AmeriCorps Reaches 1 Million Members - Click to learn more

Healthy Futures

AmeriCorps Leads to Healthy Futures

March has been designated Healthy Futures Month for the AmeriCorps 20th Anniversary celebration. So, what does Healthy Futures mean?...

AmeriCorps VISTA Creating Oasis in Baltimore ‘Food Desert’

As Christina Bodison navigated a demanding course load at Howard University, the former biology major actively searched for ways to be of service to others. First, she mentored high school students during an alternative spring break program in Detroit. Then, she researched HIV, AIDS, and the socioeconomic factors that bar access to health care. All of this compelled Christina to join the AmeriCorps VISTA program and the fight against poverty.

Healthy Futures

Addresses unmet health needs, including access to health care, increasing physical activity and improving nutrition in youth, and increasing seniors’ ability to remain in their own homes.

Pages

Subscribe to RSS - Healthy Futures
Back to Top