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Join Us for Our Global Youth Serve Day Event! April 22, 2017 from 10 am - 2 pm Fresno EOC Local Conservation Corps Neighborhood Youth Center (1805 E. California Avenue, Fresno, CA  93706) Kid Zone • Teen Zone • Community Resources • Raffle Prizes • Entertainment • Free Food • Recycle Old Electronics Questions or for More Info Call (559) 264-1048 Download Flyer to Print

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We are proud to announce that Adriana Robles, Fresno EOC LCC Senior Corpsmember, was one of 16 young people selected, nationally, as an “emerging leader” for the Hulet Hornbeck Scholarship and will attend the 23rd American Trails International Trails Symposium in Dayton, Ohio in May. About the Hulet Hornbeck Scholarship The program will immerse the scholarship recipients in learning best practices and trends in the field to help pave the path to careers in natural resource…

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Free Tax Filing Event

Posted on Jan 15, 2017

Prepare Your Federal & State Income Taxes For FREE! Tax experts and volunteers will be on site to help you file with TurboTax Freedom Edition. February 18, 2017 • 10:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. Make an appointment by calling (866) 577-1231. The FREE Tax Event will be held at Fresno EOC Local Conservation Corps, Neighborhood Youth Center at 1805 E. California Ave., Fresno, CA 93706. Take Bus Route 34 and exit the bus at B Street/Geneva & California stop. IT'S FREE! You…

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Current corpsmember and YCSC alumnus, Rene Duran, and his father, a veteran, traveled to North Dakota to join the veteran's stand down in support of the Water Protectors. They are currently in the Standing Rock Encampment. Rene sent us this photo to share. This is a great example of one of our young leaders stepping up and following through on our motto of "Training Tomorrow's Leaders, Today!" Training Tomorrow’s Leaders, Today!  Formed in 1993, Fresno EOC’s Local Conservation…

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Fresno County Office of Emergency Services asked Fresno EOC's Local Conservation Corps for assistance in installing a water tank for a Fresno County family. Two LCC corpsmembers and their manager installed the tank to get running water to this family's home for the first time since February.  For the complete story: http://www.yourcentralvalley.com/news/without-water-family-gets-emergency-tank-from-state  Photo credit: YourCentralValley.com video footage

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Do you have a conviction for a nonviolent felony?  Is that conviction preventing you from securing a job? Does that conviction make you ineligible for housing programs or other government aid? Does that conviction make you ineligible for a school loan? You may be eligible for a misdemeanor reduction! PROP 47 CLINIC3rd Friday of each Month Fresno EOC Local Conservation CorpsNeighborhood Youth Center1805 E. California Ave. Fresno, CA 93706 Call to reserve your spot: LCC (559…

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Fresno EOC YouthBuild Charter School of California Central, an onsite high school diploma completion program that our Fresno EOC Local Conservation Corps hosts, was featured in the Fresno Bee. It applauded the charter school for keeping Fresno students from repeating criminal offenses. Shawn Riggins, director of the Fresno EOC LCC program, describes how students finally feel like they belong at YouthBuild. We are proud of all the hard work our Local Conservation Corps and YouthBuild does for…

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Photos of our corps members who completed the NorCal Laborer's Union Hazmat training Friday, September 4, 2015. The corps members received their certification cards after spending the week training with the union. 

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For the past two months, an LCC crew has performed work in the Sequoia National Park as part of a project funded through a private donation to the National Park Foundation. This project was performed under our 21st Century designation and Sue Carter, who has spear headed our Public Lands work, along with Ismael Barajas, who supervised the project, were the leads. For two months, our crew worked in the park Monday through Friday, returning to Fresno for the weekend. Yesterday, the couple who…

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Fresno EOC Local Conservation Corps is honored to take part in  Project Build  - a new partnership between KEEN Utility?  and The Wilderness Society? to support the 21CSC! Learn more about the project and the corps involved in the Press Release.

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