Applications Being Accepted Now!

The NYC Civic Corps program is now accepting applications on a rolling basis until January 15th, 2015.

*Please note that any applications submitted after the January 15th deadline may not be considered for the Mid-Year Program. We encourage you to check back this spring for the Full-Term Program application. Full-Term members will begin in September and serve through mid-July.

Newly accepted corps members will serve a 5 month term beginning the week of February 1st, 2015. 

To find out more and access the application use the following link:


About NYC Civic Corps

The NYC Civic Corps, an AmeriCorps program run by NYC Service, unites a diverse group of professionals to serve full-time with partner organizations, working to increase their organizational capacity to engage volunteers and build sustainable volunteer initiatives. 

NYC Civic Corps members are assigned to partner organizations  for 10 months of full-time service and charged with recruiting, trainingand managing volunteers. Corps members help nonprofit organizations and City agencies meet New York City’s most pressing needs in:

  • Disaster Preparedness
  • Economic Opportunity
  • Environment
  • Education: Tutoring, Mentoring, & Service Learning
  • Health
  • Veterans and Military Families


NYC Civic Corps Members

Current and past corps members represent a diverse groups of individuals. Corps members range in age from 21 to 72 years old and have hailed from 40 states and nearly 30 different countries.

Civic Corps members are required to:

  • Be a citizen or permanent resident of the United States

  • Hold a Bachelor's Degree prior to program orientation
  • Commit to 5 months of full-time service (approximately 42 hours per week) 

NYC Civic Corps Accomplishments




Cash resources developed


Noncash resources developed
e.g.  Professional services, books, clothing and food



NYC Civic Corps Alumni

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NYC Civic Corps Resources

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