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.
NBC Right Now | Oct. 30, 2023
Serve Washington, the state’s commission on national and community service, has been awarded more than $24 million in federal grant funding to support AmeriCorps members statewide, including in Benton, Franklin and Yakima Counties. Read more at NBC Right Now.
The Washington Post | Oct. 27,2023
Inside the University of Maryland’s Armory on Friday, the pep-rally vibe kicked into a higher gear, sending 280 participants into community-centered jobs across the state, roles meant to help them find a career and give back to the state. Read more on The Washington Post.
Arkansas Online | Oct. 27, 2023
On Thursday, former President Bill Clinton, who signed the law 30 years ago that launched AmeriCorps, moderated a panel discussion in Little Rock with a group of AmeriCorps alumni. Read more on Arkansas Online.
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.