National Service

It’s National Service Recognition Day!

It’s National Service Recognition Day!

If it’s the first Tuesday in April, it’s time for National Service Recognition Day!

Today, thousands of leaders across the country will celebrate AmeriCorps members and Senior Corps volunteers serving in their communities by hosting events, issuing official proclamations, and sharing their appreciation on social media. Join the celebration by following #NationalServiceWorks on Twitter and Facebook.

Reading Corps AmeriCorps Members ‘Get Things Done’

Program works to narrow the opportunity gap by improving early childhood literacy

By Luke Soon-Shiong, Reading Partners

Service in Spotlight as National Commission Releases Report


Bipartisan Leaders Call National Service ‘America’s Best-Kept Secret’

By Sandy Scott, CNCS Senior Advisor

Hometown Heroes: Dominic Gonzalez Gives Back to San Antonio with AmeriCorps VISTA




Service experience helps man overcome unexpected homelessness

By Dominic Gonzalez

National Service Makes Tax Day a Little Less Taxing


It’s tax day – a day that many of us face with a sense of dread. However, there is some good news for a lot of Americans, thanks to our AmeriCorps and Senior Corps programs.

A Season of Celebration and Impact



As we celebrate the holiday season, it is fitting to take a few moments to reflect on the accomplishments and milestones that define the Corporation for National and Community Service (CNCS).

FoodCorps AmeriCorps Member Gets Big Surprise on Rachael Ray...

Over 730 Mayors Join Salute to National Service

Next week more than 730 mayors, collectively representing nearly 100 million Americans in all 50 states, will join together to recognize the impact of national service participants in AmeriCorps and Senior Corps programs who are making a difference in their communities.

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