Climate Corps Coordinator: January 2024

Climate Corps Coordinator
Major Projects:
Supported Maine Service Fellow site with recruitment and onboarding of new Fellow. Fellow was placed in Dover-Foxcroft with the Commons Energy Collaborative focusing on energy efficiency.  
Developed and reviewed content for microcredential Introductory Volunteer Management course. 
Attended Maine Climate Council Special Meeting
Prepare letters of support for grant application that would fund Climate Corps activities. 
Represented Maine Climate Corps at New Hampshire Youth Climate and Clean Energy Forum panel on workforce in the climate sector. 
Attended American Climate Corps listening session.
Program development and outreach for a Green Schools Climate Corps/AmeriCorps program. 
Prepare for in-person Maine Climate Corps Network meeting. 
Coordinate shared Facilitation training with Service Corps programs. 
Prepare for Maine Climate Corps RFA. 
Develop content for annual report. 

Continue to support Maine Climate Corps grantee with program development and operation and reporting. 
Met with contacts in government, Maine organizations, and national service programs. 
Supported Maine Service Fellow and host site at Sipayik Resilience Committee. 
Attended ASC Climate Corps workgroup.
Attended staff meetings and trainings.
Follow up on invoices and reimbursement requests. 
Attended Climate Council Workgroup on Community Resilience, Public Health, Emergency Management meeting.  

Upcoming Project Focus:
Continuing to meet and have calls with representatives of Maine organizations, national service, state government, etc. 
Participate in Community Resilience Climate Council workgroup. 
Host Maine Climate Corps Network meeting. 
Host and participate in National and Community Service Day at Statehouse. 
Support Maine Service Fellows and develop plans for additional host sites. 
Finalize Volunteer Management MicroCredential Course content and plan for marketing of course. 
Attend Univ of Maine (Orono) Career Fair to represent Climate Corps. 
Launch Maine Climate Corps RFA.