AmeriCorps Great Futures
AmeriCorps Great Futures Program is looking for YOU!
Who:Young adults (17+) looking to make a difference working with Philadelphia’s Youth
What:Providing academic support to K-8 Club Members at the Boys & Girls Clubs of Philadelphia
When:6 months of AmeriCorps service beginning January 14, 2019
Where:At Boys & Girls Clubs of Philadelphia locations around the city
Applications for the August 2019-August 2020 service year will be available in early 2019. Please email AmeriCorpsGF@bgcphila.org with any questions.
|Full Time Capacity - serving for 6 months||Part Time Capacity - serving for 6 months|
|Stipend||$560 biweekly||$222 biweekly|
|Professional Development Opportunities||✓||✓|
|Education Award upon sucessful completion of AmeriCorps Term of Service||$2,960||$1,566.14|
|An opportunity for federal student loan forbearance during the term of service||✓||✓|
AmeriCorps engages more than 75,000 members in intensive service annually to serve through nonprofit, faith-based, and community organizations at 21,000 locations across the country. These members help communities tackle pressing problems while mobilizing millions of volunteers for the organizations they serve. Since 1994, more than 980,000 Americans have provided more than 1.3 billion hours of service to their communities and country through AmeriCorps. AmeriCorps is a program of the Corporation for National and Community Service, a federal agency that engages millions of Americans in service through its AmeriCorps, Senior Corps, Social Innovation Fund, and Volunteer Generation Fund programs, and leads the President’s national call to service initiative, United We Serve. For more information, visit NationalService.gov.