New Statistics on Volunteering & Civic Life with Dr Mary Hyde
Volunteer Nation | March 9, 2023
Dr. Mary Hyde, AmeriCorps director of research and evaluation, shares fascinating results from the most recent Volunteer Engagement and Civic Life census supplement. These results shine a light on both the enduring spirit of volunteerism in America – even during the height of the pandemic – and what the data can tell us about future trends in formal and informal volunteering.
Times West Virginia | July 30, 2023
AmeriCorps, a federal agency that subsidizes volunteer work, will provide $133,381 to West Virginia community service projects on Sept. 11, 2024 the National Day of Service and Remembrance. Read more on Times West Virginia.
WRDW | July 28, 2023
Georgia students showed small improvements on state standardized tests in the 2022-2023 school year, but achievement remains below pre-pandemic levels, and slow progress suggests a full recovery could be years off. Read more on WRDW.
FEMA | July 28, 2023
The Roofing Installation Support Emergency Utilization Program (RISEUP), a collaborative initiative aimed at assisting Guam residents affected by Typhoon Mawar, has successfully completed its mission. As of July 27, RISEUP has repaired 537 metal roofs for survivors. Read more on FEMA.
KSDK | July 27, 2023
The sun shines down on St. Louis and dangerous digits continue to climb this week. That's why AmeriCorps St. Louis is stepping in. Read more on KSDK.