Foster Grandparents are tutors, mentors, and friends to children with exceptional needs. The program provides a way for volunteers age 55 and over to stay active by serving children and youth in their communities. Featuring real volunteers, this video celebrates their joy, their impact, and the incredible relationships they develop. Learn more (http://www.nationalservice.... apply to become a Foster Grandparent today.
The Corporation for National and Community Service (CNCS) and leading experts on issues of poverty in the U.S. kicked off the 50th anniversary of AmeriCorps VISTA with the first-ever National Solutions Summit. This half-day event focused on the program’s accomplishments and featured innovative ways AmeriCorps VISTA members have and continue to fight poverty.