Help Others & Make a Difference * Earn Money for College
Thirty-seven million Americans live in poverty. Through AmeriCorps VISTA, you can make a tangible difference. Become an AmeriCorps VISTA at the United Way of Northern Utah. AmeriCorps VISTA is a national program where community members have the opportunity to serve in local nonprofits, full-time for one year helping to eliminate poverty. In return for service, members receive a living allowance, a healthcare allowance, and other benefits. An AmeriCorps VISTA position is open in Ogden, Utah to help promote specific Early Childhood Education Programs through home visitations, volunteer recruitment. VISTA is needed to start as soon as August 3rd. The position is a full-year commitment.
Job Description:- -Develop a plan for mass production of kindergarten readiness activity kits -Develop community outreach plan -Research grant opportunities to sustain programs -Coordinate community donations and events -Recruit, train and coordinate incoming volunteers -Conduct events
Benefits: -Living Allowance ($12,000 per year, pre-taxes), -At the end of year of service, the VISTA can choose an Education Award ($6,195) or End of Service Cash Stipend ($1,800) -Healthcare Allowance Benefit -Relocation Allowance -Childcare assistance if eligible -Can count what hours you need of the position towards an internship For more information: contact Kristin Thacker at firstname.lastname@example.org, 801-399-5584.
Uniting people and organizations to build healthy and well-educated communities where individuals, families, and neighborhoods thrive.
United Way's focus is to identify and resolve pressing community issues, and to make measurable changes in communities through partnerships with schools, government agencies, businesses, organized labor, financial institutions, community development corporations, voluntary and neighborhood associations, the faith community, and others.
Advocacy & Human Rights
Children & Youth
Mon Aug 03, 2020 - Sun Nov 01, 2020
08:00 AM - 04:30 PM
2955 Harrison Blvd # 201Ogden, UT84403
June 29, 2020
Driver's License Needed
Must be at least 18
Orientation or Training
40 hours a week for one year.
-Full-time service for one year, can have a part time job that does not interfere with VISTA service
-Cannot be a full-time student (since it is full-time work, this is too difficult)
-Some college experience
-At least 18 years of age