Thursday, September 08, 2016

City of Tacoma Sustainability seeks 2 AmeriCorps Members

The City of Tacoma is looking for two AmeriCorps members to join the Office of Environmental Policy and Sustainability from December 1 - May 31, 2017.

Help move Tacoma closer to its vision of being a sustainable city by increasing environmental awareness and influencing positive behavior change around topics such as shopping bags, active transportation and urban forestry. AmeriCorps members will lead events, participate in programs, and shape public policy during their 6 month service term.

To join the team, apply by November 14th by submitting a resume and cover letter to and completing an AmeriCorps application at

Members will earn a stipend of $1,195 per month and will receive an education award of $2,887.50 for the successful completion of their service term.