AmeriCorps NCCC is a full-time, team-based residential program, focused on strengthening communities and developing leaders through direct, team-based national and community service. NCCC members have worked with HERO on a variety of projects in Hale Co. including the Bunkhouse, the Emory School, the Wheland House and the Martin-Stewart School.
AmeriCorps VISTA is a national service program designed specifically to fight poverty. In 2009, HERO hosted five full time VISTAs and will welcome ten more for the 2010-11 year. VISTA members commit to serve full-time for a year, and work with HERO to build community-based initiatives and strengthen the capacity within existing programs.