National Service in the News, page 11

Tulsa World: AmeriCorps Is A Program Worth Preserving

By World’s Editorial Writers – AmeriCorps offers a start in life for young college graduates, makes a difference in the lives of children in low-performing schools and does so for a tiny cost. It’s making a difference, and it’s worth...

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Voters Speak: Protect National Service Funding

By AnnMaura Connolly - A new poll by TargetPoint Consulting asked voters in nine battleground states about their views on national service and the response was clear: 83 percent of voters want Congress to maintain or increase the federal investment...

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The Hill: We Need AmeriCorps to Make America Better

By Elisa Villanueva Beard - Since 1994, more than 900,000 individuals—Teach For America’s corps members and alumni among them—have stepped up through AmeriCorps and the Corporation for National and Community Service (CNCS) to make this nation a better place.

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