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AmeriCorps Week March 7-13

AmeriCorps Week March 7-13

AmeriCorps Week is our chance to recognize and thank the National Service members and volunteers serving in our communities. Despite the incredible challenges we have faced this year, each day countless Americans answered the call to serve. They raised their hands. Stood up. Showed up. And volunteered to put their neighbors and complete strangers first ...

Virginia National Service Award Winners

Virginia National Service Award Winners

Each year, the Virginia Office on Volunteerism and Community Services and the Virginia Service Foundation annually shine a light on individuals serving in national service programs who have shown a passion for those they serve and exhibited outstanding dedication to their commitment to service. These honors, which traditionally have been awarded at the ...

Nominate an Outstanding Volunteer!

Nominate an Outstanding Volunteer!

Do you know someone who is always putting others first? How about an organization or business that never hesitates to help out whenever there's a problem in the community? There are volunteers all over Virginia making a difference in our neighborhoods and schools -- tutoring students, conducting food drives, assisting seniors, cleaning up our parks, an ...

Ways to Serve on MLK Day

Ways to Serve on MLK Day

Martin Luther King, Jr. Day of Service is January 18th! Although there are still restrictions across the Commonwealth related to COVID-19, there are still many ways you can help your community on this national day of service. Here are a few examples of projects looking for volunteers: Alexandria Learn to Make Care Packages from Volunteer Alexandria w ...

Va Welcomes AmeriCorps Programs

Va Welcomes AmeriCorps Programs

The Virginia Service Commission is excited to announce the addition of two new and one returning AmeriCorps State program to its current portfolio: Richmond Healthy Futures Opioid Prevention and Economic Opportunities Program [RHOPE] returns to the Virginia AmeriCorps portfolio maintaining existing partnerships and services focusing on opioid recovery ...

Virginia 2021-22 AmeriCorps Grants

Virginia 2021-22 AmeriCorps Grants

What could AmeriCorps do for your organization? Apply for 2021-22 AmeriCorps Formula Funding and find out! Since 1994, 1+ million AmeriCorps members have contributed more than 1.4 billion hours in service across America while tackling pressing problems and mobilizing millions of volunteers for the organizations they serve. With funding from the Corpora ...

NCCC Teams in Virginia

NCCC Teams in Virginia

AmeriCorps NCCC teams have been making a real impact in communities all over Virginia over the past few months! NCCC engages teams of members in short-term (6-8 weeks) projects in communities across the U.S. Projects address critical needs relating to: Environmental Stewardship, Urban and Rural Development, Energy Conservation, Infrastructure Improveme ...

2020 Volunteerism Award Winners

2020 Volunteerism Award Winners

Governor Ralph Northam has officially announced the winners of the 2020 Governor’s Volunteerism and Community Service Awards. The annual program recognizes the outstanding contributions of individual volunteers and organizations to the well-being of the Commonwealth and its people. “People in every corner of the Commonwealth are rising to the challeng ...

Rent & Mortgage Relief Program

Rent & Mortgage Relief Program

The Virginia Rent and Mortgage Relief Program (RMRP) is designed to support and ensure housing stability across the Commonwealth during COVID-19. CARES Act funding for this program cannot be used after December 31, 2020 (RMPR assistance will be funded through other sources after this date). This has been a vital program helping thousands of Virginians ...

DIY Projects

DIY Projects

COVID-19 has no doubt made it harder to recruit and retain volunteers for your organization. Individuals and groups, however, see the need in their communities and are looking for ways they can help. DIY projects may be the perfect solution to providing a way for volunteers to work in their own space on their own time and provide much-needed resources ...

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