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Members work with students in a school setting with a full time CISNT employee. Members will be able to work with students one on one and in group settings as well. Members will also gain leadership skills through training as well.

Serving In: Texas
AmeriCorps Program: AmeriCorps
Focus Areas: Education
Time Commitment: Part-Time
Service Terms: Spring, Summer, Fall, Winter

College Advising Corps places recent college graduates from all fields of study on high school campuses to lead low-income and first-generation students to college. College advisers work full-time to mentor, encourage, and assist students as they search for colleges, complete admissions and financial aid applications, and transition to college.

Serving In: Texas
AmeriCorps Program: AmeriCorps
Focus Areas: Education
Time Commitment: Full-Time
Service Terms: Spring, Summer, Fall, Winter

Hands On Atlanta AmeriCorps members serve full time to support students, teachers, administrators, parents and school communities in 35 partner schools in the metro Atlanta area. AmeriCorps members serve as classroom assistants, reading and math tutors, volunteer recruiters and coordinators, community and parental outreach trainers, and after school enrichment providers.

Serving In: Georgia
AmeriCorps Program: AmeriCorps
Focus Areas: Education
Time Commitment: Full-Time
Service Terms: Spring, Fall, Winter

The Yakama Nation Financial Literacy Program, Pina’yax̱núu (Yakama: support oneself, make a living), will have 16 half time members facilitating increased financial literacy in the Yakama Reservation and Goldendale schools. A primary goal of the program is that all 5th, 8th and 12th grade students in these schools will have the opportunity to visit JA World, a Junior Achievement program site in Yakima, WA.

Serving In: Washington
AmeriCorps Program: AmeriCorps
Focus Areas: Economic Development
Time Commitment: Full-Time & Part-Time
Service Terms: Spring, Summer, Fall, Winter

TAP members help tribal coalitions in Wisconsin implement strategies that reduce substance abuse

Serving In: Wisconsin
AmeriCorps Program: AmeriCorps
Focus Areas: Other
Time Commitment: Full-Time
Service Terms: Fall, Winter

The program will concentrate its' activities on the CNCS focus area of Disaster Services. The Chickasaw Nation (CN) proposes to have five full-time and eighteen half-time AmeriCorps members who will provide life-saving disaster preparedness trainings to citizens; focusing on elders, veterans and families with children who live in the most underserved, vulnerable and rural communities in and out of the CN's service area. At the end of the first program year, the AmeriCorps members...

Serving In: Oklahoma
AmeriCorps Program: AmeriCorps
Focus Areas: Disaster
Time Commitment: Full-Time & Part-Time
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AmeriCorps members serve low-income, medically under-served Hispanic clients by helping them to better understand the importance of attending medical appointments. Members focus on increasing: healthcare knowledge, enrollment in health insurance and benefits programs, the number of individuals receiving translation services, access to mammograms, and helping clients receive prenatal care.

Serving In: Georgia
AmeriCorps Program: AmeriCorps
Focus Areas: Health and Aging
Time Commitment: Full-Time & Part-Time
Service Terms: Fall, Spring, Winter

AmeriCorps members facilitate health education programming, and referral services to reduce food insecurity. They implement workshops in life skills, economic self-sufficiency, and job readiness and improve volunteer recruitment and strategies in Middlesex County.

Serving In: New Jersey
AmeriCorps Program: AmeriCorps
Focus Areas: Health and Aging
Time Commitment: Full-Time & Part-Time
Service Terms: Spring, Summer, Fall, Winter

The Education, Environment, and Community Outreach (EECO) program engages AmeriCorps members who support public schools, the NJ School of Conservation, community- and faith-based organizations, non-profits, and other civic organizations in Northern New Jersey. The EECO will: 1) Provide educational support as part of a university-assisted community school initiative using evidenced-based instructional programs to improve the literacy and math achievement of K-8th grade students in Orange...

Serving In: New Jersey
AmeriCorps Program: AmeriCorps
Focus Areas: Education
Time Commitment: Full-Time
Service Terms: Spring, Summer, Fall, Winter

Since 1997, St. Paul's Community Development Corporation (SPCDC) has welcomed AmeriCorps Members from around the world to help "Get Things Done in Paterson"--a densely urban environment which faces numerous social and economic challenges. At SPCDC, AmeriCorps State Members serve as tutors and mentors. They address the educational needs of Passaic County adults and at-risk youth. They work with after-school programs and provide support to adult students training in Basic Skills...

Serving In: New Jersey
AmeriCorps Program: AmeriCorps
Focus Areas: Education
Time Commitment: Full-Time & Part-Time
Service Terms: Spring, Summer, Fall, Winter

ACE Teaching Fellows forms talented college graduates to renew and transform Catholic school classrooms. ACE teachers form a select cohort of the nation's top emerging Catholic school teachers and leaders, and through ACE's innovative instructional model, they develop the skills and knowledge necessary to serve some of the most under-resourced schools in the United States.

Serving In: Georgia, Texas, Louisiana, Mississippi, Illinois, Colorado, Indiana, Florida, California, Tennessee, Alabama, Arizona, Virginia, Oklahoma, Washington, D.C.
AmeriCorps Program: AmeriCorps
Focus Areas: Education
Time Commitment: Full-Time
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Match Corps is a one-year education fellowship where members serve as full-time tutors and mentors at one of our four campuses. Throughout each school day, they function as full-time tutors to small groups of students, typically 2 or 3 students at a time, in Math.

Serving In: Maryland, Massachusetts
AmeriCorps Program: AmeriCorps
Focus Areas: Education
Time Commitment: Full-Time
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The Power of We Consortium AmeriCorps Program places AmeriCorps members throughout Ingham County to increase food security and reduce chronic disease in residents by focusing on two project goals:
1. Increase consumption of healthy foods and reduce food insecurity with gardening, food distribution and referrals.
2. Teach community members the importance of eating healthy foods and strategies to adopt better diets.
Many of the members spend their days facilitating cooking...

Serving In: Michigan
AmeriCorps Program: AmeriCorps
Focus Areas: Health and Aging
Time Commitment: Full-Time & Part-Time
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4-H STEAM Corps is an exciting new AmeriCorps program hosted by Michigan State University Extension. It places 30 full-time AmeriCorps members in county offices across the state to provide science, technology, engineering, art, and mathematics (STEAM) programming to local youth. The program is a collaboration between national service members and county 4-H programs to reach undeserved youth and improve attitudes toward STEAM subjects. Members plan, implement and evaluate 4-H SPIN Clubs and 4...

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The Michigan College Access Network AdviseMI AmeriCorps members serve as full-time college advisers, serving alongside school counselors dedicated to providing college access services to students and their families. AdviseMI has 88 college advisers, reaching more than 100 high schools across the state of Michigan.

Serving In: Michigan
AmeriCorps Program: AmeriCorps
Focus Areas: Education
Time Commitment: Full-Time
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The AmeriCorps Urban Safety (AMUS) Program serves to implement initiatives to increase public safety and decrease victimization in targeted neighborhoods throughout Detroit.
The program has helped reduce violent crime by 26 percent in the city and has reduced crim cost by $302 million.
72 AmeriCorps members, 98 percent of whom live in Detroit, serve with Detroit Police to use proactive measures to minimize crime. Members provide Home Safety Assessments that are also preventative...

Serving In: Michigan
AmeriCorps Program: AmeriCorps
Focus Areas: Other
Time Commitment: Full-Time & Part-Time
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AmeriCorps members with the Detroit Public Schools Community District will address the issue of chronic absenteeism and help increase attendance. AmeriCorps members will be responsible for assisting the Attendance Teams and Office of Culture Climate and Alternative Program with the reducing the district's overall chronic absenteeism percentage. In addition, the AmeriCorps members will leverage 1,000 volunteers to support the work of each attendance team. This program will focus on...

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The Cherry Health AmeriCorps program utilizes 25 full-time AmeriCorps members to increase long-term food security and access to healthy food, provide health care education for underserved populations. Members serve in a variety of roles to assist residents in living a healthy future. AmeriCorps members also participate in monthly health-focused community service projects during their service year and leverage community volunteers to promote the program goals.

Serving In: Michigan
AmeriCorps Program: AmeriCorps
Focus Areas: Health and Aging
Time Commitment: Full-Time
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City Year helps students and schools succeed by delivering research-based academic and social-emotional supports designed to help students come to school every day ready to learn, achieve at high levels and graduate from high school prepared for college and career. City Year Detroit currently partners with 10 Detroit Public Schools Community District schools all in Wayne County. A total of 91 diverse, energetic and trained teams are deployed to serve full-time in high-need schools.

Serving In: Michigan
AmeriCorps Program: AmeriCorps
Focus Areas: Education
Time Commitment: Full-Time
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AmeriCorps members serving in the Economic Opportunity Coaching Program provide individualized and group coaching to Peckham clients and eligible community members from Ingham, Eaton, Clinton and Calhoun counties. Members coach people with disabilities, refugees, and low-income individuals in the areas of financial literacy, adult education, employability skill development and tax preparation to help them achieve and maintain economic stability.

Serving In: Michigan
AmeriCorps Program: AmeriCorps
Focus Areas: Economic Development
Time Commitment: Full-Time & Part-Time
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The Faith in Youth (FIY) Partnership is a collaboration of faith-based, non-profit organizations and schools in West Michigan that serves at-risk, middle and high school youth through mentoring programming. AmeriCorps members provide a variety of school and site-based mentoring programs, focusing on increasing student engagement in school. Members engage with mentored students through a variety of activities such as academic assistance, career and college access exploration, community...

Serving In: Michigan
AmeriCorps Program: AmeriCorps
Focus Areas: Education
Time Commitment: Full-Time & Part-Time
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The Literacy Center of West Michigan's Family Literacy Program (FLP) partners with local schools to break the generational cycle of low literacy by educating parents of children, helping them to become their child's first and best teacher. FLP uses a national model to demonstrate that children and adults participating in family literacy programs show greater gains than those in separate child-focused or adult-focused programs. This model plays a key role in ensuring parents are...

Serving In: Michigan
AmeriCorps Program: AmeriCorps
Focus Areas: Education
Time Commitment: Full-Time
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The Crim Fitness Foundation sponsors AmeriCorps members who provide academic support, physical activities, conflict resolution, college preparation and access to social services to Flint Community Schools located in Genesee County. AmeriCorps members are responsible for addressing the root problems of underachievement, improving student academic performance and school attendance, and reducing student disciplinary incidents. In addition, the AmeriCorps members leverage hundreds of volunteers...

Serving In: Michigan
AmeriCorps Program: AmeriCorps
Focus Areas: Education
Time Commitment: Full-Time
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The United Way of Genesee County AmeriCorps members provide programming towards the long-term recovery from the Flint water crisis. Members focus on food security and nutrition, behavioral and developmental health, early education and medical management. AmeriCorps members increase access to nutrition and food security, increasing health knowledge and positive behaviors, increasing access to healthcare and medical homes and increasing access to early education programs.

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The United Way of Genesee County AmeriCorps members serve in Flint to reduce crime, build community and eliminate blight along Flint's University Avenue Corridor. AmeriCorps members build the capacity of community watch groups, radio patrol groups, and bike watch groups, holding community building events, canvassing neighborhoods with relevant information, supporting safe routes, and organizing and implementing board-ups and cleanups. In addition, the AmeriCorps members will leverage an...

Serving In: Michigan
AmeriCorps Program: AmeriCorps
Focus Areas: Other
Time Commitment: Full-Time
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FoodCorps AmeriCorps members connect children to healthy food in limited-resource public schools by teaching nutrition education, building and tending school gardens, and promoting locally grown food in cafeterias across Michigan. AmeriCorps members help improve healthy school food environments and children's preference for and behavior toward eating healthy foods, thereby overcoming a key barrier in addressing the nation's costly epidemic of childhood obesity and other diet-...

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The Great Lakes Conservation Corps DisasterCorps program will address the continued impacts of natural disasters amplified by climate change in the Upper Peninsula of Michigan by providing on-the-ground aid during and after such events in all 15 UP counties. The 10 full time AmeriCorps members will be responsible for various priority conservation and recreation projects, with a focus on low-income natural disaster preparedness, and community mitigation to flooding and wildfires across the...

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Members will improve 1,800 acres of public land and improve or create 600 miles of trails or waterways. These improvements will result in fewer new introductions and lower populations of invasive species, protection and restoration of critical habitats, and increased environmental awareness and education. AmeriCorps members will leverage an additional 1,500 volunteers to improve at-risk ecosystems that are integral to the Great Lakes Watershed and increase behavioral changes that lead...

Serving In: Michigan
AmeriCorps Program: AmeriCorps
Focus Areas: Energy and Conservation
Time Commitment: Full-Time
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Learning to read by grade three is a critical benchmark that marks the shift from students learning to read to students reading to learn. Students who do not read proficiently by grade three are four times more likely than proficient readers to drop out of high school. Michigan Education Corps - Reading Corps, administered by Hope Network, is a replication of the transformational Minnesota Reading Corps. AmeriCorps members advance over 3,000 students toward becoming proficient readers by the...

Serving In: Michigan
AmeriCorps Program: AmeriCorps
Focus Areas: Education
Time Commitment: Full-Time
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Michigan's Campaign to End Homelessness is a statewide AmeriCorps program serving individuals experiencing or at-risk of homelessness. AmeriCorps are placed at homeless service agencies where they serve in one of three positions: Housing Search and Information Specialist, Outreach Specialist, and Resource Generation and Management Specialist. The focus of the program is to provide direct, targeted services to those in need to assist them with obtaining and maintaining safe, affordable...

Serving In: Michigan
AmeriCorps Program: AmeriCorps
Focus Areas: Economic Development
Time Commitment: Full-Time & Part-Time
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The Michigan Financial Opportunity Corps program, administered by the Community Economic Development Association of Michigan, seeks to improve financial stability for Michigan residents. The program utilizes AmeriCorps members to facilitate financial education classes, host community resource fairs, build capacity around VITA Free Tax Assistance programs and help individuals avoid foreclosure. In addition, the AmeriCorps members will leverage volunteers who will be engaged in providing free...

Serving In: Michigan
AmeriCorps Program: AmeriCorps
Focus Areas: Economic Development
Time Commitment: Full-Time
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Muskegon Urban Safety Corps partners with local law enforcement to help reduce crime. By coupling community policing with citizen engagement, AmeriCorps members foster existing and form new neighborhood associations, perform blight elimination activities, and help to restore and beautify the community of the urban core neighborhoods. In addition, the AmeriCorps members leverage community volunteers who are engaged in community policing and revitalization efforts. This program helps to bridge...

Serving In: Michigan
AmeriCorps Program: AmeriCorps
Focus Areas: Other
Time Commitment: Full-Time & Part-Time
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Playworks is the leading national nonprofit leveraging the power of play to get kids physically active and transform children's social and emotional health. The group believes in the power of play to bring out the best in every kid and are changing school climates by leveraging the power of safe, fun and healthy play at school every day. Playworks AmeriCorps Members improve the school climate at local elementary schools by ensuring that every child gets to play every day.

Serving In: Michigan
AmeriCorps Program: AmeriCorps
Focus Areas: Education
Time Commitment: Full-Time
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The Public Allies Metro Detroit Leadership Academy engages AmeriCorps Members are placed in teams at organizations where they will develop and execute strategies to increase the number of metro Detroit residents aware of and participating in financial literacy, foreclosure abatement and workforce development programs., Members participate in regular leadership and skill-based training, feedback and reflection to support the development of their professional efficacy and self-esteem. By the...

Serving In: Michigan
AmeriCorps Program: AmeriCorps
Focus Areas: Other
Time Commitment: Part-Time
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Michigan Fitness Foundation 20 AmeriCorps members serve to implement the Safe Routes to Health program and Toolkit in five undeserved Michigan communities., AmeriCorps members increase participants consumption of vegetables and fruit and participation in physical activity.

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AmeriCorps members with STEM Corps facilitate academic exploration programs in the areas of science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) to local Saginaw County students. Members will serve within schools, out of school time programs, and STEM rich institutions in Saginaw County. The AmeriCorps members' service will help increase academic interest in STEM subjects for students.

Serving In: Michigan
AmeriCorps Program: AmeriCorps
Focus Areas: Education
Time Commitment: Part-Time
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The Superior AmeriCorps program trains AmeriCorps members to serve prekindergarten through third grade rural students at risk of reading failure. Practices are based on a large body of evidence that shows students' literacy skills improve by increasing the frequency of read aloud experiences. The program also increases access to books at home by providing free books to participating children.

Serving In: Michigan
AmeriCorps Program: AmeriCorps
Focus Areas: Education
Time Commitment: Full-Time
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Teach For America - Detroit (TFA-Detroit) AmeriCorps members serve as teachers in high-need schools in Detroit. These members will be responsible for significantly improving educational outcomes for approximately 3,000 students and develop their long-term leadership in service of educational equity. In addition, the members will leverage a network of over 800 Teach For America alumni across the region

Serving In: Michigan
AmeriCorps Program: AmeriCorps
Focus Areas: Education
Time Commitment: Full-Time
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The Together We Prepare AmeriCorps program, administered by the American Red Cross, utilizes AmeriCorps members to improve the capacity of communities to prepare for, respond to, and recover from disasters in locations across Michigan. In addition to preparedness education, members provide direct assistance to individuals experiencing disaster. AmeriCorps members are responsible for increasing the number of Michigan residents prepared for disasters both large and small. The members will also...

Serving In: Michigan
AmeriCorps Program: AmeriCorps
Focus Areas: Disaster
Time Commitment: Full-Time
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The Youth Energy Squad AmeriCorps program places AmeriCorps members in metro Detroit K-12 schools to provide environmental sustainability education and coordinate service learning projects. All members will be responsible for increasing knowledge and improving environmental sustainability practices, including recycling and energy and water consumption in schools and households. In addition, AmeriCorps members will leverage an additional 500 volunteers who will engage in community greening...

Serving In: Michigan
AmeriCorps Program: AmeriCorps
Focus Areas: Energy and Conservation
Time Commitment: Full-Time & Part-Time
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The YouthWork Conservation Corps (YWCC) provides direct access for an underserved and diverse population of young people especially those who are low-income or disadvantaged. YWCC helps youth gain an appreciation for the ecosystems that surround them while giving them the opportunity to earn valuable job experience and providing an invaluable community service within an academically and socially-emotionally supportive environment.

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The Partnership For Youth, Inc. Safety Service Corps members provide disaster response and early recovery services to disaster impacted communities within Missouri and, when requested, to other communities in need across the country. Members will also provide natural resource stewardship services to Missouri State and Federal public lands to benefit ecosystems health and to enable disaster service capabilities when needed. At the end of the first program year, the AmeriCorps Members will be...

Serving In: Missouri
AmeriCorps Program: AmeriCorps
Focus Areas: Disaster
Time Commitment: Full-Time
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The Curators of the University of Missouri/Missouri College Advising Corps members provide college advisement services to students and their families in 43 high-need high schools within 27 school districts in 14 counties of Kansas City, St. Louis, and southern Missouri. At the end of the second year, the AmeriCorps Members will be responsible for increasing the college-going rates in partner schools over the previous year's rates and as compared to a 3-year average baseline. In addition...

Serving In: Missouri
AmeriCorps Program: AmeriCorps
Focus Areas: Education
Time Commitment: Full-Time
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Harvesters-The Community Food Network members engage community Members and conduct SNAP (food stamp) outreach throughout our 10 county service area in Northwest Missouri. At the end of the program year, the AmeriCorps Members will be responsible for increasing an individual and a family's food security. In addition, the AmeriCorps will leverage an additional 500 leveraged volunteers who will be engaged in acquiring, processing, and distributing fres produce and healthy food donations...

Serving In: Missouri
AmeriCorps Program: AmeriCorps
Focus Areas: Health and Aging
Time Commitment: Full-Time
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The Poplar Bluff R-I School District members tutor during & after school in six elementary & middle schools & one after school program. At the end of the first program year, the AmeriCorps Members will be responsible for 560 students starting the program; 392 students completing the program; 352 students with improved academic performance & academic engagement (behaviors). In addition, the AmeriCorps Members will leverage an additional 65 leveraged volunteers who will be...

Serving In: Missouri
AmeriCorps Program: AmeriCorps
Focus Areas: Education
Time Commitment: Part-Time
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Big Brothers Big Sisters of Central Missouri's members primary role is to recruit, enroll, and train incoming volunteers as mentors for the youth we serve. At the end of the contract year, 200 volunteers should be leveraged. Members will also be responsible for assisting in the facilitation of match events for mentors and mentees to attend. Members will also be matched with one Little in our school-based program. An additional memebr (total 5) will serve at a partner agecy (YC2)...

Serving In: Missouri
AmeriCorps Program: AmeriCorps
Focus Areas: Education
Time Commitment: Full-Time
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The Child Abuse Prevention Association (CAPA) provide access to preventative mental health services in the form of therapeutic counseling, case-management and community education in Independence, MO. At the end of this program year, the AmeriCorps members will be responsible for serving over 450 individuals. In addition, the AmeriCorps members will leverage an additional 40 volunteers who will be engaged in community service projects.

Serving In: Missouri
AmeriCorps Program: AmeriCorps
Focus Areas: Health and Aging
Time Commitment: Full-Time & Part-Time
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City Year Kansas City members provide academic and school engagement services to students in 8 public schools in Kansas City, Missouri. At the end of the first program year, the AmeriCorps members will be responsible for providing whole school services to approximately 2,000 students, classroom services to 1,300 students and individualized services to students that will improve academic skills in English for 128 students, skills in math for 110 students, and attendance for 92 students. The...

Serving In: Missouri
AmeriCorps Program: AmeriCorps
Focus Areas: Education
Time Commitment: Full-Time & Part-Time
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College Bound Saint Louis members prepare students for success at college and in their future career by organizing or connecting them to events and activities that will help understand personal possibilities, informing them about the steps and support needed to realize different goals, and implementing a coaching plan designed to bring each student to academic success at the College Bound Saint Louis office and at Saint Louis Community College-Forrest Park. At the end of the first program...

Serving In: Missouri
AmeriCorps Program: AmeriCorps
Focus Areas: Education
Time Commitment: Full-Time
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The Primaris Foundation members assist Medicare beneficiaries in making informed decisions about Medicare and related health insurance needs, as well as increase awareness in local communities of CLAIM services in 13 targeted counties. At the end of the second program year, the AmeriCorps Members together will have provided counseling assistance to a minimum of 2,900 beneficiaries and reach a minimum 24,500 individuals per year through outreach efforts. AmeriCorps Members will be Certified...

Serving In: Missouri
AmeriCorps Program: AmeriCorps
Focus Areas: Health and Aging
Time Commitment: Part-Time
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