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AmeriCorps VISTAs in the Piedmont

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ORGANIZATION: United Way of the Piedmont | AmeriCorps VISTA

Help increase access to healthcare, quality education, and economic mobility in Upstate South Carolina!

United Way of the Piedmont in Upstate South Carolina is looking for 20 high-impact, results-driven candidates to join our AmeriCorps VISTA year of service program. Join our dynamic team to be part of grassroots change in Spartanburg, Union, and Cherokee Counties increasing access to behavioral healthcare and economic mobility. View details about each opening at www.uwpiedmont.org/americorpsvista.

Benefits include:

  • Living allowance
  • Housing stipend
  • Professional development opportunities
  • Education award towards Student Loans & Education Expenses
  • Childcare assistance
  • Health benefits
  • 10 days of paid personal leave
  • 10 days of paid sick leave
  • Eligibility for food stamps

Responsibilities may include:

  • Grant writing and fund development
  • Volunteer recruitment and training
  • Marketing and communications
  • Program assessment, development, and implementation
  • Data collection, research, and analysis
  • Community outreach and engagement

Please note that members must have valid driver’s license and access to reliable transportation throughout the workday.

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About United Way of the Piedmont | AmeriCorps VISTA

Location:

701 Saxon Ave, Spartanburg, SC 29301, US

Mission Statement

At United Way of the Piedmont, we believe that everyone deserves the opportunity to thrive. We connect, engage, and inspire people to transform our community.

Description

United Way of the Piedmont fights for the health, education, and economic mobility of every person in Spartanburg, Cherokee, and Union counties of South Carolina.

We have two AmeriCorps year of service programs where we place service members at nonprofit sites throughout our tri-county area to make a local impact. Find out more at www.uwpiedmont.org/yearofservice.

CAUSE AREAS

Education & Literacy
Health & Medicine
Homeless & Housing
Education & Literacy, Health & Medicine, Homeless & Housing

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

701 Saxon AvenueSpartanburg, SC 29301

(34.95625,-81.95715)
 

SKILLS

  • Marketing & Communications (Mar/Com)
  • Grant Writing / Research
  • CSR / Volunteer Coordination
  • Community Outreach
  • Resource Development / Management
  • Basic Computer Skills

GOOD FOR

N/A

REQUIREMENTS

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • Positions are full-time up to 40 hours per week and last one year.
  • Create a My AmeriCorps account and apply directly at https://my.americorps.gov/mp/listing/viewListing.do?fromSearch=true&id=110926.

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