"I am so grateful for AmeriCorps for continuing to provide opportunities to work and learn while allowing me to pursue other careers as well."
AmeriCorps Seniors volunteer
“AmeriCorps was a great option because the need for service increased due to COVID-19 and it was one of the few gap year options with a multitude of service options."
I am a disabled adult. But after I started volunteering with AmeriCorps, it was a nice surprise how everyone is so accepting and understanding and how flexible things are.
"I will carry with me the opportunities and interactions AmeriCorps has given me for the rest of my life.”
"I have been able to experience and contribute directly to a child's learning. Serving with AmeriCorps helped me realize that I want to advance in the field of Early Childhood Education."
Maria A Lopez Rodriguez
"I am fortunate to be able to help struggling readers. I know I am making a difference in the lives of these children."
Mary Kay Patters