- P.O. BOX 1757
1313 Big Horn Ave.
Worland, WY 82401
Chief Executive Officer: Nikki Schleich
Counties: Big Horn, Hot Springs, Park, Washakie, Fremont
www.bbbsnwwy.comWill recruit 4 HT, 6 QT, and 9 MT AmeriCorps members
Big Brothers Big Sisters’ Mission is to provide children facing adversity with strong and enduring, professionally supported one-on-one relationships that change their lives for the better, forever. Big Brothers Big Sisters’ vision is that all children achieve success in life. Big Brothers Big Sisters of Northwest Wyoming AmeriCorps State Members will mentor disadvantaged youth, Kindergarten through 5th grade and be responsible having their mentee (Little Brother/Sister) show improvement in their academic engagement.
- 2660 Peck Ave
Riverton WY 82501 - 2215
307-855-2029Dean of Students: Steve Barlow
Counties: FremontPlanning Grant
Central Wyoming College (CWC) was awarded a planning grant to begin development of the curriculum and community partnerships for a Service Learning program that will serve as a community outreach program to build resiliency in both students and community.
- 1010 South 6th St.
Laramie, WY 82070
Executive Director: Steve Hamaker
Program Director: Cindy Stoffers
http://www.wyobbbs.org/Will recruit 28 Minimum-Time members
Big Brothers Big Sisters’ Mission is to provide children facing adversity with strong and enduring, professionally supported one-on-one relationships that change their lives for the better, forever. Big Brothers Big Sisters’ vision is that all children achieve success in life. AmeriCorps members will provide academic remediation and enrichment and site based mentoring to academically non-proficient youth in Albany County. AmeriCorps members will be responsible for improving K-8 academic engagement.
- 700 Coyote Canyon Rd.
Jackson, WY 83001
Executive Director: Chris Agnew
AC Program Director: Emily Hager 307-734-3782
www.tetonscience.orgWill recruit 5 HT, 10 RHT & 31 QT members
Teton Science Schools (TSS) will have AmeriCorps members who will use existing skills and those developed by TSS Field Education Programming, to build increased capacity within Teton County nonprofit and governmental organizations that provide out-of-school educational services in STEM literacy and 21st century learning skills to local and visiting youth, adults, and families. AmeriCorps members will be responsible for increasing the effectiveness of local nonprofit and governmental organizations through the development and implementation of projects and trainings that build organizational capacity to develop STEM literacy and 21st century learning skills within the context of out-of-school programming; members will also be responsible for developing trainings that extend learning in STEM curriculum, teaching resources and systems to staff and/or volunteers at service sites, and leveraging volunteers.
- Dept. 3394, 1000 E. University Ave.
Laramie, WY 82071-2000
Director: Patrick Harrington
Based in Albany County with statewide projects
http://wyoconservationcorps.org/ http://www.uwyo.edu/reslife-dining/wcc/Will recruit 10 Quarter-Time & 30 Minimum-Time members
The mission of the Wyoming Conservation Corps (WCC) is to connect young adults in Wyoming to a diverse array of hands-on natural resource and environmental management experiences, and to promote leadership, through the completion of service projects that benefit lands in Wyoming. WCC have AmeriCorps members who will perform work in all parts of Wyoming, which includes trail work, chainsaw projects, wildlife friendly fencing, historic preservation, habitat restoration and recreation projects. AmeriCorps members will be responsible for constructing or maintaining trail as well of other positive environmental stewardship outcomes, in addition to leveraging volunteers.
- 710 Garfield St. #218
Laramie, WY 82073
AmeriCorps Program Director: Trish Worley
www.wyomingdvsa.org/Will recruit 8 Full-Time & 2 Half-Time members
The Wyoming Coalition Against Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault will have twelve AmeriCorps members who will provide advocacy services to victims of domestic violence and sexual assault with a focus on financial literacy education, access to community resources, and safety planning strategies at local domestic violence and sexual assault programs in Wyoming. AmeriCorps members will be responsible for increasing local domestic violence and sexual assault program capacity to provide financial literacy services and improve victim's financial knowledge so they can gain the financial independence to sustain a life free from violence.