AmeriCorps, a network of national service programs, has had a longstanding relationship with Emerald Youth since 1998. Charged nationally with “helping others and meeting critical needs in the community,” Emerald Youth AmeriCorps members serve in various roles throughout the organization.
Each year during AmeriCorps Week, members across the country are recognized for the extraordinary impact they make across the United States every day. AmeriCorps Week is being celebrated nationally March 11-17, 2018.
As part of AmeriCorps Week 2018, Emerald Youth is highlighting the service of some past and present AmeriCorps members.
Read the stories of AmeriCorps members who through Emerald Youth have made a difference in the lives of kids in Knoxville:
Check out how you can become an AmeriCorps member and serve with us: