ASP continues to serve Magoffin County and is happy to be back at the Middle School!
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Meet the Summer Staff
Left to Right: Gabi Clark (Center Director), Grace Brophy (Finance Coordinator), Jake Russell (Operations Coordinator), Sophie White (Volunteer Coordinator)
Sleeping Quarters: All volunteers will sleep in the gym. You will need to bring air mattresses or cots, pillows, and sleeping bags.
Cafeteria/Kitchens: We utilize the school cafeteria and kitchen.
Showers: A shower trailer will be available outside.
Recreation Space: Throughout the summer different spaces in the school will be used for recreation and evening gatherings. There is some green space in front of the school and a short walking trail on the outside of the property.
Closest Medical Facility: Kentucky River Medical Center, 540 Jett Dr. Jackson, KY 41339
About the Community
Terrain: Mountainous with river valleys
County Seat: Salyersville, KY
Major Employers: Magoffin County Board of Education, Joy Mining- Continental Conveyor, Salyersville Health Care Center, Mineral Labs Inc, McDonalds
Per Capita Income: $18,243
Percent Living Below Poverty Line: 29%
Interesting Facts: The last active coal mine in the county was closed in 2015. Every year there is a public square dance in the middle of downtown Salyersville.
Tourism: Learn more about Magoffin County, KY here.