Civic Apprenticeship: Build The Talent Pipeline For The Nonprofit Sector By Expanding National Service And Recognizing Its Role In Workforce Development

Shirley Sagawa
2020 Nonprofit Policy Forum  
AbstractNational service operates as a workforce development system for nonprofits by offering individuals a paid opportunity to develop real-world skills through hands-on service. A service year before, during, or after college – or as a way to get back on track – gives Americans of all ages, but especially young adults, the chance to transform their lives, make an impact in their community, and become the active citizens and leaders our nation needs.
doi:10.1515/npf-2020-0031 fatcat:s7p4klgwrvb6xfp6lenxvvsbwq