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Host Agency Opportunities

Recruitment and Supervision

The Host Agency must provide an active role in recruiting applicants for the Appalachia CARES /AmeriCorps program, provide on-site supervision, abide by the hours and work schedules mutually agreed to for each participant, verify service hours by signing timesheets twice per month on the 15th and the last day of the month, and participate in periodic performance evaluations.


The Host Agency must provide a safe and healthful work site for each AmeriCorps member, provide adequate orientation and training necessary to perform assigned duties, provide all supplies and equipment needed to carry out service, and treat each participant(s) as a member of the Host Agency team.


The Host Agency must credit the Appalachia CARES / AmeriCorps program as a participating partner related to any promotional or educational event, workshop or written or electronic material aided by AmeriCorps members. Materials developed by AmeriCorps members may not be copyrighted or patented as they are supported by federal funds. The AmeriCorps logo will be provided on request.