The Youth Conservation Corps (YCC) was created in 1992 to provide a process to employ the youth in public projects as an off branch of the Civilian Conservation Corps started by President Franklin D Roosevelt amongst other New Deal Plans to help decrease the unemployment in the United States. Participants of the YCC learn employment skills, work ethics, as well as self-discipline and self-esteem.
Promote the education, success and well-being of the youth of New Mexico through the conservation and enhancement of the state's natural resources and lasting community benefits.
A New Mexico where Youth Conservation Corps members contribute to the quality of life of all New Mexicans.
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9/6/17 In November we will find out if the grant for the summer of 2018 is accepted.
10/5/17 I am pleased to announce that we have been pushed to the next step in the process to getting the Grant.
11/14/17 I recieved a call and there is enough money to fund the FMS YCC for the summer of 2018!!!!!! We are back on. Please keep and eye on this page for the applications and more updates.