AmeriCorps NCCC and FEMA Corps Deployment Reports

AmeriCorps NCCC and FEMA Corps is a 10-month, full-time, team-based residential service program for young adults who want to give back to communities in need. Members are assigned to one of five campuses located in Denver, Colorado; Sacramento, California; Baltimore, Maryland; Vicksburg, Mississippi; and Vinton; Iowa and serve on projects at different locations across the country.

This deployment report details where AmeriCorps NCCC teams are serving across the country as well as which organizations, efforts, and initiatives they are currently supporting. Reviewing this report will give you an up to date opportunity to know about national service in action and welcome you to share with others about the great service provided by NCCC teams.

To contact the teams in your area, offer encouragement or visit a project site near you, please contact the NCCC Deployment team at or 202-606-6868.

AmeriCorps NCCC Deployment Regions

FEMA Corps Deployment Regions

AmeriCorps NCCC Deployment Report

Updated - February 27, 2015

AmeriCorps NCCC is committed to strengthen communities and develop leaders through team based national and community service by assisting community and faith-based based organizations, national nonprofits, schools, local municipalities, national and state parks, and Indian tribes. Sponsoring organizations request NCCC projects that span five issue areas including: Natural and Other Disasters, Infrastructure Improvement, Environmental Stewardship, Energy Conservation, and Urban and Rural Development. The report below lists the projects where NCCC teams are currently serving.


Atlantic Region - Baltimore, MD

LocationTeamDatesSponsorProject Description
Dover , DERaven 22/27/15 - 4/17/15Delaware Division of Parks and Recreationassisting with trail maintenance, natural areas projects; grounds and gardens creation; educational resource preservation and creation; building new features and maintaining existing features
Wilmington , DERaven 12/27/15 - 4/17/15Habitat for Humanity of New Castle Countyrehabbing four homes and a nine townhouse development Walnut Ridge, located in Wilmington, DE.
Marshfield , MAMoose 12/27/15 - 4/17/15Massachusetts Audubon Society - South Shoreinstalling protective fencing, clear vegetative areas and install signage which will educate beachgoers in coastal habitat protection.
Baltimore , MDBuffalo 22/27/15 - 4/30/15Blue Water Baltimoreplanting 600 trees on public property, perform outreach to 400 students and maintain 2000 tress/shrubs in the city nursery
Bel Air , MDBuffalo 32/27/15 - 4/17/15Habitat for Humanity Susquehannahelping to complete a home build in Aberdeen, MD in Harford County.
Denton , MDRaven 32/27/15 - 4/17/15Girl Scouts of the Chesapeake Bayinstalling 300 bales of barley to the lake to Blue Green Algae and maintaining the habitat of the Puritan tiger beetles and removing invasive species
Denton , MDRaven 42/27/15 - 4/17/15Girl Scouts of the Chesapeake Bayinstalling 300 bales of barley to the lake to Blue Green Algae and maintaining the habitat of the Puritan tiger beetles and removing invasive species
Camden , NJMoose 32/27/15 - 4/30/15Camden City Garden Club, Camden Children's Gardenworking with the Camden City Garden Club involved with the in-school Grow Lab program, the community Gardening program, the Youth Job Training, and the Urban Agriculture Program
Toms River , NJBuffalo 12/27/15 - 4/30/15Jersey Caresassisting with volunteer management as Jersey Cares helps families recover from the devastation the storm left behind.
Albany , NYMoose 42/27/15 - 4/30/15Habitat for Humanity Capital Districtbuilding homes for low-income families in Albany, NY
Buffalo , NYBuffalo 52/27/15 - 3/27/15City of Buffalo, Office of the Mayor, Division of Citizen Servicesassisting neighborhood restoration and beautification projects alongside local block clubs and community-based organizations.
York , PAMoose 22/27/15 - 4/17/15York Habitat For Humanity, Inc.assisting with a variety of tasks on multiple construction sites for York Habitat for Humanity for both new builds and renovation projects.
Suffolk , VAPhoenix 12/27/15 - 4/17/15U S Fish & Wildlife Service, NE Region Fire Managementexpected to perform the duties of a type 2 wildland firefighter such as ignition, hand line construction, hose lays, holding actions, type 6 engine and UTV operations, mop-up, and radio communication.


Pacific Region - Sacramento, CA

LocationTeamDatesSponsorProject Description
Auberry , CABlue 61/14/15 - 3/20/15San Joaquin River GorgeAssist with trail construction and maintenance.
Boulder Creek , CAGreen 71/14/15 - 3/20/15Little Basin Cabins & CampgroundCampground and trail maintenance; volunteer and event coordination and ecological interpretation.
Camp Meeker , CABlue 71/14/15 - 3/20/15St. Dorothy's Rest & Retreat Center - Camp MeekerSupport fuels reduction and camp infrastructure improvements.
Death Valley , CABlue 41/14/15 - 3/6/15National Park Service - Death ValleyAssist with environmental restoration projects.
Fort Bragg , CAGreen 31/14/15 - 3/20/15Jug Handle Creek Farm & Nature CenterAssisting with invasive species removal, garden support and environmental restoration.
Rolling Hills Estates , CASilver 11/14/15 - 3/20/15Palos Verdes Peninsula Land ConservancyAssist with a variety of environmental projects.
Sacramento , CAGold 81/14/15 - 3/20/15Bureau of Land Management - CaliforniaAssist with a variety of environmental projects.
Sacramento , CAGreen 21/14/15 - 3/20/15Pacific Crest Trail AssociationAssist with trail maintenance and fire recovery work.
Sacramento , CASilver 41/14/15 - 3/20/15Community Link Capital RegionPrepare taxes for low and moderate income families; perform outreach; assist with special events; assist with incoming calls to access social services.
San Diego , CAGold 61/14/15 - 3/20/15Mission Trails Regional ParkAssist with trail reconstruction and disaster recovery.
San Diego , CASilver 61/14/15 - 3/20/15Tubb Canyon Desert Conservancy (TCDC)Assist with Sahara Mustard removal; assist with park projects.
San Jose , CASilver 52/15/15 - 3/20/15Santa Clara County Parks & Recreation Department"Build fences & picnic tables; renovate historic buildings, perform landscaping. "
Willits , CASilver 31/14/15 - 3/20/15Grange Farm SchoolImproving farms and farm infrastructure through winter orchard pruning, greenhouse planting, fence and hoophouse construction, and invasive species removal.
Great Falls , MTGreen 41/14/15 - 3/20/15Rural Dynamics Inc.Assist with tax preparation.
Milwaukie , ORBlue 31/14/15 - 3/20/15Johnson Creek Watershed CouncilRemove invasive species and plant native plants and trees; assist with improvement projects at youth camp.
Newport , ORGreen 61/14/15 - 3/20/15Oregon Parks and Recreation - Coastal RegionImprove learning center and parks.
Salt Lake City , UTBlue 11/14/15 - 3/20/15The Road HomeAssist with the operations of a winter homeless shelter.
Burton , WABlue 51/14/15 - 3/20/15Vashon Island Rotary ClubRestore waterfront park; assist with fruit tree propagation projects; plant rain garden; assist with camp improvement projects.
Puyallup , WAGreen 11/14/15 - 3/20/15Pierce Conservation DistrictRemove invasive species; spread mulch; build and improve community gardens; rehabilitate trails.
Seattle , WAGold 11/14/15 - 3/20/15United Way of King CountyPrepare taxes for low income individuals and families; conduct outreach.
Seattle , WAGold 71/14/15 - 3/20/15King County Department of Natural Resources and ParksConstruct trail; support volunteers; perform restoration projects.
Tacoma , WAGold 21/14/15 - 3/20/15Tacoma/Pierce County Habitat for HumanityConstruct affordable homes; support volunteers.
Vashon , WAGold 41/14/15 - 3/20/15Camp Fire USA - Central Puget Sound CouncilConstruct small structures and repair trails.
Jackson , WYSilver 21/14/15 - 3/20/15Habitat for Humanity - The Greater Teton AreaConstruct affordable homes; support volunteers.
Sheridan , WYBlue 21/14/15 - 3/20/15Habitat for Humanity - Eastern BighornsBuild affordable homes.


Southwest Region - Denver, CO

LocationTeamDatesSponsorProject Description
Little Rock , ARSun 11/12/15 - 4/9/15Arkansas Children's HospitalWorking with staff at the Arkansas Children’s Hospital to engage directly with children in various departments; assisting camp counselors at Camp Aldersgate for weekend camps, assisting with programming for seniors, and maintenance support.
Little Rock , ARSun 41/12/15 - 4/9/15City of Little RockDelivering nutrition presentations to students, constructing raised bed gardens, building rain barrel collections systems and leading physical activity programs like walking clubs to students as part of the Love Your School initiative.
Marianna , ARSun 61/12/15 - 4/9/15Mississippi River State ParkCompleting environmental tasks to include relocating a wooden fence, tree planting, replacing a stairway on a trail, repairing picnic tables and supporting interpretive programming to the public.
Fort Defiance , AZFire 61/12/15 - 4/9/15Apache County RecorderGathering Field Data, generating maps, and identifying road names with community approval, and assisting with sign installation on roads and housing units to aid in voting precincts and enhance emergency response.
Denver , COFire 51/9/15 - 4/9/15Piton FoundationReceiving IRS certification as volunteer tax preparers and helping operate three free tax sites at local colleges and high schools in the metro-Denver area.
Rye , COEarth 32/23/15 - 4/9/15Pike San Isabel National Forest- San CarlosResponding to wildland fires and working in the areas of natural resources management and hazardous fuels mitigation work on the National Forests between fires.
Glencoe , MOSun 22/23/15 - 4/9/15St. Louis County ParksBuilding a single track, multi-use trail at Al Foster/Rock Hollow that equestrians, mountain bikers, runners and walkers can use.
Kansas City , MOSun 71/12/15 - 4/9/15University of Missouri ExtensionProcessing in-takes for individuals needing tax preparation assistance, completing tax returns, tax review/quality assurance and tax close out.
Kansas City , MOWater 71/12/15 - 4/9/15Kansas City CASH CoalitionBridging the gap between client need and volunteer availability by serving as greeter/information assistants, returns preparers, quality reviewers, and possibly as financial educators.
Farmington , NMWater 31/9/15 - 4/9/15Boys and Girls Club of FarmingtonReaching out for Club volunteers, mentoring small groups, and providing support for ongoing operations to help youth make positive decisions about their future.
Roswell , NMWater 11/12/15 - 4/9/15Bureau of Land Management – Roswell Field OfficeAssisting with hazardous fuels reduction, invasive weed eradication, trail system improvements, wildlife habitat restoration and fence maintenance to improve recreation facilities in the Ft. Stanton National Conservation Area.
Oklahoma City , OKWater 41/12/15 - 4/9/15Habitat for Humanity-Central OklahomaLeading volunteer groups alongside site supervisors; assisting with recruiting, working with and supervising community volunteers; expanding new construction and the Critical Home Repair program.
Austin , TXEarth 21/12/15 - 4/9/15Camp MabryCreating a better outdoor experience for the public at Camp Mabry through the building of additional trails, the building of a gazebo, the removal of invasive species, chainsaw work, building of picnic tables and cultural site restoration.
Austin , TXEarth 41/12/15 - 4/9/15Ecology Action of TexasImproving a service road, removing invasive species, existing trail maintenance, assisting at the downtown recycling center, planting new trees and native plants, finishing construction on the office cabin and composting toilet.
Granbury , TXSun 51/12/15 - 4/9/15Camp Fire USA - First Texas Council"Assisting with facility and enhancement projects and outdoor education programming. "
San Antonio , TXEarth 11/12/15 - 4/9/15The Land Heritage InstituteAssisting in capital improvements to enhance Land Heritage Institute’s mission of environmental, historic and prehistoric education, and protection, restoration and enhancement of natural ecosystems including native plants, animals and water resources.
San Antonio , TXEarth 61/12/15 - 4/9/15Habitat for Humanity San AntonioAssisting in various stages of the building of houses; recruiting, working with and supervising community volunteers; expanding new construction.
Wichita Falls , TXEarth 71/12/15 - 4/9/15North Texas Area United WaySupporting rural and urban locations in the Wichita Falls area in tax preparation and education.


North Central Region - Vinton, IA

The North Central Region has recently graduated their current class of members. A new NCCC class will arrive on campus, be in training and begin projects shortly. Thank you.


Southern Region - Vicksburg, MS

The Southern Region has recently graduated their current class of members. A new NCCC class will arrive on campus, be in training and begin projects shortly. Thank you.


FEMA Corps Deployment Report

Updated - February 27, 2015

FEMA Corps is a collaboration between CNCS and the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA). Members from within AmeriCorps NCCC are solely devoted to disaster preparedness, response and recovery. Teams engage in a variety of disaster service including helping survivors complete applications for disaster assistance, supporting disaster services facilities, responding to helpline calls and disseminating disaster preparedness and mitigation information to the public. FEMA Corps training and experience prepares members for careers in emergency management and related fields while positively impacting the lives of disaster victims. The report below lists the projects where FEMA Corps teams are currently serving.


Pacific Region FEMA - Sacramento, CA

The Pacific Region has recently graduated their current class of members. A new FEMA Corps class will arrive on campus, be in training and begin projects shortly. Thank you.


Southwest Region FEMA - Denver, CO

The Southwest Region has recently graduated their current class of members. A new FEMA Corps class will arrive on campus, be in training and begin projects shortly. Thank you.


Atlantic Region FEMA - Baltimore, MD

The Atlantic Region is currently on transition. Projects will begin in the next couple of weeks Thank you.


Southern Region FEMA - Vicksburg, MS

LocationTeamDatesSponsorProject Description
Anniston , ALSummit 41/12/15 - 3/18/15FEMA- Center for Domestic Preparedness- Anniston, ALConduct doctrine research to support CDP training development. Support in exercise design, development and data collection.
Maxwell AFB , ALGulf 61/12/15 - 3/18/15FEMA- Civil Air Patrol HQ- Maxwell AFB, ALTraining Civil Air Patrol members in an effort to increase their utility during disaster operations.
Oakland , CABayou 11/12/15 - 3/18/15FEMA-Region 9 Office-OaklandPrepare materials for External Affairs products; expand National Preparedness Activities via development of a training modules database, and user guides for disaster response incident support team members.
Washington , DCBayou 31/12/15 - 3/18/15FEMA- Headquarters- Washington, DCConduct curriculum and training schedule development for a 12-week training schedule for approximately 105 Pilot Academy students
Washington , DCGulf 31/12/15 - 3/18/15FEMA- Headquarters- Washington, DCAnalyze and improve existing data and materials enabling senior leaders to make better data-centric decisions and to then message the materials to reach the target audience
Washington , DCGulf 71/9/15 - 3/18/15FEMA- Headquarters- Washington, DCDevelop National Exercise Program (NEP) operating doctrine for more streamlined program management of the exercise technology program.
Atlanta , GAGulf 11/12/15 - 3/18/15FEMA-Region IV-AtlantaSupport on-site technical assistance, training and disaster exercises with partner universities in Starkville, Oxford, and Hattiesburg.
Atlanta , GASummit 11/12/15 - 3/18/15FEMA- Distribution Center- Atlanta, GAReceive, store and issue commodities and equipment for domestic disaster support.
Emmitsburg , MDSummit 22/1/15 - 3/18/15FEMA- Emergency Management Institute- Emmitsburg, MDReview each of the 187 online courses delivered by EMI and test hyperlinked information.
Emmitsburg , MDSummit 31/12/15 - 3/18/15FEMA- Emergency Management Institute- Emmitsburg, MDreviewing NIMS Core Curriculum and FEMA sponsored NIMS Curriculum for NIMS content.
Kansas City , MOBayou 41/12/15 - 3/18/15FEMA - Region VIISupport, exercise and deploy with IMAT on Type II and large Type III disaster events. Deployments may be internal to Region VII (Kansas, Missouri, Nebraska and Iowa) or Nationwide as determined by HQ.
Kansas City , MOGulf 41/12/15 - 3/18/15FEMA - Region VIIDetermine skills, training, education, and other requirements needed to enhance disaster response, recovery, and close-out activities
New York , NYSummit 51/9/15 - 3/18/15FEMA- Region 2 Field Office- New York, NYMapping and analysis in support of Region II’s IND (Improvised Nuclear Device) Plan and web maps in support of IMAT requests.
Philadelphia , PAGulf 21/12/15 - 3/18/15FEMA- Region 3 Field Office- Philadelphia, PADevelop a FEMA Corps DSA deployment plan in initial response, develop an Individual Assistance Incident Support Guide, confirm Stakeholder information on current contact list
Denton , TXBayou 21/12/15 - 3/18/15FEMA- Federal Regional Center- Denton, TXCreate a series of tactical plans that detail the equipment and manpower requirements to support pre-positioning emergency response capabilities at a designated location.
Salt Lake City , UTGulf 51/12/15 - 3/18/15FEMA-American Red Cross Utah Region-Salt Lake City, UTSurvey Red Cross Shelters in the Salt Lake City area, which will support the National Shelter System. FEMA Corps Team members will update agreements with existing shelters currently under agreement; and update shelter surveys.
Lynnwood , WABayou 51/12/15 - 3/18/15FEMA- Region X- Lynnwood, WAAdd maps, standardize documents, advance a comprehensive report on the major natural hazards threats/risks in Region X


North Central Region FEMA - Vinton, IA

LocationTeamDatesSponsorProject Description
Oakland , CAPine 312/8/14 - 3/12/15FEMA-Region 9 Office-OaklandProvide IT support FEMA's Incident Management and Support workforce in Region IX
Denver , COHickory 512/8/14 - 3/12/15FEMA- Region 8 Field Office- Denver, COSupport Wasatch Catastrophic Earthquake Planning in Region 8
Washington , DCHickory 312/8/14 - 3/12/15FEMA- Headquarters- Washington, DCSupport the Manufactured Housing Unit Program Management Office; provide research; review documents, guides, and manuals; support the development of long-range program plans, goals, objectives, and milestones
Washington , DCHickory 412/8/14 - 3/12/15FEMA- Headquarters- Washington, DCAssist the Logistics Supply Chain Management System (LSCMS) staff in program findings to meet a strict suspense timeline
Washington , DCPine 41/26/15 - 3/12/15FEMA- Headquarters- Washington, DCSurvey reservists to request the status of their 1.1.1. equipment, badge, and travel card paperwork
Washington , DCPine 612/8/14 - 3/12/15FEMA- Headquarters- Washington, DCSupport the Center for Faith-Based and Neighborhood Partnerships Building Resilience with Diverse Communities effort
Washington , DCSpruce 512/8/14 - 3/12/15FEMA- Headquarters- Washington, DCSupport External Affairs with disaster preparedness functions in FEMA Headquarters
Washington , DCSpruce 612/8/14 - 3/12/15FEMA- Headquarters- Washington, DCAssist with the transition to a new Deployment and Tracking System by training FEMA staff, collecting data, trouble shooting, and proposing solutions to system issues
Chicago , ILSpruce 412/8/14 - 3/12/15FEMA- Region 5 Field Office- Chicago, ILAssist in the preparation of planning products; assist the Geospatial Information Officer on special administrative projects as needed
Frederick , MDSpruce 312/8/14 - 3/12/15FEMA- Distribution Center- Frederick, MDAssist Distribution Center Frederick staff to effectively plan, manage and sustain national logistics response and recovery operations in support of domestic emergencies and special events
Portland , MESpruce 212/8/14 - 3/12/15FEMA - Region IIncrease public knowledge through education, and ensure communities understand what steps are needed to prepare for and prevent fires
Kansas City , MOHickory 612/8/14 - 3/12/15FEMA - Region VIISupport the Public Assistance program in the recovery phase from severe storms, straight-line winds, tornadoes, and flooding during the period of June 14-23, 2014in Iowa
Colts Neck , NJSpruce 112/8/14 - 3/12/15FEMA- Region 2 Regional Response Coordination Center- Colts Neck, NJAssist the PA Closeout team and Regional Appeals team to reduce the backlog of Actions by assisting with workflow processes, reporting and tracking systems, and administrative workload
Forest Hills , NYHickory 212/8/14 - 3/12/15FEMA- Sandy Recovery Field Office- Forest Hills, NYSupport the Public Assistance program in the recovery phase from Hurricane Sandy
Forest Hills , NYPine 112/8/14 - 3/12/15FEMA- Sandy Recovery Field Office- Forest Hills, NYAssist Hazard Mitigation program at the New York Sandy Recovery Field Office
Denton , TXPine 212/8/14 - 3/12/15FEMA- Region 6 Field Office- Denton, TXSupport the Operations Integration Branch in Region XI to prepare the region for the upcoming winter season
Winchester , VAHickory 112/8/14 - 3/12/15FEMA- National Processing Service Center- Winchester, VASupport National Service Processing Center by performing registration intake, pulling up client information, collecting information, and assisting clients with their cases


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