AFHA AmeriCorps Program –
HISTORIC PRESERVATION HANDS ON TEAM
A central piece of AFHA’s mission is to preserve
historic structures, which the Hands On Team assists with.
This team is construction based, helping communities save their
historic downtowns through structural rehabilitation.
Service activities may include:
Rehabilitating historic structures in a
multitude of ways including needs assessments, energy efficiency
projects, façade maintenance, and structural projects.
· Helping save iconic community structures
through adaptive reuse.
· Hands-on conservation and landscape
projects for community or public lands improvements.
AFHA AmeriCorps Historic Preservation
Hands On Team Members have written about their experiences:
Heritage Preservation Hands-On-Team -
The Story of Member Katie Simmons:
( Full-sized PDF of this available