The ACCT is able to offer the following benefits to assist its qualifying local partners:

  • A full-time OSM/VISTA Volunteer that will help build the capacity of the host partner
  • Full-time OSM/VISTA assistance from our Support Office based in Beckley, WV
  • A biannual Team Training for OSM/VISTAs and their supervisors--teaching skills in grant writing, board development, fiscal sustainability, economic revitalization and environmental restoration project development, and providing a forum to learn from others working on similar projects in Appalachia
  • Access to a computer donation program
  • A region-wide network of ideas and experience through our email list and support staff
  • Access to a computer