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Austin Youth Initiatives Resource Development VISTA
 
 
 
The City of Austin AmeriCorps VISTA program works with City departments and local nonprofits to build capacity, in order to provide resources and services the Austin neighborhoods and communities that may otherwise be left behind by Austin's historic disparities and future growth. The AmeriCorps Members serving with the City of Austin AmeriCorps VISTA Program work in such diverse fields as education, health, waste reduction, and housing to cover the myriad ways poverty affects these neighborhoods and communities.
 
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This listing is currently not accepting applications.




Member Duties : Increase the number of students from Title I schools who participate in City of Austin Youth Initiatives programs. Research potential barriers that prevent Title I students and other students from low-income households from participating in summer internships and extracurricular activities. Develop an assessment to determine which barriers, if any, apply to each Youth Initiatives program. Recruit new organizations to partner in Youth Initiatives programs, especially minority-led organizations and organizations in target communities. Create a database of businesses and organizations that would fill these gaps in coverage. Explore potential funding sources to increase the reach and success of Youth Initiatives programs, especially in regards to target communities.
 
Program Benefits : Health Coverage* ,  Training ,  Education award upon successful completion of service ,  Living Allowance ,  Choice of Education Award or End of Service Stipend ,  Relocation Allowance ,  Childcare assistance if eligible . 
 
 
*For details about AmeriCorps VISTA healthcare benefits, please visit https://americorps.gov/members-volunteers/vista/benefits.
 
Terms :
Permits attendance at school during off hours ,  Permits working at another job during off hours ,  Car recommended . 
 
Service Areas :
Children/Youth ,  Education ,  Community Outreach . 
 
Skills :
Communications ,  Team Work ,  Fund raising/Grant Writing ,  General Skills ,  Writing/Editing ,  Public Speaking ,  Recruitment . 
 
 
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SUMMARY
Program Type:
AmeriCorps VISTA

Program
Austin Youth Initiatives Resource Development VISTA

Program Start/End Date
12/04/2023  -   12/02/2024

Work Schedule Full Time

Education level
College graduate

Age Requirement
Minimum:  18    Maximum:  None

Program Locations TEXAS  

Accepting Applications
From  06/29/2023  To  11/10/2023 

Contact Chad Walters
6800 Burleson Rd
Austin   TX   78744
2282976251
chad.walters@austintexas.gov
www.austintexas.gov/kids

Listing ID 119643


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