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AmeriCorps Funding Available for Public Health Programs

Sep 23, 2022 / Chamber Staff

Serve Idaho, the Governor’s Commission on Service and Volunteerism is accepting grant applications for Public Health AmeriCorps programs. Earlier this year, Public Health AmeriCorps, a $400 million American Rescue Plan partnership with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, was launched as a way to recruit, train and develop of a new generation of public health leaders. More

Idaho receives more than $3.9 million in funding for AmeriCorps programs

Aug 15, 2022 / Chamber Staff

Nearly 345 AmeriCorps members will be supporting efforts to provide low-income access to health care, education and mental health services, and serving on environmental education and restoration projects throughout Idaho - all in the name of community service. Idaho’s AmeriCorps programs are funded by the federal agency AmeriCorps through Serve Idaho, the Governor’s Commission on Service and Volunteerism. More

AmeriCorps Volunteers Help Idaho Organizations Build Capacity

Mar 01, 2022 / Chamber Staff

Applications Open for AmeriCorps VISTA Project Idaho nonprofit, educational, community and faith-based organizations, Indian tribes and local governments are eligible to host an AmeriCorps Volunteers in Service to America (VISTA) member who can assist in building organizational capacity. Capacity building activities may include fundraising, grant writing, research and volunteer recruitment. More