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Get Involved – Apply Today for the Alumni Advisory Council

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Are you a Conservation Corps alum? Would you like to reconnect and network with fellow Conservation Corps alums? Are you seeking an opportunity to serve in a leadership capacity to advance your skills and experience?

Apply today to serve on Alumni Advisory Council for the Conservation Corps Minnesota & Iowa.


The Alumni Advisory Council supports Conservation Corps Minnesota & Iowa’s mission and goals by helping the organization strengthen their alumni network. Members will assist in developing alumni engagement strategies, help with planning events and activities, and provide input to Conservation Corps staff and board of directors on how to expand outreach to alumni.

Why Join?

Here are some of the reasons that members often cite when asked why they enjoy serving on the Alumni Advisory Council:

  • Outreach: Our members reach out to Corps members, past, present, and future. They attend events and participate in activities to spread the word about Corps opportunities.
  • Leadership: The Alumni Advisory Council offers to a variety of leadership opportunities. Members often speak with current Corps members, promote Conservation Corps within the community, and assist staff in developing and implementing alumni engagement plans.
  • Service: The Council is an opportunity to pay it forward – giving back to an organization that provided you with meaningful experiences! Our members volunteer their time in service to the organization and its constituencies.
  • Community: Being part of a group of people dedicated to national service and environmental conservation is a wonderful way to meet new people and reconnect with friends.

How to Apply:

Read through the position description for an Alumni Advisory Council member. Learn about the backgrounds of our current Alumni Advisory Council members by visiting our website here. Then, if you are interested, please submit an application online by Tuesday, January 15, 2019. Contact Melissa Cuff at 651-209-9900 x26 with questions.