Bailey’s Builders: AmeriCorps NCCC Spotlight!

March 27, 2015 | Leave a reply

Throughout March and April, Bailey’s Builders will be shining the spotlight on all of our awesome AmeriCorps NCCC members. They will be spending the next few weeks with us building in Sheridan Hollow! Bailey Chase reporting live in Sheridan Hollow! My next AmeriCorps NCCC interview is with Kelsie from Saginaw, Michigan! Kelsie has her Associates Degree in Environmental Technology from Delta College. Her favorite color is purple, she loves cheesecake and hula hoop dancing! Let’s find out a little more about her… How did you hear about AmeriCorps NCCC? Kelsie: I heard about AmeriCorps from a friend who had also joined. Why did you decide to join? Kelsie: I love to travel and I also felt like it was a calling from God for me to do something. What do you plan to do after AmeriCorps NCCC? Kelsie: I would like to possibly join the Conservation Corps. Everyone in your group is assigned a specific role, what is yours? Kelsie: I am the Vehicle Safety and Tools Coordinator. I make sure our vehicle is up to par and that everyone is using their tools correctly. What is your favorite thing so far about working with Habitat? Kelsie: I really like learning new trades. I’ve never done construction before- […]

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Bailey’s Builders: AmeriCorps NCCC Spotlight!

March 25, 2015 | Leave a reply

Throughout March and April, Bailey’s Builders will be shining the spotlight on all of our awesome AmeriCorps NCCC members. They will be spending the next few weeks with us building in Sheridan Hollow! Bailey Chase reporting live in Sheridan Hollow! My next AmeriCorps NCCC interview is with Roy from Atlanta, Georgia! Roy recently participated in JobCorps in Pineknot, Kentucky. His favorite color is green, he loves ALL food and he likes playing basketball in his free time! Let’s find out a little more about him… How did you hear about AmeriCorps NCCC? Roy: I heard about AmeriCorps NCCC while I was in JobCorps. Why did you decide to join? Roy: I thought it sounded like a good opportunity and that it would be good college prep. What do you plan to do after AmeriCorps NCCC? Roy: I am looking at colleges for Architecture. Everyone in your group is assigned a specific role, what is yours? Roy: I am the Fitness Trainer. I make plans for the team to workout and help individuals on the team manage their individual fitness goals. What is your favorite thing so far about working with Habitat? Roy: Definitely the people. Everyone is energetic and funny! What is your favorite part about AmeriCorps […]

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Bailey’s Builders: AmeriCorps NCCC Spotlight!

March 23, 2015 | Leave a reply

Throughout March and April, Bailey’s Builders will be shining the spotlight on all of our awesome AmeriCorps NCCC members. They will be spending the next few weeks with us building in Sheridan Hollow! Bailey Chase reporting live in Sheridan Hollow! My next AmeriCorps NCCC interview is with Matt from Sudlersville, Maryland! Matt attended Chesapeake Community College for a year and a half before joining AmeriCorps NCCC. His favorite color is blue (and sometimes red), he loves pizza and he likes playing video games! Let’s find out a little more about him… How did you hear about AmeriCorps NCCC? Matt: I heard about AmeriCorps at a college job expo. Why did you decide to join? Matt: I joined because I enjoy learning new things and working and also to help pay for college. What do you plan to do after AmeriCorps NCCC? Matt: Maybe go to trade school to be an electrician. Everyone in your group is assigned a specific role, what is yours? Matt: I am the Community Representative. I plan fun activities for the team to keep morale up. What is your favorite thing so far about working with Habitat? Matt: The staff is really awesome. I worked with the Habitat for Humanity in Louisiana for 10 […]

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Bailey’s Builders: AmeriCorps NCCC Spotlight!

March 20, 2015 | Leave a reply

Throughout March and April, Bailey’s Builders will be shining the spotlight on all of our awesome AmeriCorps NCCC members. They will be spending the next few weeks with us building in Sheridan Hollow! Bailey Chase reporting live in Sheridan Hollow! My next AmeriCorps NCCC interview is with Chelsea from Rochester, New York! Chelsea has her Bachelor’s degree in Psychology from the University of Vermont. Her favorite colors are red and purple, she loves Indian and Thai food and she likes swimming! Let’s find out a little more about her… How did you hear about AmeriCorps NCCC? Chelsea: I was researching another program called Food Corps and I came across AmeriCorps NCCC. Why did you decide to join? Chelsea: It sounded exciting and unique and I liked the idea of working with a team. What do you plan to do after AmeriCorps NCCC? Chelsea: I’d like to go back to school for Naturpathic Medicine. Everyone in your group is assigned a specific role, what is yours? Chelsea: I’m the Team Leader so basically I coordinate all the inner-workings of the group; from how we work together to logistics like travel and food. What is your favorite thing so far about working with Habitat? Chelsea: The staff we work with is […]

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Bailey’s Builders: AmeriCorps NCCC Spotlight!

March 18, 2015 | Leave a reply

Throughout March and April, Bailey’s Builders will be shining the spotlight on all of our awesome AmeriCorps NCCC members. They will be spending the next few weeks with us building in Sheridan Hollow! Bailey Chase reporting live on this blustery day in Sheridan Hollow! My next AmeriCorps NCCC interview is with Ethan from Grosse Ile, Michigan! Ethan has his Bachelor’s degree in Social Work from Michigan State University. His favorite color is green and he loves Chinese food and watching movies (especially Lord of the Rings)! Let’s find out a little more about him… How did you hear about AmeriCorps NCCC? Ethan: From some of my coworkers at a summer camp I worked at. What do you plan to do after AmeriCorps NCCC? Ethan: I would like to be a Wildland Firefighter. Why did you decide to join? Ethan: I joined AmeriCorps to travel, help people out and do some hands-on work. Everyone in your group is assigned a specific role, what is yours? Ethan: I am the Assistant Team Leader and Project Outreach Liaison. What is your favorite thing so far about working with Habitat? Ethan: I like the atmosphere here- there are a lot of nice people. What have you learned to do so far? Ethan: I have […]

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