AmeriCorps at the Falls

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2021-2022 AmeriCorps Competitive Funding
New York State 2021-22 AmeriCorps Competitive RFP Released
The New York State Commission on National and Community Service seeks applicants for 2021-22 AmeriCorps Competitive grant funding. The Commission expects to receive applications in response to this Request for Proposals by November 24, 2020.

The Commission also seeks reviewers who are available for a review period between December 2 - 3, 2020. Reviewers will work as members of a team to perform the review. Reviewers will be trained, and the review will be facilitated by Commission staff. Adhere to social distance guideline, the review is expected to take place remotely.
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What We Do

Commission Partially Reopening
The New York State Commission on National and Community Service will be will be partially reopening its office beginning Monday, July 27, 2020. To contact the Commission, please call 518-473-8882 or email Commission staff directly.
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AmeriCorps Alums
Register as an AmeriCorps Alum to gain access to special benefits, resources, and opportunities.
Change a Life. Become a Mentor.
The New York State Mentoring Program
Help make a real difference in a young person’s life and give them hope for the future.
National Direct Consultation
Multi-State AmeriCorps Programs
Organizations that intend to operate an AmeriCorps program in more than one state or territory must apply directly to the Corporation for National and Community Service (CNCS), the federal agency that administers AmeriCorps and other national service programs in the United States.

However, prior to submitting an application to CNCS, multi-state applicants must consult with the Commissions of the states in which they intend to operate. Multi-state organizations proposing to operate in New York State should consult with the New York State Commission by submitting the National Direct Consultation Form below.