AmeriCorps Awards More Than $580 Million to State and National Service Programs
June 08, 2022 09:26 ET | AmeriCorps
WASHINGTON, D.C., June 08, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- AmeriCorps, the federal agency for national service and volunteerism, awarded state service commissions and 342 nonprofit, faith and...
AmeriCorps CEO and Wisconsin Lieutenant Governor Announce Grant Awards for Wisconsin Public Health
April 29, 2022 15:17 ET | AmeriCorps
MILWAUKEE, April 29, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- MILWAUKEE– AmeriCorps, the federal agency for national service and volunteerism, announced five Wisconsin Public Health AmeriCorps grant awards to four...
AmeriCorps and CDC Award more than $60 Million to Public Health AmeriCorps Programs as part of Historic Partnership
April 06, 2022 13:13 ET | AmeriCorps
WASHINGTON, D.C., April 06, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- AmeriCorps, the federal agency for national service and volunteerism, and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention announced more than 80...
AmeriCorps CEO Michael D. Smith: ‘Service can Take us from Charity to Justice’
January 17, 2022 09:55 ET | AmeriCorps
WASHINGTON, D.C., Jan. 17, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- WASHINGTON, D.C.—Today, AmeriCorps CEO Michael D. Smith released the following statement: “Today, on Martin Luther King, Jr., Day, we celebrate...
New Collaboration to Support the Economic Mobility of Coloradans
January 14, 2022 18:27 ET | AmeriCorps
DENVER, Jan. 14, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Ahead of Martin Luther King Jr. Day of Service on Monday, January 17, Governor Jared Polis, Lt. Governor Dianne Primavera, Senator Michael Bennet,...
AmeriCorps Asks Nation to Unite through Service on MLK Day
January 10, 2022 13:10 ET | AmeriCorps
WASHINGTON, D.C., Jan. 10, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Monday, Jan. 17, 2022, will mark the Martin Luther King, Jr. Day of Service, the only federally holiday recognized as a National Day of Service....
UPDATE: Michael D. Smith Takes Helm as New CEO of AmeriCorps
January 10, 2022 12:45 ET | AmeriCorps
WASHINGTON, D.C., Jan. 10, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Michael D. Smith officially started last week as the new Chief Executive Officer of AmeriCorps. Nominated by President Biden in June...
AmeriCorps Announces New Grant for COVID Vaccinations to High Risk Groups in California
October 07, 2021 11:17 ET | AmeriCorps
WASHINGTON, D.C., Oct. 07, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Today, AmeriCorps, the federal agency for volunteering and service, announced a new project designed to deliver COVID vaccines to the most at-risk...
AmeriCorps and CDC Launch Public Health AmeriCorps, Seek Proposals to Build a New Generation of Public Health Leaders
September 08, 2021 10:56 ET | AmeriCorps
WASHINGTON, D.C., Sept. 08, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- AmeriCorps, the federal agency for volunteering and national service, has launched Public Health AmeriCorps, a new partnership with the Centers...
AmeriCorps Calls on All Americans to Pledge to Serve on the 20th Anniversary of 9/11 Day
September 03, 2021 15:48 ET | AmeriCorps
WASHINGTON, D.C., Sept. 03, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- September 11, 2021, will mark the 20th anniversary of the 9/11 attacks. AmeriCorps, organizations, and Americans nationwide will  join in...