Americorps

Feb 18, 2019

2.18.19 US News

Janie's Fund raises $2.8 million at Steven Tyler's Grammy Awards viewing party, Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts appoints Henry Timms as President and CEO, The Field Foundation and John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation partner to create a more equitable Chicago, and more.

Dec 17, 2018

12.17.18 US News

Cal State LA receives three grants totaling $3.7 million in funding from the U.S. Department of Education’s Office of Special Education Programs, Husson University AmeriCorps Team builds window inserts for low-income households, Intel exceeds its 50th anniversary volunteer goal, and more.

Feb 29, 2016

2.29.16 NC Nonprofit News

The North Carolina Wildlife Federation launches Butterfly Highway initiative, Emily K Center hosts a 10th birthday celebration, the Tammy Lynn Center to celebrate the 30th birthday of A Toast to the Triangle, Prevent Child Abuse Rowan receives $7,500 KidCents grant, and more.

Dec 7, 2015

Legal Relief for Job Seekers with Criminal Records

One serious economic barrier facing Legal Aid clients is the fact that 1 in 5 North Carolinians have a criminal record, which means they are effectively shut out of the job market. With the growing interest in criminal justice reform, an investment in relief from collateral consequences now would pay huge dividends in the future.

Feb 1, 2013

Mayors of Super Bowl cities wager volunteer service

As part of ‘Service Bowl,’ winning mayor to host community service project with AmeriCorps members and local volunteers

Oct 28, 2009

Wanted: Nonprofits that need apprentices

Public Allies of North Carolina is looking for nonprofits from Greensboro to Garner that would like to hire emerging leaders for a 10-month apprenticeship.

Jan 16, 2009

Obama urged to boost nonprofits

A letter signed by more than 1,000 nonprofit and corporate leaders recommends a nonprofit-stimulus package to create jobs and help needy Americans weather the recession.

May 27, 2008

Americorps helps build nonprofit workforce

Americorps alumni are more likely to pursue nonprofit or public-service careers, a new study says.