Serve Guam Commission
Under the auspices of the Office of the Governor, Serve Guam Commission (SGC) , established in 2005, is the state’s administrator for federal AmeriCorps funds received through the Corporation for National and Community Service (CNCS). SGC provides grants to government and nonprofit organizations that have been selected to run AmeriCorps programs. We provide training and technical assistance and monitor these organizations to ensure they adhere to all federal rules and regulations related to their AmeriCorps Grants.
The Serve Guam Commission and AmeriCorps programs are dedicated to serving Guam by making a difference through national service and community projects that achieve outcomes in the following focus areas:
|Environmental Stewardship||Veterans & Military Families|
|Economic Opportunity||Capacity Building|
To revive Guam’s spirit of service and embrace a culture of Volunteerism that increasingly shapes our communities and changes lives.
To promote the value of Volunteerism and improve the overall quality of service.
About Corporation for National and Community Service (CNCS)
Established in 1993, the Corporation for National and Community Service (CNCS) is a federal agency that engages more than 5 million Americans in service through its core programs -- AmeriCorps, Senior Corps, and the Social Innovation Fund.
As the nation's largest grant-maker for service and volunteering, CNCS plays a critical role in strengthening America's nonprofit sector and addressing our nation's challenges through service. CNCS harnesses America's most powerful resource – the energy and talents of our citizens – to solve problems. From grade school through retirement, CNCS empowers Americans and fosters a lifetime of service.
The mission of CNCS is to improve lives, strengthen communities, and foster civic engagement through service and volunteering.
To learn more about CNCS: https://www.nationalservice.gov/about