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2022 Marketing and Communications Summer Associate
This Marketing and Communications VISTA Summer Associate will be hosted by DuPage Habitat for Humanity located in Wheaton, IL. DuPage Habitat for Humanity 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. DuPage Habitat for Humanity has partnered with people in our community, and all over the world, to help them build or improve a place they can call home. DuPage Habitat homeowners help build their own homes alongside volunteers and pay an affordable mortgage. With our support, DuPage Habitat homeowners achieve the strength, stability and independence they need to build a better life for themselves and for their families. In Fiscal Year 2019, DuPage Habitat for Humanity will serve more people than ever before through new and rehab construction, home repairs and Neighborhood Revitalization efforts. During this summer, this position will be responsible for driving impact quantitatively and qualitatively on social media with well researched campaign creation while partnering with other departments within the organization to learn about how their specific department’s message can be amplified (i.e. construction, neighborhood revitalization, etc). This position will be critical to the community and constituent’s understanding of the offerings of DuPage Habitat for Humanity. The ideal candidate will be someone who believes in our vision of a place where everyone has a decent place to live. This candidate will be eager to learn the ins and outs of how to integrate creative marketing and communication strategies with our mission of affordable housing.
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Member Duties : Learn our brand voice in order to effectively communicate the mission on our social media accounts with the expectation of posting at a minimum of 4 times per week. They will also learn social algorithms to understand how to produce positive results. Build storyboards for social media and for newsletters that are specific to our programs (housing, home repair, neighborhood revitalization, etc) in order to give our constituents a deeper dive into our offerings. From this, we except a 2% increase in our volunteer base for a total of five volunteers and a 1% increase in our clicks to our donation page, which will result in $20,000 of cash and in-kind resources leveraged. Complete and present weekly reports that will help us understand the ebbs and flows in our data as well as our week-over-week impact. These report will be reviewed by the supervisor and other relevant programmatic staff.
Program Benefits : Choice of Education Award or End of Service Stipend ,  Living Allowance ,  Training . 
Terms :
Car recommended ,  Permits attendance at school during off hours ,  Permits working at another job during off hours . 
Service Areas :
Housing . 
Skills :
Leadership ,  Team Work ,  Communications . 
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Program Type:
AmeriCorps VISTA

2022 Marketing and Communications Summer Associate

Program Start/End Date
06/06/2022  -   08/14/2022

Work Schedule Summer

Education level
High school diploma/GED

Age Requirement
Minimum:  18    Maximum:  None

Program Locations ILLINOIS  

Accepting Applications
From  04/01/2022  To  05/20/2022 

Contact AmeriCorps Leader
1600 E. Roosevelt Rd. Suite B
Wheaton   IL   60187

Listing ID 111291