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 from May 24th through May…

Nevada Volunteers Announces New Grant Program

April 26, 2021
“Governor’s Commission on Service solicits funding proposals to promote volunteerism” RENO, NV. Nevada Volunteers would like to aid organizations in celebrating volunteerism and is actively accepting proposals from qualifying entities.…

AmeriCorps Notice of Funding Opportunity

September 21, 2020
NOTICE OF FUNDING OPPORTUNITY  Seeking Nevada Organizations interested in developing national service programs to address critical community needs     Nevada, Statewide, September 14, 2020- Nevada Volunteers is pleased to release…

Nevada Volunteers Receives Generous Volunteer Generation Fund

July 28, 2020
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                                                                                           CONTACT: Info DATE: 7/27/2020                                                                                          EMAIL: info@nevadavolunteers.org     Nevada Volunteers Receives Generous Volunteer Generation Fund Federal funding will enhance volunteer partnership and collaboration across Nevada   NEVADA…

Nevada Volunteers Hires New Executive Director

June 3, 2020
Non-profit executive to lead Governor’s Commission on Service    Nevada, Statewide, June 2, 2020 —The Commission of Nevada Volunteers has appointed Zanny Marsh as Executive Director of the statewide organization, effective…

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 service and volunteerism. Through our…

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. September began AmeriCorps 25th anniversary…

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 and maintaining the state's infrastructure…

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 are holding a Volunteer Week…

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 is eligible for AmeriCorps funding:…

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 terms as an AmeriCorps member…

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 programs to support national service.…

NOTICE OF FUNDING OPPORTUNITY

August 26, 2015
For Immediate Release Contact: Amber Martin-Jahn, Executive Director (775) 825-1900 | amber@nevadavolunteers.org nevadavolunteers.org     NOTICE OF FUNDING OPPORTUNITY Seeking Nevada Organizations committed to using national service to address critical…

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 requires boldness or energy These…

Nevada’s 150 Points of Light!

October 15, 2014
Each year, Nevada Volunteers recognizes “Points of Light” throughout our state – individuals and organizations who, through their dedicated efforts, shine the “Light” of volunteerism and brighten the lives of…

Let’s give a round of applause to…

August 19, 2014
Join us in congratulating one of our finalists in the Individual - Rural Nevada category of the Governor's Points of Light, Sandy Buchanan! Sandy has been a Reno-Sparks Gospel Mission…

Join us in congratulating…

August 18, 2014
Join us in congratulating one of our finalists in the Individual - Northern Nevada category of the Governor's Points of Light, Michael Allen! Michael has been a dedicated volunteer for…

May 22, 2014
http://youtu.be/U1CYg-eQzjU Darryl believes that no matter whether a child is rich or poor, black or white, they all need the same thing: love, compassion, and someone that believes in them.…

Why Invest in Volunteers?

April 21, 2014
Nevada Volunteers is all about volunteerism and, no, despite our name, we don’t have a huge group of volunteers that we directly manage. While we would love to claim all…

Investing in Service-Learning and Volunteerism

February 26, 2014
Find out more about Service-Learning today! University of Nevada, Reno Office of Service Learning and Civic Engagement 775-784-4846 www.unr.edu/service-learning University of Nevada, Las Vegas Office of Civic Engagement and Diversity…