There are 20 AmeriCorps national service programs serving across Kentucky for the 2018-2019 program year. Programs include activities associated with teaching and mentoring students, providing drug resistance education, protecting environmental resources, serving veterans and military families, empowering victims of domestic violence and assisting low-income senior citizens. Programs are in need of donations both cash and in-kind.

Mission:

THE ATEAM is an AmeriCorps project, committed to serving elementary, middle, and high school students of Kentucky in partnership with supportive schools and involved communities to provide tutoring and mentoring assistance.

The Americorps Pledge

I will get things done for America – to make our people safer, smarter and healthier.

I will bring Americans together to strengthen our communities.

Faced with apathy, I will take action.

Faced with conflict, I will seek common ground.

Faced with adversity, I will persevere.

I will carry this commitment with me this year and beyond.

I am an AmeriCorps member and I will get things done.

Americorps Values

Getting Things Done

Getting Things Done – through direct and demonstrable service that helps solve community problems.

Strengthening Communities

Strengthening Communities – by bringing together Americans of all ages and backgrounds in the common effort to improve our communities.

Encouraging Responsibility

Encouraging Responsibility – by enabling members to explore and exercise their responsibilities toward their communities, their families, and themselves.

Expanding Opportunity

Expanding Opportunity – by bringing together Americans of all ages and backgrounds in the common effort to improve our communities.

What is AmeriCorps?

Watch the video to learn more about AmeriCorps and how you can get involved.