What's New?

ICVS Seeking Evaluation Providers:
1. Volunteer Generation Fund (VGF) Evaluation RFP
2. AmeriCorps State Formula Program Evaluation RFP

Kansas and Iowa Announce Annual Coaches' Mentoring Challenge

 Volunteer Hall of Fame nomination form released

Governor's Council on National Service Preliminary Report Released 



To improve lives, strengthen communities, and foster civic engagement through service and volunteering. 


To create an Iowa where all citizens are empowered through service to meet community challenges and make lives better.



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Welcome to the Iowa Commission on Volunteer Service (ICVS)!

The commission (ICVS or Volunteer Iowa) is part of a network of state service commissions throughout the United States that have the responsibility of developing and communicating a statewide vision and ethic of service and promoting that vision throughout their state.

We invite you to explore our website to learn more about what we do and how you can improve your community through service!





Calendar of Events

OCT. 2014
Healthiest State Walk... Sign up now!

A global celebration of professional services for the public good.
10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m., ICVS Commission meetings
Contact: Jody Benz, 515.725.3094

Find a volunteer opportunity HERE!
1:00-4:00 p.m., Governor's Council on National Service in Iowa meeting
IEDA building, 200 East Grand Ave, Des Moines.
Contact: Rachel Bruns, 515.725.3098
 NOV. 2014

10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m., ICVS Executive Committee Conference Call
Contact: Jody Benz, 515.725.3094

Find a volunteer opportunity HERE!