In a Minnesota service-learning program, high school students visit the St.
Louis River as part of a chemistry class to test water quality and initiate local pollution control.
Third graders, in an Indiana program, spend time with seniors in nursing homes.
Information is gathered and friends are made of long- time residents of their community as part of an English Project for a book on local history.
The Corporation for National and Community Service is the nation's largest grant-maker supporting service and volunteering. Through Senior Corps, AmeriCorps and Learn and Serve America programs, the Corporation is a catalyst for change and offers every American a chance to contribute through service and volunteering.