Benefits

Benefits of being a Firewall Centers AmeriCorps Member

Living Allowance

Firewall Centers AmeriCorps Members will receive a modest bi-weekly stipend of $181 beginning in mid-August, totaling $4,000 by the end of their service commitment.

Education Award

Upon completion of their AmeriCorps service year, members receive an education award of $1527.45. The education award can be used to pay off student loans or for future educational expenses.

Life Skills

Members will learn teamwork, leadership, responsibility and other essential skills that will benefit them for the rest of their lives. They will also gain the personal satisfaction of taking on challenges and seeing results.