National and International Service Programs

Service can be in your community, in Montana, across the United States, or international. The following are local, national and international service options

Local Service

Compact Service Corps at MSU

AmeriCorps VISTA
            Montana Campus Compact (MTCC) : http://www.mtcompact.org/

            Prevention Resource Center (PRC): http://www.prevention.mt.gov/
           
            Montana Legal Services Association (MLSA): http://www.mlsavista.org/

            Communities in Action (CIA): http://www.richland.org/

Governor's Office of Community Service: http://serve.mt.gov

Montana Conservation Corps: http://www.mtcorps.org

Senior Corps
            Foster Grandparents: http://www.nationalservice.gov/about/programs/seniorcorps_fg.asp
            Senior Companions : http://www.nationalservice.gov/about/programs/seniorcorps_sc.asp
            Retired Senior and Volunteer Program (RSVP): http://www.nationalservice.gov/about/programs/seniorcorps_rsvp.asp

National Service

AmeriCorps State and National:http://www.nationalservice.gov/programs/americorps/americorps-state-and-national           

Volunteers In Service To America (VISTA):http://www.americorps.gov/for_individuals/choose/vista.asp

National Civilian Community Corps (NCCC): http://www.nationalservice.gov/programs/americorps/americorps-nccc

Teach for America: http://www.teachforamerica.org/

City Year : http://www.cityyear.org/CityYear/Home_New_2011/Home_A_2011.aspx

International Service

Check out this great article from Idealist about things to consider before volunteering abroad: http://idealistcareers.org/6-questions-to-ask-yourself-before-volunteering-abroad/

Cross-Cultural Solutions: http://www.crossculturalsolutions.org

Global Volunteer Network: http://globalvolunteer.org  

Peace Corps: http://www.peacecorps.gov

1-800-424-8580
Contact our local recruiting office in Seattle direct at seattle@peacecorps.gov

World Teach: http://www.worldteach.org

Or check out Idealist for more resources and options:http://www.idealist.org/