AmeriCorps Expands in Flint

Apply TODAY to serve with AmeriCorps in Flint and Genesee County

AmeriCorps is an opportunity for anyone age 18+ to help the Flint and Genesee County community, while earning a living stipend and an education award ($5,800 to be used to pay off student loans or offset education costs). 

Members can use their passion for helping others to teach kids to read, provide enriching extracurricular activities, board up vacant properties, plant gardens, implement service projects or support top-notch local nonprofit organizations. For available positions, click here.

An AmeriCorps service year can be a launching point for a great career, a gateway to further education, or an exploration of what your next step can be. You’ll gain new skills, a professional network, and a whole new world of possibilities.

Flint and Genesee County is home to many amazing AmeriCorps opportunities, from the Flint Recovery Corps, to Flint Urban Safety Corps, from positions at the Red Cross and Habitat for Humanity to many other local organizations. Full-time and half-time positions are available starting in August. Apply today to be the change your community needs. 

Now seeking host sites for the Flint Recovery Corps AmeriCorps Program 

The brand-new Flint Recovery Corps AmeriCorps program is looking for host site organizations who are interested in hosting full-time or half-time AmeriCorps members for the 2017-2018 program year. Member activities will focus on food security and nutrition, medical management, early education, and/or behavioral and developmental health. These activities will be designed to help organizations meet the ongoing and long-term needs of Flint residents related to the water crisis. The deadline to apply for this program is August 11. Click here to find more information and the application.

If you have any questions or experience technical issues, please  contact Jenny McArdle at jmcardle@unitedwaygenesee.org or at 810-762-5825.