COME SERVE WITH RESILIENCE CORPS NC THIS YEAR

What is AmeriCorps?
AmeriCorps is a bridge builder, a force multiplier, a way to connect individuals and organizations to support their communities in tackling challenges. AmeriCorps programs across the country address a variety of community needs like education, economic opportunity, environmental stewardship, healthy futures, disaster response, and veteran & military family services.

What does Resilience Corps NC do?
CTNC’s AmeriCorps program, Resilience Corps NC, seeks to address our state’s changing climate by expanding access to environmental education, increasing eco-literacy, promoting disaster resiliency, and utilizing communities to identify and address climate-related issues.

Who should apply for a position with Resilience Corps NC?
Our program is a great opportunity for:
-Recent graduates looking to build experience and a strong professional network
-Established professionals seeking a career change
-Passionate conservationists wanting to give back to their community

What benefits do Resilience Corps members receive?
-Living stipend, paid twice monthly
-Education award (upon completion of service)
-Healthcare premium reimbursement
-Childcare assistance
-SNAP eligibility

All positions listed below are unique. Be sure to carefully read through each listing before applying. Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis.

Career Opportunities

This position is with the North Carolina Zoo, located in Asheboro, NC. The Zoo’s mission is to protect wildlife and wild places and inspires people to join us in conserving the natural world. We do this through our four pillars of animal welfare, conservation, education, and guest engagement. The AmeriCorps member will be helping us achieve our mission through our conservation and education…
This position is a joint position with the Green River Preserve, located in Cedar Mountain NC. The mission of the Green River Preserve is to inspire environmental stewards through a joyful connection to nature. This 2022-2023 AmeriCorps position will have a start date (for new full-time 11 month members) of September 1st, 2022 (or soon thereafter), and an end date of July 31st 2023 (or 11
This position is with Meals on Wheels Durham, located in Durham, North Carolina. MOW Durham's mission is to enhance the quality of life for seniors, people with disabilities, and other eligible community members who are unable to provide proper nutrition for themselves by delivering meals, offering personal interactions, and providing other complementary services. Dedicated volunteers deliver…
This position is with Durham Public Schools Hub Farm, located in Durham, NC. The Hub Farm's mission is to engage the DPS community in meaningful outdoor experiences. The 2022-2023 AmeriCorps positions will have a start date (for new full-time 11 month members) of September 1st 2022 and an end date of July 31st 2023. **Please make sure you upload all of the required documents - Resume, Cover…
This position is with Keep Durham Beautiful (KDB), located in Durham, North Carolina. KDB is a 15-year old nonprofit organization, working with community and in close partnership with the City and County of Durham to engage and inspire individuals to take greater responsibility for their community environment. KDB focuses on litter prevention, waste reduction, and community greening--including…
This position is with Grandfather Mountain Stewardship Foundation, located in Linville, NC. Grandfather Mountain Stewardship Foundation mission statement: "Inspiring conservation of the natural world by helping guests explore, understand, and value the wonders of Grandfather Mountain." Education and Interpretation Department mission statement: "Fostering stewardship of the natural world by…
This position is with the Town of Princeville in North Carolina. Princeville is the oldest town chartered by freed blacks in America. Historically, the Town of Princeville has been populated primarily by African Americans and struggled early on with social and economic difficulties relating to racism. Over time, the citizens of Princeville have developed a strong sense of pride in their history…
This position is a joint position with the Altapass Foundation (based in Spruce Pine) and the Conservation Trust of North Carolina (based in Raleigh). The mission of the Altapass Foundation, Inc. is to preserve the history, heritage and culture of the Blue Ridge Mountains; protect the underlying orchard land with its apples, wetlands, butterflies, and other natural features; and educate the…
This position is with Sound Rivers, located in Washington, NC. Founded in 1981, Sound Rivers’ (SRI) mission is to monitor, protect, and enhance the Tar-Pamlico and Neuse Rivers and watersheds while promoting environmental justice; it is the only non-profit organization focused on this goal. SRI boasts more than 2500 members and a staff of eight and accomplishes its mission through education…