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AmeriCorps VISTA

Brattleboro, Vermont

Relocation expenses: Paid

Internship
Full time
no work experience required
High School Diploma
Less than $20,000 per year

Published on 13 May 2019

Expires on 10 Aug 2019

AmeriCorps VISTA

Member Duties : The VISTA member’s service will be focused primarily on our prosperity-related activities and programs, which all alleviate poverty. The VISTA will coordinate our Kids in Coats Fund activities, which include outreaching local referral sources, application data entry, communication with participating stores, and evaluation of the program. For our free income tax assistance services, the VISTA member will be a key liaison to business partners, the community, and service providers to increase utilization of these services among the income-eligible. For the Summer Food Service Program, the VISTA member will become a member of the Hunger Council subcommittee and help plan/implement a kick-off event, increase resources for the program, and deepen our network of summer food collaborators. The VISTA will also be assisting with UWWC organizational outreach and marketing, such as website updates, blog posts, and social media. 

Program Benefits : Health Coverage* ,  Choice of Education Award or End of Service Stipend ,  Training ,  Living Allowance ,  Relocation Allowance ,  Childcare assistance if eligible .   *For details about AmeriCorps VISTA healthcare benefits, please visit http://www.vistacampus.gov/healthcare 

Terms : 
Permits working at another job during off hours ,  Permits attendance at school during off hours ,  Car recommended .  

Service Areas : 
Health ,  Hunger ,  Children/Youth ,  Community Outreach ,  Homelessness ,  Community and Economic Development .  

Skills : 
Creative, Problem Solver ,  Public Speaking ,  Fund raising/Grant Writing ,  Communications ,  Non-Profit Management ,  Writing/Editing ,  Recruitment ,  Computers/Technology ,  Community Organization ,  Team Work ,  Leadership ,  Social Services .   

SUMMARYProgram Type:AmeriCorps VISTA

ProgramSerVermont - United Way of Windham County

Program Start/End Date08/19/2019  -  08/18/2020

Work ScheduleFull Time

Education levelHigh school diploma/GED

Age RequirementMinimum:  18    Maximum:  None

Program LocationsVERMONT  

LanguagesEnglish

Accepting ApplicationsFrom  04/01/2019  To  08/10/2019 

ContactRobyn Baylor, (802)760-8208, robyn.baylor@vermont.gov

To apply - https://my.americorps.gov/mp/listing/viewListing.do?id=72677