Become an AmeriCorps 4-H Host Site

The AmeriCorps 4-H program places national service members with youth service non-profit organizations throughout the state of Iowa. Learn more about our current host sites below:

Does your organization want to increase your youth programming or deliver positive youth development to new youth audiences? An AmeriCorps 4-H member can help you meet your organizational goals! 

The AmeriCorps 4-H program year runs from September 1 through August 31.  
Summer terms are still available for the 2023-20024 program year.  Applications for summer terms will close June 1, 2024. The host site informational guide is available here.  Applications for 2023-2024 will be collected through Jotform 23-24.
Applications for 2024-2025 program year are now open via Jotform 24-25.   The 2024-2025 host site informational guide is available here.

To date, AmeriCorps 4-H Members have served in partnership with host-site organizations across Iowa including:

  • Adair County Extension/Nodaway Valley Schools
  • American Red Cross of the Quad Cities
  • Centerville CSD
  • Community Foundation of Greater Dubuque
  • Community Foundation of the Great River Bend, Bettendorf
  • Friendly House, Davenport
  • Iowa Department of Human Rights
  • ISU County Extension Programs
  • Lutheran Services in Iowa, Waverly
  • Midtown Family Community Center, Sioux City
  • Nahant Marsh Education Center, Davenport
  • Northeast Iowa Food and Fitness Initiative, Decorah
  • St. Mark Community Center, Dubuque
  • United Action for Youth, Iowa City
  • Youth & Shelter Services, Ames