AmeriCorps State & National

AmeriCorps LogoAmeriCorps is a national network of programs that engages nearly 85,000 Americans each year in service to meet critical needs in education, the environment, public safety, homeland security, and other areas. Established in 1993, AmeriCorps is housed within the federal agency of the Corporation for National and Community Service.

AmeriCorps members address critical needs in communities all across America. Examples of service include:

  • Tutor and mentor disadvantaged youth
  • Fight illiteracy
  • Improve health services
  • Build affordable housing
  • Teach computer skills
  • Clean parks and streams
  • Manage or operate after-school programs
  • Help communities respond to disasters
  • Build organizational capacity

Get Involved

Find descriptions of RI AmeriCorps programs HERE!

Are you an alumni of AmeriCorps?  Join AmeriCorps Alums today at www.AmeriCorpsAlums.org


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