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Notice of Office Closure

The Alaska Department of Commerce, Community and Economic Development offices will be closed to the public on November 23rd and 24th. We will be closed November 23rd in observance of the Thanksgiving holiday and November 24th is an unpaid furlough day for employees to reduce state expenses.

Join Americorp - We want you!

How Do I Learn About Available Opportunities?

  1. Tell us your interest 
  2. Tell us where you want to serve
  3. Find opportunities
  4. Collect real life experiences
  5. Receive a Segal Americorps Education Award!*

To get started, go to: my.americorps.gov/mp/login.do

And get ready to serve, build, impact! When you join AmeriCorps, you use your energy, ideals, and talents to help others.

* $5,775.00 for a year of full-time service. The amount of a full-time education award is equivalent to the maximum value of the Pell Grant for the award year in which the term of national service is approved.


Why Should I Become an AmeriCorps Member?

Every day, tens of thousands of AmeriCorps members across the country change their communities, and change their lives, by doing good. Whatever your interest, there's an AmeriCorps program that needs you; your skills, your heart, your hands!

Are You Up to the Challenge?

You Give:

  • Your time and skills.
  • Your commitment to helping change lives.
  • Your courage and determination to make your world a better place.

You Gain:

  • The satisfaction of knowing you are making a difference skills and experience.
  • An education award to be used for future education or to repay student loans*
  • Other benefits. A living stipend, health insurance, student loan deferral, and child care expenses may also be available to you. Look here for more details

Your world. Your chance to make it better!