10 Years of National Service

In 1994, the Corporation for National and Community Service awarded its first grants. Since then, its Senior Corps, AmeriCorps and… read more

In 1994, the Corporation for National and Community Service awarded its first grants. Since then, its Senior Corps, AmeriCorps and Learn and Serve America volunteers have provided more than 1.5 billion hours of service, meeting local needs in education, public safety, health, and disaster relief in thousands of communities across the U.S. National service began its second decade with significant accomplishments, record funding, new reforms, and strong bipartisan support. In this address, Mr. Eisner talked about the lessons learned and future directions for national service, and unveil a major longitudinal study on AmeriCorps. He also responded to comments and questions from the audience. close

*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.

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10 Years of National Service

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Program ID:
184813-1
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National Press Club
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National Press Club Speech
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Dec 14, 2004
Last Aired:
Dec 17, 2004

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  • Dec 14, 2004 | 1:05pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Dec 16, 2004 | 10:00am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Dec 17, 2004 | 4:56pm EST | C-SPAN 3
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