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

New Publication Advances Civic Education through Service-Learning


ST. PAUL, Minn. (December 7, 2017) —The National Youth Leadership Council is pleased to announce the release of Service-Learning by Design by Dr. Sue Root. This publication will help educators not only teach core subject areas, but prepare students to be civically informed and engaged citizens – ensuring an excellent education for all our children. … Continue reading New Publication Advances Civic Education through Service-Learning