The Ohio History Connection is now accepting applications for AmeriCorps Members to serve in the Ohio History Service Corps in 2020-2021!
Established in 2010, Ohio History Service Corps members provide service to Ohioans and their local history communities through collections management projects, strategic planning, historic site survey, programming, and other capacity-building initiatives. Members provide coaching, assistance, and to help organizations
become more effective and sustainable. With the assistance of Ohio History
Service Corps members, organizations increase their knowledge of the public
history field’s standards and best practices by creating new programs, policies, and procedures that meet those standards. Members also assist communities take the first step in historic preservation through their completion of historic structure surveys.
The Ohio History Service Corps program has two components. Click the links below for the full individual position descriptions or visit https://my.americorps.gov and search for “Ohio History Service Corps”:
--Local History Members
--Community Surveyor Members
Locations: The 2020-2021 program year begins in September with positions in the: Athens, Cincinnati, Cleveland, Columbus, Oberlin, Portsmouth, Warren, Wauseon and Youngstown areas.
For more information, visit our ohiohistory.org/americorps, or contact Sara Fisher AmeriCorps Manager (firstname.lastname@example.org).
Keywords: Ohio, AmeriCorps, history, survey, service
Posted: April 30, 2020
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