In the 2015-2016 service year, 40 Minnesota GreenCorps members served at 40 host sites around the state, with projects involving energy conservation, green transportation, stormwater, urban forestry, waste prevention and recycling, and living green outreach.
Green Infrastructure member serving with the Urban Forestry Division of the city of St. Paul Department of Parks and Recreation.
A Green Transportation member with PartnerSHIP 4 Health, based at Clay County Public Health in Moorhead, promoting and facilitating healthy and green forms of transportation, primarily walking and biking.
A Green Infrastructure – Local Foods member serving with Winona County
A Green Infrastructure (Local Foods) member at Cleveland Neighborhood Association (CNA), a community development organization that serves North Minneapolis residents. My service focuses on the management of the Cleveland Neighborhood Garden and environmental outreach projects such as recycling education, composting, water conservation, and farm-to-table economic opportunities.
Serving at Freshwater Society in St. Paul, focusing on the Master Water Stewards program, which certifies and supports community members to become leaders and stormwater experts.
Green Infrastructure—Urban Forestry member serving with the city of Fridley. My work involves projects that raise awareness of how vital trees are to a city’s infrastructure and the hugely negative impact of losing trees.
A Waste Prevention and Recycling member serving with the city of Coon Rapids. The main focus of my time will be evaluating and improving Recycling in multi-family dwellings in the city.
A Living Green member with Urban Roots, a non-profit organization in East Saint Paul.