Make a lasting contribution to public lands or help supply food to hungry neighbors throughout Vermont. Serving as a VYCC Corps Member is a unique opportunity to work, travel, and make a difference. All Young Adult Crew Member positions serve as AmeriCorps members receving a weekly stipend, a Segal-Education award based on their service term, and many other benefits.
Crews consist of up to eight Corps Members and two Crew Leaders who come together from all walks of life to build strong bonds with each other and the surrounding environment. These crews either camp near their work site on our Spike Crews or live at home and come to work during the day on our Day Crews.
In addition to the skills gained from completing projects, each workday holds many opportunities for building technical skills, exploring diverse perspectives engaging conversations with fellow Corps Members, gaining job and career building skills, and learning about the natural world.
The skills you learn on these crews can ready you to jump into the workforce or continued education with the knowledge you need to join the agriculture, health care, and other well-paying fields. Ask us for more info about this!