Fiscal Year 2023 Budget

On March 28, 2022, President Biden proposed a strong budget for national service and volunteerism, providing AmeriCorps with $1.34 billion, an increase of more than 16 percent over the current year enacted budget, to support AmeriCorps and its state and local partners in engaging Americans of all backgrounds in results-driven service to strengthen communities, foster civic engagement, and build a more equitable future for all.

Fiscal Year 2023 Congressional Budget Justification

Budget Summary

(in thousands)

  FY 2021 Enacted (Annual) FY 2021 Enacted (ARPA)1 FY 2022 Enacted FY 2023 President's Budget Difference (22-23)
Total Agency $1,121,102 $1,000,000 $1,150,636 $1,339,933 $189,297
Operating Expenses $843,115 $770,000 $865,409 $982,126 $116,717
State and National $455,096 $620,000 $466,749 $557,094 $90,345
VISTA $97,364 $80,000 $100,285 $106,264 $5,979
NCCC $33,500 $0 $34,505 $37,735 $3,230
State Commission Support $18,538 $20,000 $19,094 $19,538 $444
Seniors $225,017 $30,000 $230,768 $245,145 $14,377
Foster Grandparents Program $118,799 $0 $122,363 $131,335 $8,972
Senior Companion Program $52,863 $0 $54,449 $58,705 $4,256
Retired Senior Volunteer Program $53,355 $0 $53,956 $55,105 $1,149
Innovation and Demonstration $9,600 $20,000 $9,888 $10,100 $212
Innovation, Demonstration, & Other $3,200 $0 $3,330 $3,400 $70
Volunteer Generation Fund $6,400 $20,000 $6,558 $6,700 $142
Evaluation $4,000 $0 $4,120 $6,250 $2,130
National Service Trust $185,000 $148,000 $190,550 $235,000 $44,450
Salaries and Expenses $86,487 $73,000 $88,082 $114,686 $26,604
OIG $6,500 $9,000 $6,595 $8,121 $1,526

1 ARPA funds are available through FY 2024, with the exception of the AmeriCorps OIG funding that is available through FY 2026.

Performance and Accountability Reports

AmeriCorps is committed to ensuring the highest level of accountability in our financial and program operations. 

Agency Financial Report

The document below follows the reporting requirements under the OMB Pilot Performance and Accountability Report (PAR) process, and, therefore, represents an overall assessment of AmeriCorps’ performance. This report, as well as the agency’s financial statements, auditor’s report, and other accompanying information to address the specialized information needs of some readers, are provided below.

Fiscal Year 2021 Annual Management Report

Sustainability Performance Plans

In accordance with Executive Order 13524, AmeriCorps produces a report that assesses the agency’s current practices that promote structural and environmental sustainability. AmeriCorps will continue to promote programs and partnerships that assist communities in preparing for, and recovering from, risks associated with climate change through emergency management support, environmental stewardship, and energy conservation programs. 

Conference Spending Reports

As part of our commitment to ensure the highest levels of accountability in our financial and program operations, AmeriCorps provides information on our performance and financial condition as it pertains to conference spending.

OMB Memo 12-12, Promoting Efficient Spending to Support Agency Operations, dated May 11,2012, requires agencies to annually report their conference activities.  Specifically, agencies must publically report on all conference expenses in excess of $100,000 on a dedicated place on their official website beginning January 31, 2013.