AmeriCorps is comprised of three very different
and volunteers should carefully read each description before making a decision to join. For those who are still unsure of which program is right for them after reading the descriptions, AmeriCorps
“interactive program selector”
on their website. One of the nice benefits of being an AmeriCorps
volunteer is that they offer students an opportunity to make money to pay for college or to help pay off student loans after graduation.
The usual commitment ranges from 9 to 12 months but there are also summer programs available; such as:
- Delaware Parks AmeriCorps Summer Program
- AmeriCorps National Civilian Community Corps (NCCC) Summer of Service
- YouthServe Americorps Program
Please check out the
AmeriCorps website for new and exciting summer programs.