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Submitted by nicky.campbell on Wed, 12/02/2020 - 09:50

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AmeriCorps made it possible for me to pursue my passion: environmental conservation. It provided me with the hands-on experience that I needed to advance in the field.

“She was forced into a marriage years ago and since then, was continuously abused by her husband. This woman was the first person that I translated for during my year of service.”

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Zhara Keshwani

AmeriCorps member

AmeriCorps was there to give Caitlin the opportunity and experience to make a change in the trajectory of her career.

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Caitlin Clooser

AmeriCorps alumnus

AmeriCorps members gain valuable career skills and bolstered civic and community engagement while building homes and refurbishing computers

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YouthBuild USA

AmeriCorps grantee

College Community Career was founded to address the dire need to increase college success among low-income students in the greater Houston area.

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CollegeCommunityCareer

AmeriCorps grantee

“When I reflect upon Anthony’s story, it reminds me of my own in many ways.”

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College Advising Corps

AmeriCorps grantee

“It is a great opportunity to be able to help meet the needs of my fellow Veterans and take on the challenge of the AmeriCorps pledge to ‘get things done for America.”

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Loretta Coleman

AmeriCorps member

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