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Posted by Lisa McDonough on Friday, February 24th, 2017
YB Utica-Mohawk Valley Community College YouthBuild MLK Service   David Ortiz - Member Success Story Andy Ortiz, 18, is accustomed to the culture of bullying and discrimination that plague school campuses across the world. Growing up... Read More   AmeriCorps Week – March 4-11, 2017
Posted by Lisa McDonough on Friday, January 27th, 2017
Dates to Remember: Tuesday, January 31, 2017 YouthBuild Data is due in DYB Friday, February 3, 2017 YouthBuild USA is now collecting T-Shirt Order Forms Download your T-Shirt Order form HERE Monday, February 6 until Tuesday, February 7, 2017
Posted by Lisa McDonough on Friday, January 27th, 2017
YouthBuild North Shore CDC Engaged Over 100 Volunteers; Serves Over 300 Community Members Over the long weekend, YouthBuild North Shore CDC completed 3 days of community service opportunities in honor of the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.. Within these three days of service, the organization engaged over 100 volunteers and served over 300 community members ranging from children to seniors.  
Posted by Ying Tao on Tuesday, March 29th, 2016
The upcoming April 2016 round of YouthBuild AmeriCorps Conference Calls will be a series of  webinar presentations, in order to share some important updates (and start a conversation) regarding:
Posted by Ying Tao on Tuesday, March 29th, 2016
The YouthBuild AmeriCorps Department seeks nominations for the 2015-2016 YouthBuild AmeriCorps Outstanding Member- Spirit of Service Award. This award is designed to recognize current YouthBuild students, enrolled as AmeriCorps members, who have demonstrated outstanding leadership through service and whose service has resulted in a profound and positive program and community impact. We also have separate categories to honor and recognize the great work of Full Time AmeriCorps members, YouthBuild AmeriCorps VISTAs, and alumni. Guidelines:
Posted by Ying Tao on Tuesday, March 29th, 2016
Global Youth Service Day (GYSD) is an annual campaign that celebrates and mobilizes the millions of children and youth who improve their communities each day of the year through service and service-learning. Established in 1988, Global Youth Service Day is the largest service event in the world, and the only day of service dedicated to youth.
Posted by Ying Tao on Monday, January 25th, 2016
Participation in these calls is a required component of the AmeriCorps grant. At the minimum, the program’s AmeriCorps program manager should participate along with the program’s financial staff member. During conference call week YBUSA schedules 1:1 or group calls with subgrantee programs to provide updates, discuss program implementation, data, reporting and areas of improvement, share resources, provide TA, and collect feedback as needed.  *Please note our conference line number is now: 641-715-3580*
Posted by Ying Tao on Monday, November 30th, 2015
Participation in these calls is a required component of the AmeriCorps grant. At the minimum, the program’s AmeriCorps program manager should participate along with the program’s financial staff member.  December's conference calls (December 7-11, unless otherwise noted) are individual calls.
Posted by Ying Tao on Monday, November 30th, 2015
As mentioned previously, CNCS is requiring all members to wear the “AmeriCorps A” whenever earning hours. While most programs provide their own YouthBuild AmeriCorps service gear, YouthBuild USA also provides a t-shirt for each YB AmeriCorps slot allocated to the program. This order is only for new grantees and programs that did not submit an order in October. The due date for this order is December 15th, 2015. We will not be ordering member t-shirts again this year.
Posted by Ying Tao on Monday, November 30th, 2015
Please be advised that any reimbursements requests submitted after today, November 30, will not be reviewed in time for YouthBuild USA's last drawdown set for December 17. We are currently reviewing three grant years and do not have the capacity to review any ARRs after today. Please make sure that you are up to date and have submitted any outstanding ARRs for all grant years.