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AmeriCorps Seniors AmeriCorps Seniors connects todayโ€™s 55+ with the people and organizations that need them most. AmeriCorps Seniors highlights the service opportunities available to older Americans who want to make giving back their second act through our programs Foster Grandparents, Senior Companions, and RSVP.

AmeriCorps is the only federal agency tasked with elevating service and volunteerism in America. We provide opportunities for people of all ages and backgrounds to give their time and talent to strengthen communities across our country.

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This AmeriCorps Week, let's celebrate the lasting legacy of our volunteers - like those wearing the #AmeriCorps ๐Ÿ…ฐ๏ธ with ...
03/18/2022

This AmeriCorps Week, let's celebrate the lasting legacy of our volunteers - like those wearing the #AmeriCorps ๐Ÿ…ฐ๏ธ with Kenosha Area Family and Aging Services, Inc. recently recognized for serving 20+ years each! Together, they've helped support countless schools, hospitals, food banks and more in Kenosha, Wis. โคต๏ธ

Give this post a ๐Ÿ‘ to help us say #AmeriThanks and find out how you make a difference too: AmeriCorps.gov/Seniors

#AmeriCorpsWeek #WeAreAmeriCorps

This AmeriCorps Week, we proudly join the national service community to thank the millions of AmeriCorps Seniors volunte...
03/18/2022

This AmeriCorps Week, we proudly join the national service community to thank the millions of AmeriCorps Seniors volunteers + alumni for making a difference from coast to coast. #AmeriThanks for your service. You bring out the best of America.

#AmeriCorpsWeek #WeAreAmeriCorps

This AmeriCorps Week, weโ€™re thrilled to thank our volunteers who step up + show up for their communities, especially dur...
03/17/2022

This AmeriCorps Week, weโ€™re thrilled to thank our volunteers who step up + show up for their communities, especially during the pandemic! From sewing masks to providing vaccine education to delivering COVID-19 test kits, they've helped every step of the way. Comment below with ๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿฝ๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿฟ to help us say #AmeriThanks โคต๏ธ

#AmeriCorpsWeek #WeAreAmeriCorps

Just in time for AmeriCorps Week our friends at Encore.org are launching a new co-generational program uniting older + y...
03/16/2022

Just in time for AmeriCorps Week our friends at Encore.org are launching a new co-generational program uniting older + younger Americans to bridge divides through service! All current of our current grantees can apply for one of four grants. Learn more: bit.ly/EncoreGrantOpp

#AmeriCorpsWeek #WeAreAmeriCorps

#ICYMI: As part of AmeriCorps Week celebrations, AmeriCorps CEO took part in a roundtable with our volunteers and severa...
03/15/2022

#ICYMI: As part of AmeriCorps Week celebrations, AmeriCorps CEO took part in a roundtable with our volunteers and several partners helping get things done in Birmingham, Ala. Together they talked about the vital role of our volunteers in the continued fight against the pandemic. Check out snapshots from the event โคต๏ธ and read more: bit.ly/AmeriCorpsCEOToursAla

#AmeriCorpsWeek #WeAreAmeriCorps #RSVP #FosterGrandparents #SeniorCompanions

03/15/2022

Hip, Hip, Hooray ๐Ÿฅณ AmeriCorps Week is here! Weโ€™re thrilled to lift up the tremendous impact made by AmeriCorps Seniors programs, volunteers + alumni. Grab your inspiration to celebrate from our Director โคต๏ธ and read about this weekโ€™s happenings: bit.ly/HappyAmeriCorpsWeek2022

#WeAreAmeriCorps #AmeriCorpsWeek

Happy AmeriCorps Week! Time to celebrate whatโ€™s possible when we unite in service & tackle our nationโ€™s toughest challen...
03/14/2022

Happy AmeriCorps Week! Time to celebrate whatโ€™s possible when we unite in service & tackle our nationโ€™s toughest challenges. Letโ€™s encourage more older Americans to make giving back their second act by serving with us. Comment below if youโ€™re joining the celebration and learn more: AmeriCorps.gov/AmeriCorpsWeek

#WeAreAmeriCorps #AmeriCorpsWeek

Today on International Women's Day, let's embrace the power of women. From our 135K+ women volunteers to our Director an...
03/08/2022

Today on International Women's Day, let's embrace the power of women. From our 135K+ women volunteers to our Director and 2021 Influencer in Aging, Atalaya Sergi, these amazing women know how to get things done for America! Hit share to help us say Thank you ๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿฝ๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿฟ

#WomensHistoryMonth #InternationalWomensDay #IWD2022

#DYK? Yesterday was Read Across America Day! Helping the next generation fall in love with reading is something that our...
03/03/2022

#DYK? Yesterday was Read Across America Day! Helping the next generation fall in love with reading is something that our volunteers do each and every day. Letโ€™s say #AmeriThanks to the thousands of older Americans who serve with our Foster Grandparent and RSVP programs for inspiring curiosity & learning through reading. Hit share to join in and learn how you can serve too: AmeriCorps.gov/Seniors

#ReadAcrossAmericaDay #ThankfulThursday #RSVPTurns50 #FosterGrandParent

This Black History Month, we proudly recognize our Black volunteers who make giving back their second act and create a l...
02/23/2022

This Black History Month, we proudly recognize our Black volunteers who make giving back their second act and create a legacy by serving with our Foster Grandparent, Senior Companion and RSVP programs.

Hit share to help us lift up Black Americans who serve others this month and all year long!

#AmeriCorpsSeniorsWorks #BlackHistoryMonth

It's National Caregivers Day! Join us in thanking our volunteers serving with RSVP & Senior Companion programs who suppo...
02/18/2022

It's National Caregivers Day! Join us in thanking our volunteers serving with RSVP & Senior Companion programs who support fellow older adults + individuals with disabilities and give vital respite to their caregivers. Drop an #AmeriThanks in a comment below and find out how you can serve others too: AmeriCorps.gov/Seniors

#NationalCaregiversDay #AmeriCorpsSeniorsWorks #RSVP #SeniorCompanion

#DYK? Itโ€™s Random Acts of Kindness Week! Through their service, our volunteers make kindness the norm. Each day, they br...
02/17/2022

#DYK? Itโ€™s Random Acts of Kindness Week! Through their service, our volunteers make kindness the norm. Each day, they bring joy, laughter & smiles to communities across the USA.

Ready to spread kindness all year long? Learn more about making giving back your second act: AmeriCorps.gov/Seniors

#RAKWeek #AmeriCorpsSeniorsWorks #MakeKindnessTheNorm

Recently, AmeriCorps Seniors members serving with Jewish Family Service LA met with a very special visitor โ€“ when Second...
02/03/2022

Recently, AmeriCorps Seniors members serving with Jewish Family Service LA met with a very special visitor โ€“ when Second Gentleman Doug Emhoff joined them to get things done vs. hunger in his hometown of Los Angeles โคต

#ThrowbackThursday #AmeriCorpsSeniorsWorks #RSVP

Thanks to American Rescue Plan funds, weโ€™re investing $7๏ธโƒฃM+ in our current AmeriCorps Seniors programs to support ongoi...
02/02/2022

Thanks to American Rescue Plan funds, weโ€™re investing $7๏ธโƒฃM+ in our current AmeriCorps Seniors programs to support ongoing COVID-19 recovery for communities in need across America. Hit share to spread the word and read more: bit.ly/NewAmeriCorpsSrARPGrant

#AmeriCorpsSeniorsWorks #BuildBackBetter #AmeriNews

Last Call: We're seeking AmeriCorps Seniors grantees interested in engaging volunteers 55+ to support COVID-19 relief + ...
01/27/2022

Last Call: We're seeking AmeriCorps Seniors grantees interested in engaging volunteers 55+ to support COVID-19 relief + recovery as part of our new Senior Demonstration Program! Hit share and apply by next Thurs Feb. 3 | 5 PM/ET at bit.ly/AmeriCorpsSrARPProgram

#AmeriCorpsSeniorsWorks #BuildBackBetter #COVID19

๐Ÿšจ Webinar ๐Ÿšจ TOMORROW | 2-3 PM/ETJoin us, Erie County Senior Services and Area Agency on Aging, Region One for an engagin...
01/26/2022

๐Ÿšจ Webinar ๐Ÿšจ TOMORROW | 2-3 PM/ET

Join us, Erie County Senior Services and Area Agency on Aging, Region One for an engaging discussion hosted by Engaged National Resource Center about developing volunteer opportunities to help older adults stay socially engaged. Hit share and register โžก๏ธ bit.ly/engAGEDwebinar

#WebinarWednesday #AmeriCorpsSeniorsWorks #OlderAdults

A Big #AmeriThanks to all who honored Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.'s legacy of service + sacrifice by volunteering this #M...
01/18/2022

A Big #AmeriThanks to all who honored Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.'s legacy of service + sacrifice by volunteering this #MLKDay and committing to do good in 2022 ๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿฝ๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿฟ

Stay tuned for our MLK Day of Service highlight reel โŒ› and find more ways to serve others all year round โžก๏ธ AmeriCorps.gov/Volunteer

#UnitedWeServe #BelovedCommunity #MLKDay2022

Today all across the USA, our nation united to honor Dr. Kingโ€™s legacy through service to others. Like AmeriCorps Senior...
01/17/2022

Today all across the USA, our nation united to honor Dr. Kingโ€™s legacy through service to others.

Like AmeriCorps Seniors volunteers serving with Mohawk Valley Community Action Agency, Inc.โ€™s Foster Grandparent program who gave out all the #grandparent reading tips + books to kids, parents + families at their local library.

#UnitedWeServe #BelovedCommunity

#Spotted: AmeriCorps Seniors Director Atalaya Sergi takes part in United Way of Greater Charlottesvilleโ€™s virtual #MLKDa...
01/17/2022

#Spotted: AmeriCorps Seniors Director Atalaya Sergi takes part in United Way of Greater Charlottesvilleโ€™s virtual #MLKDay project to write notes of encouragement to isolated seniors โคต๏ธ

Looking for ways to make a difference today & beyond? Find in-person + virtual opportunities: AmeriCorps.gov/MLKDay

Are you honoring todayโ€™s ๐Œ๐š๐ซ๐ญ๐ข๐ง ๐‹๐ฎ๐ญ๐ก๐ž๐ซ ๐Š๐ข๐ง๐  ๐‰๐ซ. ๐ƒ๐š๐ฒ by serving others and doing good deeds to lift up your fellow neighb...
01/17/2022

Are you honoring todayโ€™s ๐Œ๐š๐ซ๐ญ๐ข๐ง ๐‹๐ฎ๐ญ๐ก๐ž๐ซ ๐Š๐ข๐ง๐  ๐‰๐ซ. ๐ƒ๐š๐ฒ by serving others and doing good deeds to lift up your fellow neighbors? Share our *๐™„ ๐™Ž๐™š๐™ง๐™ซ๐™š๐™™* badge to your feed or story along what inspired you to take action and do good!

#MLKDay #UnitedWeServe #BelovedCommunity #WordsMatterActionsMatter

#DYK? Tomorrow is #MLKDay โฐ ๐‡๐จ๐ฐ ๐ฐ๐ข๐ฅ๐ฅ ๐ฒ๐จ๐ฎ ๐ก๐จ๐ง๐จ๐ซ ๐ƒ๐ซ. ๐Œ๐š๐ซ๐ญ๐ข๐ง ๐‹๐ฎ๐ญ๐ก๐ž๐ซ ๐Š๐ข๐ง๐  ๐‰๐ซ.โ€™๐ฌ ๐ฅ๐ž๐ ๐š๐œ๐ฒ? Join us and The King Center to unite...
01/16/2022

#DYK? Tomorrow is #MLKDay โฐ

๐‡๐จ๐ฐ ๐ฐ๐ข๐ฅ๐ฅ ๐ฒ๐จ๐ฎ ๐ก๐จ๐ง๐จ๐ซ ๐ƒ๐ซ. ๐Œ๐š๐ซ๐ญ๐ข๐ง ๐‹๐ฎ๐ญ๐ก๐ž๐ซ ๐Š๐ข๐ง๐  ๐‰๐ซ.โ€™๐ฌ ๐ฅ๐ž๐ ๐š๐œ๐ฒ? Join us and The King Center to unite as a nation in service to others this Monday and beyond. Share this badge to your page or story if you're in and encourage others to join you ๐Ÿ“ฃ

#UnitedWeServe #MLKDay2022 #BelovedCommunity

As the 2022 approaches, our Director, Atalaya Sergi, celebrates #AmeriCorpsSeniors volunteers as bright lights in commun...
12/31/2021

As the 2022 approaches, our Director, Atalaya Sergi, celebrates #AmeriCorpsSeniors volunteers as bright lights in communities across the USA โคต๏ธ

Hit share if you agree and drop a comment below giving #AmeriThanks to an #OlderAdult you know using their #AmeriCorps ๐Ÿ…ฐ๏ธ to get things done 2021 ๐ŸŽ†

#HappyNewYear #NYE

#ICYMI: We're seeking AmeriCorps Seniors grantees for our new American Rescue Plan Senior Demonstration Program! All org...
12/28/2021

#ICYMI: We're seeking AmeriCorps Seniors grantees for our new American Rescue Plan Senior Demonstration Program! All orgs interested in engaging volunteers 55+ to support #COVID19 relief & recovery are encouraged to apply by 2/3/22 ๐Ÿ“† Hit share to spread the word and learn more at bit.ly/AmeriCorpsSrARPProgram

#FundingAnnouncement #AmeriCorpsSeniorsWorks #COVID19Relief

โ„๏ธ Seasons Greetings โ„๏ธOur Director, Atalaya Sergi, reflects on the hope, joy and peace AmeriCorps Seniors volunteers br...
12/23/2021

โ„๏ธ Seasons Greetings โ„๏ธOur Director, Atalaya Sergi, reflects on the hope, joy and peace AmeriCorps Seniors volunteers bring communities they serve throughout the year โคต๏ธ

Give this post a โค๏ธ to help us say #AmeriThanks for getting things done in 2021 and drop a shoutout in a comment below for a volunteer you know!

#GivingSeason #ThankfulThursday

โฐ Save the date โฐ MLK Day of Service is a month away! Let's roll up our sleeves and help make Dr. King's beloved communi...
12/17/2021

โฐ Save the date โฐ MLK Day of Service is a month away! Let's roll up our sleeves and help make Dr. King's beloved community a reality through action. Hit share if you're in and start planning how you'll do good at AmeriCorps.gov/MLKDay

#FridayFact #UnitedWeServe #MLKDay #GoVolunteer

12/15/2021

โ„๏ธ'Tis the Season โ„๏ธ Looking for ways to celebrate? Give the gift of time and help get things done for communities who need it most across the USA. Hit share if you're in and get started: AmeriCorps.gov/Volunteer

#WednesdayWisdom #GivingSeason #GettingThingsDone #DoGood

12/09/2021

#Breaking: The U.S. Senate confirms Michael Smith as the new AmeriCorps CEO. We are thrilled to officially welcome Michael and look forward to getting things done together. Hit share and read more โžก๏ธ bit.ly/AmeriCorpsCEOConfirmed

#AmeriNews #GettingThingsDone

#Shareworthy: Together with LIFE Senior Services, we're mobilizing AmeriCorps Seniors volunteers who will provide COVID-...
12/08/2021

#Shareworthy: Together with LIFE Senior Services, we're mobilizing AmeriCorps Seniors volunteers who will provide COVID-19 vaccine education to at-risk communities in Tulsa, OK. Read more โžก๏ธ bit.ly/NewAmeriCorpsSrVaxEdProgram

#BuildBackBetter #AmeriCorpsSeniorsWorks #COVID19recovery

Weโ€™re thrilled to share that our Director Atalaya Sergi was just named one of this yearโ€™s Influencer in Aging by PBS Nex...
12/07/2021

Weโ€™re thrilled to share that our Director Atalaya Sergi was just named one of this yearโ€™s Influencer in Aging by PBS Next Avenue โคต๏ธ

#Shareworthy: Next Avenue recognizes AmeriCorps Seniors Director Atalaya Sergi as a 2021 Influencer in Aging โ€” an annual award recognizing leaders who advance the aging space through:

๐Ÿ† solutions
๐Ÿ† innovation
๐Ÿ† inspiration
๐Ÿ† big thinking

Join us in celebrating Atalaya's tremendous achievement whose unwavering commitment to lifting up communities through service, education, equity, and engagement makes a difference for older adults and Americans across the USA each and every day! Hit share to spread the word and read more โžก๏ธ bit.ly/SergiNamed2021Influencer

#InfluenceAging #ServiceShoutout

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