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Global Youth Service Day, Request for Proposals

Published October 3, 2011


The Maine Commission for Community Service (MCCS), as a lead agency for Youth Service America's Global Youth Service Day (GYSD) campaign, is pleased to announce the availability of funds to engage youth in service-learning during a Semester of Service.

The MCCS will award fourteen $500.00 grants to implement Semester of Service projects, culminating in GYSD activities on April 20-22, 2012.

For more information and to apply visit our website: and navigate to the bottom of the page. The deadline for applications is October 19, 2011.

Youth Service America is scheduled to present a workshop on how to implement a Semester of Service at this year's Blaine House Conference on Service & Volunteerism, October 11, 2011! For more information on this event, and to register, please visit