News & Updates

Welcome to Nalani, Interim Executive Director

We are excited to announce Conservation Corps Minnesota & Iowa’s interim executive director, Nalani McCutcheon! Nalani McCutcheon has fostered a life-long passion for the environment… Read More

Conservation Corps Minnesota & Iowa and ServeMinnesota Launch Minnesota Energy Climate Corps

A program to train the next generation of diverse clean energy professionals ST. PAUL/MINNEAPOLIS, Minn., October 16, 2023 – Saint Paul-based nonprofit Conservation… Read More

Request for Proposals: Strategic Planning and Mission Review

Conservation Corps Minnesota & Iowa (CCMI) is seeking proposals from qualified consultants or consulting firms to provide strategic planning services that encompass a comprehensive review… Read More

Announcing My Retirement

Dear CCMI Community, I am writing to announce that the time has come for me to retire from Conservation Corps Minnesota & Iowa (CCMI). My… Read More

Tragic News and Summer Youth Corps Update

Dear CCMI Community, We have heartbreaking news to share with you. Our Summer Youth Corps (SYC) program experienced the tragic loss of youth member, Anne… Read More

The Circle of Life: Cutting and Planting Trees in Conservation Corps

By Sommer Meyer, Central Field Specialist / AmeriCorps Member   Planting trees is often seen as a very conservation-centered activity, and it is!… Read More