Flint AmeriCorps Member Events and Opportunities
Days of Service
Flint members also participate in days of service together, to show the collective power of service and volunteerism. Each year, members collaborate on 4 days of service. Click below to see Impact Reports from recent projects.
- 9/11 Day of Service and Remembrance
- MLK Day of Service
- Global Youth Service Day
- Russ Mawby Signature Service Project
For more information about any of these days of service, contact Katie de Araujo, Civic Engagement Manager.
Other Member Professional Development
Through the Flint National Service Accelerator, members have the opportunity to use their service term as a launch year, helping rocket them to their next opportunity whether it be employment, education or additional service terms. The following professional development opportunities are open to currently serving AmeriCorps members in the Flint area. Take advantage of them today!
- Life After AmeriCorps Day
- Tech Tutorials
- Flint Member Leadership Council
Once you serve in greater Flint, you are always part of the national service family! Our alumni are doing incredible things and continuing to be leaders in the community. See just a few of our alumni stories below!
- Laura Griglak, LISC AmeriCorps '21, served at Neighborhood Engagement Hub and now works with Kettering University as the Pre-Award Grant and Contracts Specialist.
- Kathryn Linehan, CEDAM VISTA AmeriCorps '20, served at Communities First, Inc and now works full-time at Communities First, Inc as the Marketing and Fund Development Coordinator.
- June Urdy, MNA VISTA '18-'21, served at Girl Scouts of Southeastern Michigan and Mott Workforce and Economic Development. She now works full-time as a Career Navigator at Mott Workforce and Economic Development.
- Joe Schipani - served with Flint Recovery Corps, now with the Flint Public Art Project and the Community Foundation of Greater Flint
- Asa Zuccaro - served with Flint Recovery Corps, now leading the Latinx Technology & Community Center
- Renee Harvey - served with AmeriCorps LISC at the Land Bank, now an employee of the Land Bank
- LaBria Lane - served with FoodCorps, now working at the Genesee Conservation District
- Ashley McCloud - served with the Michigan Nonprofit Association VISTA Program at UM-Flint, now a program supervisor with AdviseMI