AmeriCorps news

About AmeriCorps


AmeriCorps, a federal agency, brings people together to tackle the country's most pressing challenges through national service and volunteering. AmeriCorps members and AmeriCorps Seniors volunteers serve with organizations dedicated to the improvement of communities. AmeriCorps helps make service to others a cornerstone of our national culture. Learn more at

Fast facts
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communities served across the country

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members and volunteers serving

Media resources


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What they are saying

"With this AmeriCorps funding, we can empower thousands of Americans who want to serve their communities while meeting a host of urgent needs. This investment is a down payment on our recovery that will enable us to emerge stronger than ever." / Senator Coons