AmeriCorps Makes Its Way to Hollywood
Monday, November 19, 2007
In the recent Hollywood blockbuster, Lions for Lambs
*, AmeriCorps is explicitly mentioned as a key solution to engaging our country's youth. The mention of AmeriCorps is believed to be the first inclusion of the national service program in such a high profile film. While the ramifications of this inclusion are as of yet unclear, it could signal the beginning of a shift in public consciousness that places AmeriCorps and national service as a more mainstream option for addressing our country's domestic issues. View the clip here
*This does not represent an endorsement of Lions for Lambs.