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ShareCorps- OU Kids on Campus- Outreach Coordinator
Kids on Campus is an Ohio University College of Health Sciences and Professions community outreach program. We have a 25 year history of providing strong summer programming and reducing hunger for at-risk children during the vulnerable summer months. Our mission is to empower underserved, at-risk children and their families in the realization of their full potential through educational, nutritional and recreational opportunities. We provide before and afterschool care for approximately 1000 children in the Appalachian region, and hold an annual summer camp on the Ohio University camps for approximately 250 children free of charge to families.
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Member Duties : We are seeking a self-motivated individual who enjoys working with people to assist us developing and implementing strategies that will allow us to extend summer camp to more of our regions disadvantaged children. Our totally free camp serves children in grades K-12 providing free breakfast and lunch, academic support and amazing summer camp experiences. This position will require someone with great organizational and leadership skills who can work with us on sustainability for the future and can be an enthusiastic advocate of all children having access to a great summer camp experience. Duties during the year will include observing summer camp this year to assess current structure and capacity, attending community organization meetings in fall and winter to build coalitions to support our programming, recruiting volunteers for next summer camp, designing assessments and helping our staff identify themes, activities and potential resources for future summer camps.
Program Benefits : Relocation Allowance ,  Choice of Education Award or End of Service Stipend ,  Training ,  Health Coverage* ,  Living Allowance ,  Childcare assistance if eligible . 
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Terms :
Permits working at another job during off hours ,  Permits attendance at school during off hours . 
Service Areas :
Education ,  Children/Youth ,  Community Outreach ,  Hunger . 
Skills :
Education ,  Writing/Editing ,  Community Organization ,  Recruitment ,  Leadership ,  Public Speaking ,  Fund raising/Grant Writing ,  Teaching/Tutoring ,  General Skills ,  Youth Development ,  Computers/Technology ,  Communications . 
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AmeriCorps VISTA

ShareCorps- OU Kids on Campus- Outreach Coordinator

Program Start/End Date
07/08/2019  -   07/07/2020

Work Schedule Full Time

Education level
Some college

Age Requirement
Minimum:  18    Maximum:  None

Program Locations OHIO  

Accepting Applications
From  02/27/2019  To  05/31/2019 

Contact Kelly Simmons
1 Ohio University
Athens   OH   45701
AmeriCorps VISTA

Listing ID 86612