Cincinnati Area Year of Service Programs

Christian Appalachian Project

Christian Appalachian Project

Christian Appalachian Project
Julianna O'Brien, Volunteer Program: 606-392-4398 or volunteer@chrisapp.org
Christian Appalachian Project is urgently seeking AmeriCorps members to join us in our mission of building hope, transforming lives, and sharing Christ's love through service in Appalachia. We have openings beginning this January 2017! Volunteers serve people in need in Eastern Kentucky through a variety of programs including home repair, early childhood education, hunger relief, elderly services, crisis assistance and more.

Cincinnati Zoo

Cincinnati Zoo

Cincinnati Zoo Unto Others—AmeriCorps Community Service Program
Amanda McGoldrick, Program Coordinator:
amanda.mcgoldrick@cincinnatizoo.org
The Cincinnati Zoo & Botanical Garden (CZBG) and AmeriCorps have partnered to bring fun, science-based educational opportunities to students in Cincinnati who need it the most and to challenge our community to do more to conserve resources and wildlife. More

City Year

City Year

City Year- Midwest Region Team
Rod Swain, Senior Recruitment Manager: rswain@cityyear.org
City Year is an education-focused, nonprofit AmeriCorps organization that unites young people of all backgrounds for a year of full-time service to keep students in school and on track to graduation. In Columbus, Cleveland, and 28 urban locations across the United States, teams of highly-trained corps members serve full-time in schools as tutors, mentors and role models. More

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Cincinnati Youth Collaborative

Cincinnati Youth Collaborative

CYC AmeriCorps Ohio College Guides Program
Crystal E. Smith, Site Supervisor: csmith@cycyouth.org
Cincinnati Youth Collaborative’s AmeriCorps Ohio College Guides Program places 10 recent college graduates in Cincinnati Public High Schools. College Guides offer students in grades...more

Notre Dame Misson Volunteers

Notre Dame Mission Volunteers

Notre Dame AmeriCorps – Cincinnati
Nancy Groszek, Site Director: cincinnati@ndmva.org
Notre Dame-AmeriCorps, believes that education is the fundamental tool in the struggle of the poor for human dignity, self-esteem, and self-determination. We seek to build community among our members...more

Public Allies

Public Allies

Public Allies Cincinnati
cincinnati@publicallies.org, 513-620-5850
Public Allies is a national movement whose mission is to create a just and equitable society and the diverse leadership to sustain it. We are changing the face and the practice of leadership in 23 communities across the U.S. by cultivating...more

Santa Maria Community Services

Santa Maria Community Services

Santa Maria AmeriCorps
Dayle Deardurff, AmeriCorps Director: Dayle.Deardurff@santamaria-cincy.org

Santa Maria’s AmeriCorps program strengthens Ohio communities like Greater Price Hill through service and volunteerism. Each year, the Santa Maria AmeriCorps program provides 15 members...more

Teach for America

Teach for America

Teach For America—Southwest Ohio
Ali Niles Peters, Director of Development: Alison.nilespeters@teachforamerica.org
Teach For America works in partnership with communities to expand educational opportunity for children facing the challenges of poverty.nTeach For America recruits and develops a diverse corps of outstanding college graduates and professionals to make an initial two-year commitment...more

St. Vincent

St. Vincent

Vincentian Volunteers of Cincinnati
Maura Carpinello, Program Manager: mcarpinello@SVDPcincinnati.org
Inspire. Connect. Encounter. Spending a year with VVC: Our neighbors in need receive person-to-person service on a daily basis; St. Vincent de Paul benefits from dedicated, passionate, mission-focused young professionals...more

table year programs

National Service Programs

AmeriCorps NCCC

AmeriCorps NCCC

AmeriCorps NCCC (National Civilian Community Corps)
AmeriCorps NCCC is an AmeriCorps program that engages 18 to 24 year-olds in team-based national and community service in the United States. NCCC teams complete about four different six- to eight-week-long projects during their 10-month term of service. Each team is made up of eight to twelve Corps Members and one Team Leader. Approximately 1,200 Corps Members and Team Leaders are chosen annually...more

 

FEMA

FEMA

AmeriCorps NCCC- FEMA Corps
FEMA Corps is structurally based on the traditional model of AmeriCorps NCCC, however its members serve solely on disaster preparation and recovery assignments through FEMA. Like their NCCC counterparts, members complete several long terms projects in the states surrounding the five regional campuses. More

AmeriCorps VISTA

VISTA

AmeriCorps VISTA (Volunteers In Service To America) 
VISTA is a national service program to fight poverty in America, VISTA was incorporated into the AmeriCorps network of programs in 1993. AmeriCorps VISTA members serve in some of our nation’s poorest urban and rural areas as they create or expand programs designed to bring individuals and communities out of poverty. Each VISTA member makes a year-long, full-time commitment to serve on a specific project at a nonprofit organization or public agency. More

California Conservation Corps

CCC

California Conservation Corps
The California Conservation Corps puts together young people and the environment, to the benefit of both. Corps members sign up for a year of working outdoors to improve California's natural resources and assist with emergency response. The CCC, modeled after the original Civilian Conservation Corps of the 1930s, is the oldest and largest conservation corps now in operation. More

Citizen Schools

Citizen Schools

Citizen Schools
The Citizen Schools National Teaching Fellowship is a paid AmeriCorps national service opportunity for individuals dedicated to directly impacting the futures of middle school students in low income communities across America. National Teaching Fellows (TFs) lead middleschoolers during extended day programming, bringing hands-on learning and real-world application to academic subjects. TFs in their second year can participate in a residency program operated by one of three university partners to obtain teacher certification. More

College Possible

College Possible

College Possible 
College Possible is making college admission and success possible for low-income students through an intensive curriculum of support. College Possible AmeriCorps members support students on their ACT/SAT tests and college applications, help students transition into college life, build partnerships with local high schools, and assist with external relations, development, and program initiatives. More

FIRST

FIRST

FIRST (For Inspiration and Recognition of Science and Technology)
First's mission is to engage kids in kindergarten through high school in mentor-based research and robotics programs that help them become STEM leaders. The VISTA program at FIRST strives to match members to our field structure in support of underserved communities. The FIRST AmeriCorps VISTA work in lower socio-economic communities, rural areas, and areas that have low access to STEM initiatives. VISTAs work with site supervisors and teams to build the capacity of FIRST by focusing on impacting underserved and underrepresented populations. More

FoodCorps

FoodCorps

FoodCorps
Together with communities, FoodCorps serves to connect kids to healthy food in school.  Serving alongside educators and community leaders, FoodCorps members partner with schools to put in place a three-ingredient recipe for healthy kids, creating a nourishing environment for all students. Our service members provide: Knowledge (food and nutrition education), Engagement (hands on activities like cooking and gardening), and Access (lunch of nutritious foods). More

Green Corps

Green Corps

Green Corps
Green Corps is an environmental organization that trains recent college graduates in a one-year post-graduate program on grassroots community organizing. During the program, Green Corps organizers learn in the classroom and are deployed in the field to work on campaigns. By working with several different campaign partners, organizers experience a diversity of issues, tactics and organizations. Green Corps organizers travel to different cities for campaigns, allowing them to work with different communities. More

Habitat for Humanity

Habitat for Humanity

Habitat for Humanity AmeriCorps
Habitat is devoted to building simple, decent, and affordable housing all over the world. Through full-time service opportunities in communities across the United States, Habitat AmeriCorps program members help homeowners achieve strength, stability and independence through shelter. Habitat AmeriCorps members can serve in leadership roles on active build sites or in local Habitat offices, assisting homeowners, volunteers and staff. More

National Health Corps

National Health Corps

National Health Corps 
National Health Corps connects people with health education and services today, while developing tomorrow’s compassionate health leaders. During their term of service, members work to provide health education, connect patients to health care resources and benefits, administer health screenings, work as case managers with patients and family members, and conduct community outreach programs. More

Peace Corps

Peace Corps

Peace Corps 
The Peace Corps sends Americans abroad to tackle the most pressing needs of people around the world. Peace Corps Volunteers work at the grassroots level toward sustainable change that lives on long after their service—at the same time becoming global citizens and serving their country. When they return home, volunteers bring their knowledge and experiences—and a global outlook—that enriches the lives of those around them. More

Play Works

Play Works

Playworks 
Playworks is the leading national nonprofit leveraging the power of play to transform children’s social and emotional health. As a Playworks corps member, you will be trained and placed at an urban elementary school to bring healthy play and physical activity programming to the schoolyard. Members teach and organize safe and inclusive games, before, during, and after school, while working to generate more community and family involvement at their school. site. More

Reading Partners

Reading Partners

Reading Partners 
Together with schools, Reading Partners focuses on students who are behind in reading, harnessing the power of community volunteers to provide individualized instruction to help them master the reading fundamentals they need to reach grade level. Reading Partners AmeriCorps members get things done, and are critical to our success as an organization. Be it leading the day-to-day operations of our reading centers, recruiting volunteers, or coaching volunteer tutors, our AmeriCorps members make an impact on the students we serve. More

Rebuilding Together

Rebuilding Together

Rebuilding Together (RT)
We are a national US nonprofit organization working to preserve affordable homeownership and revitalize neighborhoods by providing free home repairs and modifications to low-income homeowners. RT’s AmeriCorps CapacityCorps members serve essential roles in program areas such as recruiting and managing volunteers, performing direct home repairs, outreach to find homeowners to serve, building community partnerships, and creating new programs.

Southwest Conservation Corps

Southwest Conservation Corps

Southwest Conservation Corps
Southwest Conservation Corps (SCC) provides young women and men with structured, safe, and challenging service opportunities through projects that promote personal growth, the development of social skills, and an ethic of natural resource stewardship. SCC operates a continuum of year-round programs from communitybased initiatives for teens to leadership programs for college graduates, most of which are AmeriCorps affiliated. More

St. Bernard Project

St. Bernard Project

St. Bernard Project 
St. Bernard Project's mission is to shorten the time between disaster and full recovery by ensuring that disasterimpacted citizens and communities recover in a prompt, efficient and predictable manner. Since its founding in 2006 in St. Bernard Parish, Louisiana (following Hurricane Katrina), SBP has rebuilt homes for more than 1,000 families with the help of 100,000 volunteers. Each year, 150 men and women from all over the country, from every background imaginable, come to SBP to serve a term rebuilding disaster-impacted communities as AmeriCorps members. More

SCA

SCA

Student Conservation Association 
SCA’s mission is to build the next generation of conservation leaders and inspire lifelong stewardship of the environment and communities by engaging young people in hands-on service to the land. SCA’s Corps Programs are built on a team-based model and are managed by SCA field staff. These programs give you the opportunity to join up with other young people who share your passion for the outdoors and accomplish hands-on conservation projects as a team. More

Teach for America

Teach for America

Teach for America
Teach for America seeks to "enlist, develop, and mobilize as many as possible of our nation's most promising future leaders to grow and strengthen the movement for educational equity and excellence." The organization aims to accomplish this by recruiting and selecting college graduates from top universities around the United States to serve as teachers. The selected members, known as "corps members," commit to teaching in a public or public charter K–12 school in one of the low-income communities that the organization serves. More

The Corps Network

The Corps Network

The Corps Network
The Corps Network leads and supports over 130 of America’s Service and Conservation Corps. It supports Corps by advocating on their behalf, providing access to funding and project opportunities, and by offering expertise in Corps operations and programming. Every year, The Corp Network’s efforts enable over 24,000 diverse young people, ages 16-25, to strengthen communities, improve the environment and transform their lives through service in Corps programs. More

The Corps Network

The Corps Network

Idealist
Idealist is all about connecting idealists - people who want to do good - with opportunities for action and collaboration. With more than 100,000 organizations and 1.4 million monthly visitors, Idealist helps people move from intention to action all over the world. Search the website for both careers and volunteer opportunities in your area and around the world. More

Serve A Year

Serve A Year

Serve a Year Campaign (ServiceNation) 
The three-year Serve A Year campaign will reach and inspire tens of millions of Americans – especially Millennials – to spend a year in service working on issues in education such as literacy, keeping students in school, and improving graduation rates while cultivating those who serve to be the next greatest generation. ServiceNation is bringing together leading service nonprofits with the entertainment industry, leading Americans, great companies, media and digital partners, politicians of both parties, and everyday citizens to build a powerful campaign to make national service part of the American way of life. More