TRANSFORMING LIVES AND LANDSCAPES SINCE 1983

Our mission is to re-engage young adults to earn a high school diploma, gain job skills, pursue college, and embark on family sustaining careers.

News and Impact Stories

Connecting our Corpsmembers to Conservation Careers

Connecting our Corpsmembers to Conservation Careers

How are Black folks building community power in East Oakland?  How do you get a job at East Bay Regional Park District?  Do you like refurbishing electronics?  Ever thought about majoring in Conservation & Resource Management at Merritt College?  These are just a...

Marina Loves Her Steel Toe Boots

Marina Loves Her Steel Toe Boots

Marina Orozco has experienced life at Civicorps from lots of different angles. She enrolled as a full time student on March 4, 2020 – just 2 weeks before Alameda County went into its first Shelter in Place. Six months later, she started a paid internship at our Job...

So, You Wanna Be a Park Ranger?

So, You Wanna Be a Park Ranger?

Pop Quiz: which one of these parks has a conservation contract with Civicorps? a) Reinhardt Redwood Regional Park b) Vasco Caves Regional Preserve c) Roberts Regional Recreation Area d) Las Trampas Regional Wilderness If you answered all of the above, you are correct...