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Moving Forward.

I have been gone for too long,  and on this stormy Florida afternoon I have decided we should reconnect.  I don’t even know how to begin to explain myself. 253 more words


The end of an era..

Well not an era so much as my time in AmeriCorps NCCC. Where have the past two years of my life gone? I have had the most wonderful time in NCCC and want to stay forever but alas I can only receive two education awards and thus my time in the program has come to an end. 592 more words

Baringer High School ServiceWorks Capstone Project

By:  LaRhonda Boone, AmeriCorps VISTA

As a ServiceWorks AmeriCorps VISTA, I’ve often visualized my scholars as glowing embers; a tempered heat, reserved, uncertain and at times even uninterested, but you can still see a glow, however faint. 576 more words

Education And Mentoring

Recruiting AmeriCorps Members for 2016-2017 Service Year

Are you looking for an opportunity to make a real difference in the community? Do you want to gain new skills and experiences? Are you passionate about empowering people to prepare for and recover from disasters and emergencies? 619 more words


Summer Learning & Fun, Week 6: Arts and Crafts!

Week six of our Summer Learning & Fun program had the theme of Arts and Crafts.

While we have been doing lots of fun art projects throughout previous weeks, this was a chance to really dig into our creativity. 188 more words


the AmeriCorps pledge

I will get things done for America, to make our people safer, smarter and healthier.
I will bring Americans together to strengthen our communities.
Faced with apathy, I will take action. 36 more words

Americorps Nccc

The VISTA Affordable Housing Preservation Project

Who’s Who In The VAHPP

National Alliance of HUD Tenants (NAHT)

Founded in 1991, NAHT is the first national membership organization of resident groups advocating for 2.1 million lower income families in privately-owned, HUD-assisted multifamily housing. 570 more words