Become an AmeriCorps Member


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  • AmeriCorps is a national program of public service
  • AmeriCorps provides opportunities for Americans of all backgrounds to serve their country, address the nation’s most pressing challenges, and improve lives and communities.
  • Learn more about the AmeriCorps program here

We are recruiting for a team of 20 AmeriCorps members for the Attendance Matters® 2024-2025 school year. AmeriCorps members will work in teams of two and serve in a local middle schools providing one-on-one and group social-emotional support to 15-25 chronically absent students throughout the school day, primarily during lunch periods. Positions are 20 or 30 hours per week and begin on August 26, 2024, and end on June 30, 2025.

See what the day in the life of a mentor looks like here!

  • Build skills that are in demand by employers

  • Receive extensive professional development and training

  • Be coached and mentored as you develop your own unique program in the school

  • Grow your professional network

  • Receive student loan forbearance during service

  • AmeriCorps experience looks great on your resume and provides some flexibility for other commitments.

  • AmeriCorps experience looks great on your resume

  • AmeriCorps Members will earn the following living allowance (not a wage or salary) and an education award*:

    20 Hours / Week (900 total hours): $13,617 living allowance and $3,697 education award

    30 Hours / Week (1200 total hours): $19,068 living allowance and $5,176 education award

    *You must serve the required number of hours to earn the education award. 20-hour positions are 900 total hours and 30-hour positions are 1200 total hours during the 10 months.  Education award listed is from 2023-2024 and may be increased for the 2024-2025 year. More information on the education award here Segal AmeriCorps Education Award | AmeriCorps

Email Asta Bonheyo or call (509) 581-3948.


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