Published by wvafcadmin on Tue, 11/06/2012 - 15:53
More than fifty professionals—fifty-three to be exact—completed a two year WVMedCorps program under the aegis of AmeriCorps and Volunteer West Virginia. WVMedCorps is the first Professional AmeriCorps program in West Virginia.
In exchange for their service to the clinics, the former AmeriCorps members will be granted a Segal Education Award to help defray the cost of former or future higher education fees. The MedCorps members are, by clinic:
Beckley Health Right: Susie Gee, Patricia George, Jeff Graham, Margaret Judy, Cassie lynch, Debbie Vaught, Cheryl Winter, Ella Wynne;
Eastern Panhandle Free Clinic:Leona Cook, Michele Goldman, Eugenia Johnson, Samantha Spade, Carol Swiger;
Ebenezer Medical Outreach:Mark Comer, Rebecca Glass, Yvonne, Jones, Janet Payton, Ashley Thompson;
Good Samaritan Clinic:Cynthia Moore;
Health Access, Inc.:Rose Clark;
Susan Dew Hoff Memorial Clinic: Dr. Dino Colombo, Dr. Andrew Minigh;
Milan Puskar Health Right: Laura Aliff, Daniel Bloom Kruger, Diane Green, Scott Mathews, Barbara McClead-Carabello, Debbie Meadows, Michelle Mecera, Nathan Morris, Jack Torsney;
West Virginia Health Right: Brittany Barnes, Laura Bellomy, Jennifer Goodwin, Phyllis Gayle Hill, Michelle Selanik, Angie Settle,Vickie Spurlock, Misty Tanner, Patricia White;
Wheeling Health Right: Kathie Brown, Janice Carenbauer, Rhonda Glover, Alice Pagano, Deloris Phillips, Clorisa Price, Edie Proger, Lindia Singer, Marlana Yoho.
For information on how you can participate in AmeriCorps, visit the AmeriCorps website at www.americorps.gov.