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Committee Approves Spending Bill that Would Level-Fund CNCS in FY18 The House Appropriations Committee marked up and voted to advance an FY18 spending bill that would level-fund the Corporation for National and Community Service (CNCS), AmeriCorps and Senior Corps at...Read More »
President’s Full Budget Proposal Calls for Orderly Shutdown of CNCS in FY18 Today, the White House released a full budget proposal for fiscal year 2018, an expanded version of the Administration’s “skinny budget,” which was released earlier this year. The Administration’s...Read More »
The agreement level-funds AmeriCorps and Senior Corps at FY16 levelsRead More »
The bill would ensure AmeriCorps alumni are able to collect the full value of their Segal AmeriCorps Education AwardRead More »
The administration’s recommendations for FY18 would zero-out funding for AmeriCorps and Senior Corps On March 16, the White House released a Fiscal Year 2018 budget blueprint, which outlines the administration’s funding priorities for the federal fiscal year that begins October...Read More »
On Thursday, March 9, during the annual celebration of AmeriCorps Week, Sens. Chris Coons (D-DE), Thad Cochran (R-MS), Roger Wicker (R-MS) and Jeanne Shaheen (D-NH) led an effort to pass Senate Resolution 86, which recognizes the contributions of AmeriCorps members...Read More »
The continuing resolution funds the Corporation for National and Community Service at FY16 levels for the first several months of FY17.Read More »