Why Join AmeriCorps in Cowlitz County?
- Build your resume
- Earn money for education
- Make a difference
- Learn about the community needs
- Make friends
- Learn to be a Leader
- Change the world
Who Joins AmeriCorps in Cowlitz County?
- 244 Men and Women ages 17-69
- 6 with Master Level education or higher
- 27 with Bachelors level
- 65 with AA or Techinical School
- 31 with some college coursework
- 101 with a High School Diploma
- 14 with a GED
Teams have a rich diversity in age, ethnicity, education, and interests. Retirees are joining in increasing numbers as they decide that their new goals after retirement focus on making a difference and giving back. Members with bilingual skills are greatly needed in schools and non-profit organizations.