AmeriCorps Graduation and Recruitment for 2019-20

AmeriCorps Graduation and Recruitment for 2019-20
Posted on 08/01/2019
AmeriCorps Graduation and Recruitment for 2019-20Each AmeriCorps graduate received a monthly living allowance as well as a Segal AmeriCorps Education Award upon completion of the program.

In attendance at the graduation were PASD board directors, Superintendent Marty Brewer, Port Angeles City Council Members Cheri Kidd and Jim Moran, and family members and friends of the AmeriCorps team members.

AmeriCorps is supported generously by the Albert Haller Foundation, Port Angeles Education Foundation and the Ben Phillips Foundation. Program partners include North Olympic Library System (NOLS), YMCA, Boys and Girls Club of the Olympic Peninsula, Lower Elwha Klallam Tribe and the United Way of Clallam County.

One member, Jesse Fox, will return for a second term of service within PASD schools.

Port Angeles School District is currently recruiting for the 2019-2020 AmeriCorps team.

 “We are very proud of our members’ work with children in the Port Angeles schools and look forward to another year filled with wonderful mentorships.” Stated Michell Gentry, program coordinator.

For more information, please contact Michell Gentry at mgentry@portangelesschools.org or 360.565.1976.  For a description of the AmeriCorps position, go to the Port Angeles School District’s website at www.portangelesschools.org or tinyurl.com/PASDAC.

(Photo by Carrie Sanford/Port Angeles School District)
AmeriCorps Members for the 2018-19 year included (front row, from left) Gabby Roderick, Amy Heath, Tim Hernandez, (back row, from left) Claudia Carvell, Jesse Fox, Bella Monger, Clare Wegener, Amber Eck, Dylan Godsey and Michell Gentry, program coordinator.  Not shown: Carrie Sanford, AmeriCorps program administrative assistant.