Stories of Service
AmeriCorps members in Minnesota have amazing stories to tell.
Every day, Minnesota AmeriCorps programs and their members transform lives and get things done. Their actions and impact shows exactly what service to your state is all about. These are their stories. Subscribe to our newsletter to get them sent directly to your inbox every other Thursday.
With college in flux this fall, it’s a great time for students to consider a gap year — and AmeriCorps provides income, tuition help, health benefits, adventure and more.
By Audrey Suker, CEO of ServeMinnesota As each statement of heartbreak and grief over the killing of George Floyd appears
‘It’s an Honor to be Trusted with These Students’ Stories and Their Experiences:’ Finding a Career Path in Recovery Corps
Quinn Forss was looking for a new opportunity to refocus his career when he learned about Minnesota Recovery Corps. As
The following organizations, which are located throughout the state of Minnesota, were chosen to host AmeriCorps members this summer to
As I wrote in our last newsletter, ServeMinnesota has a unique responsibility to help Minnesota communities respond to the crisis created by
AmeriCorps members in the LECPA program in St. Paul have changed their typical service to lead a food drive and help local food shelves.
True North AmeriCorps members in Duluth have transformed their service to help communities suffering in this crisis.
ServeMinnesota CEO Audrey Suker talks about how AmeriCorps members are stepping up as Minnesota shuts down.
COVID-19 Information from ServeMinnesota and the Corporation for National & Community Service (CNCS)
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‘I Have Lived Through What They’re Going Through:’ An AmeriCorps Member Reflects on Her Service in College Possible
Alexia is an AmeriCorps member who serves as a College Possible coach at St. Catherine University in St. Paul. She helps students in the College Possible program there navigate and adjust to college.
College students and graduates who have taken out student loans might worry that they won’t be able to keep up with repayment if they sign up for AmeriCorps, but good news: There are penalty-free options to postpone student loan payments while you serve.
AmeriCorps members in Minnesota Reading Corps can now earn a Child Development Associate (CDA) credential at no cost and use service hours to complete.