AmeriCorps Week was a celebration of all things AmeriCorps – from the programs and organizations that make this national service initiative possible in thousands of locations across the country, to the members who have committed to "Get Things Done" since the program’s inception in 1994.
AmeriCorps Illinois Facts:
- 39,000 AmeriCorps Members since 1994
- 55 MILLION hours served since 1994
- $1.4 BILLION in volunteer impact since 1994
- $131 MILLION earned to pay for college since 1994
Attention all Illinois non-profit staff, volunteers, board members, AmeriCorps and Senior Corps, churches, social and civic service organizations, non-profit studies majors, and community servants: Please join us for a 25+ year community collaboration!
The goal of the Southern Illinois Volunteerism Conference is to provide training and support to those who devote their time and energy to volunteering in their community. We bring quality training to your backyard to ensure you have the tools you need to succeed.