The award-winning, Ingham County Health Department AmeriCorps State Program is accepting applications from organizations
to partner with ICHD who would benefit from hosting an AmeriCorps member for the 2019-2020 program year!
Commonly known as the “domestic Peace Corps,” AmeriCorps is a national service program governed by a federal agency – the Corporation for National and Community Service (CNCS) – and administered in Michigan by the Michigan Community Service Commission (MCSC).
AmeriCorps is a network of local, state, and national service programs that connect Americans in intensive service to meet our country’s critical needs in education, public safety, health, and the environment. AmeriCorps members serve with nonprofits, public
agencies, and faith-based and community organizations. Since 1994, AmeriCorps State members have provided needed assistance to millions of Americans across the nation.
The ICHD AmeriCorps State Program places members at organizations to work directly with the community in areas of food access and healthy lifestyles programming to increase healthy habits and reduce chronic diseases. We're looking for organizations within Ingham
County to host a member October 14, 2019 - September 21, 2020.
Don't miss your chance to become a partner with Ingham County Health Department!
Deadline to apply is June 20th, 2019.
To learn more about the program CLICK