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AmeriCorps VISTA

AmeriCorps VISTA AmeriCorps brings people together to serve communities. AmeriCorps VISTA is the national service program designed specifically to help alleviate poverty.

Founded as Volunteers in Service to America in 1965, VISTA has been working to address poverty in America for more than 50 years. If you are looking for more information about
AmeriCorps VISTA, please visit:
www.AmeriCorps.Gov/VISTA

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Meet Delaney, a New Orleans native and AmeriCorps member serving in the VISTA program. Delaney shares why they are proud...
12/21/2022

Meet Delaney, a New Orleans native and AmeriCorps member serving in the VISTA program. Delaney shares why they are proud to build sustainable change and impact through service in their hometown.

Looking to do the same? Apply to serve with VISTA: http://bit.ly/JoinVISTA.

Ready to join a team of changemakers and kickstart your career?  may be the right fit for you! Learn about the VISTA pro...
12/20/2022

Ready to join a team of changemakers and kickstart your career? may be the right fit for you! Learn about the VISTA program's application process, the benefits of serving, and how you can use your passion to make an impact at one of our upcoming webinars: http://bit.ly/JoinVISTA.

Get into this  from Matt, an AmeriCorps alumnus who served two years in the VISTA program!Matt served in Albuquerque, Ne...
12/19/2022

Get into this from Matt, an AmeriCorps alumnus who served two years in the VISTA program!

Matt served in Albuquerque, New Mexico where he helped with projects related to substance abuse, recidivism, housing for low-income individuals with disabilities, and much more. Today, he continues to as the executive director of a statewide nonprofit.

Ready to kickstart your career and make an impact in your community? The VISTA program may be the right fit for you: http://bit.ly/JoinVISTA.

? There’s an easy, free, and proven way to get more volunteers to your MLK Day of Service event. All you need to do is r...
12/16/2022

? There’s an easy, free, and proven way to get more volunteers to your MLK Day of Service event. All you need to do is register your project, so it shows up in our volunteer search tool. Visit AmeriCorps.gov/MLKDay to get started.

12/14/2022
Impact Your Community with AmeriCorps VISTA

Markisee decided to serve in the program because she wanted to help change lives in her community of Rhode Island. Listen as she shares how serving with the Rhode Island Free Clinic is helping her to make an impact. Learn how you can do the same in your community: bit.ly/JoinVISTA.

? You can use your passion for sports to make an impact in your community.Meet Alison. Tennis has been an important part...
12/12/2022
Tennis for America VISTA Blog: Alison Daigle

? You can use your passion for sports to make an impact in your community.

Meet Alison. Tennis has been an important part of her life since she was young. After playing at the collegiate level and completing her master’s degree, she wanted to share her passion for tennis with future generations. Today, she serves with Tennis For America through the program.

Read more about Alison's story, then learn how you can make an impact with VISTA: http://bit.ly/JoinVISTA.

https://www.wearecollegetennis.com/2022/12/02/tennis-for-america-vista-blog-alison-daigle/

It all began with a google search “Tennis AmeriCorps”. This is how I discovered the Tennis for America program which I was instantly drawn to.

Ready to kickstart your career and make an impact in your community?Meet Meredith. Serving in the AmeriCorps VISTA progr...
12/08/2022

Ready to kickstart your career and make an impact in your community?

Meet Meredith. Serving in the AmeriCorps VISTA program during her gap year has helped her to continue making progress towards a career in public health.

Looking to do the same? Apply to serve with the VISTA program: http://bit.ly/JoinVISTA.

Wondering how you can use your passion to make an impact? Meet Annabelle. Through service in , Annabelle helped to ensur...
12/06/2022

Wondering how you can use your passion to make an impact? Meet Annabelle. Through service in , Annabelle helped to ensure that college students who were in need of food, clothes, toiletries, and additional resources, received them.

Looking to do the same? Apply to serve with the VISTA program: http://bit.ly/JoinVISTA.

The second cycle of Request for Concept Papers is now open!If you're an outcome-driven organization that shares the  mis...
12/05/2022

The second cycle of Request for Concept Papers is now open!

If you're an outcome-driven organization that shares the mission, learn how you can partner with the VISTA program during our upcoming webinar ➡️ https://bit.ly/3AQqi0v.

Come learn about the VISTA program and how it could help your nonprofit or local agency work within your low-income communities to create or enhance anti-poverty projects.

For additional information visit: https://bit.ly/3wynna6.

11/30/2022
Kickstart Your Career

"The amount of things that you get out of the AmeriCorps VISTA program are exponential."

Meredith shares how serving with Rhode Island Free Clinic during her gap year has impacted her plans to pursue a career in public health. Are you looking to kickstart your career? The VISTA program may be the right fit for you: http://bit.ly/JoinVISTA.

Shakira always knew that she wanted to do work focused on human rights and equity. But she wasn't sure of her plans afte...
11/28/2022

Shakira always knew that she wanted to do work focused on human rights and equity. But she wasn't sure of her plans after college. A year of service with The City Of NOLA's Office of Human Rights and Equity through the VISTA program helped to solidify both her personal and career goals.

Today, she continues to make an impact with the same team that she served with as an AmeriCorps member.

Looking to join a team of changemakers and kickstart your career? Join : http://bit.ly/JoinVISTA.

11/24/2022
AmeriThanks!

This , we are sending a very special to YOU - the 7,000+ AmeriCorps members who join each year in the fight against poverty.

Thank you for your commitment to and for making a lasting impact on communities across this country.

⏰ Save the Date ⏰ MLK Day of Service is on Monday, Jan. 16.Let's act with urgency and deliver on the promise of Dr. Mart...
11/22/2022

⏰ Save the Date ⏰ MLK Day of Service is on Monday, Jan. 16.

Let's act with urgency and deliver on the promise of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.’s example. Together, we can build a more united America by doing good. Find volunteer opportunities, project planning tools and more via AmeriCorps.gov/MLKDay.

Get into this  from AmeriCorps alumna Luwi Shamambo! We are proud of the impact that  has on the communities we serve.Wi...
11/21/2022

Get into this from AmeriCorps alumna Luwi Shamambo! We are proud of the impact that has on the communities we serve.

Will you join us? Register for an upcoming webinar to learn how you can use your passion to make an impact: http://bit.ly/JoinVISTA.

11/18/2022
Kickstart Your Career with AmeriCorps VISTA

Ready to kickstart your career and make an impact in your community? Meet the team of AmeriCorps members who serve with The City Of NOLA through the VISTA program. Their service is helping to alleviate poverty and expand the city's capacity to make change. Learn how you can join AmeriCorps VISTA today: https://bit.ly/JoinVISTA.

Ready to join a team of changemakers and kickstart your career?  may be the right fit for you! Attend one of our upcomin...
11/16/2022

Ready to join a team of changemakers and kickstart your career? may be the right fit for you! Attend one of our upcoming webinars to learn how you can use your passion to make an impact: http://bit.ly/JoinVISTA.

"The hardest moments for me as an educator were hearing my students tell me they were food insecure and knowing that all...
11/15/2022

"The hardest moments for me as an educator were hearing my students tell me they were food insecure and knowing that all I could do was refer them to the social worker who might be able to help, but that I could not change what caused them to be food insecure."

This Hunger & Homelessness Awareness Week, we're celebrating AmeriCorps members and alumni like William who for communities impacted by poverty through service in the VISTA program. Hit share to spread the word then learn how you can make a difference with VISTA: bit.ly/JoinVISTA.

11/10/2022
Become a Changemaker

"The reason why I decided to join the AmeriCorps VISTA program is because I have an interest in serving a city that I have loved all my life."

Meet New Orleans native Delaney, an AmeriCorps member serving in the VISTA program. Delaney shares the significance of building sustainable change and impact through service in their hometown. Looking to do the same? Apply to serve with VISTA: http://bit.ly/JoinVISTA.

: Serving with  gives members the opportunity to impact communities and kickstart their careers.Don't take our word for ...
11/09/2022

: Serving with gives members the opportunity to impact communities and kickstart their careers.

Don't take our word for it! Read how Gina, an AmeriCorps alumna, was introduced to a career in international development through service with the VISTA program. Then visit http://bit.ly/JoinVISTA to learn more about serving with VISTA.

It's National ! In celebration, we're highlighting the California State University STEM VISTA program where members serv...
11/08/2022

It's National ! In celebration, we're highlighting the California State University STEM VISTA program where members serve on projects focused on eliminating race, class, and gender disparities in undergraduate degree programs.

See this team of currently serving members and alumni in action ⬇️ then hit share to spread the word!

Ready to join a team of changemakers and kickstart your career? AmeriCorps VISTA may be the right fit for you! Learn abo...
11/07/2022

Ready to join a team of changemakers and kickstart your career? AmeriCorps VISTA may be the right fit for you! Learn about the VISTA program's application process, the benefits of serving, and how you can use your passion to make an impact at one of our upcoming webinars: http://bit.ly/JoinVISTA.

? The impact that AmeriCorps members make in communities across the country continues after their service ends.Like Phil...
11/04/2022

? The impact that AmeriCorps members make in communities across the country continues after their service ends.

Like Phillip, members serving in help to alleviate poverty and expand an organization's capacity to make change. Visit http://bit.ly/JoinVISTA to learn how you can join our members in making a difference.

11/03/2022
Kickstart Your Career with AmeriCorps VISTA

Ready to kickstart your career and make an impact in your community? Meet the team of AmeriCorps members who serve with Rhode Island Free Clinic through the VISTA program. Their service is helping to alleviate poverty and expand the organization's capacity to make change.

Learn how you can join AmeriCorps VISTA today: https://bit.ly/JoinVISTA

10/31/2022
A Service Story with a Scare!

A scare can come from anywhere... ghosts, goblins, and even trying something new. Check out this scary service story from Aubrey, a member serving in .

Read how she left her home to serve in a place she's never been and experienced the joy of planning a successful event in her first month of arriving at Trevecca Nazarene University. Did you have to overcome fear when making the decision to join ? Tell us about it ⬇️!

Are you an outcome-driven organization that shares the  mission of providing long term solutions to ? Bring an AmeriCorp...
10/27/2022

Are you an outcome-driven organization that shares the mission of providing long term solutions to ? Bring an AmeriCorps member onto your team!

The deadline to submit concept papers is Wednesday, November 2. For more information visit: https://bit.ly/3wynna6.

? Our members are taking action to  across the country.Meet Trinity, an AmeriCorps member serving in the VISTA program. ...
10/26/2022

? Our members are taking action to across the country.

Meet Trinity, an AmeriCorps member serving in the VISTA program. She helps the Arizona Food Bank Network in its efforts to address food insecurity by helping regional food banks and organizations distribute food to communities across the state. Read more about Trinity's service ⤵️ then learn how you can serve with : http://bit.ly/JoinVISTA.

10/25/2022
Kickstart Your Career

Ready to kickstart your career and make an impact in your community? Join Dareana and over 7,000 AmeriCorps members in the VISTA program who serve annually to alleviate poverty by helping local organizations expand their capacity to make change.

Apply to AmeriCorps VISTA today: https://bit.ly/JoinVISTA

Are you interested in kickstarting your career and making an impact in communities across the country?  may be the right...
10/24/2022

Are you interested in kickstarting your career and making an impact in communities across the country? may be the right fit for you. Learn about VISTA's application process, the benefits of serving, and how you can use your passion to make an impact in our upcoming webinar on Wednesday, Oct. 26 at 2:00 p.m. ET.

Register here: https://bit.ly/VISTAGetTheBasics

Join us as we  to show our support for LGBTQ youth! We're proud to highlight members like William who helped to provide ...
10/20/2022

Join us as we to show our support for LGBTQ youth! We're proud to highlight members like William who helped to provide the support he needed in high school as a q***r person of color to q***r and trans youth across Illinois.

William represents the AmeriCorps 🅰️ through service with Public Health Institute of Metropolitan Chicago, where he partnered with Illinois Safe Schools Alliance to provide a safe and supportive community for LGBTQ youth to thrive.

Ready to kickstart your career and make an impact in your community? Join AmeriCorps VISTA and support organizations to ...
10/13/2022
AmeriCorps VISTA

Ready to kickstart your career and make an impact in your community? Join AmeriCorps VISTA and support organizations to make sustainable change in areas that affect poverty, including education, public health, climate, access to benefits, and more.

Learn more by visiting bit.ly/JoinVISTA.

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 Our members help to mobilize efforts in support of mental health in communities across the country! This , we're excite...
10/10/2022

Our members help to mobilize efforts in support of mental health in communities across the country!

This , we're excited to highlight Marcella, Andrew, and Delaney. These members are helping to empower communities with access to mental health resources through service in the VISTA program. They are by:

✅ Increasing equitable access to mental health services for children who attend high-need schools
✅ Supporting recovery from mental health diagnosis by ensuring access to employment opportunities and education training
✅ Equipping clinicians with the needed tools to support patients

See them in action + learn how you can serve with the VISTA program: http://bit.ly/JoinVISTA.

Are you an outcome-driven organization that shares the  mission of providing long term solutions to ? Bring an AmeriCorp...
10/06/2022

Are you an outcome-driven organization that shares the mission of providing long term solutions to ? Bring an AmeriCorps member onto your team!

The deadline to submit concept papers is Wednesday, November 2.

For information visit: https://bit.ly/3wynna6.

Meet Amanda. She is helping Instituto del Desarrollo de la Juventud in its mission to eradicate child poverty in Puerto ...
10/04/2022

Meet Amanda. She is helping Instituto del Desarrollo de la Juventud in its mission to eradicate child poverty in Puerto Rico. Through service in the VISTA program, she is through fundraising and community organizing.

We're honored to highlight Amanda's service as we continue to celebrate the contributions and influence of Hispanic Americans - especially those serving in .

Read how her service is making an impact ⤵️ then learn how you can serve with the VISTA program: http://bit.ly/JoinVISTA.

The 3-day countdown to our first Request for Concept Papers Webinar for FY 2023 has begun! Have you registered yet? ➡️ h...
10/03/2022

The 3-day countdown to our first Request for Concept Papers Webinar for FY 2023 has begun!

Have you registered yet? ➡️ https://bit.ly/3AQqi0v

This is an opportunity to learn about the VISTA program and how it could help your nonprofit or local agency work within your low-income communities to create or enhance anti-poverty projects.

For additional information visit: https://bit.ly/3wynna6.

"The COVID-19 crisis closed the door on my small business, and opened my eyes to hunger and poverty in rural Texas."  ma...
09/30/2022

"The COVID-19 crisis closed the door on my small business, and opened my eyes to hunger and poverty in rural Texas."

may be ending, but our members' efforts to continues!

Katrina's family faced food insecurity for the first time and needed to quickly learn to navigate what resources were available to help. This experience inspired her to volunteer at a local pantry which led her to service with Baylor Collaborative on Hunger and Poverty through . As a member, she helps to take action against hunger and poverty by fundraising, recruiting volunteers, and building community partnerships.

Learn how you can join members like Katrina: http://bit.ly/JoinVISTA

Summer may be over, but the impact that members who served in our Summer Associate program made continues! Did you serve...
09/28/2022

Summer may be over, but the impact that members who served in our Summer Associate program made continues! Did you serve this summer? Let us know ⤵️ + tag the organization you served with.

? Our members are taking action to  across the country! Meet Yohana, Daisy, Tristan, and Diana. They are making an impac...
09/27/2022

? Our members are taking action to across the country!

Meet Yohana, Daisy, Tristan, and Diana. They are making an impact on hunger in . Through service with the VISTA program, these members:

✅ Connect older adults to food programs and resources
✅ Ensure food pantries continue to be reliable food sources for the community
✅ Collaborate with Tribal communities to develop long-term solutions to hunger
✅ Encourage healthy diets by creating recipes for food pantry items

See them in action + learn how you can take action this : http://bit.ly/JoinVISTA

We recently represented the AmeriCorps 🅰️ at Smorgasburg Miami! Did you see us? Let us know ⬇️
09/26/2022

We recently represented the AmeriCorps 🅰️ at Smorgasburg Miami! Did you see us? Let us know ⬇️

This , we're sharing how members are taking action against hunger!Meet Molly. She is taking action against food insecuri...
09/23/2022

This , we're sharing how members are taking action against hunger!

Meet Molly. She is taking action against food insecurity on college campuses across alongside Campus Compact for NH. Her focus has been on building a food resource hub for colleges, universities, and students across the state.

Today, nhcollegefoodaccess.org includes a wide array of resources, including how schools can support their students and how students can find local, fresh food.

Read why this means so much to her ⤵️ then learn how you can serve with the VISTA program: http://bit.ly/JoinVISTA.

"This work is especially meaningful to me because I was food insecure when I was in college. I know what a difference it would have made to understand what resources were available and how to navigate them."

We are only 2 weeks way from our first Request for Concept Papers Webinar for FY 2023! Have you registered yet? ➡️ https...
09/22/2022

We are only 2 weeks way from our first Request for Concept Papers Webinar for FY 2023! Have you registered yet? ➡️ https://bit.ly/3AQqi0v

This is an opportunity to learn about the VISTA program and how it could help your nonprofit or local agency work within your low-income communities to create or enhance anti-poverty projects.

For additional information visit: https://bit.ly/3wynna6.

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