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Official Statement

Last night we lost an American hero. On the day we celebrated the life of Dr.

Jan 22, 2019
Proclamation

One hundred years after President Abraham Lincoln issued the Emancipation Proclamation, the great Reverend Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., took to the steps of the Lincoln Memorial and shared his vision of an America lifted from the “quicksands of...

Jan 21, 2019
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Dec 3, 2018
Official Statement

President George H.W. Bush often said that, “Any definition of a successful life includes service to others,” and he lived out those words to the fullest. From enlisting in the Navy at age 18, to serving as a decorated World War II naval pilot, as...

Dec 3, 2018
Press Release

More Americans than ever are volunteering, according to a new federal study released today by the Corporation for National and Community Service (CNCS), the federal agency that oversees AmeriCorps and Senior Corps.The 2018 Volunteering in America...

Nov 13, 2018
Press Release

Forest Grove Public School in Garvin, Okla. has been awarded a new opioid-focused AmeriCorps VISTA project valued at nearly $9 million by the Corporation for National and Community Service (CNCS), the federal agency that oversees AmeriCorps. A three...

Oct 24, 2018
Press Release

The Corporation for National and Community Service (CNCS), the federal agency for volunteering and service, announced it has invested more than $14.9 million in opioid-related AmeriCorps and Senior Corps projects to address the current epidemic. The...

Oct 23, 2018
Press Release

The Corporation for National and Community Service (CNCS), the federal agency that administers AmeriCorps and leads the nation’s volunteer efforts, has deployed members of the AmeriCorps Disaster Response Team and FEMA Corps, to Hurricane Michael...

Oct 16, 2018
Proclamation

During National Substance Abuse Prevention Month, we recognize the importance of ending and preventing substance abuse.  We must remain vigilant in raising awareness about the harms posed by alcohol and drugs, including prescription opioids, and...

Oct 4, 2018
Press Release

One year after Hurricane Maria made landfall, the Corporation for National and Community Service (CNCS), the federal agency that administers AmeriCorps and leads the nation’s volunteer efforts, remains committed to the long-term recovery of Puerto...

Sep 20, 2018
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