AmeriCorps 101: 2021 Governor’s Conference on Volunteerism

Presented by Andrea Johnston, Senior Program Officer, Volunteer NH; Emily Planchet, Program Officer, Volunteer NH

Session Description:

In this session, participants will learn the basics of what AmeriCorps is and the purpose of each of its programs (AmeriCorps State, AmeriCorps VISTA, AmeriCorps Seniors, etc.), their impact focus areas, and how organizations can become host sites for AmeriCorps members.  

Session Goals:

  • Understand the different AmeriCorps programs and how AmeriCorps resources can be leveraged by organizations 
  • Find out how AmeriCorps fits into the New Hampshire service landscape