2017 Day of Service Competition Awards

In 2017, CNCS awarded four grants to support the September 11th National Day of Service and Remembrance totaling $463,934, and four grants to support the Martin Luther King, Jr. Day of Service totaling $506,649. 


The grants for the Martin Luther King, Jr. Day of Service will support activities for the 2018 Day of Service. 

These grant are awarded for a 3-year period pending availability of funds and successful annual implementation of the day of service activities by grantees.

 

Day of Service TypeLegal Applicant NameCityStateActivity LocationsCNCS Amount Recommended
Sept 11American Legion Auxiliary National HeadquartersIndianapolisIN50 locations nationwide$55,750
Sept 11Points of Light FoundationAtlantaGAAtlanta, Chicago, San Diego, Philadelphia, Baltimore, Norfolk, Camp Lejeune, San Antonio, Jacksonville and Washington DC.$136,062
Sept 11My Good Deed Inc.IrvineCANew York City, Washington, D.C., Chicago, Boston, Phoenix, Ft. Lauderdale, New jersey, Connecticut, Westchester County, other cities$136,062
Sept 11Youth Service AmericaWashingtonDCAtlanta, Dallas, Phoenix, Baltimore-Washington, DC and many other sites across the country.$136,060
    TOTAL$463,934
MLKThe Arc of the United StatesWashingtonDC10 locations nationwide$136,062
MLKPoints of Light FoundationAtlantaGAGeorgia, Alabama, Illinois, Pa., NC, Washington DC and 3 other states to be announced.$128,467
MLKSamaritan's Feet InternationalCharlotteNCAtlanta, GA, Birmingham, AL, Charleston, SC, Charlotte, NC, Dallas, TX, Houston, TX, Little Rock, AR, Memphis TN, Montgomery AL, Selma, OK, St. Louis, MO, and Washington DC.$106,060
MLKYouth Service AmericaWashingtonDCAtlanta, Dallas, Phoenix, Baltimore-Washington, DC and many other sites across the country.$136,060
    TOTAL$506,649

 

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