About AmeriCorps

Nationally, AmeriCorps members serve with more than 3,000 nonprofits, public agencies, and faith-based and community organizations. Since 1994, more than 400,000 men and women have provided needed assistance to millions of Americans across the nation through their AmeriCorps service.

AmeriCorps is an opportunity to make a big difference in your life and in the lives of those around you. It’s a chance to apply your skills and ideals toward helping others and meeting critical needs in the community.

Each year, AmeriCorps offers 75,000 opportunities for adults of all ages and backgrounds to serve through a network of partnerships with local and national nonprofit groups. Whether your service makes a community safer, gives a child a second chance, or helps protect the environment, you’ll be getting things done through AmeriCorps!

AmeriCorps members address critical needs in communities all across America. As an AmeriCorps member, you can:

  • Tutor and mentor youth
  • Fight illiteracy
  • Improve health services
  • Build affordable housing
  • Teach computer skills
  • Clean parks and streams
  • Manage or operate after-school programs
  • Help communities respond to disasters
  • Build organizational capacity

Arizona Ready for College & Career

Arizona Ready for College & Career program based in Flagstaff, Arizona serves youth and families throughout Arizona with college and career readiness activities, resources, workshops, mentoring and more.

Established in 2016 ARCC has served over 5,000 students and Arizona and will continue to make lifelong impact for those served.

Vision—NAU AmeriCorps builds a strong community through commitment to positive and active citizenship.

Mission—NAU AmeriCorps delivers a quality program that provides service opportunities to individuals who develop valuable professional skills and experience while benefiting our community.


Our Staff

Read about our dedicated staff members and their dedication to the AmeriCorps program.