Department of Senior Affairs
The Corporation for National and Community Service is a federal agency that engages more than five million Americans in service through Senior Corps, AmeriCorps, and Learn & Serve America, and leads the service initiative, United We Serve. Senior Corps taps into the rich experience, skills, and talents of the 55+ population. Through grants and other resources, including the energy and efforts of citizens age 55 and over, Senior Corps helps meet the needs and challenges of America’s communities.
In FY15, approximately 1,200 volunteers contributed 256,047 hours of service to the Albuquerque community with a dollar value of $5.15 MILLION!!
* Estimated value of volunteer time for New Mexico is $20.13/hr.