AmeriCorps NCCC Pledge I will get things done for America. To make our people safer, smarter and healthier. I will bring Americans together to strengthen our communities. Faced with apathy I will take action. Faced with conflict, I will seek common ground. Faced with adversity, I will persevere. I will carry this commitment with me this year and beyond. I am an AmeriCorps member and I will get things done.
AmeriCorps NCCC Mission Statement To strengthen communities and develop leaders through direct, team based national and community service. I partnership with nonprofit organizations, state and local agencies, and faith-based and other community organizations, members complete service projects throughout the region they are assigned.
Get in touch with Raven 1â€Ś Crystal Keiper Keiper. NCCC@gmail.com Raven 1 Team Leader 443 994 9537 Jennifer Horan Raven Unit Leader 443-995-7943
Robin Nixon Deputy Director for Programing 443-206-8275
LaQuine Roberson Regional Director 202-491-0310 AmeriCorps NCCC ClassXVIII PO Box 27 Perry Point, MD Phone: 1-800-949-1003 ext. 6850 Fax: 410-642-1888
Raven RAVEN 1
Together We R1!!
GET TO KNOW RAVEN 1… Jerramie G. Mountain Home, Idaho
Skylar W. Cincinnati, Ohio
Currently serving on a composite team in NY Age: 19
Corps Ambassador Program Health and Wellness Liasion
Jerramie is a corn-fed country boy from Idaho with hobbies including working on cars, playing sports, and joining in outdoor activities. He has professional experience in the fields of mechanics, working with children, animal husbandry, outdoor cleanup, and leadership. He remains a very cohesive and enthusiastic individual who is a dominant force physically.
Maddi N. Ramsey, New Jersey Team Trainer, Corps Ambassador Program Rep. Age: 22
After attaining her BS in Public Health Education from James Madison University, she gained experience working at an assisted living community and a meeting planning company. She also traveled to Guam to work with a nonprofit specialized in HIV/AIDS education and prevention.
Ashley P. Santa Rosa, California Community Council Representative, Assistant Team Leader, Age: 23 Ashley graduated from Sonoma State University with a BA in Sociology. She has experience in working/mentoring at risk youth, being a camp counselor, and recreational leader Ashley is a strong physical force, balanced with a great sense of humor, and openness and patience with all of her Raven 1 Team Members.
Cassie Z. Sparta, Wisconsin Health and Wellness Liaison, Service Learning Initiator Age: 23 Cassie is a Spanish education and Liberal Arts major from Sparta Wisconsin. She became involved with AmeriCorps after spending a week doing Katrina relief in 2007, and finds the most important quality in an Individual is a willingness to learn.
“Every great dream begins with a dreamer.” For Raven 1 that individual is Skylar. Aside from her EMT-B certificate, Skylar has experience working at a greenhouse, food prep/service, and warehouse experience. She also had the opportunity to travel to India and communicate with the people about creating a better life experience for them, and reaching their spiritual needs.
Romerio S. Vanceboro, NC Media Representative; Vehicles, Safety and Tools Officer, Age: 24 Romerio is an exuberant college student at Western Carolina majoring in Communications. Within the Raven 1 team he supplies everyone with constant laughter and energy, and reminds us all to sit back and enjoy life while it’s here. His awesomeness can be measured in how empty our coffee container is, the more full, the more awesome.
Henry B. Keller, Texas Media Rep, and Health and Wellness Liaison, Age:22
Michael Q. Vehicle, Safety, Tools Officer; Service Learning Initiator Palm Coast, Florida Age: 20 Michael (Mike) is a Job Corps Alumni from the 2011-2012 year at Schenck campus in North Carolina. Mike brings a calm, peaceful, yet mighty voice to our team. Always willing to lend a helping hand, and gain an in depth understanding of other peoples history, ideals, and beliefs.
Emily B. Project Outreach Liaison Fond du Lac, Wisconsin Age: 21 Emily attended UW Fond du Lac for the past year, she studied Environmental Science and her major is Natural Resource Management. Her dedication, compassion, and enthusiasm provides another strong link in the chain of our team dynamic.
Crystal K. Henry is an English Major at the University of North Texas. Always on the Theatrical side, Henry has been involved in the Fine Arts and Creative hemisphere of his brain through over 20 Live shows, vocal competitions, and creative writing gatherings.
Team Leader Cedar Rapids, Iowa Age: 24 Crystal hails from Cedar Rapids, Iowa, graduating with a BA in Elementary and Middle School Education from the University of Northern Iowa. As the Team Leader of Raven 1, she is the Go-to-Gal to make sure all of a Sponsors needs are met and exceed expectation. She maintains a primarily focus on the well being of her fellow team members.