CAN 3CP Supportive Services VISTA


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Cause Areas

When

Tue Aug 16, 2016 - Sat Aug 19, 2017

Where

Cornerstone Assistance Network3500 Noble Ave.Fort Worth, TX 76111

About

Cornerstone Assistance Network wants to place a Supportive Services VISTA (Volunteer in Service to America) in its Cornerstone Comprehensive Care Program.

Pay: $990 per month BEFORE taxes

Cornerstone Assistance Network (CAN) is a non-profit, faith-based organization that has developed collaboration with providers since 1992 in order to provide comprehensive services to people in need throughout Tarrant County. The Supportive Services Division (SSD) of CAN assists network partners in providing food, clothing, and shelter to individuals and families. This division is made up of the Cornerstone Comprehensive Care Program and Cornerstone Emergency Services. In both services, case managers provide specialized services by assessing the needs and strengths of these individuals or families and then formulating a service plan designed to provide for their emotional, physical, and spiritual needs.

As a Supportive Services VISTA, you will perform the following duties:

  1. Develop and implement a standardized system of goal setting and accountability for emergency services clients.

  2. Assist the Cornerstone Comprehensive Care Program staff to identify more ways of expanding its donor base through advertisement, grant finding and writing, and in-person contacts.

  3. Assist in completing funding projects that may include, but are not limited to, back to school event and music concert.

  4. Develop relationships with new community partners for goods, services, and financial donations.

Benefits:

  • Health Coverage

  • Choice of $5,730 Education Award or $1,500 Cash Stipend at the End of Service Year

  • Relocation Allowance if eligible

  • Childcare assistance if eligible

  • Monthly Living Allowance

Apply Online:

https://my.americorps.gov/mp/listing/viewListing.do?id=59329&fromSearch=true

Skills

  • Problem Solving
  • Fundraising
  • Public Speaking
  • Grant Writing / Research
  • Relationship Building
  • Verbal / Written Communication

Good Match For

N/A

Requirements & Commitment

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • Full-Time
  • Car required

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