Media Kit

News Releases

Student Conservation Association Names Dr. Mamie Parker as Vice Chair of Board

(ARLINGTON, VA) July 27, 2020 —- The Student Conservation Association (SCA), a national leader in youth service and stewardship, today announced its board of directors has unanimously elected Dr. Mamie Parker as vice chairwoman of the board. The vote positions Dr.

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SCA Statement on Congressional Passage of Great American Outdoors Act

The Student Conservation Association applauds Congressional approval of the Great American Outdoors Act and looks forward to seeing the President add his signature to this landmark legislation.

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SCA Statement on Latino Conservation Week

As SCA works with others to forge a more inclusive conservation community, we enthusiastically commemorate Latino Conservation Week.

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SCA Appoints Rob Murphy Chief Financial and Administrative Officer

(ARLINGTON, VA) July 20, 2020 —- The Student Conservation Association (SCA) has named Rob Murphy as Chief Financial and Administrative Officer (CFAO).

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SCA Calls for Passage of The CORPS Act

Statement by SCA Chief Executive Officer and President Stephanie Meeks

“Officially, it is called the Cultivating Opportunity and Response to the Pandemic through Service Act. However, it is most often referred to by its acronym, the CORPS Act, and nothing could be truer.

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A Youth Civilian Conservation Corps Will Build a Trail of Justice and Hope

By Stephanie Meeks

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SCA Statement on Covid-19, June 30, 2020

Like you, SCA continues to monitor the spread of COVID-19. As U.S. cases total more than 2.5 million and the number of lives taken nears 130,000, the toll grows ever more tragic.

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SCA Update, June 4, 2020

With June’s arrival, SCA welcomes our 63rd summer of service. This one, of course, is unlike any other.
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Statement by SCA CEO & President Stephanie Meeks on National Outrage and Unrest

“The rage in our communities and the grief in our hearts is tragically all too familiar. We have repeatedly witnessed the inhumane mistreatment of African Americans in this country.

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Update: SCA Conservation Service During the Covid-19 Pandemic

At SCA, the health and well-being of our service members is always our highest priority. During the coronavirus outbreak, we are adhering to CDC, local government, and partner site guidance as they pertain to teleworking, social distancing, and more.

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