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Land Conservation Leaders (LCL)

The Land Conservation Leaders program is a demanding, team-based, leadership experience providing a service opportunity in environmental stewardship.   Land Conservation Leaders actively participate in and facilitate weekly educational sessions and team building activities, plan and lead service projects, and build leadership skills as they serve as Assistant Crew Leaders and, ultimately, Co-Crew Leaders.

Additionally, Corpsmembers plan and lead service projects, facilitate education and team-building activities, and engage in community outreach.

This program is currently available in Denver. Check out our current Corpsmember positions here.

What does MHYC look for in Land Conservation Leaders (LCL) candidates?

Candidates must be between the ages of 19 & 24 and have a GED or high school diploma. Successful candidates will demonstrate the following qualities:

  • Strong personal work ethic and initiative
    • Commitment to service
    • Comfortable with physical labor
    • Open to new challenges
    • Eager to push beyond personal comfort zones
    • Willing to work with diverse groups & teams
    • Ability to work independently
    • Interest in environment conservation