Civilian Climate Corps Programs Take Off in States Across The Country
The Washington Post | October 14, 2022
President Biden took office with plans to launch the first-ever Civilian Climate Corps, a federally funded initiative aimed at employing tens of thousands of young people to fight climate change. Across the country, states have launched similar programs to hire young people to tackle climate issues within their borders.
GW Today | January 20, 2023
Vice President Kamala Harris, US Secretary of Education Miguel Cardona, and AmeriCorps CEO joined 500-plus George Washington University's community volunteers, participating in the annual MLK Jr. Day of Service and Leadership. They joined AmeriCorps Jumpstart program who were creating math flashcards for schoolchildren in the D.C. area. Read more from GW Today.
KRTV | January 20, 2023
AmeriCorps NCCC team arrived in Great Falls, Montana, completing their IRS-certification to help community members with tax preparation. Find out more from KRTV News.
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WINK News | January 17, 2023
AmeriCorps members are supporting Fort Myers community members and survivors in Florida recover from Hurricane Ian. Find out more from WINK News.
ABC 7 Chicago | January 16, 2023
AmeriCorps members serving with City Year Chicago honor Martin Luther King, Jr. Day of Service for the 27th year. The members beautified a local school, including the teachers' lounge. Watch the news clip from ABC 7 Chicago.