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 NCCCDeployments@cns.gov or 202-606-6611.

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AmeriCorps NCCC Deployment Report

Updated - September 20, 2014

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 - Perry Point, MD

LocationTeamDatesSponsorProject Description
Bridgeport , CTRaven 19/15/14 - 11/4/14Habitat for Humanity - Coastal Fairfield CountyAssisting with the building and completion of new homes, and lead and train volunteers to become task leaders.
South Egremont , MAMoose 29/20/14 - 10/4/14Appalachian Mountain ClubAssisting with trial maintenance and construction to include new trail construction, re-vegetation on old/closed trails, basic tread realignment and maintenance, trail drainage improvement, and trail sign installation.
Catonsville , MDBuffalo 29/15/14 - 11/4/14Baltimore City Public Schools - Great Kids FarmAssisting with greenhouse and trail maintenance, harvesting and processing food, and will aid staff with presenting 11 educational summits to Baltimore City School students.
Baltimore , MDRaven 29/15/14 - 10/3/14Civic Works, IncAssisting with clearing, mulching, and planting an area to implement an urban food forest.
Baltimore , MDRaven 39/15/14 - 11/4/14Blue Water BaltimorePlanting trees, repotting trees, maintaining nursery, distributing saplings, and engaging residents in the Mayor's Tree Baltimore Initiative to create a tree canopy in Baltimore City to improve water quality and allow forests to regenerate naturally.
Bath , MEMoose 19/15/14 - 10/9/14Habitat for Humanity-Seven RiversAssist with weatherization and winterization of homes. This will include insulating doors, attics, basements, and hot water pipes; caulking, foam and weather stripping; completing energy analysis of residences; and repairing and replacing windows.
Manchester , NHMoose 59/15/14 - 11/4/14New Hampshire Food BankAssisting with Production Garden by harvesting produce, clearing and raising beds, weeding, plant care and preparing garden for winter. Assisting with managing community volunteers at garden.
Toms River , NJBuffalo 19/15/14 - 11/4/14Jersey CaresAssisting with volunteer management as Jersey Cares helps families recover from Superstorm Sandy by coordinating debris removal and home rebuilding.
Moonachie , NJMoose 49/15/14 - 11/4/14Volunteer Center of Bergen County (Bergen County VOAD)Rebuilding and restoring homes that were affected by Superstorm Sandy.
Central Islip , NYRaven 49/15/14 - 11/4/14Health and Welfare Council of Long IslandAssisting families that have remaining unmet needs due to Superstorm Sandy related to repair, muck/gut, debris removal, necessary outdoor work, or moving assistance
King of Prussia , PABuffalo 39/15/14 - 9/28/14Valley Forge National Historical ParkInstall/rehabilitate drainage features to control large volumes of water, and prevent erosion problems, and re-vegetate eroded areas to preserve the trail corridor on two trail sections in the park that are heavily used.
York , PABuffalo 49/15/14 - 11/4/14York Habitat For Humanity, Inc.Assisting with construction of homes; participating in the 9/11 Day of Service Event and helping to prepare for and participate in the October 14th Blitz Build Week.
Pittsburgh , PAMoose 39/15/14 - 11/4/14Rebuilding Together PittsburghMaking repairs to homes for low-income homeowners, mostly seniors
Suffolk , VAPhoenix 19/15/14 - 11/4/14US Fish & Wildlife Service, Northeast Region Fire ManagementFire management to include prescribed burns and fire suppression. Support federal, state and local natural resource management in preserve valuable open spaces for local wildlife.

 

Pacific Region - Sacramento, CA

The Pacific 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.

 

Southwest Region - Denver, CO

The Southwest 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.

 

North Central Region - Vinton, IA

LocationTeamDatesSponsorProject Description
Waterloo , IACedar 39/25/14 - 9/28/14Iowa Dental FoundationSet up, take down, and support the operations of a field dental clinic that will serve an estimated 1300 children and adults free of charge over a two day period
Monticello , IAMaple 89/8/14 - 11/7/14Camp CourageousServe as camp counselors for people with disabilities by assisting with daily living activities, managing behaviors, ensuring camper safety and encouraging participation.
Noblesville , INMaple 29/8/14 - 9/29/14Hamilton County Parks and RecreationAssist with the construction of a community archery facility and adjoining trail
Lincoln City , INMaple 49/8/14 - 9/29/14Lincoln Boyhood National MemorialClear fire lines; Assist with removal of exotic plant vegetation; Repair and replace split rail fencing; Assist with the interpretative program
Flint , MIMaple 39/8/14 - 9/27/14City of FlintBoard up vacant buildings; Perform small scale rehabilitation projects; Remove waste and beautify yards in the Civic Park Historic District
Warren , MIOak 89/8/14 - 10/4/14All Hands Volunteers- DetroitMuck and gut flood damaged homes in Metro Detroit
Sidney , NEMaple 19/8/14 - 9/27/14South Platte Natural Resources DistrictScrape, paint, and make minor repairs of various buildings on Oliver Reservoir; clear felled trees; support a local recycling center
Halsey , NEOak 19/8/14 - 10/8/14Nebraska National Forests and GrasslandsBuild, repair, and/or remove fencing; Create and/or improve signage; Remove hazardous trees left following 2012 wildfires; Maintain and/or improve trails
Struthers , OHCedar 69/8/14 - 9/27/14Habitat for Humanity - Mahoning CountyConstruct homes for low-income families living in Mahoning County, OH; opportunities for leadership development through leading unskilled volunteers
Hamilton , OHOak 79/8/14 - 10/8/14Supports to Encourage Low-Income Families (SELF)Perform critical home repairs for low income homeowners
Canton , SDCedar 49/8/14 - 10/4/14Lutheran Social Services of South DakotaAssist with flood recovery efforts by removing debris, mucking and gutting homes, and repairing farm dwellings and outbuildings
Spearfish , SDCedar 59/8/14 - 10/7/14Spirit of the Hills Wildlife SanctuaryPaint murals; Install firewall break; Perform trail maintenance and noxious weed removal.
Wessington Springs , SDOak 39/8/14 - 10/4/14Lutheran Social Services of South DakotaRemove tornado debris from much of the community of Wessington Springs, South Dakota, as well as surrounding farmland

 

Southern Region - Vicksburg, MS

The Southern Region is currently in transition phase at this time. New projects will begin in the following weeks. Thank You.



 

FEMA Corps Deployment Report

Updated - September 20, 2014


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

LocationTeamDatesSponsorProject Description
Pasadena , CAFEMA Blue 29/3/15 - 11/25/14FEMA/DHS-Region 9-Southern California Area Field Office (SO CA AFO)Conduct FEMA's "Ready, Steady, Strong" program to better prepare the community for disasters.
McClellan , CAFEMA Blue 39/3/14 - 11/25/14FEMA-IMAT WestSupport FEMA IMAT West in their Disaster Survivor Assistance capabilities; assist readiness efforts; deploy with FEMA IMAT West on disaster as needed.
Los Angeles , CAFEMA Green 49/3/14 - 11/25/14FEMA-Region 9-FEMA Connect-Los AngelesConduct FEMA's "Ready, Steady, Strong" program to better prepare the community for disasters.
Washington , DCFEMA Blue 59/3/14 - 11/25/14FEMA- Headquarters- Washington, DCAssist with media, intergovernmental and congressional inquiries; organize videos and photos for future media projects; assist with FEMA messaging campaigns to prepare for the Spring disaster season.
Washington , DCFEMA Green 59/3/14 - 11/25/14FEMA- Headquarters- Washington, DCAssist with the development and implementation of an Air Operations Plan for future National Response Coordination Center activations.
Washington , DCFEMA Silver 49/4/14 - 11/25/14FEMA- Headquarters- Washington, DCAssist Disaster Survivor Assistance staff with ongoing mission support to field staff; Enhance Disaster Survivor Assistance trainings and materials.
Denton , TXFEMA Gold 19/3/14 - 11/25/14FEMA- Region 6 AnnexProvide incident support and continuity during disaster and non-disaster operations in FEMA Region 6.
Denton , TXFEMA Gold 49/3/14 - 11/25/14FEMA- Region 6 Office- Denton, TXAssist with data entry, administrative and inventory tasks; Support a variety of Region 6 departments.
Denton , TXFEMA Gold 59/4/14 - 11/25/14FEMA- Region 6 Office- Denton, TXAssist with planning, outreach, and execution for America's PrepareAthon and National Preparedness Month efforts in FEMA Region 6.
Denton , TXFEMA Green 19/3/14 - 11/25/14FEMA- Region 6 AnnexSupport to the Public Assistance staff with processing appeals, close-out tasks, and other administrative duties.
Denton , TXFEMA Green 29/3/14 - 11/25/14FEMA- Region 6 Office- Denton, TXAssist with data entry, administrative and inventory tasks; Support a variety of Region 6 departments.
Denton , TXFEMA Silver 39/3/14 - 11/25/14FEMA- Region 6 Field Office- Denton, TXConduct sheltering outreach and database management for Mass Care Support planning efforts.
Mount Weather , VAFEMA Blue 49/3/14 - 11/25/14FEMA- Mount Weather EOCConduct deployment calls to personnel entering the field to support disaster-affected communities; Brief personnel on information vital to the missions in the field.
Bothell , WAFEMA Green 39/3/14 - 11/25/14FEMA-Region 10Support a variety of disaster mitigation planning tasks in Pierce County and King County, WA.
Bothell , WAFEMA Silver 19/3/14 - 11/25/14FEMA-Region 10Assist in the development and implementation of GIS products for FEMA Region 10.

 

Southwest Region FEMA - Denver, CO

LocationTeamDatesSponsorProject Description
Anniston , ALGlacier 48/22/14 - 11/4/14FEMA- Center for Domestic Preparedness- Anniston, ALSupporting the needs of Center for Domestic Preparedness as it identifies, develops, tests, and delivers training to state, local, and tribal emergency response providers.
Washington , DCGlacier 28/25/14 - 11/3/14FEMA- Headquarters- Washington, DCProviding research, development, and product development in support of multiple program offices for future disasters.
Washington , DCTundra 38/25/14 - 11/7/14FEMA- Headquarters- Washington, DCSupporting outreach to leverage partnerships between faith-based/community organizations and DHS; Supporting emergency preparedness, response and recovery for children and adults with disabilities and functional needs before, during and after a disaster.
Washington , DCTundra 58/25/14 - 11/7/14FEMA- Headquarters- Washington, DCModifying programs for FEMA trainers and trainees within the Logistics Supply Chain Management System, devising standard operating procedures, and standardizing visual and written documentation to help FEMA move supplies quickly in times of disaster.
Atlanta , GAAlpine 18/22/14 - 11/4/14FEMA- Region 4 Field Office- Atlanta, GAProviding research, development, and product development in support of multiple program offices for future disasters.
Bloomington , MNAlpine 38/29/14 - 11/7/14FEMA-Joint Field Office-Bloomington, MNProviding Public Assistance support to the state for recovery operations to restore the infrastructure of the community.
Bloomington , MNGlacier 38/21/14 - 11/5/14FEMA-Joint Field Office-Bloomington, MNProviding Public Assistance support to the state for recovery operations to restore the infrastructure of the community.
Kansas City , MOAlpine 48/21/14 - 11/5/14FEMA- Region 7 Field Office- Kansas City, MOSupporting America’s PrepareAthon, as well as National Preparedness Month efforts to build understanding about disasters and increase preparedness in communities.
Kansas City , MOAlpine 58/21/14 - 11/7/14FEMA- Region 7 Field Office- Kansas City, MOSupporting GIS data entry for archaeological surveys to be submitted and used by the archaeological community; assisting in disaster contract close-out activities.
Kansas City , MOTundra 18/21/14 - 10/20/14FEMA-Region 7 Nebraska Virtual JFO-Kansas City, MOSupporting community recovery efforts in response to severe storms that impacted the state of Nebraska by supporting Public Assistance with Quality Assurance/Quality Control and working with External Affairs.
New York , NYTundra 28/25/14 - 11/7/14FEMA- Region 2 Field Office- New York, NYProviding research, development, and product development in support of multiple program offices for future disasters.
Denton , TXGlacier 18/21/14 - 11/5/14FEMA- National Processing Service Center- Denton, TXAssisting clients with their cases in NEMIS, participating in client information collection, and matching FEMA programs to individual unmet needs.
Fort Worth , TXGlacier 58/21/14 - 11/5/14FEMA- Distribution Center- Fort WorthPlanning, managing and sustaining national logistics response and recovery operations, in support of domestic emergencies and special events.
Salt Lake City , UTTundra 48/21/14 - 11/5/14FEMA-American Red Cross Utah Region-Salt Lake City, UTVerifying the viability and capacity of shelters to sustain mass evacuation operations resulting from a presidentially declared disaster.
Winchester , VAAlpine 28/25/14 - 11/3/14FEMA- National Processing Service Center- Winchester, VAAssisting clients with their cases in NEMIS, participating in client information collection, and matching FEMA programs to individual unmet needs.

 

Atlantic Region FEMA - Perry Point, MD

LocationTeamDatesSponsorProject Description
Atlanta , GAOtter 38/27/14 - 4/22/15FEMA - Region IVTeam will assist with Region IV County Profile Preparedness Project.
Atlanta , GAOtter 58/27/14 - 12/15/14FEMA - Region IVTeam will assist with logistics operations related to initial staging response for Region IV including IMAT and DRC support.
Maynard , MAOtter 18/29/14 - 11/15/14FEMA- Region I Regional Response CenterTeam will support Regional Office, Regional Response Center, Disaster Response Support Facility, and if needed, supporting the effort to return the JFO and recovery efforts back to the state and local governments.
Augusta , MEOtter 49/8/14 - 12/16/14Maine State MuseumTeam will assist in creating state-wide cultural institution's disaster plans.
New York , NYOtter 28/27/14 - 12/17/14FEMA- Region 2 Field Office- New York, NYTeam will assist in preparations for the National Preparedness Month and America's Prepare-A-thon! Individual and Community Preparedness Programs.

 

Southern Region FEMA - Vicksburg, MS

LocationTeamDatesSponsorProject Description
Washington , DCGulf 18/28/14 - 12/19/14FEMA- Headquarters- Washington, DCMonitor, track, report, and provide oversight into the implementation continuous improvement program, Audit Decompositions, data integrity checks, and beta-testing the new 2010 SharePoint Audit Management System.
Washington , DCGulf 38/28/14 - 12/19/14FEMA- Headquarters- Washington, DCImprove National Disaster Recovery Framework materials, as well as to develop better means and tools to reach the target audience enabling them to develop consistently better products following events.
Washington , DCGulf 48/28/14 - 12/19/14FEMA- Headquarters- Washington, DCReview documents for solicitations, develop guides to be used by FEMA Corps teams and other FEMA employees to inspect MHUs when they are received, installed and maintained.
Washington , DCSummit 58/28/14 - 12/19/14FEMA- National Exercise Division- Washington, DCDevelop NEP procedural documents for more streamlined program management; complete training related to the Homeland Security Exercise and Evaluation Program
Atlanta , GABayou 38/27/14 - 12/21/14FEMA-Region IV-AtlantaSupport regional disaster close-out projects. Dispose of and transport excess and surplus disaster materials no longer required or serviceable.
Maynard , MAGulf 78/30/14 - 12/19/14FEMA- Region I Regional Response CenterResearch and product development, in support of multiple program offices such as Response Operations, Recovery Individual Assistance, Recovery Public Assistance, Logistics and Mitigation.
Hyattsville , MDBayou 58/28/14 - 12/19/14FEMA-National Processing Service Center- MarylandRegistration intake, augment staff by pulling up client information and other information on FEMA assistance programs.
Hyattsville , MDGulf 68/28/14 - 12/19/14FEMA-National Processing Service Center- MarylandRegistration intake, pulling up client information and other information on FEMA assistance programs.
Kansas City , MOBayou 49/2/14 - 12/20/14FEMA - Region VIIWork side-by-side on steady state, training, programmatic integration, exercises and deployments to emergency and disaster declarations.
Kansas City , MOGulf 58/28/14 - 12/20/14FEMA - Region VIIResearch and determine skills, training, education, and other requirements needed to enhance disaster response, recovery, and close-out activities.
Raleigh , NCSummit 48/28/14 - 12/20/14FEMA- North Carolina Division of Emergency Management- Raleigh, NCUpdate of the State Recovery Plan and the State Recovery Guide by describing missions, organization, and concept of operations for the state recovery after a major disaster.
Forest Hills , NYGulf 28/29/14 - 12/19/14FEMA- Joint Field Office- Forest Hills, NYAdapt and deliver the FEMA "Ready Steady Strong" Program to selected audiences through workshops.
Albany , NYSummit 28/29/14 - 12/19/14FEMA - Albany Joint Field OfficeSupport survivors in getting their needs met. The team will be developing job aids, tracking progress, and coordinating staffing needs.
Denton , TXSummit 38/27/14 - 12/21/14FEMA- National Processing Service Center- Denton, TXRegistration intake, pulling up client information and other information on FEMA assistance programs.
Winchester , VABayou 28/28/14 - 12/19/14FEMA- National Processing Service Center- Winchester, VARegistration intake, augment staff by pulling up client information and other information on FEMA assistance programs.
Herndon , VASummit 18/28/14 - 12/19/14FEMA-Region 3-Warehouse HerndonAssemble and un-assemble Western Shelter tents, inspect, package, label and ready for deployment.
Lynnwood , WABayou 19/2/14 - 12/19/14FEMA- Region X- Lynnwood, WACompile disaster video and photography and categorize that video for ongoing video projects. They will be assisting with ongoing media calls, inquiries from local officials, outreach efforts and other required External Affairs duties.

 

North Central Region FEMA - Vinton, IA

The North Central 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.

 

 

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