August 21, 2009

How My VISTA Leader Year Began

AmeriCorps*VISTA Leaders have completed 1-2 years of VISTA service and chosen to take on a leadership role in national service. They recruit, support, and mentor the […]
June 22, 2009

From Indiana to Maryland: The Start of my AmeriCorps Experience

Meet Cyndel Taylor, a soon-to-be AmeriCorps VISTA member with GHCC’s Adult Literacy & ESOL program. As we prepare for the departure of our current AmeriCorps members […]
June 3, 2009

Seeking: National Service Volunteers

GHCC is seeking a self-directed, dedicated individual to create new and exciting opportunities for students at Success Academy, the new alternative middle/high school located at the […]
May 15, 2009

AmeriCorps Week: One VISTA’s Story

Written by Jannette Seman, an AmeriCorps VISTA member serving with GHCC’s Adult Literacy & ESOL Program, to celebrate National AmeriCorps Week. “[Y]ou will have the satisfaction […]
May 14, 2009

Think you have what it takes to be an AmeriCorps VISTA?

Interested in a non-profit career but not sure how to get your foot in the door? Do you have limited experience in the field you want […]
March 10, 2009

An Evening with Andrés Alonso (again)

by Jaclyn Paul, AmeriCorps VISTA Leader, Greater Homewood Community Corporation I first arrived at GHCC as an AmeriCorps VISTA on June 25, 2007. It didn’t take […]
January 26, 2009


by Sharena Hagins, Youth Coordinator VISTA, January 2008-January 2009 I began my AmeriCorps VISTA year as a youth coordinator at the end of January 2008. I […]