National Service News Week In ReviewCollege basketball has March Madness; national service has March Momentum.Look at how we’re closing out this month:
May your blessings outnumberThe shamrocks that grow,And may trouble avoid youWherever you go.Happy St. Patrick’s Day from your friends at the Corporation for National and Community Service.
By CNCS StaffNational Service News Week In Review#AmeriCorpsWorks is more than a hashtag for AmeriCorps Week; it is a call to action for members, alums, and supporters to talk about the impact of national service.
By CNCS StaffNational Service News Week In ReviewWhat an especially great Friday! President Obama gave shout outs to AmeriCorps during today’s town hall meeting at Benedict College in Columbia, South Carolina.He reminded the audience, which included many young people, that “AmeriCorps programs are an outstanding way to help fund your college education.”In fact, 86 AmeriCorps alums have attended Benedict College and have spent $262,982 in Segal AmeriCorps Education Awards.The national service family was well represented in the audience.