Press Releases

Senate Confirms Michael Smith as CEO of AmeriCorps

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Washington, DC (December 8, 2021) – Tonight, the U.S. Senate confirmed Michael Smith as the Chief Executive Officer of AmeriCorps, the federal agency for national service and volunteering. AmeriCorps, formerly the Corporation for National and Community Service (CNCS), mobilizes...

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Build Back Better Act Provides Major Investment in National Service

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Ranit Schmelzer, ranit@schmelzerstrategies.com Build Back Better Act Provides Major Investment in National Service  Creates Civilian Climate Corps; Boosts Number of AmeriCorps Members; Supports Increased Diversity  Washington, DC (November 19, 2021) – Following is a statement from AnnMaura Connolly,...

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Voices for National Service Endorses Bipartisan CORPS Act

Voices for National Service Endorses Bipartisan CORPS Act Bill would expand AmeriCorps to help communities recover from COVID-19, help young people pay for college and create pathways for future employment   Washington, DC (April 15, 2021) – Voices for National...

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