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Calendar of Events

Dec
3
Thu
AmeriCorps VISTA 50th Anniversary Finale in Austin
Dec 3 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm

The AmeriCorps VISTA 50th Anniversary will culminate with the Texas Solutions Spotlight at the LBJ Presidential Library in Austin from 3:00 – 5:00 PM on Thursday, December 3, 2015. There will be a reception to follow.

The event is the capstone of five regional summits taking place nationwide to recognize AmeriCorps VISTA’s impact throughout the past, present, and future.

Local and national experts, practitioners, AmeriCorps VISTA members, and alumni from a cross-section of backgrounds will come together to discuss and highlight challenges and solutions to poverty. The event will also feature some of AmeriCorps VISTA's most successful projects to alleviate poverty in Texas.  

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Jan
12
Tue
Texas Connector Webinar for OneStar VISTAs
Jan 12 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
Apr
5
Tue
Mayor and County Recognition Day for National Service
Apr 5 all-day

For more details and resources, visit http://www.nationalservice.gov/special-initiatives/mayor-and-county-recognition-day.

 

Sep
30
Fri
National Service Safety Stand Down & America’s PrepareAthon
Sep 30 all-day
 

National Service Safety Stand Down is September 30

Join OneStar Foundation and guest presenters on Friday, September 30th from 2:30-4:00pm Central for a 90-minute webinar to learn more about how national service members and volunteers can ensure they are prepared and safe during their terms of service. Held in conjunction with America's PrepareAthon, CNCS, and FEMA.

*Participation will count toward AmeriCorps Texas members' disaster requirement.

This webinar will cover:
– Personal Preparedness & Safety 101
– Disaster Basics and Types of Disasters
– Role of National Service in Times of Disaster
– Additional Resources and How to Learn More

Presenters for this session include:
– Damian Morales, Disaster Services Program Specialist, OneStar Foundation
– Lisa Tatum, Senior Manager, Disaster Preparedness, VolunteerNow

This session is geared toward AmeriCorps Texas program staff and members but open to all national service programs.

Click here to register.

After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the webinar.

Apr
4
Tue
Mayor & County Day of Recognition for National Service
Apr 4 all-day

https://www.nationalservice.gov/special-initiatives/mayor-and-county-recognition-day

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