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Teacher pointing to overhead Developing volunteer managers
Volunteer handing out hot food Raising awareness
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Get Help Developing Your AmeriCorps Proposal

rosie poster for americorpsThe major triennial AmeriCorps State program grant competition will take place this Fall and Winter.

Now is the time for municipal, nonprofit, state, and county agencies as well as K-12 and higher ed institutions to start exploring and planning AmeriCorps State program proposals.

If you've been wondering where you could get 17,000 hours of volunteer help to tackle a community problem, maybe AmeriCorps is the answer! 

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MCCS Annual Report Available Online

cover image for annual reportThe year-in-review for the Maine Commission for Community Service is its 2013 Annual Report to the Governor and Legislature.


An online copy is available through the link below.


For a hard copy, contact the Commission at .

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Of interest...

Links to recent news and events.

  1. Senator Angus King Visit to Western Maine National Service Programs
  2. Rep. Chellie Pingree Visit to Waterville National Service Programs
  3. Maine National Service Awareness Day at the Capitol (2014)
  4. Rep. Mike Michaud Site Visit to Lewiston National Service Programs
  5. Explore MCCS videos!

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