Impact

Conservation Corps Minnesota & Iowa provides meaningful work for young people in managing natural resources, responding to disasters, conserving energy, and leading volunteers. We provide training in resource management, safety, job-readiness, and technical skills, and we help young people develop personal responsibility, a strong work ethic , and greater awareness of environmental stewardship.

Resources Restored - 2020

16,870 acres

of public land improved & restored

781 miles

of trails & waterways built & maintained

38,620

trees, shrubs, and grasses planted

Lives Changed - 2020

283

Corpsmembers engaged

240,852

total service hours

75%

of members better prepared for their next job

86%

of members developed workforce readiness skills

90%

of members more knowledgeable about the environment

5,838 hours

of emergency response & preparedness service in 2020