Paid Summer Volunteer Opportunity Texas Charitable Clinics


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Cause Areas

When

Mon Jun 11, 2018 09:00 AM - Fri Aug 03, 2018 05:00 PM

Where

3710 Cedar StreetSuite 218Austin, TX 78705

About

TXACC is seeking to place 7 full-time Summer Associate VISTAs at several free and charitable clinics in different parts of Texas. These service members will serve June 11 - August 3, 2018 and will be working on projects that will improve access to healthcare for uninsured and under-insured individuals living in Texas.

VISTA Summer Associates is a program administered via Americorps VISTA. The AmeriCorps VISTA Program is designed to function as a stateside Peace Corps, which places high quality, dedicated individuals in poverty facing non-profit organizations throughout the country. AmeriCorps VISTA is one of many programs through the Corporation for National and Community Service. The VISTA Summer Associate program offers individuals the opportunity to become engaged in a nonprofit organization through an existing VISTA project for 8 weeks during the summer.

Benefits:
Education award of $1,252 or a cash stipend of $276 after completion of service
Experience working in a charitable clinic setting
$900 monthly living stipend

Qualifications:
Must be at least 18 years of age
Interest in non-profit or public health

Summer Projects/Locations:
Brother Bill's Helping Hand (Dallas)- Handbook and Referral Manual Specialist
Casa El Buen (Houston)- Partnership Resources Specialist
Heal The City Free Clinic (Amarillo)- Volunteer Coordinator and Development Specialist
Healing Hands (Dallas)- Media and Development Associate
Mission Arlington (Arlington)- Diabetic and Hypertension Associate
PediPlace (Dallas)- Community Outreach Marketing Associate
Texas Association of Charitable Clinics (Austin) - Storytelling and Marketing Associate

If any of these positions interest you, please contact:

Jayme Poland
Texas Association of Charitable Clinics
vista@txcharitableclinics.org
512-777-8929

Skills

  • Networking
  • Recruiting
  • Fundraising
  • Verbal / Written Communication
  • Public Relations
  • Healthcare

Good Match For

N/A

Requirements & Commitment

  • Must be at least 18
  • Full Time Summer Position 40 hours/week

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