The goal of the Northeast Washington (NEW) Alliance Counseling Services AmeriCorps team is to assist struggling students achieve academic success, to make healthy choices, set goals and teach community involvement to ensure the youth a brighter future. The primary county served is Ferry County, which encompasses 2,313 square miles and is the ninth largest county in Washington State. It extends from the international boundary with Canada on the north, the Columbia River on the south, and to the Columbia and Kettle Rivers on the east, and Okanogan County on the west. Team members serve in the education focus area, tutoring K-12 students in math and literacy.
NEW Alliance Counseling Services AmeriCorps members serve in the Early Childhood Education and Assistance Program (ECEAP); Curlew School, Mary Walker School, Northport School, Orient School, Republic School, Tonasket School, and Valley School.