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November 17, 2016

Jenny Fausey

How long have you been with the Corps?

Since February 2016, and before that I was with the Washington Conservation Corps for 2 years based out of Tumwater. 

Why did you join the WCCC?

Ummm... To hopefully make a diffeernce and to give back from my years as a c...

November 17, 2016

I recently had the opportunity to catch up with one of our crew members, Daniel Sanders, while he was splitting wood.

Daniel has been an energetic and enjoyable CorpsMember. It was fun to have him be part of our crews this year. I thought that I would ask him a few ques...

November 14, 2016

It's not everyday that you get to build new trail, but that is exactly what we had the opportunity to do while working up near the head of the Kokopelli Trail system by Loma. Usually we maintain trails and are working on already established paths. The project was in co...

August 15, 2016

On August 27th, join The Tamarisk Coalition and local river experts for "Raft the River," a fun, educational float trip and dinner along the Colorado River in Fruita, Colorado from 1pm~6:30pm.  Plus, live music from Jack+Jill!  

This one-day float trip wi...

July 27, 2016

Thank you to all the people that have donated to the WCCC so far

We have received donations from several people so far. Some have given hand tools and others have given chainsaws. We are appreciative of all the donations we have received. Thank You. 

If you are unaware o...

July 8, 2016

Today we celebrated the momentous occasion of finishing 10 weeks of work in the Colorado National Monument! The same crew has been working tirelessly in the some times triple digit heat, through the canyons, on the roads, and up and down the switch backs since the begi...

June 30, 2016

Today we attended the Annual Partnership Appreciation Picnic. The picnic was an opportunity for the non-profit organizations in the grand valley to come together and honor the organizations they partner with. The non-profits were encouraged to bring a guest from an age...

June 29, 2016

Xcel Energy Colorado is supporting Mesa County Partners' Western Colorado Conservation Corps (WCCC) with a $10,000 grant to help provide services to hundreds of WCCC Corpsmembers this year! Program Director Jeff Roberts and Partners Executive Director of Finance Jill D...

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