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This Week in National Service – 6/11/2018

First and foremost, THANK YOU to everyone who called Congress this week in support of AmeriCorps and Senior Corps funding! Together with our friends at Service Year Alliance and the States for Service initiative at America’s Service Commissions, we logged more than 800 calls to...

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This Week in National Service – 5/31/2018

We have reached a critical time in the annual appropriations process. Both the House and Senate are expected to mark up their FY19 Labor-HHS Appropriations Bills in June–we know that the Senate markup will be during the week of June 25,...

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This Week in National Service – 5/21/2018

I hope everyone has recovered from the royal wedding and is ready to dive back into our work to make sure that national service is top of mind as Congress heads into markup season… The Senate Appropriations Committee announced that...

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This Week in National Service – 5/11/2018

As Congress moves forward with the FY19 Appropriations process, now is the time to ensure that legislators hear from all of us in support of AmeriCorps and Senior Corps—and we’re seeing exciting momentum across the national service field in engaging members of Congress. Our State Chapter...

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This Week in National Service- 5/3/2018

Spring has arrived in Washington, D.C. and with it comes peak appropriations season, so the Voices for National Service team has been busy working to keep AmeriCorps and Senior Corps top of mind for key appropriators in Congress. Last week, the Voices...

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This Week in National Service – 4/2/18

We have been busy monitoring social media, and we are pleased to see so many of you celebrating the FY18 appropriation for CNCS and taking a moment to thank Congress for the funding. A simple thank you goes a long...

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