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Deloitte’s RightStep Helps Kids Stay on the College Path

Countless studies have shown that individuals with a college degree will do much better financially over the course of their careers than those without. That’s good news for those who graduate college, especially as the degree will be required for the bulk of new jobs the U.S. economy will create in the coming years. But it is mostly bad news for those from low-income families for whom college [...]

Deloitte’s RightStep Helps Kids Stay on the College Path 2017-09-18T11:52:31+00:00

Register Now for the Voices for National Service’s Capitol Hill Day

Register now for Voices for National Service's Capitol Hill Day 2017 on Tuesday, September 12. As you know, Congress is debating the fiscal year 2018 budget and in September, the Senate will be working on the national service funding bill. Our Capitol Hill Day on September 12th provides the perfect opportunity to educate Congress on the impact national service members have in their home communities [...]

Register Now for the Voices for National Service’s Capitol Hill Day 2017-08-03T15:12:23+00:00

ACTION ALERT: Your Voice Needed to Save National Service

We've asked you to take a lot of action already this year, but we're facing unprecedented threats: the potential elimination of national service, and huge funding cuts to public lands agencies and other important programs. Just this week the Trump Administration requested that Congress nearly eliminate the Corporation for National and Community Service (CNCS) and AmeriCorps in the rest of this fiscal year (FY17), and of course, full [...]

ACTION ALERT: Your Voice Needed to Save National Service 2017-03-29T15:13:40+00:00

President Trump, Let’s Make A Deal… To Save AmeriCorps

I believe that when Americans – especially young people – have meaningful opportunities to serve their community and country, everyone wins. Driven by this belief, I’ve spent the majority of my life working to create opportunities for such service. This month the White House released its 2018 budget blueprint. As has been widely reported, the new budget proposes a significant increase for military spending, and [...]

President Trump, Let’s Make A Deal… To Save AmeriCorps 2017-04-24T16:37:29+00:00