As Delaware celebrates AmeriCorps Week, Wendy Spencer, CEO of the Corporation for National and Community Service, will visit Wilmington March 15 to announce two programs to benefit the state.
Spencer will join other government officials in a press release and briefing at 9:45 a.m. at the Clarence Fraim Boys and Girls Club, 669 S. Union St., Wilmington. After being nominated by President Barack Obama, Spencer has served as CEO of CNCS since April 2012. AmeriCorps Week provides an opportunity for Delaware’s 170 AmeriCorps members, alums, grantees, program partners, and friends to shine a spotlight on the work done by members, Since 1994, more than 2,000 Delaware residents have served more than 2.6 million hours and have qualified for educational awards totaling more than $5.9 million.
For more information, call (302) 255-9745.