MNA AmeriCorps VISTA Member, Davenport University


Cause Areas


Sat Aug 13, 2016 - Sat Aug 12, 2017


330 Marshall St.Lansing, MI 48912


* Create opportunities to connect the campus community to local K-12 initiatives

* Promote a college going culture for first-generation students at the Family of Schools (Harrison Park K-8, Westwood Middle School, and Union High School)

* Facilitate three primary opportunities for Davenport students and staff (1) HEROES Mentoring Program - mentoring middle schools students (2) Challenge Scholar Program - support, motivation, and tools to prepare middle school students and their families for college (3) DU CARES Partnership - creating new volunteer opportunities for students and making the Davenport community more aware of local nonprofits

* Plan and manage Davenport’s four annual Days of Service: Panther Prowl, Make a Difference Day, Martin Luther King Jr. Day, and Into the Streets

Apply here:


  • Public Speaking
  • Tutoring
  • Grant Writing / Research
  • Basic Computer Skills
  • CSR / Volunteer Coordination
  • Community Outreach

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Requirements & Commitment

  • Background Check
  • Orientation or Training
  • 1 year, full-time
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