Stories of Service
AmeriCorps members in Minnesota have amazing stories to tell.
Welcome to our Stories of Service blog! 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.
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When Shannon Twiss graduated from the University of St. Thomas with a bachelor’s degree in Justice & Peace Studies in
This Twin Cities Habitat for Humanity member learned that the more you put into it, the more you get out of it.
After graduating from Macalester College in 2018, Ella knew she wanted to find a community of friends and serve in a school through AmeriCorps.
One of the most common questions about AmeriCorps service is about health insurance coverage.
“Whether you’re 20, 40 or 70, you have something to offer on the job and purpose really does matter.”
Coleman reflects on the importance of confronting historic practices that perpetuate racial disparities in homeownership.
After serving as a tutor in Reading Corps to Math Corps, Bradi now has the perfect position.
“All of the members in my GreenCorps cohort feel the urgency of wanting to get out there and change the world.”
After retiring from many years working in corporate roles at Target, Chuck yearned to continue to make an impact on his community.
After losing a longtime job at a certified nursing assistant, Ivy used AmeriCorps service to make a career pivot.
We have published a list some of our favorite social media posts about AmeriCorps and service from the past few