Nevada Volunteers is Moving!

May 12, 2021
Nevada Volunteers will be relocating to a new office located at 1380 Greg Street Suite 228, Sparks NV 89431.   Our office will be closed…

NEVADA VOLUNTEERS ANNOUNCES NEW GRANT PROGRAM

April 26, 2021
NEVADA VOLUNTEERS ANNOUNCES NEW GRANT PROGRAM “Governor’s Commission on Service solicits funding proposals to promote volunteerism” RENO, NV. Nevada Volunteers would like to aid organizations…

Nevada Volunteers Response to COVID-19 (Updated)

July 1, 2020
Nevada Volunteers is excited to continue to do our part to serve Nevada through volunteerism and national service while limiting social contact and reducing potential…

Nevada Volunteers Response to COVID-19

March 23, 2020
Dear Nevadans,   One of the positives from the outbreak of COVID-19 has been the overwhelming support of people wanting to help their neighbors through…

National Service works for Nevada

October 3, 2019
National Service is in the spotlight. Several Presidential candidates have called for strengthening programs, or even suggesting service should be mandatory for all young people.…

Be an intern with Nevada Volunteers!

July 12, 2018
  We're looking for an intern! Position Overview: The Data Entry Intern within Nevada Volunteers is an essential contributor to Nevada Volunteers’ efforts towards building…

What’s YOUR Volunteer Story?

March 27, 2018
Nevada Volunteers wants to know your volunteer story! National Volunteer Week is April 15th-22nd and to celebrate all the amazing volunteers in our state we…

Is AmeriCorps Right for Your Organization?

March 21, 2018
We know that getting started with AmeriCorps funding opportunities can be challenging, so start here! Answer the following question to find out if your organization…

AmeriCorps Alumni, Where Are They Now?

February 23, 2018
How did their service experience impact their journeys? What doors will AmeriCorps open for you?   Yoana Chavez- From Stipend to SalaryYoana Chavez served two…

United States’ Presidents and National Service

February 12, 2018
United States' Presidents and National ServiceService to others is a core value of our country. U.S. presidents throughout history have been instrumental in creating the…

Top 5 Reasons Why Organizations Don’t Apply for AmeriCorps Funding and Why Your Organization Should

October 11, 2017
To develop and manage an AmeriCorps Program is a big decision. There are many factors to consider, but you shouldn’t let the below reasons deter…

Truckee Meadows Parks Foundation Celebrates AmeriCorps!

March 10, 2017
By Heidi Anderson, AmeriCorps Program Director at Truckee Meadows Parks Foundation AmeriCorps week is here and Truckee Meadows Parks Foundation (TMPF) is ready to celebrate.…

Nevada’s second certified Service Enterprise proves even a strong volunteer-centered organization can benefit from Service Enterprise

August 1, 2016
Nevada Volunteers is proud to announce the second certified Service Enterprise (SE) in Nevada, the Tahoe Rim Trail Association (TRTA) that achieved certification on June…

The Terry Lee Wells Nevada Discovery Museum becomes Nevada’s First Certified Service Enterprise

May 2, 2016
Stephanie D’Arcy and Valerie Gillette, of the Terry Lee Wells Nevada Discovery Museum, jumped for joy as they accepted the Service Enterprise Certification from Nevada…

Volunteer Services at Washoe County School District; Journey to Becoming a Service Enterprise

January 8, 2016
Walking into the offices of Volunteer Services at Washoe County School District (WCSD), the first thing you will notice among the close desks and cubicles…

A reflection on the power of volunteerism and the Governor’s Points of Light Awards

October 15, 2015
  A reflection on the power of volunteerismby Amber Martin-Jahn Executive Director Nevada VolunteersLast week I spoke at our 13th Annual Governor’s Points of Light…

NOTICE OF FUNDING OPPORTUNITY

August 26, 2015
For Immediate Release Contact: Amber Martin-Jahn, Executive Director (775) 825-1900 | [email protected] nevadavolunteers.org     NOTICE OF FUNDING OPPORTUNITY Seeking Nevada Organizations committed to using…

Are you a volunteer coordinator? WE NEED YOU (and your volunteers!)…

July 1, 2015
Are you a volunteer coordinator? WE NEED YOU (and your volunteers!) to help us get a better picture of volunteers and volunteerism in Nevada. Are…

Service + Enterprise = Success!

May 15, 2015
Service-- an act of helpful activity; help; aid Enterprise— a project undertaken or to be undertaken, especially one that is important or difficult or that…

Notice of Funding Opportunity Nevada Operation AmeriCorps

December 5, 2014
For Immediate Release Contact: Amber Martin-Jahn, Executive Director (775) 825-1900 | [email protected] nevadavolunteers.org     Notice of Funding Opportunity Nevada Operation AmeriCorps RENO | LAS…