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.
- Spend 15-30 hours on the project
- Submit an ISP form and a one page reflection upon completion
- 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