Council for Adult and Experiential Learning
AmeriCorps National Direct FY 2011(New)
AmeriCorps Members will be recruited among older adults and retirees. They will receive volunteer manager training and will be placed in community organizations to help build and manage nonprofits' volunteer service programs. The program (a) will increase the capacity of nonprofits that serve community members' basic human needs through increased and improved engagement of volunteers and (b) will increase civic engagement and work opportunities among older adults.