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2022-2023 Data & Development VISTA
 
 
 
The Data & Development VISTA will be hosted by Share Our Spare (SOS) located in Chicago, IL. Share Our Spare is a part of the Housing Action AmeriCorps Network, an AmeriCorps VISTA program managed by Housing Action Illinois since 2010. As such, this position will receive customized training, support, guidance, and networking opportunities, in addition to the traditional opportunities for AmeriCorps VISTA positions. Learn more about the program on Housing Action’s website. Our mission is to ensure every child in Chicago has the essentials they need to thrive in the first five years of life. We do this by collecting new and gently used infant and toddler items from those with “extras” to spare and distributing them to families living in poverty through a sustainable network of volunteers, community stakeholders, and social service agencies. We support social workers across Lake, Cook and DuPage counties and providing essential items to more than 10,000 children annually. SOS seeks a highly motivated, versatile and socially conscious Data and Development VISTA to join our team. This role will work with the Executive Director and the Director of Partnerships and Community Engagement to increase stakeholder engagement through giving, volunteerism and advocacy. This role will develop and launch new opportunities and events for SOS to provide continuous opportunities for organizational capacity and growth. The ideal candidate for this position will have a background or understanding of fundraising and grant writing. They will work well both individually and as a team. This position is a part of the Housing Action AmeriCorps Network, which is an AmeriCorps VISTA program managed by Housing Action Illinois since 2010. As such, this position will receive customized training, support, guidance, and networking opportunities, in addition to the traditional opportunities for AmeriCorps VISTA positions. Learn more about the program at Housing Action’s website.
 
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Member Duties : 1) Become familiar with our donor database Neon, understand the calendar of fundraising events, become familiar with the current donor engagement plan, review current survey and data collection forms. 2) Apply research and familiarization from previous objective to identify full capacity of the systems currently in use. Develop and execute action plans for cleansing donor database, platform integration to enhance capacity, and develop new survey and data collection tools. 3) Reflect on and evaluate the activities from previous objective. Outline next steps for the projects including suggestions for how to maintain processes and track areas that may need regular updates. 4) Reflect on and evaluate the stage of each of the objectives included in your project. Outline next steps for continuation of each element, lessons learned, and next steps.
 
Program Benefits : Childcare assistance if eligible ,  Relocation Allowance ,  Health Coverage* ,  Training ,  Choice of Education Award or End of Service Stipend ,  Living Allowance . 
 
 
*For details about AmeriCorps VISTA healthcare benefits, please visit http://www.vistacampus.gov/healthcare
 
Terms :
Permits working at another job during off hours ,  Permits attendance at school during off hours . 
 
Service Areas :
Homelessness ,  Children/Youth ,  Community Outreach ,  Housing . 
 
Skills :
Team Work ,  Writing/Editing ,  General Skills ,  Fund raising/Grant Writing ,  Computers/Technology . 
 
 
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SUMMARY
Program Type:
AmeriCorps VISTA

Program
2022-2023 Data & Development VISTA

Program Start/End Date
08/29/2022  -   08/28/2023

Work Schedule Full Time

Education level
High school diploma/GED

Age Requirement
Minimum:  18    Maximum:  None

Program Locations ILLINOIS   Chicago  

Accepting Applications
From  03/14/2022  To  08/12/2022 

Contact Jeremy Cowart
3800 N Milwaukee Ave
Chicago   IL   60641
7736570117

Listing ID 110322


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