Impact of AmeriCorps and AmeriCorps Seniors

Virginia Fast Facts

  • 3,803 AmeriCorps members and AmeriCorps Seniors volunteers served in Virginia in 2021
  • 400 service sites hosted those members and volunteers, including schools, food banks, youth centers, state parks, local government, and other nonprofit and faith-based organizations
  • $17.8 million was invested in AmeriCorps and AmeriCorps Seniors programs in 2021, including over $9 million in federal funds
  • Since 1994, more than 21,000 Virginians have served in AmeriCorps and AmeriCorps Seniors, contributing more than 33┬ámillion hours of service in Virginia
  • $77.3 million in Segal Education Awards have been earned by AmeriCorps members since 1994 to use on qualified education expenses, like higher education and vocational training
  • Download Virginia 2021 National Service Statistics Fact Sheet