CALLING ALL AMERICORPS ALUMS!
Remember that commitment you made to serve "this year and beyond"? Well, here's another chance to not only do that, but to also help get more Americans involved in service
! On September 27th
, thousands of communities around the nation will mobilize on the Service Nation Day of Action
,to demonstrate the impact that service has – and could have - upon our country and the power of citizens to create large scale change.
If you haven't heard, Service Nation events were kicked off by a summit
that took place September 11th
in New York City. Both Presidential candidates John McCain and Barack Obama
were in attendance spoke about the importance of service and their commitment to service. On September 27th
, Atlanta will be one of several hundred cities across the country participating in the Service Nation Day of Action
. The event will take place in Downtown Atlanta in and around the Woodruff Park