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California Volunteers is the state office that manages programs and initiatives aimed at increasing the number of Californians engaged in service and volunteering
Chief Service Officer and Staff
Description and Contact Information
California Volunteers is overseen by a 25-member Commission appointed by the Governor
This section is updated as employment opportunities become available
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Participants — known as AmeriCorps members — perform a year of service with a program that meets local community needs in return for a modest living allowance and education award.
This portion of our website is being constructed with you, the program staff, in mind. Its primary purpose is to help you successfully operate an AmeriCorps program. Whenever you have a question or concern related to the contents herein, please do not hesitate to contact your California Volunteers Program Officer.
California For All Emergency Preparedness Campaign
Gov. Gavin Newsom announced a new campaign to better prepare California for disaster by ensuring our most vulnerable communities have access to culturally and linguistically competent support.
Disaster Volunteering and Preparedness
California Volunteers is the lead state agency for coordinating volunteers during disasters.
Grants & Funding
California Volunteers is designated as the state service commission and administers the AmeriCorps national service portfolio in California. Learn about AmeriCorps grants to support volunteering and service in California
Other Funding Opportunities
California Volunteers now has a blog!
California Volunteers’ current and archived press releases and media advisories
View California Volunteers’ scheduled events
View videos about service and volunteering in the Golden State on our YouTube Channel
View fact sheets related to California Volunteers, AmeriCorps and volunteering trends in our state and nation
View program and community service success stories
Request for Public Records
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