Over the last two weeks, Louisiana communities have been devastated by flooding. To date, more than 560 AmeriCorps members and Senior Corps volunteers have been a part of the relief effort. The Corporation for National and Community Service (CNCS) has secured a major $4.5 million Mission Assignment from FEMA and the State of Louisiana to assist in the effort. In just a week, CNCS has deployed 296 total AmeriCorps members, including AmeriCorps NCCC teams and members from at least eight programs from across the country.
Here are a few ways you can help: