FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Thursday, January 30, 2014 (All day)MENTOR: The National Mentoring Partnership and the Corporation for National and Community Service (CNCS) will recognize four corporations for their outstanding contributions to advancing quality mentoring opportunities for our youth. They will receive this recognition through their participation in the Corporate Mentoring Challenge, originally launched by First Lady Michelle Obama. Bank of America, Coastway Community Bank, Luxottica and The Ritz-Carlton Hotel Company will be honored during an awards ceremony at the 2014 National Mentoring Summit.
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Friday, January 31, 2014 (All day)As part of ‘Service Bowl,’ winning mayor to host community service project with AmeriCorps members and local volunteers
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Thursday, January 16, 2014 (All day)On Monday, thousands of organizations across the country are preparing to lead Americans in the nation's largest day of civic engagement, the annual Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. National Day of Service.
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Thursday, January 9, 2014 (All day)The Corporation for National and Community Service today announced that AmeriCorps VISTA members will be part of the Promise Zone Initiative, following President Obama’s designation of the Five Promise Zones in San Antonio, Philadelphia, Los Angeles, Southeastern Kentucky, and the Choctaw Nation of Oklahoma.
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Monday, December 16, 2013 (All day)
Americans Volunteered 7.9 Billion Hours in 2012; Gen Xers and Parents Lead the Way
Washington, D.C. — A new national study released today by the Corporation for National and Community Service (CNCS) and the National Conference on Citizenship (NCoC) shows that millions of Americans make volunteering a priority in their lives. The annual Volunteering and Civic Life in America research shows that volunteering in the U.S. remains stable and strong across generations.