Napa County Office of Education
Commission AmeriCorps State FY 2011
The AmeriCorps Volunteer Infrastructure Project addresses the challenges faced by California communities. Through AmeriCorps VIP, teams of 140 AmeriCorps members are placed at 16 counties across California to develop capacity building and volunteer programs at struggling nonprofit and educational organizations. Each AmeriCorps member takes a leadership role and is responsible for recruiting 110 volunteers; resulting in 15,400 additional volunteers and 308,000 clients being served in California.