What is AmeriCorps?

AmeriCorps, a federal agency, brings people together to tackle the country's most pressing challenges, through national service and volunteering. AmeriCorps members and AmeriCorps Seniors volunteers serve with organizations dedicated to the improvement of communities. AmeriCorps helps make service to others a cornerstone of our national culture. Learn more at AmeriCorps.gov.

Thousands of people serve in AmeriCorps and AmeriCorps Seniors every year. AmeriCorps members and volunteers serve at local organizations, connecting individuals and organizations to help communities tackle their toughest challenges. National service through AmeriCorps comes in all shapes and sizes--Join a network of one million individuals who have made a difference across the country, and partner or join AmeriCorps today!

For more information about AmeriCorps in Virginia, contact AmeriCorpsInfo@dss.virginia.gov.