60 Philadelphia Teens Get Green Jobs


(PHILADELPHIA, PA) Nov. 14, 2012 – More than 60 underserved Philadelphia teens have secured green jobs and leadership opportunities – gaining conservation skills, environmental education and career training – through a grant to the Student Conservation Association (SCA) from the Exelon ...Read more

Celebrating the finale of Pick Up America


Since serving at Yosemite National Park in 2006, SCA alumnus Jeff Chen rehas come a long way – 3,500 miles, to be exact.Simultaneously troubled and inspired by the trailside trash he saw at Yosemite, Jeff launched Pick Up America, the nation’s first coast-to-coast roadside litter...Read more

Veterans Volunteer for One More Mission: Hurricane Sandy Response



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Improving Nonprofits' Service to Veterans Who Served Their Country


Penn St, Student Conservation Association Develop “Vets-Centric” Assessment Tool; Enables Orgs to Identify Strengths, Barriers Affecting Veterans Relationships(WASHINGTON, D.C.) November 8, 2012 —- As large numbers of military veterans transition back to civilian life, they bring certain...Read more

An Interview with Veteran Fire Corps members: Love and Goodwin


James Love enlisted in the Marines straight out of high school, just over a decade ago. As previously assigned, the Missouri native’s first day of boot camp was September 11, 2001. Following eight years in uniform, including two tours of Iraq, Sgt.

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At work for the planet: Domtar, SCA join forces to enhance Andrew Jackson State Park

Press Release

FORT MILL, SC – October 17, 2012 – Domtar Corporation (NYSE: UFS) (TSX: UFS) announced today that on October 20th, more than 50 Fort-Mill-based employee volunteers and their families, along with local and international members of the Student Conservation Association (SCA), will converge at...Read more

Oakland's Shoreline Benefits from SCA's Youth Programs

The Berkeley Daily Planet

Source: The Berkeley Daily Planet, By Matthew Greenfield - October 16, 2012More than 50 high school students from the environmental studies class at Skyline High School in Oakland will join the Student Conservation Association (SCA) and Pick Up America on October 19 from 2p.m....Read more

At work for the planet: Domtar, SCA join forces for habitat restoration at LaSalle's Parc des Rapides

Canada Newswire


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ARAMARK Sustainability Interns Make Positive Impact

PHILADELPHIA—ARAMARK hired 17 young professionals for the 2012 ARAMARK Environmental Sustainability Internship Program.

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Exelon Supports Chicago Youth

More than 250 underserved teens in Chicago and Philadelphia have secured green jobs and leadership opportunities – providing conservation skills, environmental education and career training – through a grant from the Exelon Foundation to the Student Conservation Association (SCA).
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