We provide funding and people power to organizations committed to the improvement of communities.
grantee organizations each year
volunteers and members serving
dispersed every year
Empowering organizations to develop and expand their impact
We support organizations by providing people power and funding. Organizations are eligible to apply for grants for funding or other resources to develop and expand their organizations.
Helping communities respond and recover from disaster
Supporting veterans and military families
Promoting healthy futures
Supporting students and education
Expanding economic opportunity
communities served across the country
Ways your organization can work with AmeriCorps.
Does your organization make a difference in communities?
AmeriCorps provides support through funding and people power to more than 2,000 organizations across America.
Apply for people power
AmeriCorps recipients can recruit dedicated volunteers through our Online Recruitment system. This platform matches your organization with volunteers interested in working in your field.
Apply for funding
AmeriCorps funds the work of thousands of organizations dedicated to the improvement of communities. If you are part of a national or local nonprofit, school, state or local government, faith-based or community organization, you can apply for resources through one of our many programs.
How can my organization apply?
Research opportunities offered through our different programs
Check eligibility requirements
Learn best practices through our fund management and grant compliance trainings
Apply for funding through our eGrants platform
We are proud to work with some of America's leading nonprofits, faith-based and community organizations.
When you partner with AmeriCorps, you join a vast network of national and local nonprofits, schools, government agencies, faith-based and community organizations, and other groups committed to strengthening their communities through volunteering. We provide crucial funding and people power to over 2,000 nonprofit partners nationwide.
Every AmeriCorps experience is a story.
AmeriCorps members and AmeriCorps Seniors volunteers serve tirelessly to bring out the best in people across the country.
In the five years since our program launched, it has reached hundreds of thousands of kids in 18 states. We've partnered with over 500 schools to give students the skills (and enthusiasm!) to build healthy eating habits that will last a lifetime.
AmeriCorps State & National
AmeriCorps VISTA helps New Lens Urban Mentoring Society provide instant impact in the community. And, with the help of AmeriCorps VISTA, New Lens Urban Mentoring Society is set to double the number of children they serve within five years.
New Lens Urban Mentoring Society
The Golden Girls are all retirees (ages 55+) who come from around the world – Pakistan, India, Bangladesh, and Africa, to name a few and all volunteer through the Senior Corps RSVP Program. 'The volunteer work not only helps the agencies they serve; it also helps the volunteers.'
Yasmeen Ali – Golden Girls Volunteer Group
AmeriCorps Seniors RSVP