Ready to Join?

Are you ready to make a commitment to serve your community? Do you want to get things done by meeting public-safety, environmental, educational and other human needs? Do you want to earn an education award that can be used to finance college, graduate school or vocational/technical training?

Become an AmeriCorps member!

As an AmeriCorps member you may serve your community full-time, part-time or during the summer. You will receive a living allowance and other benefits while you serve, and an education award of up to $5,550 after completing your term of service. You may tutor children, weatherize low-income housing, construct nature trails, or take part in any number of meaningful service projects. You will receive extensive training and get help in developing a plan for your education or career. You will make a difference.

If you would like to apply for an AmeriCorps position in West Virginia, please review the list of AmeriCorps programs and contact them directly for application information and deadlines.

If you would like to apply for an AmeriCorps position outside the state, you may search the national database on the AmeriCorps website or call 1-800-942-2677.

If you are ready to complete an AmeriCorps application, you can begin the process here. If you have additional questions about AmeriCorps in West Virginia, please call the West Virginia Commission for National and Community Service at 1-800-WV-HELPS.