As part of the AmeriCorps and CARITAS family you will help transform lives by providing service to those moving through crisis toward stability.
AmeriCorps Members serve 900 hours (half-time) over approximately 6 month terms or 1700 hours over a year (full time); receiving a stipend paid bi-weekly with eligibility for an educational award at completion of contract. This education grant can be used for any accredited program in Virginia or transferred to an immediate family member if you are over 55 at the start of your service contract.
As an AmeriCorps member you will provide at least 35 hours of Direct Service each week and be required to complete all training during the service year, which includes mandatory service days in September, Martin Luther King Day, and one other service day to be determined. Other training will include the Regional Launch, weekly training meetings and special training sessions as planned. All training sessions are mandatory!
Open positions are listed below. Please complete the AmeriCorps Application and return it to the email address noted in the open position.