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Meet the Summer Staff
Left to Right: Nicole Larson (Center Director), Bella Lussi (Finance Coordinator), Sophie Piepmeier (Operations Coordinator), Sara Fenton (Volunteer Coordinator)
Sleeping Quarters: Volunteers will be in classrooms that are air conditioned.
Cafeteria/Kitchens: We will be utilizing the large dining space within the main CAP building.
Showers: Showers will be outside in a shower trailer.
Recreation Space: There is outdoor space and a gym for recreation.
Closest Medical Facility: Highlands ARH Regional Medical Center 5000 KY-321 Prestonburg, KY 41653
About the Community
County Seat: Prestonburg, KY
Major Employers: Healthcare and social assistance. The top employer is Floyd Memorial Hospital
Per Capita Income: 19,471
Percent Living Below Poverty Line: 29%
Interesting Facts: The Appalachian Mountains and the tributaries of the Big Sandy River have influenced much of Floyd County’s history. Floyd County’s early history includes the famous frontiersman Daniel Boone, who discovered an important source of salt there, now known as Boone Salt Springs.