Make It Possible

For over 30 years, Mile High Youth Corps (MHYC) has transformed lives, communities and the environment through meaningful youth development and service programs rooted in conservation and the community. Through extensive partnerships, we deliver high-quality projects at a fraction of the cost of contractors. MHYC employs 200+ youth in partnership with over 80 partners across 23 counties each year.

Land Conservation Crews
What We Do

MHYC guarantees a minimum of 320 work hours per week – Crews include: 7-8 (Corpsmembers and 1-2 Crew Leaders) – Crews are available April through November – Crew size can be modified to meet your needs

Current weekly crew rates (2024):

Hand – $9,010
Pesticide – $9,705
Hybrid – $9,980
Saw – $11,500
Wood Chipper – $1,155

Overnight Hand – $9,705
Overnight Pesticide – $10,395
Overnight Hybrid – $10,675
Overnight Saw – $12,195

The crew was very detail oriented and needed very little supervision. I look forward to using MHYC work crews for future projects and will highly recommend the organization to colleagues and peers.” Stuart Hayes, Park Resource Technician, Chatfield State Park

Energy & Water
What We Do

  • Water Conservation Retrofits (including Ultra-High Efficiency toilets, sink and shower aerators)

  • Energy Conservation Retrofits (including sink and shower aerators, and LED lightbulbs installation)

  • Client Bilingual Education

  • Project Management

  • Serving Multi-Family Housing

  • Average Savings of $240 Annually Per Household

  • Average Savings of $1740 Lifetime Per Household 

"The professionalism and customer service that MHYC Corpsmembers demonstrate on a regular basis is impressive. The positive impact that MHYC delivers to our community is clear.” Greg Baker, Aurora Water

Frequently Asked Questions

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