Nonprofit of the Month: Pennsylvania Mountain Service Corps

Years in existence: 29 years

Total number of employees: 4 (with an annual National Service Corps of about 75-80 members)

Type of nonprofit: National service organization

Populations served: The AmeriCorps members of PMSC serve in communities across 13 counties of southwestern and south central Pennsylvania.

Areas of focus: We have three main areas of focus: education, environment and community wellness.

What services or programs does your nonprofit provide?: The Pennsylvania Mountain Service Corps is a local initiative of the AmeriCorps program. AmeriCorps is a national civil service corps created in the ideals of volunteerism and community service. PMSC organizes AmeriCorps members at different host sites throughout the region to address critical needs in education, environment, and community wellness. Through service, our AmeriCorps members help lift the communities and the people living there.

Upcoming Event: We currently have open AmeriCorps positions for the 2022-23 service term. Start a journey of National Service today! Visit www.pmsc.org/current-positions/.

Additional information: The Appalachia Intermediate Unit 8 is the administering agency for PMSC.

Contact Information: website: www.pmsc.org, phone: 814-472-7690 ext 2002, email: pmsc@pmsc.org, Facebook: PennsylvaniaMountainServiceCorps/, Instagram: pmscamericorps/.


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