americorps http://kbia.org en Columbia's Missouri College Advising Corps gets $524K AmeriCorps grant http://kbia.org/post/columbias-missouri-college-advising-corps-gets-524k-americorps-grant <p>Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon announced Thursday that 21 Missouri organizations will receive $4,232,627 in AmeriCorps funding from the Corporation for National and Community Service (CNCS).</p><p> Thu, 05 Jun 2014 22:24:58 +0000 Brandon Kiley 54137 at http://kbia.org Great Circle prepares teens for independent living http://kbia.org/post/great-circle-prepares-teens-independent-living <p>Great Circle was formed in 2009 by the merger of the Boys and Girls Town of Missouri and Edgewood Children’s Center, two large organizations dedicated to helping children in need of treatment.&nbsp;</p><p> Wed, 11 Dec 2013 14:15:41 +0000 Daniel Shapiro 45105 at http://kbia.org AmeriCorp shooting for 16,000 volunteers in Joplin http://kbia.org/post/americorp-shooting-16000-volunteers-joplin <p>The city of Joplin will be getting more AmeriCorps volunteers to help with recovery and rebuilding following the tornado in May 2011.&nbsp;Wendy Spencer, the CEO of the Corporation for National and Community Service, which oversees AmeriCorps, says Rebuild Joplin will receive $2,800,000 in AmeriCorps funding.&nbsp;</p><p> Thu, 14 Jun 2012 14:57:31 +0000 Janet Saidi 15859 at http://kbia.org AmeriCorp shooting for 16,000 volunteers in Joplin AmeriCorps expanding for Joplin recovery http://kbia.org/post/americorps-expanding-joplin-recovery <p>The national service group AmeriCorps plans to boost its volunteer force helping Joplin rebuild from the deadly May 2011 tornado. Wed, 13 Jun 2012 22:43:33 +0000 Associated Press 15831 at http://kbia.org AmeriCorps expanding for Joplin recovery