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Welcome to The Legacy Building

 AmeriCorps is a framework of national programs designed to affect change at the local level. Tens of thousands of AmeriCorps members serve each year- impacting hundreds of thousands of lives. Because AmeriCorps volunteers receive a below poverty-level living stipend, finding affordable housing in Duluth's current environment is extremely difficult for those who want to commit to a year of community service. The AmeriCorps Legacy Building seeks to rewrite that narrative and attract volunteers of the highest caliber to serve in Duluth.This will be accomplished through the redevelopment of a vacant and condemned property, by the inaugural Big Water Resilience Corps VISTA cohort, into [...]