Obligational Practices of the Corporation for National and Community, B-300480, April 9, 2003
B-300480: Apr 9, 2003
Your staff explained to us that your question arises in the context of your efforts to ensure that the Corporation is properly recording obligations of the Corporation for National and Community Service National Service Trust (Trust). Will require the Corporation to pay education benefits to qualified participants from the National Service Trust. We will provide a subsequent response addressing this request. BACKGROUND The Corporation for National and Community Service was created to help community needs in education. One of the three national service programs the Corporation oversees is AmeriCorps. Participants who earn the award have up to 7 years in which to use it. 42 U.S.C. The Corporation also is authorized to make grants for the purpose of assisting grant recipients in carrying out national service programs. 42 U.S.C.