriCorps members love their placements and relish the community in which they live.  Hello! Our names are James, Jeff, John, Lauren, and Natalie and…

Servin’ the Suburbs

JV AmeriCorps members of the Hillsboro community share their varied experiences serving in the suburbs of Portland, Oregon. From stream clean-up to adult literacy courses, they address a wide range of Hillsboro’s challenges.      AmeriCorps members in the Jesuit Volunteer Corps Northwest Hillsboro “Casa de Paz” are doing well out in the suburbs! While many…