What is AmeriCorps?

AmeriCorps engages more than 80,000 Americans in intensive service each year at nonprofits, schools, public agencies, and community and faith-based groups across the country.

Since the program’s founding in 1994, more than 800,000 AmeriCorps members have contributed more than 1 billion hours in service across America while tackling pressing problems and mobilizing millions of volunteers for the organizations they serve.

Volunteer working on park project

Can I join AmeriCorps?

Yes! You can join AmeriCorps.

It’s a great opportunity to get job experience, give back to your community, meet new people, and even go new places.

Check out the different AmeriCorps programs here and see if you’re ready!

There are three branches: