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Lawrence Community Shelter Outreach Coordinator
Grounded in human rights and social justice, our mission at the Lawrence Community Shelter (LCS) is to advance compassionate solutions for people facing homelessness through advocacy, shelter, and housing. The VISTA member will build the capacity of the organization by supporting the community engagement team and evaluating current donation-tracking systems and outreach strategies. Successful VISTA members will be organized, effective communicators that are able to work both independently and collaboratively. From this experience, members will gain project management skills and experience in outreach campaigns, networking with a variety of community stakeholders, and knowledge of how poverty impacts communities.
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This listing is currently not accepting applications.

Member Duties : The VISTA member will be responsible for developing and implementing strategies for tracking donated inventory and current needs. Additionally, the VISTA member will assist the Director of Community Engagement with researching new grant opportunities and funding sources, and designing an outreach campaign to raise support for LCS and awareness of how homelessness impacts the local community.
Program Benefits : Living Allowance ,  Childcare assistance if eligible ,  Health Coverage* ,  Training ,  Choice of Education Award or End of Service Stipend ,  Relocation Allowance ,  Stipend . 
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Terms :
Permits working at another job during off hours ,  Car recommended ,  Permits attendance at school during off hours . 
Service Areas :
Homelessness ,  Community Outreach ,  Community and Economic Development . 
Skills :
Communications ,  Fund raising/Grant Writing ,  Recruitment ,  Social Services ,  Public Speaking ,  Non-Profit Management ,  Community Organization . 
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Program Type:
AmeriCorps VISTA

Lawrence Community Shelter Outreach Coordinator

Program Start/End Date
02/13/2023  -   02/12/2024

Work Schedule Full Time

Age Requirement
Minimum:  18    Maximum:  None

Program Locations KANSAS  

Accepting Applications
From  10/27/2022  To  01/20/2023 

Contact Kristine Hart
1700 SW College Ave
Topeka   KS   66621

Listing ID 112673


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