Where Children Not Only Learn to Read, They Love to Read

Tessa Berens became a Minnesota Reading Corps member because she fell in love with working with schools and kids struggling to overcome an education gap. By working directly with students and teachers, she enhances the classroom experience and provides her students an average of 90 minutes of extra one-on-one tutoring each week.

20th Anniversary

Starting in September 2013, we will recognize the extraordinary impact of AmeriCorps and its 20 years of serving America. The 20th anniversary will recognize the important moments in AmeriCorps history, and it will also look forward to the exciting future that lies ahead. Find out more!

“This relationship is founded on the shared values that we can improve education outcomes, help all children reach their full potential and create the leaders and workforce that ensure our further global competitiveness.  We deeply appreciate the important work you do, and we look forward to continuing to align our efforts with yours.”

Laysha Ward, President of Community Relations, Target