Virginia AmeriCorps Grants!

The Virginia Service Commission (VSC) is pleased to announce the availability of grant funding under the 2022-23 AmeriCorps formula funding cycle. AmeriCorps members tackle pressing problems and mobilize volunteers for the organizations they serve.  Applications are due in eGrants and any applicable attachments to be sent to  by 11:59 PM, February 22, 2022. View the FY … Read more

MLK Day Mini Grants

Is your organization planning a volunteer service project for the MLK Day of Service but you could use extra funds to make it happen? The Virginia Service Foundation is offering $250 Mini Grants for Virginia organizations. The application is simple and quick so apply today!  Looking for ideas for MLK Day projects? Check out our … Read more

AmeriCorps Funding Opportunity

Could AmeriCorps be the solution your organization is looking for to make greater impact in your community? The Virginia Service Commission has announced its RFA for 2022-23 AmeriCorps State Competitive Grants. The RFA is available at, A Mandatory Pre-Application Conference Call will be held on November 8, 10:30am-12:30pm for organizations interested in applying. The … Read more

Your AmeriCorps Program – Understanding Your Grant Agreement

Main Laws and Regulations Terms and Conditions Program Director Role Program Changes 2020 CNCS Terms and Conditions The grant agreement is a legally binding contract that establishes a program’s relationship with the Virginia Service Commission. A new grant agreement is signed each year, after a program has been approved for new or continued CNCS funding. … Read more

Senior Corps RSVP Grants

The Corporation for National and Community Service (CNCS) seeks to increase the impact of national service in one or more counties across the country through the 2017 RSVP Expansion Competition. CNCS intends to fund RSVP grants that support volunteers age 55 years and older in activities that serve community needs and respond to the National … Read more

What Are You Doing for MLK Day?

The Martin Luther King, Jr., holiday, January 16, is a perfect opportunity for all of us to honor Dr. King’s legacy through service. How can you serve? Identify military families in your community in need of yard sprucing, home repairs, etc., and organize a day of work. Organize a canned food drive for your local … Read more