vaamericorps

The Virginia State Service Commission is pleased to partner with the following AmeriCorps programs during 2018-19 to GET THINGS DONE IN VIRGINIA! Click here for a searchable map of service site locations across Virginia. 

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Aspire! Afterschool Learning - Learning Links

2611 Columbia Pike, Arlington, VA 22204

Members reach across three aspects of a child's daily experience: during the school day, after school, and in the community. Partners w 4 local elementary schools & Arlington Partnership for Affordable Housing. Andrea Reigle | 703-379-6488 | andrea@aspireafterschool.org

Beans and Rice, Inc. - U Serv

246 N Washington Ave, Pulaski, VA 24301

Members provide afterschool and summer academic enrichment services & parent/adult outreach services including work preparation, adult education, and financial literacy. Pam Whitesell | 540-980-4111 | pwhitesell@beansandrice.org

Boys & Girls Club of Lynchburg - Academic Success Programming

1101 Madison St, Lynchburg, VA

Members will implement Brain Gain, Project Learn & Power Hour programs in Lynchburg with the goals of member retention, increased school attendance rate, increased reading on grade level, and students receiving a C or better in core subjects. Kayla Fuqua | 434-646-1111 | kfuqua@bgclynchburg.org

CARITAS AmeriCorps

1532 High St, Richmond, VA 23220

Members provide essential furniture and household items for adults/families moving from a shelter to permanent housing and provide an intensive job-readiness program to assist men w/ obtaining permanent employment. Susan Carminucci | 804-358-0964 | scarminucci@caritasva.org

Carroll County Public Schools - LIFT UP AmeriCorps

605-9 Pine Street, Hillsville, VA 24343

Tutors assist at-risk students in reading &/or math in Pre-K through 12th grade in 9 schools in Carroll County and in 5 schools in Floyd County. Tonyia Gibson | 276-728-9247 | tcgibson@ccpsd.k12.va.us

CASA Moving Forward NOVA

1455 Old Bridge Road, Woodbridge, VA 22192

Members deliver a program of comprehensive citizenship support, financial literacy education, connection to health/social services, and youth leadership development in Northern Virginia. Pablo Blank | 240-491-5705 | pblank@wearecasa.org

City of Richmond - Richmond AmeriCorps Healthy Futures Project

900 East Broad Street, Richmond, VA 23219

The City of Richmond & several partners will utilize a coalition approach to expand opioid abuse and heroin use prevention and recovery services to help address the intensifying opioid crisis targeting Richmond. Jennifer Swinson | jennifer.swinson@richmondgov.com

Institute for Advanced Learning & Research

150 Slayton Ave, Danville, VA 24540

Members support improving STEM outcomes primarily focusing on K-12 students, job seekers & incumbent workers in Halifax, Pittsylvania, Henry & Patrick counties, & cities of Martinsville & Danville. Julie Brown | 434-766-6711 | julie.brown@ialr.org

Institute for Advanced Learning & Research - ServeIT

150 Slayton Avenue, Danville, VA

Members will address digital literacy & young adult employment issues in the region through mentoring students in Computer Science (CS) and STEM-related activities and providing daily technology support to 2 school districts. Julie Brown | 434-766-6711 | julie.brown@ialr.org

Literacy Lab - Virginia Reading Corps

623 Florida Ave NW, Washington, DC

Members trained & coached by literacy experts serve as full-time literacy tutors in Alexandria and Richmond area, significantly adding to the instructional capacity of early childhood centers & elementary schools in high-need areas. Weadé James | 804-537-2474 | wjames@theliteracylab.org

Rappahannock Goodwill - Goodskills Literacy Corps

4701 Market St, Fredericksburg, VA 22408

Members will build literacy, numeracy, and basic computing skills for youth & adults across the state. Shanna Boutchyard | 540-371-3070 | shanna.boutchyard@fredgoodwill.org

The Advancement Foundation

227 S Pollard St, Vinton, VA 24179

Members will execute a mutually beneficial/collaborative approach to starting & expanding small businesses as well as coaching assist with self-sufficiency skills of job search & placement, personal financial literacy & emphasizing utilization of soft skills needed for successful long term employment in Roanoke, Salem, and Roanoke, Alleghany, Bedford & Botetourt counties. Judy Wood | 540-345-1292 | judyw.taf@gmail.com

UVA - Virginia College Advising Corps

P. O. Box 400889, Charlottesville, VA 22904

Members provide near peer College Advising to low-income, underrepresented, and first generation students in 28 high schools across the state. Joy Pugh | 434-982-3993 | joypugh@virginia.edu

Virginia State Parks - DCR

600 East Main Street, Richmond, VA 23219

This program mobilizes young Americans & veterans to protect at-risk ecosystems and improve natural resources in Virginia State Parks & on Natural Heritage sites. Jen Allen | 804-887-8932 | Jen.Allen@dcr.virginia.gov

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