Independent Service Project

  • Independent Service Projects

    All VHCB AmeriCorps Members are expected to complete an Independent Service Project (ISP) outside of their regular host site.  Members may create and implement a project on his/her own, or partner with an organization.

    ISP Form  Independent Service Project Ideas


    • Spend 15-30 hours on the project
    • Submit an ISP form and a one page reflection upon completion (please send to VHCB Leader)
    • All 15-30 hours should be allotted to either one project or one organization outside of member's host site
    • Projects may be completed independently, with a partner, or with a group 
    • ISP projects must be approved by VHCB AmeriCorps staff in advance
    • All ISP activities must fall within AmeriCorps regulations and guidelines