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Can AmeriCorps Help? Submit Your Concept Paper!

americorps helping handThe next AmeriCorps State program grant competition will take place this Fall and Winter. 


Now is the time for municipal, nonprofit, state, and county agencies as well as K-12 and higher ed institutions to start exploring and planning AmeriCorps State program proposals.


If you've been wondering how your agency could get AmeriCorps help to tackle a community problem, maybe it is time to find out!! 

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Of interest...

Links to recent news and events.

  1. 2015 Recipients of the Governor's Awards for Service and Volunteerism. Meet the winners via photos of event!
  2. Explore MCCS videos!

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VISTA 50th Anniversary Kicks Off

vista 50th anniversary logoAmeriCorps VISTA kicked off its 50th anniversary celebration recently. In Maine, we calculate there are at least 1,000 former VISTA members around. Come to a virtual reunion!


Follow this link to our FB site and share when you served, what you did, and a memory of that time. OR, post on your own page using #MaineVISTAReunion. 

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