Belle Isle State Park seeking 2021 AmeriCorps volunteers

The Virginia Service and Conservation Corps (VSCC) is accepting applications from volunteers to serve 1,200-hour AmeriCorps terms in 2021 at Belle Isle State Park in Lancaster.

Those selected receive valuable training, hands-on experience and federally-recognized certifications ensuring they are well-qualified for careers in environmental conservation, reported Andrew Sporrer, public relations and marketing specialist, Eastern Region, Virginia State Parks.

Candidates must be willing to commit to 1,200 hours of service, or approximately 37.5 hours per week from January to September, and can select either resource management or park operations experiential tracks.

AmeriCorps members on the resource management track will learn…[to-view-more]