WSC AmeriCorps member stories of service

WSC member Ashley holding a large tree branch


My name is Ash, and I serve as the Neighborhood Trees Coordinator for the City of Vancouver’s Urban Forestry department. Vancouver has only 18% tree

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WSC member Grady, serving with Opportunity Council in Bellingham stands in front of a dry-erase board with financial terms on it.

Financial stability

My name is Grady and I am a member of the AmeriCorps State and National Service Program, my area of focus being Economic Opportunity. This

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WSC member Tessa serving with YMCA Greater Seattle posing with a pitchfork, volunteers working in a park behind her.

Youth action

My name is Tessa, and I am an AmeriCorps member serving at the YMCA Earth Service Corps. My time dedicated to youth is mostly spent

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WSC member Francesca serving with the Hunger Intervention Program in Seattle lifts a crate of food stuff in a warehouse.

Learned preferences

My name is Frankie and I am currently serving as an AmeriCorps member with Hunger Intervention Program (HIP) in Lake City, Seattle. As Nutrition Program

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WSC member Elizabeth, in a blue aprom giving a presentation to 10 participants sitting around a table.

Food & community

My name is Elizabeth and I am serving as Community Food Educator at Solid Ground. In my role I help coordinate cooking and nutrition classes

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WSC member Rachel serving with University of Washington in Seattle poses with literature outside

Gender Equity

My name is Rachel and I serve as an AmeriCorps member at the University of Washington Women’s Center. As the Gender Equity and Leadership Coordinator,

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WSC member Madison serving with Delridge Neighborhood Development Association


Imagine you are in a forest grove underneath a tunnel of intertwining branches. The afternoon light is trickling in through the leaves, highlighting the forest

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