#MadeinAmeriCorps – Garry Farley

This week, we are highlighting AmeriCorps Iowa members. Follow us all week to learn more about how AmeriCorps members #getthingsdone.

AmeriCorps Program(s): AmeriCorps VISTA, Coon Rapids School Community Partnership Coordinator

Are you a current AmeriCorps member or alumni? Both

What were you doing before joining AmeriCorps? Previous AmeriCorps member and Peace Corps volunteer

Who encouraged you to join AmeriCorps and what advice did they offer? N/A

Why did you decide to join AmeriCorps? To help out local communities in my state

What has made your AmeriCorps experience meaningful and worthwhile? Knowing that I am able to contribute to students finding career opportunities

What advice would you give someone interested in joining AmeriCorps? If interested in serving as an AmeriCorps member, continue to learn, and build up your skills.

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