AmeriCorps ACCESS Project


Khouan Maoxomphu Rodriguez, Project Director at 336.256.1060 or

About AmeriCorps

AmeriCorps engages more than 270,000 members in intensive service annually to serve through nonprofit, faith-based, and community organizations across the country. These members help 40,000 communities tackle pressing problems while mobilizing millions of volunteers for the organizations they serve. Since 1994, more than 900,000 Americans have provided more than 1.6 billion hours of service to their communities and country through AmeriCorps.

AmeriCorps is a program of the Corporation for National and Community Service, a federal agency that engages more than 5 million Americans in service through its AmeriCorps, Senior Corps, Social Innovation Fund, and Volunteer Generation Fund programs, and leads the President’s national call to service initiative, United We Serve. For more information, visit

Mission of the ACCESS Project

To help immigrant and refugee communities gain better access to human services, become economically self-sufficient and build bridges of understanding between immigrant and mainstream communities.


  • Provide employment coaching and placement, ESOL instruction, volunteer recruitment and management, interpretation services, and disaster preparedness.
  • Provide professional and leadership development training to AmeriCorps members.
  • Provide professional development training to community and faith based partner organizations.

Populations/Areas Served

Alamance, Guilford, Mecklenberg, Orange, and Wake counties.


Partner Agencies


Sponsoring Source


Supported by a grant from the North Carolina Commission on Volunteerism and Community in the Office of Governor Roy Cooper.

This material is based upon work supported by AmeriCorps under the AmeriCorps Grant No. 19ACHNC0010001. Opinions or points of view expressed in this document are those of the authors and do not necessarily reflect the official position of, or a position that is endorsed by AmeriCorps or the AmeriCorps program.

Supported by a grant from the North Carolina Commission on Volunteerism and Community Service in the Office of Governor Roy Cooper.



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