The Volunteer Center of Whatcom County is looking for an AmeriCorps VISTA volunteer May 2017 through April 2018.
VISTA volunteers receive a small Living Allowance for their service along with Training , Choice of Education Award or End of Service Stipend , Childcare assistance if eligible , Health Coverage, and Relocation Allowance.
The AmeriCorps VISTA will build on our work to improve and expand our volunteer systems that support our agency and local partner organizations serving clients who are low-income or in need. This work will include fundraising to suport volunteer activities, especially for social service programs that depend heavily on volunteer support to fight poverty. This will also focus on creating a coordinated marketing strategy to promote community volunteerism and engagement. And it will develop more efficient, effective tools to help social service agencies with the challenge of recruiting, training and retaining volunteers.
Learn more and apply online at: https://my.americorps.gov/mp/listing/viewListing.do?id=69922&fromSearch=true
APPLY By March 13, 2017