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TSC VISTA 2021: Herschell Carrousel Factory Museum
The Service Collaborative (TSC) VISTA Program mobilizes AmeriCorps VISTA members to function in organizations, government agencies and educational institutions. Members focus on expanding educational opportunities, ensuring economic opportunity for all and creating healthy futures for the residents of low-income communities. Our goals are to strengthen communities across the state and to allow organizations within them to better provide services to impoverished individuals and families. The Service Collaborative VISTA program has partner organizations in New York State and across the country. During their term of service members, will receive support from our VISTA team at The Service Collaborative of WNY. Our support includes monthly trainings, a social network of fellow members and daily support from VISTA Leaders.
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Member Duties : The Herschell Carrousel Factory Museum, is a premier national historic site and community resource for family learning and recreation that fosters an appreciation for the unique heritage of the carrousel in the Niagara Region. The Museum provides free educational programing and free family passes to families living at or below the poverty line in region. With the addition of this VISTA member the Museum intends to expand its STEM educational programming capabilities. This will be done by marketing, and conducting educational programs within the museum’s children’s gallery. Children ages 4-18 from North Tonawanda and surrounding communities will have access, and be the targeted audience, of this program. The AmeriCorps VISTA position will lead marketing and evaluation of the project in addition to aiding with programming.
Program Benefits : Childcare assistance if eligible ,  Relocation Allowance ,  Choice of Education Award or End of Service Stipend ,  Health Coverage* ,  Living Allowance ,  Education award upon successful completion of service ,  Training . 
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Terms :
Car recommended ,  Permits attendance at school during off hours ,  Permits working at another job during off hours . 
Service Areas :
Community Outreach ,  Children/Youth ,  Community and Economic Development ,  Education ,  Technology . 
Skills :
Communications ,  Youth Development ,  Computers/Technology ,  Writing/Editing ,  Community Organization ,  Team Work ,  Education ,  Non-Profit Management . 
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TSC VISTA 2021: Herschell Carrousel Factory Museum

Program Start/End Date
08/02/2021  -   08/01/2022

Work Schedule Full Time

Education level
Some college

Age Requirement
Minimum:  18    Maximum:  None

Program Locations NEW YORK  

Accepting Applications
From  05/24/2021  To  07/30/2021 

Contact Peyton Richmond
173 Elm Street
Buffalo   NY   14203

Listing ID 104412