New Statistics on Volunteering & Civic Life with Dr Mary Hyde
Volunteer Nation | March 9, 2023
Dr. Mary Hyde, AmeriCorps director of research and evaluation, shares fascinating results from the most recent Volunteer Engagement and Civic Life census supplement. These results shine a light on both the enduring spirit of volunteerism in America – even during the height of the pandemic – and what the data can tell us about future trends in formal and informal volunteering.
Alaska Beacon | Aug. 29, 2023
On a visit to Alaska last week, the leader of the national community service agency AmeriCorps said the group plans to increase its investment in the state. Read more on Alaska Beacon.
The White House | Aug. 28, 2023
The President and First Lady will mark the start of the school year by visiting students at Eliot-Hine Middle School in Washington, D.C. When President Biden took office, less than half of K-12 students were going to school in person. Read more on The White House.
WMTV | Aug. 28, 2023
Twenty-seven programs across the state of Wisconsin will receive funding from AmeriCorps – six of those programs exclusively serve Dane and Columbia County. Read more on WMTV.
LA Times | Aug. 27, 2023
For many of us, the specter of climate change can feel overwhelming. The issues are multifaceted, making it difficult to know what changes need to be made and how we can help. Read more on LA Times.