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Be a Force of Nature: Announcing Community Forestry Corps

We’re excited to help launch a new strategic initiative of ServeMinnesota in September! Developed by a climate design team, in collaboration with the University of Minnesota Department of Forestry, Minnesota Green Corps and Tree Trust, the Community Forestry Corps will engage a team of AmeriCorps members in the preservation and revitalization of Minnesota’s forests.

Community Forestry Corps members will serve 40 hours a week at a nonprofit or public agency with a mission to preserve and protect Minnesota’s environment and strengthen communities, with a focus on preserving and increasing tree canopy. 

Term of Service: September 27 – August 28
Stipend: $650 every two weeks
Health Insurance: Individual coverage with no monthly premium
Education Award: $6,195.95 for tuition or student loans 

Please help us spread the word by sharing this news in your networks! To be part of the Community Forestry Corps, candidates should apply by Wednesday, September 9, 2020. 

Have questions or want to learn more? Email us at forestry@servetogrow.org.

Suzanne PagelBe a Force of Nature: Announcing Community Forestry Corps