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2024 Girls on the Run Western Maryland
Girls on the Run of Mid and Western Maryland (GOTR) relies on volunteers to lead our afterschool and summer programming for girls in third through eighth grades. The focus of the VISTA will be on expanding volunteer recruitment and establishing infrastructure to support ongoing volunteer recruitment and retention in western Maryland. This will include creating and executing a communication strategy in partnership with the Executive Director; identifying and meeting with potential organizations, local businesses, and educational institutions in western Maryland; creating and maintaining a tracking system for emerging and established partners and volunteers; providing support and training to new volunteers; and providing an ongoing evaluation of success of efforts in recruiting and retaining volunteers through updating tools such as surveys.
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Member Duties : VISTA Member will develop new connections and partnerships for GOTR in western Maryland from Frederick, Washington, Allegany, and Garrett counties, with a focus on the westernmost parts of the region. The objectives will be to develop a communication strategy for outreach to western Maryland including: updating marketing materials and establishing an online tracking system; identifying additional youth-serving non-profits, organizations, potential business partners, and education systems in each jurisdiction; and establishing a meeting schedule for getting information to potential partners and recruiting volunteers. VISTA member will create survey/outreach materials to gain feedback from volunteers. By the end of the first year expectation is to have increased volunteer network, established new partnerships, and more school aged youth reached through afterschool programming.
Program Benefits : Childcare assistance if eligible ,  Training ,  Relocation Allowance ,  Health Coverage* ,  Choice of Education Award or End of Service Stipend ,  Living Allowance . 
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Terms :
Permits attendance at school during off hours ,  Permits working at another job during off hours ,  Car recommended . 
Service Areas :
Education ,  Children/Youth . 
Skills :
Youth Development ,  Education ,  Non-Profit Management ,  Fund raising/Grant Writing ,  Community Organization ,  Team Work . 
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2024 Girls on the Run Western Maryland

Program Start/End Date
08/12/2024  -   08/12/2025

Work Schedule Full Time

Education level
High school diploma/GED

Age Requirement
Minimum:  18    Maximum:  None

Program Locations MARYLAND   Washington/Baltimore  

Spanish (preferred)

Accepting Applications
From  07/01/2024  To  07/29/2024 

Contact Rae Gallagher
PO Box 1034
Frederick   MD   21702

Listing ID 118852


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