The following laws and regulations govern and guide the Virginia AmeriCorps State program: National and Community Service Act of 1990 (as amended (42 U.S.C. ยง 12501 et seq.) National Civilian Community Corps- AmeriCorps NCCC of 1992 National and Community Service Trust Act of 1993 Edward M. Kennedy Serve America Act of 2009 Code of Federal … Read more

A Brief History of National Service

In 1993, the Corporation for National and Community Service (CNCS) was established to connect Americans of all ages and backgrounds with opportunities to give back to their communities and their nation. It merged the work and staffs of two predecessor agencies, ACTION and the Commission on National and Community Service. At its inception, CNCS was … Read more