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MLK Day Project Grants Available

MLK Day Project Grants Available

The Virginia Service Foundation will award mini grants for service projects planned for the 2020 MLK Day of Service holiday. These funds can be used for supplies, planning, and support of projects. The deadline to apply is December 7, 2019. Apply at https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/7Q99ZM9.

UVa Selected for VISTA Partnership

UVa Selected for VISTA Partnership

The Corporation for National and Community Service (CNCS) has announced that the University of Virginia is one of eight colleges and universities selected for a new AmeriCorps VISTA partnership designed to encourage participation in national service opportunities. The other schools selected for this ...

Volunteering for Thanksgiving

Volunteering for Thanksgiving

For many families and individuals across Virginia, Thanksgiving is a difficult holiday. Many families don't have the resources for a meal, and many are without a home. There are a number of opportunities for you to serve on Thanksgiving to help these community members. Visit VolunteerMatch.org ...

AmeriCorps VISTA Grants

AmeriCorps VISTA Grants

AmeriCorps VISTA Concept Papers - VISTA Concept Papers are now being accepted. Applicants are recommended to contact their local CNCS Field Office to discuss project ideas and questions prior to submitting a concept paper. Please note that local CNCS Field Offices may conduct additional webinars not ...

Welcome New AmeriCorps Staff!

Welcome New AmeriCorps Staff!

Vickie Johnson-Scott joins the Office on Volunteerism and Community Services as AmeriCorps Disaster Readiness and Response Coordinator. She is a retiree of the Virginia Department of Social Services (VDSS) where she worked in numerous management positions. Her last position was the Northern Regional ...

AmeriCorps Competitive Grants

AmeriCorps Competitive Grants

The Virginia Department of Social Services (VDSS) has posted in eVA the AmeriCorps 2020-2021 Competitive Request for Applications (CVS-20-045) for AmeriCorps competitive funding. You may access the link here:  CVS-20-045 2020- 2021 AmeriCorps Competitive RFA. Submissions are due in eGrants ...

Nominate an Outstanding Volunteer!

Nominate an Outstanding Volunteer!

Do you know someone who is always putting others first? How about an organization or business that never hesitates to help out whenever there's a problem in the community? There are volunteers all over Virginia making a difference in our neighborhoods and schools -- tutoring students, conducting foo ...

AmeriCorps Kicks Off Program Year

AmeriCorps Kicks Off Program Year

Virginia's AmeriCorps members joined together for a day-long training and kick-off celebration on Friday, September 27, 2019, in Midlothian. More than 150 members and staff also celebrated the 25th Anniversary of AmeriCorps at the opening day event. The highlight of the day took place when members f ...

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