MNA AmeriCorps VISTA Member, Read Muskegon


(43.23399,-86.24993)
 

Cause Areas

When

Sat Aug 13, 2016 - Sat Aug 12, 2017

Where

1011 2nd StMuskegon, MI 49440


About

* Engage in outreach to recruit, train, and manage volunteers

* Work with the Literacy Coordinator to develop and implement pilot programs including 1.) drop-in literacy labs, and 2.) a jail-based program for women

* Assist the instructor in developing work-readiness literacy curriculum for current classes at MI Works and EXIT

* Make regular presentations to clubs, churches, businesses, and public facilities to support the recruitment of new learners and volunteers while building awareness of the program

* Research and write grants to enhance the current programming

* Keep social media updated, as well as coordinating the publication of a quarterly newsletter

Apply here: https://my.americorps.gov/mp/listing/viewListing.do?id=67079&fromSearch=true

Skills

  • Public Speaking
  • Social Media / Blogging
  • Literacy / Reading
  • Community Outreach
  • Financial Literacy

Good Match For

N/A

Requirements & Commitment

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