Conservation Corps Minnesota and Iowa
AmeriCorps National Fixed Amount Grants FY 2011 (New)
Conservation Corps Minnesota & Iowa is requesting a $931,000 grant to engage 95 MSY in conserving energy and natural resources for the health and well-being of Upper Midwest citizens. Members will restore natural habitat, improve water quality, install solar heat systems in low-income homes and increase access to outdoor recreation by improving trails. They will also develop skills and knowledge in renewable energy technologies, natural resource management and civic leadership.