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AmeriCorps Cape Cod Seeks Proposals to Support Local Partners

Attend information session to learn more about hosting an AmeriCorps Cape Cod Individual Placement

March 28, 2024 (Barnstable, MA) – AmeriCorps Cape Cod will be holding informational sessions on Wednesday, April 10th, and Thursday, April 11th, for organizations interested in applying for an Individual Placement for the 2024-2025 program year. Organizations wishing to apply are required to attend one of the meetings. Final proposals will be due Friday, May 17th.

Information Session Schedule:

  • Wednesday, April 10, 2024 at 2:00 PM – Harborview Conference Room, Barnstable County Complex
  • Thursday, April 11, 2024 at 10:00 AM – Harborview Conference Room, Barnstable County Complex

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Registration closes on Friday, April 5th. Request for Proposals instructions and information session details will be sent once registration is confirmed.

An Individual Placement is an opportunity for a service partner organization to host an AmeriCorps Cape Cod member for one, two, or three days per week. Individual Placements (IPs) should be project-based and have clear goals and objectives. IPs are long term, capacity building projects that last the duration of the service year (October 2024 – July 2025).

Projects should align with at least one of AmeriCorps Cape Cod’s program focus areas:

  • Natural Resource Management (land and water conservation)
  • Disaster Preparedness and Response
  • Environmental Education
  • Community Outreach/Volunteer Engagement

AmeriCorps Cape Codmembers are not employees or interns of the service site, nor should they displace current employees or serve in a regular staff position. To be eligible to apply for an Individual Placement, your organization must be a federal or state agency, municipal entity, non-profit, or school within Barnstable County. All Individual Placements awards will be contingent on continued grant funding and the program’s ability to recruit AmeriCorps members.

ABOUT AMERICORPS CAPE COD: Barnstable County’s AmeriCorps Cape Cod is a national service program that recruits 24 members to serve on Cape Cod each year. The program focuses on meeting Cape Cod’s critical and pressing environmental and disaster response needs through a dedication to community service and local collaboration.

ABOUT BARNSTABLE COUNTY REGIONAL GOVERNMENT OF CAPE COD Barnstable County provides exemplary government functions and services to keep our community healthy and safe, promote sustainable growth, and offer a proactive, open government that enhances the quality of life for the citizens of Barnstable County. Learn more at


Michael Andranovich, Outer Cape Program Coordinator  |, #774-994-2216

Phoebe Plank, Upper Cape Program Coordinator |, #508-375-6871