Updates & Stories

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by Kayla Wagner, Central District Field Crew Member/ AmeriCorps Member Each Conservation Corps Crew is different. My crew is unique where we work solely for… Read More

2020: A Year of Growth

by Sidney Hauck, Recruitment Capacity Building Specialist/ AmeriCorps Member with Conservation Corps Minnesota & Iowa through the Individual Placement program My life has never been… Read More

9/11 Day of Service

September 11, 2021 is the 20th Anniversary of that tragic day. On this day Americans across the country are called to volunteer in their local… Read More

The Bees Knees

by Ashley Broussard, Agriculture and Water Outreach AmeriCorps Member with the Minnesota Department of Agriculture through Conservation Corps’ Individual Placement program Did you know, pollinators… Read More

CCMI moving forward in our work for justice, equity, diversity, and inclusion

“Injustice Anywhere Is a Threat to Justice Everywhere” – Martin Luther King Jr., 1963 These words, on a yard sign in my neighborhood… Read More

Fall Is Coming

by Kelsey Jennings, Urban Outreach Specialist/ AmeriCorps Member with MN DNR State Parks and Trails through Conservation Corps’ Individual Placement program It is officially September,… Read More

Life Is Not Linear

by Kayla Wagner, Central District Field Crew Member/ AmeriCorps Member I did not know what to expect out of life after college. When I graduated… Read More

Conservation Language

by David Minor, Communications Outreach Specialist/ AmeriCorps Member with MN DNR Scientific and Natural Areas through Conservation Corps’ Individual Placement program Words are a pretty… Read More

Stop and Smell the Flowers

by Ashley Broussard, Agriculture and Water Outreach AmeriCorps Member with the Minnesota Department of Agriculture through Conservation Corps’ Individual Placement program Reinvest in Minnesota (RIM)… Read More

How to Write a Facebook Post

by David Minor, Communications Outreach Specialist/ AmeriCorps Member with MN DNR Scientific and Natural Areas through Conservation Corps’ Individual Placement program One of my biggest… Read More