AmeriCorps 2015-2016

"Mobilizing and connecting people and resources..."

Americorps Members: Melissa Cano, Rick Blevins, and Jacqui Olea participate in Silver City's Downtown Clean-up Main Street Campaign.

The Wellness Coalition is please to announce the award of the 2015-2016 AmeriCorps program to provide service members to community agency partners in Catron, Grant, Hidalgo, and Luna counties in southwestern New Mexico. 

TWC will be hosting the following programs:

Commodity Supplemental Food Program, Regional Feeding Program
Medical Reserve Corps, Regional Disaster Response Preparedness
Youth Conservation Corps, Regional Conservation Program
Youth Volunteer Corps, Regional Youth Projects


TWC will be working with the following sites this year:

Aldo Leopold Charter School, STEM Education, Silver City
Center for Health Innovation, Health Careers Academy, Silver City
Gila Regional Information Project, Environmental Projects, Silver City
Grant County Youth Business Incubator, School Project, Silver City
Guadalupe Montessori School, Family Programs, Silver City
Hidalgo County Food Coalition, Community Green Spaces, Lordsburg
Hidalgo Medical Services, Family Support, Lordsburg
National Center for Frontier Communities, Food Policy Council, Silver City
Southwest New Mexico Council of Governments, Energy Efficiency, Silver City
SPIRIT of Hidalgo, Women Mentoring Project, Lordsburg
Village of Santa Clara, Ft Bayard Projects, Santa Clara


For more information, check out our Jobs and Volunteer Opportunities or contact us