President Trump’s Budget Proposes Elimination of AmeriCorps and Senior Corps


The White House just submitted their budget proposal for fiscal year 2019. As in last year’s proposed budget, it recommends that the government shut down the Corporation for National and Community Service, and eliminate AmeriCorps and Senior Corps, ending the country’s 80-year investment in national service. It provides minimal funding to shutdown the Corporation for National and … Continue reading President Trump’s Budget Proposes Elimination of AmeriCorps and Senior Corps

Why AmeriCorps Works


It’s AmeriCorps week, a time for celebration. But with new scrutiny on the Corporation for National and Community Service (CNCS) – the agency that runs the AmeriCorps program – champions for national service are worried. According to a recent New York Times article, CNCS is under consideration for elimination, a cost-saving measure, despite making up … Continue reading Why AmeriCorps Works