News & Events

Recent Volunteer Florida news:

ICYMI: Governor Scott and Volunteer Florida Present Champion of Service Award

Friday / December 07 / 2018

Comcast and Volunteer Florida: Donate to the Florida Disaster Fund

Wednesday / December 05 / 2018

ICYMI: Governor Rick Scott and First Lady Ann Scott Announce Hispanic Heritage Month Contest Winners

Monday / November 19 / 2018

Volunteer Florida Thanks Businesses for Donating to the Florida Disaster Fund

Monday / November 05 / 2018

Volunteer Florida Thanks Businesses for Donating to the Florida Disaster Fund

Wednesday / October 31 / 2018

“Operation: Help Our Neighbor” Raises $87,700+ for the Florida Disaster Fund

Sunday / October 14 / 2018

ICYMI: Weston Resident to Chair Volunteer Florida Commission

Wednesday / September 05 / 2018

Volunteer Florida Announces $24.3 Million in Funding for Florida

Monday / August 27 / 2018

ICYMI: Governor Scott and Volunteer Florida Present Champion of Service Award

Tuesday / August 14 / 2018

Volunteer Florida Announces Third Year of Funding for Rural Communities

Tuesday / July 24 / 2018

Volunteer Florida Announces New CEO and Commission Chair

Tuesday / July 24 / 2018

Volunteer Florida Announces $360,000 in Funding Available for Florida Nonprofits

Tuesday / July 24 / 2018

ICYMI: Governor Scott and Volunteer Florida Present Champion of Service Award

Wednesday / June 13 / 2018

ICYMI: Gov. Scott and First Lady Ann Scott Invite K-12 Students to Participate in 2018 Hispanic Heritage Month Contests

Friday / June 08 / 2018

Women at Volunteer Florida Lead by Example in Local Community

Wednesday / June 06 / 2018

Volunteer Florida Announces Staff Promotions & New Hires

Monday / May 21 / 2018

Volunteer Florida Announces 2018 Florida Volunteer of the Year

Monday / April 30 / 2018

Governor Scott and Volunteer Florida Present Champion of Service Award

Wednesday / March 07 / 2018

Volunteer Florida, Uber Collect 3,540 Items for #SuitsForSession

Friday / March 02 / 2018

Volunteer Florida, Uber Announce Third Annual #SuitsForSession Capitol Service Project

Monday / February 12 / 2018

Governor Scott and Volunteer Florida Present Champion of Service Award

Thursday / February 08 / 2018

Governor Scott and Volunteer Florida Present Champion of Service Award

Thursday / January 18 / 2018

Volunteer Florida Announces $27 Million Grant To Support Those Impacted by Hurricane Irma

Wednesday / January 17 / 2018

ICYMI: Governor Rick Scott and First Lady Ann Scott Invite K-12 Students to Participate in 2018 Black History Month Contests

Wednesday / January 10 / 2018

$1.21 Million in Florida Disaster Fund Grants Awarded to Organizations Serving Hurricane Irma Survivors

Tuesday / January 09 / 2018

ICYMI: Commentary: Gov. Rick Scott: Florida’s quick response to aid Puerto Rico

Thursday / December 21 / 2017

ICYMI: Florida nonprofits receive $286k in grants

Tuesday / December 19 / 2017

Volunteer Florida Announces $286,000 in Grants to Florida Nonprofits

Monday / December 18 / 2017

Governor Scott and Volunteer Florida Present Champion of Service Awards

Wednesday / December 13 / 2017

VOLUNTEER FLORIDA TO BE FEATURED BY BORN THIS WAY FOUNDATION AT LADY GAGA CONCERT TONIGHT

Friday / December 01 / 2017

ICYMI: Commentary: Orlando’s students depend on AmeriCorps

Monday / November 27 / 2017

ICYMI: Gov. Scott: More Than 1 Million Volunteer Hours Served Following Hurricanes Irma and Maria

Wednesday / November 22 / 2017

Governor Scott and Volunteer Florida Present Champion of Service Awards

Tuesday / November 07 / 2017

2017 Hispanic Heritage Month Reception

Wednesday / November 01 / 2017

ICYMI: Hispanic Heritage Month Winners Announced

Tuesday / October 31 / 2017

2018-2019 AmeriCorps Funding Opportunity RFP Re-Released

Thursday / October 26 / 2017

All Five Living Former American Presidents Encourage Americans to Support the Florida Disaster Fund

Thursday / October 26 / 2017

Volunteer Florida Thanks DentaQuest for $50,000 Donation to Florida Disaster Fund

Wednesday / October 18 / 2017

$1 Million in Florida Disaster Fund Grants Awarded to Organizations Serving Hurricane Irma Survivors

Wednesday / October 18 / 2017

Governor Scott and Volunteer Florida Present Champion of Service Awards

Tuesday / October 17 / 2017

Governor Scott and Volunteer Florida Thank Volkswagen Group of America for $300,000 Donation to Florida and Puerto Rico

Thursday / October 05 / 2017

Volunteer Florida Presents 2016-2017 AmeriCorps Awards

Thursday / October 05 / 2017

Volunteer Florida Thanks Microsoft for $50,000 Donation to Florida Disaster Fund

Wednesday / October 04 / 2017

Volunteer Florida Thanks Uber Technologies for $25,000 Donation to Florida Disaster Fund

Monday / October 02 / 2017

Volunteer Florida Thanks Florida Blue for $100,000 Donation to Florida Disaster Fund

Friday / September 29 / 2017

Governor Scott and Volunteer Florida Thank Comcast for $500,000 Donation to Florida Disaster Fund

Thursday / September 28 / 2017

Bring AmeriCorps to Your Community!

Thursday / September 28 / 2017

Governor Scott and Volunteer Florida Thank CVS Health For Supporting Florida Disaster Fund

Tuesday / September 26 / 2017

Volunteer Florida Thanks Magellan Cares Foundation for $50,000 Donation to Florida Disaster Fund

Monday / September 25 / 2017

ICYMI: MAXIMUS Pledges $100,000 to Support Hurricane Irma Disaster Recovery Efforts

Friday / September 22 / 2017

ICYMI: Benihana and RA Sushi Restaurants will Donate Ten Percent of Revenues to Florida Hurricane Victims

Thursday / September 21 / 2017

Governor Scott and Volunteer Florida Thank UnitedHealth Group and Its Employees for $1.5 Million in Donations Supporting Florida Hurricane Irma Recovery Efforts

Thursday / September 21 / 2017

ICYMI: NextEra Energy Foundation donates $1 million to Florida Disaster Fund for Hurricane Irma relief and will match donations by employees of Florida Power & Light and other NextEra Energy companies

Wednesday / September 20 / 2017

Cristian de la Fuente: Donate to the Florida Disaster Fund to Help Hurricane Victims

Wednesday / September 20 / 2017

Governor Scott and Volunteer Florida Thank Sunshine Health for Donation to Florida Disaster Fund

Tuesday / September 19 / 2017

Country Music Artist Jake Owens Joins Florida Governor Rick Scott and Volunteer Florida in Hurricane Irma Relief Efforts

Monday / September 18 / 2017

Governor Scott and Volunteer Florida Thank AT&T for $170,000 Donation to Florida Disaster Fund

Monday / September 18 / 2017

Cristian de la Fuente Supports the Florida Disaster Fund (Spanish Language)

Monday / September 18 / 2017

Cristian de la Fuente Supports the Florida Disaster Fund

Friday / September 15 / 2017

Sofia Vergara Supports the Florida Disaster Fund (Spanish Language)

Friday / September 15 / 2017

Sofia Vergara Supports the Florida Disaster Fund

Friday / September 15 / 2017

Sofia Vergara: Donate to the Florida Disaster Fund to Help Hurricane Victims

Friday / September 15 / 2017

ICYMI: Rooms To Go Commits $2M and over 2,000 Rooms of Furniture to Victims of Hurricanes Irma and Harvey

Friday / September 15 / 2017

Volunteer Florida Thanks IMN for $100,000 Donation for Hurricane Victims

Thursday / September 14 / 2017

Volunteer Florida: Dos and Don’ts for Hurricane Volunteers

Wednesday / September 13 / 2017

Tim Tebow Thanks Volunteers

Wednesday / September 13 / 2017

MSNBC – Hurricane Irma and Volunteer Florida

Wednesday / September 13 / 2017

Volunteer Florida Thanks Aetna Foundation for $50,000 Donation to Florida Disaster Fund

Wednesday / September 13 / 2017

ICYMI: Gov. Scott Thanks WellCare for $1 Million Donation for Hurricane Victims

Tuesday / September 12 / 2017

ICYMI: Gov. Scott Activates Florida Disaster Fund in Preparation for Hurricane Irma

Friday / September 08 / 2017

ICYMI: Hurricane Irma: Scott asks for volunteers to help in advance of storm

Wednesday / September 06 / 2017

In Case You Missed It: Gov. Scott Directs State Offices to be Closed Friday in Preparation for Hurricane Irma

Tuesday / September 05 / 2017

In Case You Missed It: Gov. Scott Activates 100 Florida National Guard Members to Assist with Hurricane Irma Preparedness

Tuesday / September 05 / 2017

Professional Suits Boost Student Confidence

Friday / September 01 / 2017

In Case You Missed It: Gov. Scott: FWC Officers Rescue More Than 500 Texans

Thursday / August 31 / 2017

In Case You Missed It: Gov. Scott: Nearly 270 Florida Volunteers Deployed to Texas and Louisiana

Wednesday / August 30 / 2017

Volunteer Florida Encourages Floridians To Consider the “3 Cs” to Support Those Impacted by Hurricane Harvey: Cash, Confirm, Connect

Tuesday / August 29 / 2017

In Case You Missed It: Gov. Scott Thanks Florida Volunteers Responding to Harvey

Monday / August 28 / 2017

In Case You Missed It: Gov. Scott Announces Appointment of Vivian Myrtetus as CEO of Volunteer Florida

Friday / August 25 / 2017

Gov. Scott and Volunteer Florida Present Champion of Service Award

Wednesday / August 16 / 2017

Governor Rick Scott and First Lady Ann Scott Invite K-12 Students to Participate in 2017 Hispanic Heritage Month Contest

Friday / August 11 / 2017

Chester Spellman Appointed as Director of AmeriCorps
for the Corporation for National and Community Service

Tuesday / August 01 / 2017

Volunteer Generation Fund Technical Assistance Call Information

Wednesday / July 12 / 2017

Volunteer Florida and Leadership Florida #BringABook Service Project a Success

Thursday / July 06 / 2017

Volunteer Florida Announces $286,000 in Funding Available for Florida Nonprofits

Monday / July 03 / 2017

How a #SuitsForSession Suit Changed Cindy Rabel’s Life

Monday / June 19 / 2017

*VIDEO RELEASE* Volunteer Florida to Highlight #SuitsForSession Success Stories

Thursday / June 15 / 2017

Gov. Scott and Volunteer Florida Present Champion of Service Award

Wednesday / June 14 / 2017

Volunteer Florida Announces Second Year of Funding for CERT/Citizen Corps

Wednesday / June 07 / 2017

Bessie Foster – AmeriCorps Works!

Wednesday / June 07 / 2017

IN CASE YOU MISSED IT…Palm Beach County Student Honored for Creating a Database of Online Opportunities

Wednesday / May 24 / 2017

Gov. Scott Presents Champion of Service Award

Tuesday / May 23 / 2017

Volunteer Florida Announces Second Year of Funding For Rural Communities

Monday / May 22 / 2017

Leadership Florida® and Volunteer Florida Announce #BringABook Service Project at the 2017 Annual Leadership Florida Conference

Monday / May 15 / 2017

Volunteer Florida Announces Florida Disaster Fund Grant Opportunity

Wednesday / May 10 / 2017

State Agencies Webinar May 23, 2017

Wednesday / May 10 / 2017

2017 Southern National Service Training Conference

Wednesday / May 10 / 2017

Service Spotlight: Children of Inmates, Inc.

Wednesday / May 03 / 2017

In Case You Missed It: Florida Prepaid College Foundation’s New Legacy Scholarship Draws 135 Students. Duane L. Ottenstroer Legacy Scholarship Winner Announced

Wednesday / May 03 / 2017

Tamela Perdue Joins Volunteer Florida Foundation Board of Directors

Thursday / April 20 / 2017

Gov. Scott and Volunteer Florida Present Champion of Service Award at Florida Cabinet Meeting

Tuesday / April 11 / 2017

2017 Southern National Service Training Conference

Tuesday / April 04 / 2017

Volunteer Florida Kicks Off April as Florida Volunteer Month

Friday / March 31 / 2017

Volunteer Florida Hosts 11 States in Orlando for Training, Service Project

Monday / March 27 / 2017

30 Under 30

Monday / March 20 / 2017

Volunteer Florida, Uber Collect 3,282 Items for #SuitsForSession

Friday / March 17 / 2017

Gov. Scott and Volunteer Florida Present Champion of Service Award at Florida Cabinet Meeting

Tuesday / March 14 / 2017

The Power of Volunteering

Friday / March 10 / 2017

AmeriCorps Week – Thanking those who #SERVEFL

Wednesday / March 08 / 2017

Bring AmeriCorps to Your Community!

Friday / February 24 / 2017

Volunteer Florida, Uber Announce Second Annual #SuitsForSession Capitol Service Project

Wednesday / February 22 / 2017

2017 Southern National Service Training Conference

Tuesday / February 21 / 2017

Volunteer Florida Announces $100,000 in Grant Funding for Rural Communities

Tuesday / February 21 / 2017

Black History Month Reception Photos

Thursday / February 16 / 2017

Gov. Scott and Volunteer Florida Present Champion of Service Award at Florida Cabinet Meeting

Tuesday / February 07 / 2017

Hispanic Heritage Month Winners Announced

Tuesday / February 07 / 2017

IN CASE YOU MISSED IT…Wellington Student Honored for Volunteer Work

Wednesday / January 25 / 2017

Gov. Scott and Volunteer Florida Present Champion of Service Award at Florida Cabinet Meeting

Tuesday / January 24 / 2017

Volunteer Florida Recognizes Big Brothers Big Sisters of St. Lucie County

Monday / December 19 / 2016

Volunteer Florida Announces New Funding Opportunity For Rural Communities

Thursday / December 15 / 2016

2017 Black History Month Contests Announced

Tuesday / December 13 / 2016

Volunteer Florida Recognizes The Arc Jacksonville

Wednesday / December 07 / 2016

Gov. Scott and Volunteer Florida Present Champion of Service Award at Florida Cabinet Meeting

Tuesday / December 06 / 2016

Volunteer Florida Recognizes Branches

Monday / November 28 / 2016

IN CASE YOU MISSED IT…Volunteering Over the Holidays is a Way to Give Back

Tuesday / November 22 / 2016

#GivingTuesday

Wednesday / November 16 / 2016

Volunteer Florida Announces Wade Litchfield Joining Foundation Board of Directors

Wednesday / November 16 / 2016

Volunteer Florida Announces $300,000 in Funding for Florida Disaster Preparedness and Response

Thursday / November 10 / 2016

IN CASE YOU MISSED IT…WFSU: 22 Florida Organizations Awarded $13,000 Grants To Increase Volunteer Base

Tuesday / November 01 / 2016

Volunteer Florida Announces $573,560 in Funding for Florida Nonprofits

Monday / October 31 / 2016

Gov. Scott and Volunteer Florida Present Champion of Service Award at Florida Cabinet Meeting

Tuesday / October 25 / 2016

Volunteer Florida Announces New Funding Opportunity for Rural Communities

Tuesday / October 25 / 2016

Volunteer Florida and the Southeastern Council of Foundations Announce #BringABook Service Project at SECF 47th Annual Meeting

Monday / October 24 / 2016

Governor Rick Scott Recognizes Florida Blue for
$10,000 Donation to Florida Disaster Fund

Tuesday / October 18 / 2016

Volunteer Florida Awards $100,000 from Florida Disaster Fund to Community Organizations Serving Pulse Victims, Survivors

Tuesday / October 11 / 2016

Governor Scott Recognizes AT&T for $25,000 Donation to Florida Disaster Fund

Monday / October 10 / 2016

Governor Scott Activates Florida Disaster Fund

Monday / October 10 / 2016

Volunteer Florida Encourages Floridians To Consider the “3 Cs” to Support Those Impacted by Hurricane Matthew: Cash, Confirm, Connect

Saturday / October 08 / 2016

Volunteer Florida Establishes Registration Page to Position Volunteers for Hurricane Matthew Support

Thursday / October 06 / 2016

Bring AmeriCorps to Your Community!

Tuesday / October 04 / 2016

Chester Spellman Elected Chair of America’s Service Commissions

Friday / September 23 / 2016

Governor Scott Presents Champion of Service Awards to Floridians Who Supported Hurricane Hermine Response and Recovery

Tuesday / September 20 / 2016

Florida Chamber Foundation and Volunteer Florida Announce #BringABook Initiative at Future of Florida Forum

Monday / September 19 / 2016

Volunteer Florida Encourages Floridians To Consider the “3 Cs” to Support Those Impacted by Hurricane Hermine: Cash, Confirm, Connect

Wednesday / September 07 / 2016

Volunteer Florida and JMI #BringABook Service Project a Success

Monday / August 22 / 2016

Volunteer Florida Announces Volunteer Services Convening

Tuesday / August 09 / 2016

Service Spotlight: Catholic Charities of Florida

Monday / August 08 / 2016

Gov. Scott Presents Champion of Service Awards to Organizations That Supported Orlando Community Following Terror Attack

Tuesday / August 02 / 2016

In Case You Missed It: MAXIMUS Foundation Contributes $20,000 to the Florida Disaster Fund in Memory of the Orlando Shooting Victims

Thursday / July 28 / 2016

Volunteer Florida Announces Winner of
2016 Volunteer Florida/Cabot Creamery Celebrity Cruise

Thursday / July 14 / 2016

In Case You Missed It: Miami Marlins Donates $15,000 to the Florida Disaster Fund for Orlando Terror Attack Victims

Monday / July 11 / 2016

Volunteer Florida Announces Grant Funding Opportunity

Monday / July 11 / 2016

#BringABook Project A Success!

Tuesday / June 28 / 2016

Brad Meltzer To Donate Books to Orlando #BringABook Initiative

Tuesday / June 21 / 2016

Gov. Scott: We appreciate the Boston Red Sox for Leading Donation Effort to the Florida Disaster Fund

Wednesday / June 15 / 2016

Governor Scott Activates Florida Disaster Fund Following Orlando Terror Attack

Monday / June 13 / 2016

Leadership Florida and Volunteer Florida Launch #BringABook Initiative

Tuesday / May 31 / 2016

VF CEO Chester Spellman Honored as 2016 Young Floridian by UF’s Bob Graham Center

Thursday / May 19 / 2016

#BringABook Video

Wednesday / May 18 / 2016

Senior Corps Week 2016

Tuesday / May 17 / 2016

Volunteer Florida Recognizes AmeriCorps Member of the Year

Monday / May 16 / 2016

Service Spotlight: Healthy Mothers Healthy Babies Coalition of Broward County

Monday / May 16 / 2016

ICYMI: Awards Ceremony for Top High School Seniors and Eighth-Graders

Thursday / May 12 / 2016

Governor Scott and Volunteer Florida Present Champion of Service Awards

Tuesday / May 10 / 2016

View pictures of the ADT BringABook Event

Friday / May 06 / 2016

Volunteer Florida and ADT #BringABook Project Collects Over 10,000 Books

Friday / May 06 / 2016

Testing Myself & Finding My Career with AmeriCorps

Monday / May 02 / 2016

Governor Rick Scott and First Lady Ann Scott Invite K-12 Students to Participate in 2016 Hispanic Heritage Month Contests

Friday / April 29 / 2016

Governor Scott and Volunteer Florida Present Champion of Service Awards

Tuesday / April 26 / 2016

Comcast Cares Day

Monday / April 25 / 2016

Volunteer Florida LeaderCorps Members Pass the Test, Receive Certificate from FSU

Friday / April 22 / 2016

Florida Governor’s Hurricane Conference

Tuesday / April 19 / 2016

In Remembrance of Dave Foster

Monday / April 18 / 2016

Volunteer Florida Announces #BringABook Service Project

Tuesday / April 05 / 2016

April is Florida Volunteer Month!

Friday / April 01 / 2016

Governor Scott and Volunteer Florida Present Champion of Service Awards

Tuesday / March 29 / 2016

ICYMI: Governor Scott Announces $100,000 In Disaster Relief For Escambia, Santa Rosa, Charlotte Counties Following Tornadoes

Thursday / March 17 / 2016

March Commission Meeting and Site Visit Pictures

Thursday / March 10 / 2016

Volunteer Florida, Uber Collect 4,023 Items for #SuitsForSession

Thursday / March 03 / 2016

#SuitsForSession Photos, Video, and Participant Organization Info

Thursday / March 03 / 2016

Bring AmeriCorps to Your Community! Funding Opportunity Now Available.

Friday / February 26 / 2016

Governor Scott and Volunteer Florida Present Champion of Service Awards

Monday / February 22 / 2016

Florida Black History Month Reception 2016

Thursday / February 18 / 2016

Volunteer Florida, Uber Announce #SuitsForSession Capitol Service Project

Monday / February 15 / 2016

Volunteer Florida Presents Champion of Service Awards to Sen. Margolis, Rep. O’Toole

Thursday / February 11 / 2016

Service Spotlight: Florida Reading Corps

Wednesday / February 03 / 2016

Volunteer Florida Announces $212,000 in Grants to Florida Nonprofits

Friday / January 29 / 2016

Comcast Newsmakers: Chester Spellman discusses volunteerism

Tuesday / January 26 / 2016

Join us for the first-ever Volunteer Florida Emergency Management Convening

Thursday / January 21 / 2016

Governor Rick Scott and Volunteer Florida Present Champion of Service Awards

Thursday / January 21 / 2016

February is Black History Month – Click to Learn More

Thursday / January 07 / 2016

In Case You Missed It: New Tampa Teen Named Lightning Community Hero

Tuesday / December 08 / 2015

Governor Rick Scott and Volunteer Florida Present Champion of Service Awards 

Tuesday / December 08 / 2015

Governor Rick Scott Appoints Seven to the Volunteer Florida Commission

Monday / November 16 / 2015

Governor Rick Scott and Volunteer Florida Present Champion of Service Awards in Palm Beach County

Sunday / November 15 / 2015

Governor Rick Scott and Volunteer Florida Present Champion of Service Awards

Tuesday / October 27 / 2015

Florida Chamber Foundation and Volunteer Florida: First Annual #BringABook Project A Success

Thursday / October 22 / 2015

Governor Rick Scott and Volunteer Florida Present Champion of Service Awards

Tuesday / September 29 / 2015

In Case You Missed It: Volunteers Are a Vital Element In Flagler County’s Disaster Plan

Thursday / September 24 / 2015

Volunteer Generation Fund (VGF) Funding Announced

Wednesday / September 16 / 2015

Volunteer Florida Announces $19.9 Million in Funding for Florida

Thursday / September 03 / 2015

In Case You Missed It: Volunteers flow into Pasco to assist cleanup of flood-damaged homes

Friday / August 21 / 2015

In Case You Missed It… Tallahassee Democrat: “Championing Service”

Wednesday / August 12 / 2015

Governor Rick Scott and Volunteer Florida Present Champion of Service Awards

Wednesday / August 05 / 2015

Passport to Reading: a Volunteer Florida LeaderCorps Project

Monday / August 03 / 2015

Volunteer Florida Encourages Floridians to Serve in AmeriCorps

Wednesday / July 29 / 2015

In Case You Missed It: Celebration of ADA 25th Anniversary Held

Friday / July 24 / 2015

AmeriCorps NWFL Environmental Stewards restoring the Choctawhatchee watershed

Friday / July 24 / 2015

Volunteer Florida Announces New Foundation Board Members

Wednesday / July 15 / 2015

LeaderCorps, and AmeriCorps programs CIS Miami and Breakthrough Miami host NFL Fun Day!

Wednesday / July 15 / 2015

In Case You Missed It: Florida Department of Education Encourages Floridians to Mentor in Schools

Tuesday / July 14 / 2015

VF’s LeaderCorps Literacy Project a Big Hit

Monday / July 13 / 2015

Glenwood Community Honors Americorps Goodwill Goodworks Volunteers

Monday / July 13 / 2015

Tallahassee’s first-ever AmeriCorps NCCC team arrives!

Friday / July 10 / 2015

CEO Notes: LeaderCorps Rocks Summer Projects

Wednesday / July 08 / 2015

Service Spotlight: Teach For America Jacksonville

Wednesday / July 01 / 2015

Governor Rick Scott and Volunteer Florida Present Champion of Service Awards

Tuesday / June 23 / 2015

Mayor Gillum and Volunteer Florida Welcome National Civilian Community Corps to Tallahassee

Thursday / June 18 / 2015

Florida to Receive $15.4 Million for AmeriCorps Education Projects

Wednesday / June 17 / 2015

Volunteer Florida Launches LeaderCorps

Monday / June 01 / 2015

In Case You Missed It: Tallahassee Mayor Andrew Gillum Kicks Off 1,000 Mentors Initiative

Thursday / May 21 / 2015

Volunteer Florida Announces $150,000 in Grants to Florida Nonprofits

Monday / May 04 / 2015

Volunteer Florida Hosts 10 States for Training, Service Project in Orlando

Thursday / April 23 / 2015

Governor Rick Scott and Volunteer Florida Present Champion of Service Awards

Tuesday / April 14 / 2015

Volunteer Florida Joins Tallahassee Mayor Andrew Gillum to Kick Off Florida Volunteer Month

Wednesday / April 08 / 2015

Governor Scott and Volunteer Florida Present Champion of Service Awards

Tuesday / March 24 / 2015

Governor Scott and Volunteer Florida Present Champion of Service Awards

Tuesday / March 10 / 2015

Volunteer Florida Executive Committee approves award of Florida Disaster Case Management Grant (DR-4177-FL) to the COPE Center

Friday / March 06 / 2015

Bring AmeriCorps to Your Community! Application now available!

Monday / March 02 / 2015

Governor Rick Scott and First Lady Ann Scott Invite K-12 Students to Participate in 2015 Black History Month Contests

Tuesday / February 24 / 2015

Governor Rick Scott and First Lady Ann Scott Announce 2015 Black History Month Student and Teacher Contest Winners

Monday / February 16 / 2015

Congressman Webster Recognized for Support of National Service

Tuesday / February 10 / 2015

Governor Scott and Volunteer Florida Award Three Champion of Service Awards to Outstanding Floridians

Thursday / February 05 / 2015

Two of Pensacola’s biggest, best hearts

Thursday / January 15 / 2015

State honors local volunteers

Thursday / January 15 / 2015

Volunteer Florida and Mayor Hayward Present Champion of Service Award to Manna Food Pantries, United Way of Escambia County

Wednesday / January 14 / 2015

Governor Rick Scott and Volunteer Florida Present Champion of Service Awards

Tuesday / January 13 / 2015

Volunteer Florida Announces Over $900,000 Grant to Support Panhandle Flood Recovery

Monday / January 12 / 2015

Governor Rick Scott and Volunteer Florida Present Champion of Service Awards

Tuesday / December 09 / 2014

Governor Rick Scott and Volunteer Florida Present Champion of Service Award to Outstanding Volunteers and Organizations

Wednesday / November 12 / 2014

Volunteer Florida Announces VetSuccess Initiative in Jacksonville

Monday / November 10 / 2014

Volunteer Florida Distributes $250,000 in Florida Disaster Fund Grants

Friday / November 07 / 2014

City Year Opening Day in Jacksonville

Friday / October 31 / 2014

Volunteer Florida and the Department of Economic Opportunity Partner for the AmeriCorps CareerSource Florida Youth Services Project

Tuesday / October 14 / 2014

Lieutenant Governor Carlos Lopez-Cantera Announces 2014 Hispanic Heritage Month Student and Teacher Contest Winners

Monday / October 06 / 2014

For every person who signs up using VF’s code (VF914), the Volunteer Florida Foundation will receive $1.00! It’s FREE – sign up now!

Friday / September 26 / 2014

Volunteer Florida, AmeriCorps Celebrate 20th Anniversary in Miami

Friday / September 12 / 2014

Governor Rick Scott and First Lady Ann Scott Announce 2014 Hispanic Heritage Month Student Scholarship Contests

Wednesday / August 20 / 2014

Volunteer Florida Announces $8.8 Million in Grants for Florida

Wednesday / August 13 / 2014

Volunteer Florida, AmeriCorps Construct Mini-Libraries, Perform School Clean-Up in Central Florida

Monday / June 30 / 2014

Governor Rick Scott and Volunteer Florida Present Champion of Service Award to Michael Hicks – A positive presence at Charlotte Correctional Institution

Tuesday / June 17 / 2014

Governor Rick Scott Appoints Two to Florida Commission on Community Service

Friday / June 13 / 2014

Read the new AmeriCorps Alumni Survey

Friday / June 06 / 2014

Program Will Feed Hungry Kids During Summer Vacation

Wednesday / June 04 / 2014

Boomers Can Help in a Major Disaster

Thursday / May 22 / 2014

Governor Rick Scott and Volunteer Florida Present Champion of Service Award to Skip Cramer and Mikey Attardi, Jr. – Recognize Florida volunteers for service to Red Cross, families impacted by Super Storm Sandy

Tuesday / May 13 / 2014

Volunteer Florida Congratulates Grant Recipients – Administers national service programs to meet Florida’s education needs

Tuesday / May 13 / 2014

Volunteer Florida Foundation thanks AT&T for Support of Florida Disaster Fund

Thursday / May 08 / 2014

Governor Scott Announces Disaster Fund for Floridians Impacted by Flooding

Thursday / May 08 / 2014

Florida’s Top Community Associations Named in Annual Communities of Excellence Awards

Thursday / May 08 / 2014

Emergency Meeting for Volunteer Florida Foundation, Inc.

Tuesday / May 06 / 2014

Cash Donations Encouraged

Friday / May 02 / 2014

Cash Donations Encouraged for those Experiencing Flooding and Storm Damage in North Florida

Friday / May 02 / 2014

Governor Rick Scott and Volunteer Florida Present Champion of Service Award to Victoria Bell

Tuesday / April 22 / 2014

Comcast Partners with Volunteer Florida to Strengthen Communities

Monday / April 07 / 2014

54 Florida Mayors Join Nationwide Effort to Recognize Impact of National Service

Tuesday / April 01 / 2014

Florida Volunteer Month Kicks Off With New Video PSA and Volunteer Celebration Events

Tuesday / April 01 / 2014

Governor Rick Scott Appoints Two to Florida Commission on Community Service

Friday / March 28 / 2014

Governor Rick Scott and Volunteer Florida Present Champion of Service Awards and Announce Upcoming Florida Volunteer Month

Wednesday / March 19 / 2014

Governor Rick Scott and First Lady Ann Scott Announce 2014 Black History Month Student and Teacher Contest Winners

Wednesday / February 26 / 2014

CEO Chester Spellman talks AmeriCorps on Comcast Newsmakers

Thursday / February 20 / 2014

Volunteer Florida Presents Champion of Service Award to Destin’s Nancy Weidenhamer

Wednesday / February 19 / 2014

Governor Rick Scott and Volunteer Florida Present Champion of Service Award to Zannie Mount and Paul Utter

Monday / February 10 / 2014

Strengthen your home against storms! To host or attend a free workshop, click here.

Friday / January 31 / 2014

Florida Black History Month

Thursday / January 30 / 2014

Governor Rick Scott Appoints Six to Florida Commission on Community Service

Monday / January 27 / 2014

Governor Rick Scott and Volunteer Florida Present Champion of Service Award to Stephen Jerome Thomas and Ann Jeanette Lutz

Wednesday / January 22 / 2014

Governor Rick Scott and First Lady Ann Scott Announce 2014 Black History Month Student and Teacher Contests

Friday / January 10 / 2014

Governor Rick Scott and Volunteer Florida Present Champion of Service Award to HandsOn Jacksonville

Thursday / December 12 / 2013

Senator Bill Nelson Celebrates 20th Anniversary of AmeriCorps

Tuesday / November 26 / 2013

Governor Rick Scott and Volunteer Florida Present Champion of Service Award to Shawn Shattuck

Tuesday / November 19 / 2013

Typhoon Haiyan Survivors Need Our Help

Tuesday / November 12 / 2013

Volunteer Florida and Verizon Partner to Support Teacher Shine Awards

Tuesday / October 22 / 2013

Congratulations to Maria Pouncey, Volunteer Florida Champion of Service!

Friday / October 18 / 2013

Governor Rick Scott and First Lady Ann Scott Announce 2013 Hispanic Heritage Month Student and Teacher Contest Winners

Monday / October 14 / 2013

Gov. Rick Scott and Volunteer Florida Announce Three Champions of Service

Friday / October 11 / 2013

Gov. Rick Scott, Senator John Thrasher and Volunteer Florida Honor Justice Coalition of Jacksonville

Tuesday / September 24 / 2013

AmeriCorps: Celebrating 20 Years!

Tuesday / September 24 / 2013

$366,748 Awarded to Support BEST Volunteers in Florida

Monday / September 16 / 2013

Florida NewsMakers: Chester Spellman

Thursday / September 12 / 2013

Governor Rick Scott and Volunteer Florida Announce Three South Florida Champions of Service

Wednesday / August 21 / 2013

Volunteer Florida Announces $11.2 Million For Florida AmeriCorps

Monday / August 19 / 2013

Governor Rick Scott and Mayor Buddy Dyer Announce Additional Education Funding to Orlando

Friday / July 26 / 2013

Communities In Schools of Miami Awarded School Turnaround AmeriCorps Grant Funding

Friday / July 26 / 2013

Volunteer Florida Presents Champion of Service Award to AmeriCorps VISTA Member Tiffany Inge

Thursday / July 25 / 2013

Leon County Schools To Recruit 500 New Mentors

Thursday / July 25 / 2013

Florida Emergency Managers Deploy to Alaska to Assist Survivors of 2013 Spring Flooding

Thursday / July 11 / 2013

Volunteer Florida Commission Meeting

Wednesday / July 10 / 2013

Volunteer Florida Announces AmeriCorps Grants to City Year Programs

Wednesday / July 03 / 2013

Governor Rick Scott Appoints Five to Florida Commission on Community Service

Wednesday / July 03 / 2013

Governor Rick Scott and Volunteer Florida Announce Guardian ad Litem Champions of Service

Tuesday / June 25 / 2013

Does AmeriCorps Save Lives?

Monday / June 03 / 2013

2013 Atlantic Hurricane Season Begins

Monday / June 03 / 2013

Florida Emergency Officials Stand Ready To Assist Oklahoma Tornado Survivors

Tuesday / May 21 / 2013

How to Help Oklahoma Tornado Survivors

Tuesday / May 21 / 2013

Emergency Management Announcement

Friday / May 10 / 2013

Volunteer Florida Announces Orlando Champions of Service

Thursday / May 09 / 2013

Volunteer Florida Launches New Branding, Website to Encourage More Volunteers

Monday / May 06 / 2013

Volunteer Florida Announces Champion of Service Award Recipient Fanne Smith

Thursday / May 02 / 2013

48 Florida Mayors Join Nationwide Effort to Recognize Impact of National Service

Wednesday / May 01 / 2013

AmeriCorps Spotlight: Switchboard of Miami

Monday / April 29 / 2013

A Message From Governor Rick Scott

Monday / April 29 / 2013

AmeriCorps — Young People Making a Difference

Monday / March 25 / 2013

AmeriCorps I CAN Food Drive

Monday / March 25 / 2013

Member Spotlight: Liza Rudd: In the Pines

Thursday / March 21 / 2013

AmeriCorps Members Deliver 3,054 Pounds of Food to Second Harvest Food Bank

Friday / March 15 / 2013

AmeriCorps Members Collecting Food Donations During AmeriCorps Week

Thursday / March 07 / 2013

GOVERNOR SCOTT VISITS CITY YEAR AMERICORPS MEMBERS AT BOOKER T. WASHINGTON SENIOR HIGH SCHOOL IN MIAMI

Friday / January 18 / 2013

Governor Rick Scott Appoints Six to the Florida Commission on Community Service

Thursday / November 08 / 2012

FLORIDIANS REMINDED TO DONATE WISELY TO SANDY SURVIVORS

Thursday / November 01 / 2012

Volunteer Florida Announces AmeriCorps Grants to 28 Organizations

Tuesday / October 16 / 2012

Volunteer Florida Announces 2013 BEST Neighborhoods Grantees

Thursday / October 11 / 2012

Governor Scott Announces Disaster Fund for Floridians Impacted by Tropical Storms

Wednesday / August 29 / 2012

Tropical Storm Isaac Moves Into Gulf

Monday / August 27 / 2012

Emergency Officials Encourage Florida Residents and Visitors to Stay Informed as Tropical Storm Isaac Approaches

Sunday / August 26 / 2012

Florida Emergency Information Line Activated In Response to Tropical Depression Isaac

Saturday / August 25 / 2012

Governor Scott Signs Executive Order Declaring State of Emergency Due to Tropical Storm Isaac

Saturday / August 25 / 2012

Cash Donations Helpful for Florida’s Tropical Storm Debby Survivors

Thursday / July 05 / 2012

Cash Donations Encouraged for Florida’s Tropical Storm Debby Survivors

Thursday / June 28 / 2012

Volunteer Florida Announces AmeriCorps Grants to Tutoring Programs

Friday / June 15 / 2012

Governor Rick Scott Appoints Three to Florida Commission on Community Service

Wednesday / June 06 / 2012

Volunteer Florida Welcomes Chief Executive Officer Chester Spellman

Saturday / May 12 / 2012

Wendy Spencer’s Nomination to Head Federal Agency Confirmed by U.S. Senate

Friday / March 30 / 2012

Governor Scott Appoints Six Volunteer Florida Commissioners

Friday / December 23 / 2011

Volunteer Florida Announces 2012 BEST Neighborhoods Grantees

Thursday / December 15 / 2011

President Announces Intent to Nominate Wendy Spencer as CNCS CEO

Monday / October 24 / 2011

Former Times-Union Publisher Carl Cannon Receives Prestigious Presidential Volunteer Award

Thursday / April 28 / 2011

Volunteer Florida Announces 2011 “6 Days 6 Ramps” Grant Award Recipients

Tuesday / April 26 / 2011

Volunteer Florida Announces 7th Annual Florida Volunteer Month

Friday / April 01 / 2011

Volunteer Florida Announces $272,000 in Grants for “BEST” Neighborhoods

Thursday / February 03 / 2011

LeaderCorps Expands Impact of National Service in Florida

Tuesday / July 03 / 2018

HERricane Florida Makes Landfall in Tallahassee

Wednesday / June 27 / 2018

AmeriCorps Programs #ServeOutdoors

Wednesday / June 13 / 2018

LeaderCorps Project Recap: Growing Young

Tuesday / May 29 / 2018

Volunteer Florida’s #VGFWeek

Monday / May 21 / 2018

Volunteer Florida Recognizes Exceptional State Agency Volunteers

Tuesday / May 01 / 2018

ICYMI: Volunteer Florida’s CEO, Vivian Myrtetus, Attends the Volunteer and National Service Appreciation Reception in Orlando

Friday / April 27 / 2018

In the Heart of Communities: Florida’s Volunteer Generation Fund Grants Tackle Workforce Development, Disaster Response and the Opioid Crisis with Skill-Based Volunteers

Monday / April 23 / 2018

Professional Suits Boost Student Confidence

Friday / September 01 / 2017

How a #SuitsForSession Suit Changed Cindy Rabel’s Life

Monday / June 19 / 2017

Volunteer Florida Recognizes Big Brothers Big Sisters of St. Lucie County

Monday / December 19 / 2016

Volunteer Florida Recognizes The Arc Jacksonville

Wednesday / December 07 / 2016

Volunteer Florida Recognizes Branches

Friday / November 18 / 2016

Sam Ludington – #1of1Million

Monday / October 17 / 2016

VF CEO Chester Spellman Honored as 2016 Young Floridian by UF’s Bob Graham Center

Thursday / May 19 / 2016

Testing Myself & Finding My Career with AmeriCorps

Monday / May 02 / 2016

In Remembrance of Dave Foster

Monday / April 18 / 2016

LeaderCorps Service Project distributes over 14,000 pounds of food

Wednesday / November 18 / 2015

VF’s LeaderCorps Literacy Project a Big Hit

Wednesday / November 18 / 2015

LeaderCorps, and AmeriCorps programs CIS Miami and Breakthrough Miami host NFL Fun Day!

Thursday / October 22 / 2015