- February 14, 2017
- Posted by Nate Hess
Zocalo Coffee House hosted their first ever Pints for a Purpose event and Montana Conservation Corps had the privilege of being first!
- January 02, 2017
- Posted by Gabe Brodowy
The weather forecast for Challis, ID, called for temperatures in the 80s all week and the slightest chance of rain over the weekend. Our camp, however, 16 miles outside of Challis and more than 3,000ft above it, may as well have been a different world
- December 27, 2016
- Posted by Mark Dube
- December 22, 2016
- Posted by Jeremy Aaron
With the season winding down and everyone getting ready for the next step in their lives and careers, there is nothing like an inspiring project and landscape to remind us of the value of our time spent serving with MCC.
- December 19, 2016
- Posted by Corinne Gescheidle and Dan Hagen
Eight weeks ago our lives changed forever! Well, not really…
- December 13, 2016
- Posted by Chelsea Wirthlin
For a lot of kids in this program, this is the first job they have ever had
- December 07, 2016
- Posted by Jessica Powers
I can’t believe I get paid to do this. Life is a beautiful blessing.
- December 05, 2016
- Posted by Northern Rockies
Our best day as a crew also happened to be one of the most physically demanding days
- November 28, 2016
- Posted by Guest Blogger
As the seasons change and the temperatures begin to drop, Montanans begin to brace for the brutal winter ahead. For our second week of Warm Hearts Warm Hearts, our crew drove up the North Fork Road looking for good firewood to split. We were excited to get our hands on some tools and dive into some hard work but saddened that we wouldn’t be seeing the direct impact of our work like we do with Warm Hearts Warm Hearts.
- November 25, 2016
- Posted by Hannah Perno
Our experience winterizing people’s homes in Lincoln County can be summarized by this beautiful haiku:
- November 22, 2016
- Posted by Aaron Cotner
Red Lodge, Montana. Also Known as “Billing’s Playground” or “The Gateway to the Beartooth Mountains”.
- November 17, 2016
- Posted by Guest Blogger
As we began our last week of the season, we were forced to reflect on moments past…
- November 16, 2016
- Posted by Brenna Sellars
There were a few moments in which we couldn’t tell if he was about to cry or if his breath was just catching. We simply stood there in the rain, for about an hour, and listened. Heard about his friends who had died from asbestos poisoning in the last year. Heard about his father who had built this house so many decades ago. He needed someone new to tell his stories to.
- November 14, 2016
- Posted by Rhyan Schicker
“It says he lives in a bus.” We are all thrown off by this…
- November 09, 2016
- Posted by Central Divide
As I’m waiting for the plane to arrive at the Indian Creek guard station, I gaze around the quiet, frost tinged forest.