PRESS RELEASES

The Corps Network Honors U.S. Senator Christopher Coons for his support of the Public Lands Service Corps Act
February 25, 2013
  Lisa Hummon, from the office of U.S. Senator Christopher Coons of Delaware, accepts the 2013 Conressional Champion award on the Senator's behalf. (Pictured left to right: Joel Holtrop, Chair of the Board of Directors, The Corps Network; Lisa Hummon, Office of U.S. Senator Christopher Coons...
The Corps Network Honors U.S. Senator Mark Begich for his support of the Public Lands Service Corps Act
February 25, 2013
  U.S. Senator Mark Begich, Alaska, accepts The Corps Network's 2013 Congressional Champion Award from John Leong, director of KUPU, Hawaii Youth Conservation Corps  For Immediate Release                            ...
The Corps Network Honors U.S. Representative John Tierney for his support of Corps and Youth in the Workforce Investment Act
February 25, 2013
  U.S. Rep. John Tierney (Mass., 6th District) accepts the 2013 Congressional Champion Award from Mary Ellen Ardouny, President & CEO of The Corps Network   For Immediate Release                            ...
The Corps Network Honors U.S. Representative Raul Grijalva for introducing the Public Lands Service Corps Act
February 25, 2013
  Rep. Raul Grijalva accepts his Congressional Champion Award and shakes hands with Alex Hreha, a 2013 Corpsmember of the Year from the Coconino Rural Environment Corps (CREC) For Immediate Release                          ...
The Corps Network Honors U.S. Representative Ruben Hinojosa for his support of Youth Service and Conservation Corps in the Workforce Investment Act
February 22, 2013
  Joined by staff from The Corps Network and Austin’s American Youthworks, Representative Hinojosa (TX) accepts his 2013 Congressional Champion Award.   For Immediate Release                              ...
Statement on Sally Jewell’s Nomination as Secretary of the Interior
February 6, 2013
For Immediate Release                                                                              ...
The Corps Network Praises Launch of 21st Century Conservation Service Corps
January 11, 2013
WASHINGTON, D.C. —  Yesterday the Department of Interior issued a press release signaling the effective creation of the 21st Century Conservation Service Corps and a National Council to guide its implementation. Mary Ellen Ardouny, President and CEO of The Corps Network, released the...
New York Times, Senator Udall Highlight Hurricane Sandy Relief Efforts of Service and Conservation Corps
November 9, 2012
Washington Conservation Corps Corpmembers are among those who are helping to staff shelters in New York City.  Credit: Robert Stolarik for The New York Times Washington, DC -- Following the devastation left by Hurricane Sandy, numerous members of The Corps Network have responded with...
Mary Ellen Ardouny Named President and CEO of The Corps Network
October 9, 2012
WASHINGTON, D.C. — Mary Ellen Ardouny, a long-time champion for youth, has been named President and CEO of The Corps Network, the national association of Service and Conservation Corps. Ardouny came to The Corps Network in March of 2008 as Director of Government Relations. She was promoted to Vice...
The Corps Network and Planters Launch Partnership to Create Planters Groves in 4 U.S. Cities
February 23, 2011
  The 2011 Corpsmembers of the Year take a moment to snap a picture with Mr. Peanut at the this year's National Conference The Corps Network, the voice of the nation’s Service and Conservation Corps, and Planters, America’s leading snack nut brand, announced today at the...

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