Friends of the Lower Greenbrier River (FOLGR) West Virginia Watershed of the Year 2015

AmeriCorps Member Position

Seeking applicants now!

Type of Position: AmeriCorps Member      

Date: September 15th 2015 -August 31st 2016 

Where: Alderson, West Virginia


Summary: Spend a year in Greenbrier, Monroe, and Summers Counties, receiving hands on experience, working for the Friends of the Lower Greenbrier River.  You will perform various tasks from educational programs to water quality testing.



-Good communication skills

-Ability to work independently

-Ability to meet deadlines

-Ability to interact and engage with people on a daily basis

Duties and Responsibilities:

-Assist with day to day operations in the Friends of the Lower Greenbrier River office

-Interact with community members

-Assist with grant writing and proposals

-Take water quality samples and analyze results

-Help plan and participate in fundraising events

-Continued implement of educational programs

-Communicate with social media on a weekly basis

The following skills are desired but not required:

-Experience in K-12 education; experience in community development

-Assist with volunteer recruitment

-General computer skills (Microsoft Office, Excel, and Access)

Send Resume to:



P.O. Box 277

Alderson WV, 24901

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Business Members

The following businesses have made their commitment to the Greenbrier River! Please check them out and show your appreciation just as they have done for us.

Groundworks Nursery;, 304-466-5181 
Enchanter's Garden;, 304-466-3154
Greenbrier River Campground;, 304-445-2203
Downstream Strategies;, 304-292-2450 

Barry L Bruce & Associates LC;, 304-520-0173

Massie Insurance; 304-466-1281
Mildred & Abner Levine Family Foundation
Plants Etc., 304-645-6910
Smith Family Fund
Mountain Resource Conservation and Development Area Inc.; 304-469-9738
Wolf Creek Lodge, Inc.; 304-497-2585                                                 

Old Otter Hollar Farm;; 304-466-1953                        
Wolf Creek Printery;; 304-445-2502
Jarrell's Exxon; 304-466-0133                                                   

To become a business member, check out the Support Us! page.