Local students recognized for their work with AmeriCorps
2014 Jun 3Fort Lewis College students were recognized for their work with AmeriCorps to serve the community. AmeriCorps members serve in a non-profit or government site focusing on either education or capacity building projects. The member completes 450 to 900 hours in one area that gives back to the local community. Upon completion of service, a member receives an AmeriCorps Education Award between $1,468 - $2,775 depending on the level of their time commitment.