CCNB stands against racism

CCNB stands against racism

The Board of Directors of Conservation Corps North Bay (“CCNB”) could not be prouder of our corpsmembers during the COVID 19 crisis. Our enthusiastic and committed corpsmembers have remained deployed and working (with safety protocols in place) in our community...
June 2020 Corpsmember Spotlight: Jazmin C.

June 2020 Corpsmember Spotlight: Jazmin C.

Jazmin C. has been with CCNB since November 2017, when her cousin, already a corpsmember in Cotati, and our recruiter Vicente encouraged her to join. In the wake of the devastating wildfires, CCNB joined many other organizations to serve the community and begin the...
June 2020 Project Spotlight: Food Banks

June 2020 Project Spotlight: Food Banks

We are contracting through the County of Marin to assist in food distribution with community partners to package and distribute food to residents. Corpsmembers have been onsite at emergency food pantries working with our partners at Canal Alliance and the Marin...
March 2020 Project Spotlight: Mattress Recycling

March 2020 Project Spotlight: Mattress Recycling

It has been just over a year since CCNB started its partnership with the Mattress Recycling Council to collect and recycle used mattresses and box springs. Our goal is to deter the dumping of mattresses—residents will often avoid bringing mattresses to landfill or...
March 2020 Corpsmember Spotlight: Jordan M.

March 2020 Corpsmember Spotlight: Jordan M.

Jordan first heard about CCNB from a neighbor in his apartment complex. In March 2019, he joined one of our Natural Resources crews. In his six months on the crew, he tackled all types of projects from building trails to reducing fire fuels. His favorite projects were...
Parks, Conservation Corps Deepen Partnership

Parks, Conservation Corps Deepen Partnership

Pilot program for young people provides work experience, improves job prospects Marin County Parks hopes to groom its next recruiting class of road and trail specialists through an experimental program underway now with the nonprofit Conservation Corps North Bay...
December 2019 Project Spotlight: Town of Tiburon

December 2019 Project Spotlight: Town of Tiburon

CCNB has been working with the Town of Tiburon for over a decade. This longstanding partnership allows us to provide work for corpsmembers in the rainy winter season when outdoor projects are (understandably) harder to come by. Our crews are working across Tiburon...
December 2019 Corpsmember Spotlight: Jayson B.

December 2019 Corpsmember Spotlight: Jayson B.

Jayson is a longtime resident of Petaluma who first heard about CCNB through his work with the Sonoma County Youth Ecology Corps. CCNB is one of several nonprofits empowering youth through this project; Jayson joined a County Parks crew through Bounty Farms, a program...