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AmeriCorps is a voluntary civil society program supported by the U.S. federal government, foundations, corporations, and other donors. The program places more than 75,000 men and women in intensive service each year with the aim oSee more

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Multiple locations

Size

Large

Founded

1965

CEO

Kenlyn T Gretz

Type

Government

Revenue

$10M to $25M

Industry

Government/Civil Service/Military

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FieldRatio
other occupation36.1%
Social and Community Service Managers12.6%
Tutors9.7%
Community / Social Service - Other9.1%
Management - Other8.2%
Education - Other8.1%
HR Management5.6%
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female61.4%
male38.6%

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