Features and News
- Flood Cleanup Assistance If you would like to volunteer to assist in flood cleanup efforts, please visit our volunteer opportunities page. To request volunteer help, complete the online Flood Cleanup Assistance Form.
Team Rubicon and AmeriCorps NCCC team-up in Detroit flood cleanup effortsVolunteers have been active helping clean up and disinfect southeast Michigan homes after the Aug 11 floods. Team Rubicon and AmeriCorps NCCC members assisted residents in desperate need of help.
- Governor Snyder Honors Michigan VolunteersTo honor exemplary volunteer service in Michigan, Gov. Rick Snyder presented the Governor's Service Awards to individuals, organizations and a business at an awards ceremony Monday night. The 2014 Governor's Service Awards, titled "An Evening with the Stars," was held at the Gem Theatre in Detroit.
- Governor Snyder Announces Finalists for 2014 Governor's Service AwardsGovernor Rick Snyder announced today the 40 finalists for the 2014 Governor's Service Awards. The finalists have been selected from more than 160 individuals, businesses, and nonprofit organizations from across the state who were nominated for their commitment to volunteer service.
- 2014 MLK Day Mini-Grants Fund Service Projects Across MichiganTwenty-nine organizations will engage volunteers as part of National Day of Service.
- "Everyone Leads!" 2013 Michigan's AmeriCorps Member CelebrationTo kick-off a new year of AmeriCorps service, 400 Michigan's AmeriCorps members gathered in Lansing on November 21 to participate in the annual AmeriCorps Member Celebration. These members are dedicating a year of their lives to providing intensive, results-driven service in communities across Michigan and came together to celebrate their courage and commitment.
- Governor Snyder, Mayor Bing launch expansion of AmeriCorps Governor & Mayor Initiative Urban Safety CorpsGov. Rick Snyder and Mayor Dave Bing today announced the launch and expansion of an innovative crime reduction model in the city of Detroit: the AmeriCorps Governor & Mayor Initiative Urban Safety Corps Program. A unique public-private partnership, the program utilizes 36 AmeriCorps members as catalysts to mobilize and recruit community volunteers to join them in improving public safety in targeted Detroit neighborhoods.
Mission and Vision
- MCSC's Mission and VisionThe Michigan Community Service Commission utilizes service as a strategy to address the state's most pressing issues and empowers volunteers to strengthen communities.