About Us

About AmeriCorps

AmeriCorps is the federal agency for national service and volunteerism. AmeriCorps provides opportunities for Americans of all backgrounds to serve their country, address the nation’s most pressing challenges, and improve lives and communities.

Our Mission

To improve lives, strengthen communities, and foster civic engagement through service and volunteering.

What We Do

AmeriCorps offers individuals and organizations flexible ways to make an impact while focusing on six key areas.


Our Impact

See the impact service, members and volunteers have in your state and across the country.

Connecting Individuals and Organizations to Help Communities Tackle Their Toughest Challenges.

AmeriCorps sends people power and funding to communities across the country. Disaster response, opioid crisis, education – these are just a few of the causes where AmeriCorps members and AmeriCorps Seniors volunteers have stepped up to strengthen their community.