Southwest Conservation Corps
Empowering individuals to positively impact their lives, their communities and the environment.
Southwest Conservation Corps(SCC)accomplishes its mission in two ways:
1) SCC employs, engages, and trains a diverse group of young women and men. In 2010 SCC engaged over 1,000 young people in residential and day service programs providing them paid work, job training, education, life skills and the opportunity to make a difference.
2) SCC completes conservation projects for the public benefit. In 2010 SCC completed over 300,000 hours of service maintaining recreational trails, protecting communities from wildfire, restoring habitat and preserving cultural resources.