SCA CEO Jaime Matyas on Confirmation of Ryan Zinke as Interior Secretary

WASHINGTON, DC – Statement by Jaime Berman Matyas, president and CEO of the Student Conservation Association, following the US Senate’s confirmation of Rep. Ryan Zinke as the Secretary of the Interior.
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SCA, S.D. Bechtel, Jr. Foundation Team Up to Advance Nature-Based Youth Development

(Arlington, VA) —- Young conservation volunteers have long helped shape America’s public lands.
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Urban Parks Transcend National Politics

National League of Cities
by Jamie B. Matyas, President/CEO, Student Conservation Assoociation
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My Turn: Alaska’s National Parks Need Infrastructure Support

Juneau Empire
by Jeff Samuels, SCA Alaska Partnership Director
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In the Nation’s Capital, Youth Heed King’s Call to Serve

Youth Today
“Everybody can be great … because anybody can serve,” Martin Luther King Jr. famously said. “You don’t have to have a college degree to serve. You don’t have to make your subject and verb agree to serve. You only need a heart full of grace. A soul generated by love.”
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Groups See Boost in Community Service for MLK Day

The Washington Post
Some community organizations, churches and schools hosting service projects throughout the nation this weekend in recognition of Martin Luther King Jr. Day say they are experiencing an increase in participation.
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SCA, Penn DCNR to Expand Summer Work Program for Youth

The Wilkes Barre Times Leader
The state Department of Conservation and Natural Resources has joined with the Department of Labor and Industry to expand a youth program in state parks and forests throughout the state, including the Wilkes-Barre area.
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Former SCA Crew Leader Named Cleveland Sustainability Chief

Cleveland City Hall
Mayor Frank G. Jackson has sworn in Matt Gray as Chief of Sustainability at Cleveland City Hall. The swearing-in ceremony was held in the Mayor’s Red Room among co-workers, family members and friends.
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Donate Southwest Points to SCA
The Student Conservation Association (SCA) strives to inspire youth to engage with nature and to become lifelong stewards of the environment through hands-on service opportunities.
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NY Gov. Cuomo Announces First Graduating Class of Excelsior Conservation Corps

NY Governor's Office
Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today announced the graduation of the inaugural class of New York’s Excelsior Conservation Corps and the beginning of enrollment for a second class.
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