June 2007



STILL TIME -- The Coconino Rural Environment Corps (CREC) still has open positions available in their summer Youth Conservation Corps (YCC) in the communities of Flagstaff, Sedona,and Williams.  YCC is a conservation and service corps program for all 16-18 year old teens who want to make a difference in their world. YCC participants work in small crews of six to eight with the guidance of Youth Mentors.  Service projects are usually outside and may include trail construction and maintenance, fence construction, invasive species removal, park maintenance, community landscaping and more.The position pays a living stipend of $270 per week.  Participants who are 17 or 18 years old are eligible to become AmeriCorps members and earn college scholarships of $1,000 upon successful completion of their YCC term.More information re: apply is available at www.crecweb.org/ycc/jobs.php