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Everybody Wins! Iowa Summer AmeriCorps VISTA
The EWI Summer VISTA will be assisting with a new pilot program as part of the Summer Meal programs in the counties EWI serves (Polk, Dallas, and Warren). The VISTA will also research and develop new training in Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion for staff and volunteers. VISTA will implement new book inventory and research DEI resources and help determine standards for book carts and student book giveaways as well as researching new resources to implement with students. VISTA will also help develop outreach research for recruiting new mentors. Ongoing assistance with program evaluation data to assist with program sustainability.
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This listing is currently not accepting applications.

Member Duties : 1. Coordinating a new pilot program in conjunction with community Summer Meal Meet-ups providing books and other resources to children and updating community Little Libraries. 2. Researching and developing Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion training for staff, board, and mentors. 3. Implementing new inventory system for book and curriculum and determining (DEI) standards for schools and program sites based on student enrollment. 4. Researching literacy resources that the program could implement with our Power Read student participants and their mentors. 5. Researching, providing outreach, and recruiting new groups of new reading mentoring volunteers. 6. Collecting program evaluation data to assist with program sustainability
Program Benefits : Living Allowance ,  Choice of Education Award or End of Service Stipend ,  Training . 
Terms :
Permits attendance at school during off hours ,  Permits working at another job during off hours ,  Car recommended . 
Service Areas :
Community Outreach ,  Education ,  Children/Youth . 
Skills :
Writing/Editing ,  Communications ,  Education ,  Public Speaking ,  Teaching/Tutoring ,  Non-Profit Management . 
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Everybody Wins! Iowa Summer AmeriCorps VISTA

Program Start/End Date
06/07/2021  -   08/15/2021

Work Schedule Summer

Education level
Some college

Age Requirement
Minimum:  18    Maximum:  None

Program Locations IOWA  


Accepting Applications
From  04/19/2021  To  05/18/2021 

Contact Jana Daisy
1963 Bell Ave
Des Moines   IA   50315
AmeriCorps VISTA

Listing ID 103331