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CBVC - Bend Community Center
1. Recruit, train, and support volunteer mechanics in bicycle mechanic skills. 2. Research and submit four grants geared towards BCB related issues such as homelessness, human services, environmental conservation, and youth development 3. Coordinate BCB Membership Plan, including membership drives, outreach and speaker events; recruit, train, and support volunteers to assist with the Membership Plan. 4. Coordinate quarterly fundraising events; recruit, and support volunteers to support fundraising events.
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Member Duties : The AmeriCorps*VISTA member will generate resources and funds to build and expand the capacity and sustainability of the Bend's Community BikeShed (BCB), a new volunteer-run program of Bend's Community Center (BCC). The VISTA's primary project duties will include generating program income through the refurbishment and sale of bikes and submitting grants to support BCB's mission. In addition, the VISTA will also work with the Leadership Committee to coordinate BCB Membership Plan and quarterly fundraising events. In combination, these project activities will potentially generate over $20,000, 75 trained volunteers, and 100 supporting members to sustain BCB's services and mission.
Program Benefits : Choice of Education Award or End of Service Stipend ,  Education award upon successful completion of service ,  Living Allowance ,  Childcare assistance if eligible ,  Health Coverage* ,  Training ,  Stipend ,  Relocation Allowance . 
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Terms :
Prohibits paid work outside of the sponsoring agency at any time . 
Service Areas :
Neighborhood Revitalization ,  Community and Economic Development ,  Community Outreach ,  Homelessness . 
Skills :
Leadership ,  Communications ,  Writing/Editing ,  Fund raising/Grant Writing ,  Recruitment . 
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AmeriCorps VISTA

CBVC - Bend Community Center

Program Start/End Date
08/16/2010  -   08/19/2011

Work Schedule Full Time

Education level
College graduate

Age Requirement
Minimum:  18    Maximum:  None

Program Locations OREGON  

Accepting Applications
From  05/03/2010  To  07/01/2010 

Contact Maighie Fitzgerald
1036 NE 5th Street
Bend   OR   97701

Listing ID 14792


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