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Service on Social Media: The Best Tweets, Grams and Posts of the Week

AmeriCorps Member with Fish

ServeMinnesota has gathered some of our favorite recent social media posts about AmeriCorps and service. Follow our social platforms at @ServeMN and #IServeMN to let us know what posts you think are most noteworthy. 

  1.  We appreciated the Corporation for National and Community Service‘s tribute to President George H.W. Bush, who was a strong advocate for dedicating oneself to service:
George HW Bush on Service

2. AARP Minnesota posted an essay by ServeMinnesota CEO Audrey Suker about how AmeriCorps is an especially good choice for people over 50: 

AARP Tweet

3. The spirit and fashion choices of this Conservation Corps member (and his channeling of Borat) are pretty wonderful:

Conservation Corps

4. Minnesota Math Corps members in the East Twin Cities Metro took time to volunteer at The Sheridan Story to pack meals for children and families: 

Math Corps members at the Sheridan Story

5. In Massachusetts, this AmeriCorps Cape Cod member shows our birds need a little help when it’s cold outside:

Member in Cape Cod

6.  Scholar Coaches from Minnesota Reading Corps hand out a wide variety of books to families at a school “Literacy Night”: 

Reading Corps at Book Festival

7. We were especially drawn in by the AmeriCorps member’s Reading Corps shirt in this recent post from Working Nation about how lives are changed by a year of service:

8. Although he isn’t on one of our Minnesota lakes, we loved the sentiment of this post from a former AmeriCorps member whose service led to his current career in wildlife management (plus, what a catch!): 

AmeriCorps Member with Fish

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