AmeriCorps Spotlight: Kjersti Swanson

Meet Kjersti Swanson, an AmeriCorps member serving the northeast section of Nebraska! I was born in Omaha, Nebraska to a professor and a business consultant. My father, the youngest of 6 children, always had a unique passion for all things natural. My mother, the...

Conservation Nebraska Essay Contest – Read our Winners!

A few months ago, we asked middle schoolers across the state of Nebraska one question: What do you want the world to look like in 2050? We received so many great responses and it was hard to narrow it down to the top three! Keep scrolling to read the winners of our...

AmeriCorps Spotlight: Ashleigh Stohlman

My name is Ashleigh Stohlman and I am an Americorps member serving the northeast portion of Nebraska. When I was first asked why conservation was important to me, I didn’t have an exact answer. I’d had this conversation many times before with friends and family, but I...

AmeriCorps Spotlight: Grace Dempsey

Meet Grace, one of our amazing summer AmeriCorps members.  Grace recently started college and went in with the desire to change the world. When thinking about what to study, she knew she wanted whatever she did in the future to have a strong impact that outlasted her...

AmeriCorps Spotlight: Henry Glynn

Meet Henry Glynn, one of Conservation Nebraska’s summer AmeriCorps members. Born in the vibrant southwestern river community of Grand Junction, Colorado, respect for nature immediately became a defining theme in Henry’s life. Growing up in Sabetha, Kansas, a...