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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 202-606-7536.


AmeriCorps NCCC Deployment Regions


FEMA Corps Deployment Regions



AmeriCorps NCCC Deployment Report

Updated - July 22, 2016

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
Boston , MAMoose 56/13/16 - 8/12/16DREAM BostonNCCC will serve as DREAM Site Coordinators for each program site, providing supervision and mentoring to youth participants
Baltimore , MDBuffalo 36/11/16 - 8/12/16Parks and People FoundationAssisting youth of all ages during summer programming to increase their knowledge of environmental awareness as well as participating in vacant lot revitalization and urban gardening.
Baltimore , MDFalcon 46/11/16 - 8/12/16Lakeland Elementary/Middle SchoolServing as classroom assistants and mentors while implementing the Freedom School curriculum during the summer program at a Baltimore inner city elementary/middle school.
Baltimore , MDFalcon 506/11/16 - 8/12/16Baltimore Teacher NetworkProvide community support, serve as teacher aides, tutors, hall monitors, and mentors, members will support youth at an inner city Baltimore charter school during the summer enrichment program. Team will also participate in bee farming and urban gardening
Baltimore , MDMoose 16/25/16 - 7/29/16Macedonia Life Community Development Corp.Members will serve as camp counselors at an educational enrichment summer camp for inner city youth in Baltimore, MD.
Baltimore , MDMoose 46/20/16 - 8/5/16Baltimore Safe and Sound CampaignTeam will expand literacy opportunities for K-3 youth by designing and leading literacy and STEM activities.
Edgewood , MDFalcon 56/11/16 - 8/12/16The EPICENTERProviding support to youth during a summer educational enrichment camp, as well as painting, repairing fences, improving landscaping, and classroom closeout for a community center in Edgewood, MD.
Augusta , MEBuffalo 517/11/16 - 8/12/16Appalachian Trail ConservancyNCCC Team works to recover the exterior boundaries of the Appalachian Trail lands in order to ensure the continued protection of these lands.
Lawrenceville , NJFalcon 36/11/16 - 8/12/16HomeFront, Inc.Members will serve as camp counselors and tutors for the youth in summer camp. Members will also provide infrastructure improvements to a housing facility for homeless individuals in New Jersey.
Pennsauken , NJFalcon 26/11/16 - 8/12/16Urban Promise MinistriesServe as mentors to the youth of Camden through relational activities, teaching classes during the course of the camp day, and supervising free time activities. Camp is located in the inner city of Camden, NJ.
Catskill , NYMoose 26/22/16 - 8/12/16Catskill Community Centermembers will assist with a free summer program for approximately 200 elementary students, who would otherwise be left unattended
Saugerties , NYFalcon 16/11/16 - 8/12/16Catskill Animal SanctuaryMembers will assist in infrastructure improvements to a large pasture and creation of a boardwalk.
Philadelphia , PABuffalo 46/26/16 - 8/12/16The DREAM Program-PhiladelphiaMembers will provide supervision and mentoring to youth participating in the DREAM summer program.
Pawtucket , RIBuffalo 16/11/16 - 8/5/16Connecting Futures- PawtucketAssist the AmeriCorps Connecting Futures program’s goal to engage student volunteers in Work & Service Projects for the summer
Suffolk , VAPhoenix6/22/16 - 8/12/16US Fish & Wildlife Service, Northeast Region Fire ManagementNCCC Team will be assisting federal, state and NGOs with prescribed fires, wildfire suppression, and all-hazard incidents.
Springfield , VTBuffalo 27/2/16 - 8/12/16Vermont State Parks - Region 2NCCC members serve as camp counselors at the Muckross Day Camp as well as assisting with invasive species removal at nearby Mt. Ascutney and Wilgus State Parks.
Elkview , WVMoose 37/18/16 - 8/12/16Volunteer West VirginiaTeam will be assisting with mucking and gutting due to recent flooding activity.

 

Pacific Region - Sacramento, CA

LocationTeamDatesSponsorProject Description
Alturas , CASilver 503/23/16 - 8/15/16Modoc National ForestAssist with thinning and other forest projects, as well as respond to fires

 

Southwest Region - Denver, CO

The Southwest Region is currently on transition. New projects will begin in the next couple of weeks. Thank you.

 

 

North Central Region - Vinton, IA

LocationTeamDatesSponsorProject Description
Ames , IAOak 57/22/16 - 9/1/16Story County Conservation BoardRemoving invasive species and brush, improving water quality, removing and repairing fences, and improving timber stands
Dubuque , IAOak 67/15/16 - 9/1/16National Mississippi River Museum and AquariumPreserving a river shoreline with limestone riprap and repairing a historical building
Sperry , IACedar 67/15/16 - 9/1/16Des Moines County ConservationInstalling and refurbishing hiking and fishing trails, implementing erosion control techniques, installing navigational and emergency location signage, repainting and renovating buildings, constructing a parking lot, and removing invasive species
Vinton , IAMaple 37/15/16 - 8/5/16Vinton Parks and Recreation DepartmentBuilding and expanding trails, landscaping trail surfaces, constructing boardwalks and foot bridges, and installing signage on trails
Chicago , ILMaple 27/15/16 - 9/1/16Chicago CaresPlanning, setting up, and executing large, one day volunteer events throughout the city and its suburbs
East Saint Louis , ILMaple 56/6/16 - 8/10/16East Saint Louis Operation AmeriCorpsPerforming clean-up and renovation tasks with a variety of organizations across the city to help improve physical conditions and community pride
Mount Carroll , ILOak 47/15/16 - 9/1/16Carroll County Soil and Water Conservation DistrictClearing or widening existing trails, building foot bridges, establishing new trails, adding signage and mile markings, building erosion control structures, removing debris and logjams, and improving scenic overlooks
Park Forest , ILOak 17/15/16 - 9/1/16Village of Park Forest, IllinoisClearing pedestrian cut-throughs, drainage ways, and wetlands of overgrown vegetation, constructing an ADA ramp, painting, assisting at a food pantry and Veterans’ Closet, and mentoring youth involved in summer programs
Bloomington , INOak 77/15/16 - 9/1/16City of Bloomington Department of Economic and Sustainable DevelopmentCoordinating donation pick-ups, cleaning and sorting donations, canvassing local neighborhoods gathering energy data, aiding in basic weatherization projects, and participating in various outreach events
Flint , MICedar 77/15/16 - 9/1/16City of Flint Operation AmeriCorpsProviding supervision, education, and reflection activities for groups of campers; Initiating playground improvements, improving walkability around schools, and boarding up vacant properties
Flint , MIMaple 17/15/16 - 9/1/16Habitat for Humanity - Genesee CountyConstructing homes and rehabilitating a multi-use work/home building for low income families
Annandale , MNOak 37/15/16 - 9/1/16True FriendsProviding care and facilitating activities for campers with developmental, physical, and learning disabilities
Bemidji , MNCedar 37/15/16 - 9/1/16Boys & Girls Club of the Bemidji AreaProviding mentoring and one-on-one and group youth development activities and programs; Assisting in maintenance, garden upkeep, and building renovations
Maple Lake , MNMaple 47/15/16 - 9/1/16True FriendsProviding care and facilitating activities for campers with developmental, physical, and learning disabilities
Sturgeon Lake , MNMaple 67/15/16 - 9/1/16YMCA Camp MillerRebuilding and re-designating 8 miles of camp trail
Hamilton , OHMaple 77/22/16 - 9/1/16Supports to Encourage Low-Income Families (SELF)Perform critical home repairs for low income homeowners
Warren , OHOak 27/15/16 - 7/29/16Trumbull Neighborhood PartnershipPerforming landscaping, clean-up, clean-out, and renovation preparation on vacant properties
Sugar Land , TXCedar 57/15/16 - 8/7/16All Hands VolunteersMucking and gutting homes affected by flooding
Appleton , WICedar 17/15/16 - 9/1/16Truancy Reduction and Assessment CenterSupporting at risk youth programming to increase school engagement and enhance the connection to the core community resources
Hurley , WICedar 47/22/16 - 7/29/16Iron County Emergency Management ServicesMucking and gutting houses affected by flooding

 

Southern Region - Vicksburg, MS

The Southern Region is currently training Class 23 members. New projects will begin in the next couple of months. Thank you.

 



 

FEMA Corps Deployment Report

Updated - July 22, 2016


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
McClellan , CAOro 36/21/16 - 8/22/16FEMA-Region 9Deploy with N-IMAT West when activated; DSA field operations; provide realism during training scenarios and exercises
Moffett Field , CAOro 66/21/16 - 8/22/16FEMA - Distribution Center - Moffett Field, CAAssist Distribution Center; support commodity supply chain; ensure mission readiness of equipment and units
Oakland , CAAzul 16/21/16 - 8/22/16Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) - Region 9Assist Division/Branches in National Preparedness and related projects; develop a paperless environment; assist Preparedness Advisory with planning and outreach
Atlanta , GAAzul 86/28/16 - 8/22/16FEMA - Region III, West Virginia floodingProvide disaster survivor assistance in response to WV flooding; assess, inform, and report upon arrival to disaster location; ongoing support and rapid outreach to impacted community
Atlanta , GAOro 56/28/16 - 8/22/16FEMA - Region III, West Virginia floodingProvide disaster survivor assistance in response to WV flooding; assess, inform, and report upon arrival to disaster location; ongoing support and rapid outreach to impacted communities
Atlanta , GAOro 76/29/16 - 8/22/16FEMA - Region III, West Virginia floodingProvide disaster survivor assistance in response to WV flooding; assess, inform, and report upon arrival at disaster location; ongoing support and rapid outreach to impacted community
Atlanta , GAOro 86/28/16 - 8/22/16FEMA - Region III, West Virginia floodingProvide disaster survivor assistance in response to WV flooding; assess, inform, and report upon arrival to disaster location; ongoing support and rapid outreach to impacted community
Atlanta , GAVerde 26/27/16 - 8/22/16FEMA - Region III, West Virginia floodingProvide disaster survivor assistance in response to WV flooding; assess, inform, and report upon arrival at disaster location; ongoing support and rapid outreach to impacted community
Atlanta , GAVerde 46/27/16 - 8/22/16FEMA - Region III, West Virginia floodingProvide Disaster Survivor Assistance in response to WV Flooding; assess, inform, and report upon arrival to disaster location; ongoing support and rapid outreach to impacted community
Frederick , MDPlata 46/21/16 - 8/22/16FEMA- Region 3 Field Office- Philadelphia, PAAssist Distribution Center; plan, manage, and sustain national logistics response; support domestic emergencies and special events
Jefferson City , MOPlata 36/21/16 - 8/22/16FEMA- Region 7 Division F Office- Jefferson City, MOSupport National Disaster Recovery Support, Planning and Mitigation Sections; assist in development and publication of a Recovery Support strategy; perform admin duties for Joint Field Office
Fort Harrison , MTOro 46/21/16 - 8/22/16FEMA - Region VIIIConduct inventory of 440 Montana shelters; support National Shelter System efforts; assist state of Montana with shelter assessment and improvement
Angleton , TXPlata 16/27/16 - 7/30/16FEMA - Region VIAssist with donations management; outreach and community response; information gathering and recovery activities.
Austin , TXAzul 56/23/16 - 8/22/16Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) - JFO - Austin, TXProvide disaster assistance in response to TX flooding; assess, inform, and report upon arrival to disaster location; ongoing support and rapid outreach to impacted communities
Austin , TXPlata 76/21/16 - 8/22/16FEMA - Region VIProvide Disaster Survivor Assistance in response to TX flooding; assess, inform, and report upon arrival to disaster location; ongoing support and rapid outreach to impacted community
Austin , TXVerde 66/21/16 - 8/22/16FEMA - Region VIProvide Disaster Survivor Assistance in response to TX flooding; assess, inform, and report upon arrival to disaster location; ongoing support and rapid outreach to impacted community
Denton , TXPlata 36/21/16 - 8/22/16FEMA- Region 6 Office- Denton, TXDeploy to disasters as needed; assist with volunteer/donations management; plan and support field activities
Denton , TXPlata 77/19/16 - 8/22/16FEMA - National Processing Service Center- Denton, TXSupport National Processing Service Center; assist in registration activities; provide logistical support
Denton , TXVerde 66/21/16 - 8/22/16FEMA - Region VIAssist region in disaster readiness; participate in training and exercises; train and serve as Resource Trackers
Herndon , VAAzul 36/21/16 - 8/22/16FEMA IMAT East FacilitySupport National IMAT Team East-1; participate in training, exercises, and evaluations for readiness and response
Winchester , VAAzul 26/21/16 - 8/22/16Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) - Region 3 Warehouse HerndonAssist Distribution Center; support commodity supply chain; ensure mission readiness through generator maintenance operations
Charleston , WVAzul 67/5/16 - 8/22/16FEMA - Region III, West Virginia floodingAssist federal aid applicants in response to WV flooding; assess, inform, and report upon arrival to disaster location; ongoing support and rapid outreach to impacted community
Charleston , WVAzul 77/11/16 - 8/22/16FEMA - Region III, West Virginia floodingAssist federal aid applicants in response to WV flooding; assess, inform, and report upon arrival to disaster; ongoing support and rapid outreach to impacted community
Charleston , WVOro 17/9/16 - 8/22/16FEMA - Region III, West Virginia floodingSupport hazard mitigation in response to WV flooding; work with the Floodplain Management Crew on a Substantial Damage mission; provide in-person information to community members
Charleston , WVPlata 57/5/16 - 8/22/16FEMA - Region III, West Virginia floodingSupport federal aid applicants in response to WV flooding; assess, inform, and report upon arrival to disaster location; ongoing support and rapid outreach to impacted community
Charleston , WVPlata 67/5/16 - 8/22/16FEMA - Region III, West Virginia floodingAssist in preparation of planning tools; assist Geospatial Information Section; support Planning Section in disaster operations
Charleston , WVVerde 17/5/16 - 8/22/16FEMA - Region III, West Virginia floodingAssist in preparation of planning tools; assist Geospatial Information Section; support disaster operations with Planning Section
Charleston , WVVerde 37/11/16 - 8/22/16FEMA - Region III, West Virginia floodingSupport Joint Field Office, staging areas, and incident support bases; process, handle, and transport goods; inventory control and management at distribution centers
Charleston , WVVerde 57/11/16 - 8/22/16FEMA - Region III, West Virginia floodingProvide support to External Affairs; assist in media and congressional affairs; gather information on disaster situational awareness

 

Atlantic Region FEMA - Baltimore, MD

The Atlantic Region is currently training Class 23 members. New projects will begin in the next couple of months. Thank you.

 

Southern Region FEMA - Vicksburg, MS

The Southern Region is currently training Class 23 members. New projects will begin in the next couple of months. Thank you.

 

North Central Region FEMA - Vinton, IA

The North Central Region is currently in between FEMA Corps classes. New projects will begin in the next couple of months. Thank you.

 

 

 

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