TeamUP AmeriCorps

Superheroes wanted!

to serve as

TeamUP AmeriCorps Members

Improving outcomes for kids & families 

from cradle to career  

Who:  11 talented, motivated, people between the ages of 18 and 99 who want to work with children, youth, families and the community in Southwest Colorado.

What: a one-year commitment to community and service

When: Starts September 3, 2019

Where: The School Community Youth Collaborative (SCYC)

Housing Solutions for the Southwest

Pagosa Peak Open School

The Good Food Collective and The Good Samaritan Center Food Pantry

Montelores Early Childhood Council

The Piñon Project Family Resource Center

The San Juan Board of Cooperative Educational Services

The Boys and Girls Club of La Plata County

The Powerhouse

The Mancos Valley Dragonfly Preschool

Why: Our communities need you! TeamUP AmeriCorps members will receive a Living Allowance of $17,000/year, health care coverage and child care assistance (f/t), or $9,000/yr (p/t), and an education award of $6,095 (f/t) or $3,047.50 (p/t) and less-tangible benefits such as extensive training, job and life skills development, valuable work experience and the opportunity to serve the community in a crucial area of need.

How: Application information and full position descriptions at Call 970-247-9444 for more information. Application deadline is August 15, 2019, but applications are being accepted on a rolling basis, so apply now! In addition to submitting the online application, please e-mail a resume and cover letter to Team UP AmeriCorps Program Director Al Huckins ( and indicate which position you are applying for in the subject line of the email.


Diversity and Equal Opportunity: United Way respects each individual’s unique gifts and prohibits unfair or discriminatory practices against anyone because of age, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, gender, sexual orientation, and any other protected category.