Press Releases 


2019 Governor's Service Recognition Honorees Announced

June 4, 2019

MADISON, WI - Governor Tony Evers will recognize thirteen outstanding honorees at the 2019 Governor’s Service Awards ceremony for their service to Wisconsin citizens and communities in need. The Governor’s Service Awards honors outstanding volunteers, national service participants, programs, and AmeriCorps alumni that have helped to address serious social needs across Wisconsin. The ceremony will take place from 10:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. on June 6th at the Monona Terrace located at 1 John Nolen Dr., Madison, WI 53703. READ MORE

2018 Governor's Service Recognition Honorees Announced

April 26, 2018

MADISON, WI - Four honorees will be recognized at the 2018 Governor’s Service Recognition ceremony from 3:00 P.M. to 4:00 P.M. on April 30th at Green Lake Conference Center located at W2511 WI-23, Green Lake, WI 54941. The event honors outstanding volunteers, national service participants and programs that have helped to address serious social needs in their communities. These honorees have made significant contributions to Wisconsin through their service efforts. READ MORE

Serve Wisconsin Recaps Outstanding 2016-2017 Program Year

March 5, 2018

MADISON, WI - Governor Scott Walker congratulates the 748 Wisconsin AmeriCorps members who completed over 910,000 hours of service for Wisconsin and whose dedication to service profoundly impacted local communities as shown by the outstanding achievements detailed in the annual report such as 3,607 students improving their academic performance, 3,191 homeless youth returning home or to a safe alternative and 239 economically disadvantaged students enrolling in college. READ MORE

Serve Wisconsin Among Eight States Selected to Receive Afterschool Grants from ASC, Mott Foundation

January 22, 2018

MADISON, WI - Wisconsin will be better poised to expand out-of-school time opportunities for youth at a statewide level, thanks to new funding that has been awarded to Serve Wisconsin from the Charles Stewart Mott Foundation in partnership with America's Service Commissions (ASC). READ MORE

Wisconsin Joins Nationwide AmeriCorps Opening Ceremonies

October 3, 2017

MADISON, WI - On October 10th, a new class of Wisconsin AmeriCorps members will pledge to “get things done for America” as part of nationwide swearing-in ceremonies. 350 AmeriCorps members will take the AmeriCorps member pledge kicking-off their year of service in Wisconsin. READ MORE