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New taskforce to help agencies use volunteers to meet goals

President Barack Obama announced a taskforce Monday to help agencies better utilize volunteers in achieving their missions. The Corporation for National and Community Service will lead the taskforce along with representatives from 18 federal agencies and organizations.

Tags: Barack Obama , CNCS , OPM , AmeriCorps , Wendy Spencer , management , workforce , Cogan Schneier , volunteerism

Monday - 07/15/2013, 06:51pm EDT

Americorps team organized 60K volunteers in Joplin aftermath

A team from the Corporation for National and Community Service is being hailed as heroes for coordinating 60,000 volunteers after the twister. Kelly Menzie- DeGraff led the effort under AmeriCorps.

Tags: Kelly Menzie- DeGraff , AmeriCorps , Corporation for National and Community Service , Service to America Medal , Joplin , disaster relief , Federal Drive

Tuesday - 09/11/2012, 10:21am EDT

FEMA, AmeriCorps team up to bolster disaster recovery force

By partnering with AmeriCorps, the Federal Emergency Management Agency hopes add 1,600 young people to its disaster recovery efforts.

Tags: Rich Serino , FEMA , AmeriCorps , DHS , emergency response , Federal Drive

Tuesday - 03/20/2012, 11:11am EDT

FEMA Corps assigns young people to disaster relief work

First there was the Peace Corps, and then AmeriCorps, which brought college grads into classrooms. Now there's FEMA Corps.

Tags: FEMA Corps , DHS , Peace Corps , Janet Napolitano , AmeriCorps

Wednesday - 03/14/2012, 09:55am EDT

How to implement telework at your agency

Cynthia Henderson is a leadership development expert, coach and trainer.

Tags: cynthia henderson , telework , In Depth , AmeriCorps , technology , Telework Enhancement Act , best practices , management

Tuesday - 09/20/2011, 04:43pm EDT

Pres. Obama to IGs: Thanks - Now You Can Go

Doan: This is just the beginning

Tags: oversight , Waxman , AmeriCorps , inspector general , Lurita Doan , waste , fraud , abuse , mngt

Monday - 06/15/2009, 11:31am EDT