Nisqually AmeriCorps is a volunteer program that offers a supportive crew work setting.  Learn hands-on skills, build job history, explore a career and earn money for college while taking care of Tribal parks and lands.

In our first year, Nisqually AmeriCorps has done a lot:

  • Supported Canoe Journey
  • Cleared land for a new park
  • Supported the Tribe’s partnership with Nisqually State Park and Mt. Rainier National Park
  • Learned about careers in cultural resources, fisheries management, wildlife biology, parks and more

Projects Include:

  • Building parks and trails on Tribal lands
  • Taking care of tribal parks
  • Removing invasive plants and planting native food & medicine plants
  • Working at Nisqually State Park and Mt. Rainier National Park

Is AmeriCorps Right for You?

  • You want to work OUTSIDE
  • You want to learn about careers in parks, lands, and natural resource management
  • You can make a 12 month full-time commitment
  • You want to give back to your community


  • Good with being outdoors
  • Ready to work hard for the benefit of the Nisqually people and land


  • $1,920/month living stipend
  • Earn money for college – $5775 for 10 months service
  • Build your resume and network
  • Heal and Restore Native Lands!




How to Sign-up

Call the Nisqually Tribe Human Resources Department (360) 486-9558.


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