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Virginia is the First Employer of National Service!

If you are an AmeriCorps or Peace Corps Alum, Virginia wants to hire you. Find out more.

Governor’s Volunteerism Awards Nominations Open!

Deadline for submissions is January 28, 2015. More.

Volunteerism Conference Celebrates Service!

More than 500 energized Virginians gathered in Richmond for training and service. More.

2013 Impact of AmeriCorps in Virginia is $10.6 Million

AmeriCorps members served nearly 380,000 hours and recruited more than 11,000 volunteers last year. More.

2013 Volunteering and Civic Life in America

Volunteering continues to be on the increase as one in four Americans served their communities last year. More.

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  •   AmeriCorps to Assist Refugee Communities
    Refugee AmeriCorps is a new program which will assist with the integration of refugee populations being resettled into the U.S. through national service opportunities that increase engagement with refugee… - 1/28/15
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  •   EITC Awareness Day is January 30
    Friday, January 30, has been designated as EITC Awareness Day, a nationwide effort to increase awareness about Earned Income Tax Credit. Taxpayers whose income was less than $52,427 last… - 1/28/15
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  •   Virginia is First State to Become Employer of National Service
                      … - 1/27/15
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  •   Nominate a Child Welfare Hero
    The 2015 Child Welfare Certificate of Appreciation Awards given by the Family and Children’s Trust Fund of Virginia (FACT) are accepting nominations until 5pm on Friday, February 20,… - 1/14/15
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  •   Daniel Lockey Receives Wone Award
    Daniel Lockey, a volunteer with the Foster Grandparent program, was honored as the recipient of the 2014 Robert E.… - 9/15/14
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  •   Governor Announces Appointments to Board on Service & Volunteerism
    Governor Terry McAuliffe has announced the latest appointments to the Governor’s Advisory Board on Service and Volunteerism. The Advisory Board communicates with the Governor and Cabinet Secretaries on… - 9/9/14
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  •   AmeriCorps NCCC in Virginia
    AmeriCorps NCCC (National Civilian Community Corps) is a full-time, team based residential service program for individuals ages 18-24. NCCC members… - 8/11/14
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  •   Preparing Older Americans for Disasters
    FEMA has compiled some tips to help organizatons assist seniors in times of disaster, in conjunction with a recent Delaware State Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) Disaster Preparedness class.… - 7/29/14
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  •   Homelessness Decreases in the Commonwealth
    Governor McAuliffe announced recently that overall homelessness in the Commonwealth has declined 7.9 percent in the last year, with a 10.8 percent decrease in family homelessness and 14 percent… - 7/10/14
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  •   Virginia First Lady Kicks Off Summer Food Service Program
    First Lady Dorothy McAuliffe, USDA Officials, and Hampton Roads leaders gathered at Coleman Place Elementary School in Norfolk to kick… - 7/10/14
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