We provide funding and people power to organizations committed to the improvement of communities.

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grantee organizations each year

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volunteers and members serving

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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.

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Helping communities respond and recover from disaster

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Supporting veterans and military families

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Promoting healthy futures

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Supporting students and education

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Expanding economic opportunity

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Environmental stewardship

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communities served across the country

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hours served

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?

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Step 1

Research opportunities offered through our different programs

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Check eligibility requirements

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Learn best practices through our fund management and grant compliance trainings

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Apply for funding through our eGrants platform


Learn more about other ways to partner

Would you like to help AmeriCorps make a difference in more communities? Get in touch to find out ways you or your organization can partner with AmeriCorps.
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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.

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AmeriCorps VISTA

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

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