Serve DC - The Mayor's Office on Volunteerism
The mission of Serve DC is to strengthen and promote the District of Columbia 's spirit of service through partnerships, national service and volunteerism. Serve DC focuses on three areas to accomplish this mission:
Partnerships: Develop partnerships among civic groups, government agencies, educational institutions, nonprofit organizations, corporations and small businesses and the faith-based community. National Service: Administers AmeriCorps programs in the District and facilitates collaboration among all national service programs* including Senior Corps, Learn and Serve, AmeriCorps*NCCC and AmeriCorps*VISTA. Volunteerism: Encourages citizens of all ages and backgrounds to address a variety of community needs by volunteering. Leads the Citizen Corps initiative, which provides citizens with opportunities to volunteer and make their communities safer, stronger and better prepared to address threats of terrorism, crime and disasters.