Talladega, Alabama-(10/22/2013) - Nearly 400 AmeriCorps members serving with Habitat for Humanity in more than 110 communities across the U.S. gathered today on the beautiful campus of Shocco Springs Baptist Conference Center. This is the sixth annual Habitat for Humanity National Service Leadership Conference, Oct. 22-24. During the three-day conference, AmeriCorps members will have the opportunity to participate in workshops, facilitated discussions, team-building activities and other events presented by experts from the fields of housing and national service. Held in partnership with HFH Talladega, the service project provides Americorps members an opportunity to use their skills. Cody Shores, Charlotte HFH.
Since 1994, more than 8,000 people have served with Habitat AmeriCorps, meeting the needs of more than 20,000 families and engaging more than 3.1 million volunteers. (Photo Courtesy Habitat for Humanity)