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Ashland Parks Youth Conservation Corps

Ashland Youth Conservation Corps (Session 1, 2, 3 2018)
YCC 2019 Sess 1-3. Click on image to view photo gallery.

Ashland Parks & Recreation is offering an opportunity for the youth of the Rogue Valley to participate in restoration and riparian work in Ashland parks and trails during our summer Youth Conservation Corps (YCC).

Incoming 8th through 12th graders will spend a week in June or July performing a variety of parks and trails maintenance tasks including invasive species removal, trail chipping, hand watering newly planted native species and shoring up well-used hiking trails.
Earn Academic Community Service Hours
After successfully completing the program, participants will earn 25 hours of academic community service per session plus recreation passes to the Daniel Meyer Pool and the Ashland Rotary Centennial Ice Rink.
Summer 2020
The 9th Annual YCC offers three sessions of fourteen youth each:
DAYS     Monday–Thursday
TIME      7:30am–2pm
DATES   Session 1: June 8–11  
               Session 2: June 22–25   
               Session 3: July 6–9    
Apply Now
To apply you must submit both an application and youth waiver for each participant.

  • Application: Complete the online application or print a copy and return to the The Grove, 1195 E Main Street, Ashland, OR 97520.
  • Waiver: A Youth Waiver must be completed by an adult and submitted with the application. You can complete the waiver online or print a copy and return it to The Grove, 1195 E Main Street, Ashland, OR 97520. 

For further information contact Ashland Parks & Recreation Volunteer Coordinator, Sulaiman Shelton at 541.552.2264 or email.

2019 Photo Gallery
Click on the picture above to enter the photo gallery for YCC 2019, sessions one through three.  We recommend using Chrome or Firefox when viewing the gallery.

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