american youthworks – The National Center for Social Impact

Engaging Women in Conservation

This past March, the theme for Women’s History Month was “Honoring Trailblazing Women in Labor and Business.” To close out the month-long celebration, we wanted to talk to women who literally blaze trails: the women of Conservation Corps. Based on the model of the Civilian Conservation Corps of the Great Depression, modern Conservation Corps are locally-based organizations that engage diverse young adults in service and job [...]

Engaging Women in Conservation 2017-09-20T15:49:44+00:00

Veterans Fire Crew

Moving to a New Branch of Defense Help military veterans continue to serve their country. NCSI is working with a highly successful program in need of funding to implement a Veteran's Fire Crew program. Fire crews require the leadership, teamwork, coordination, and skills veterans have acquired in the military so that they can provide highly effective and responsive fire-fighting operations. Forest fire [...]

Veterans Fire Crew 2017-06-06T16:36:32+00:00