Title

Island Fellows: A 'Peace Corps for the Islands': Fellows Reverse Maine 'Brain Drain!' Provide Extra Hands

Authors

Abigail Curtis

Source

Island Journal

Date

2015

Pages

10-15

Abstract

What was once the Island Institute Fellows program, became a part of AmeriCorps in 2004. Recent college graduates, accepted into the program, work on many islands' projects. Some leave after finishing the program, but others stay on. Some of the participants, and the projects they worked on, are featured. [images]

Subjects

Island Institute (Rockland, Me.), AmeriCorps (U.S.), Community development

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