Being a VYCC alumni is worth a lot.

If you have served on a crew with Vermont Youth Conservation Corps, there are benefits and services available to you. After all, you worked very hard to make the world a better place. We know that as a result of that hard work, our alumni continue to make a difference in the lives of their communities, families, workplaces, and local ecosystems.

Alumni Benefits

Professional development doesn’t end with your service, so we work with a variety of partners to help you make the most of your time after VYCC! Benefits of completing your service include:

Stay Connected

VYCC alumni belong to a professional network of over 6,000 fellow alumni. Our job board provides relevant job postings and service opportunities in the outdoor recreation, conservation, and agriculture industries. Our Facebook group helps you keep in touch and reconnect with all of your friends from your crew! And, our newsletter helps you stay up-to-date with everything going on at VYCC.

Share Your Story

Diversity In the Outdoors

There are a number of outdoor organizations with missions to diversify the leadership of conservation agencies and efforts across the U.S. Check out these great non-profits for job postings, resources, and more:

  • Outdoor Afro – Where Black People & Nature Meet
  • Latino Outdoors – A network of leaders committed to engaging Latinos/as in the outdoors, connecting familias and youth with nature, and supporting our community of storytellers to explore and share their personal experiences.
  • Out There Adventures – An adventure education organization committed to fostering positive identity development, individual empowerment and improved quality of life for queer young people through professionally facilitated experiential education activities.
  • Pride Outside – Connecting the LGBTQ community to the outdoors.

We know that your story doesn’t end with us! Take this 10 minute survey and let us know where you are, how you’ve been, and what adventures you’ve had since finishing your service!

Support Your Corps

Donate now and help us develop the next generation of conservationists!

Annual Alumni Profiles

Check out our past Alumni Profiles to get a glimpse of your colleagues from Corps to Career! Email us to share your story and feature in a future series!