Retired and Senior Volunteer Program
This program supports diverse volunteer activities that "serve communities to create measurable impact, benefit volunteers through the service experience, and create community capacity." The program "seeks to increase the impact of national service in 264 specific communities across the country" and intends to fund grants that "support volunteers 55 years and older serving in a diverse range of activities that meet specific community needs." Total estimated funding for the program is $16 million, with 270 awards expected. The program has a cost sharing or matching requirement.