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Posted: Jun 18, 2018
Author: Ann Bush

Funding aims to increase Kansas volunteerism

The Kansas Volunteer Commission (KVC) is pleased to announce the 2018 Mini-Grant Series, which aims to increase volunteers statewide by providing financial support for volunteer projects.

Posted: Apr 11, 2018
Author: Ann Bush

Funds will support Kansas volunteerism

TOPEKA — The Kansas Volunteer Commission (KVC) has awarded nearly $80,000 in funding to four Kansas volunteer connector organizations through the 2018 Volunteer Generation Fund (VGF) grant competition.

Posted: Jan 24, 2018
Author: Ann Bush

New program development initiative will expand after-school opportunities through AmeriCorps in Kansas

TOPEKA – Kansas will be better poised to expand out-of-school time opportunities for youth at a statewide level thanks to new funding awarded to the Kansas Volunteer Commission (KVC).

Posted: Nov 29, 2017
Author: Ann Bush

AmeriCorps Kansas supports wide range of local service programs, engaging more than 100 Kansans in intensive community service each year

TOPEKA — In an effort to address community needs statewide, the Kansas Volunteer Commission has opened the 2018-2019 application process for potential AmeriCorps Kansas programs. 

Posted: Sep 6, 2017
Author: Ann Bush

15 organizations across country receive grants totaling more than $3.7 million

The Kansas Volunteer Commission (KVC) has received a $113,899 grant that will allow it to help organizations across the state increase volunteerism.

Posted: Aug 24, 2017
Author: Ann Bush

Funding will support 183 AmeriCorps members who help meet local needs

Kansas received more than $1.3 million in AmeriCorps funding from the Corporation for National and Community Service (CNCS), the Kansas Volunteer Commission (KVC) announced Wednesday, Aug. 23, 2017.

Posted: Aug 23, 2017
Author: Ann Bush

TOPEKA – The Kansas Volunteer Commission (KVC) has awarded five organizations a total of $3,114 in funding to support the Sept. 11 National Day of Service.
 

Posted: Mar 6, 2017
Author: Ann Bush

AmeriCorps Kansas supports a wide range of local service programs

TOPEKA  – The Kansas Volunteer Commission (KVC) is pleased to announce the availability of federal funding in the form of AmeriCorps State Planning Grants.

Posted: Feb 27, 2017
Author: Ann Bush

Information sessions planned to share opportunities for national service, funding

In an effort to meet community needs, the Kansas Volunteer Commission (KVC) is conducting sessions across the state to inform organizations about national service efforts in Kansas and to promote available funding opportunities. 

Posted: Feb 17, 2017
Author: Ann Bush

Funding will increase number of STEM mentors serving Kansas youth

The Kansas Volunteer Commission (KVC), in partnership with Kansas Mentors, recently announced nearly $110,000 in funding to six Kansas mentoring organizations through the 2017 Kansas Science, Technology, Engineering, Math (STEM) Mentoring Initiative grant competition.

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