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NOCAC-Communications & Engagement Specialist
Northwestern Ohio Community Action Commission is dedicated to minimizing the effects of poverty by connecting individuals to opportunities and resources that support a secure future. NOCAC envisions a culture that supports opportunities for all people to thrive; builds strong, resilient neighborhoods; and ensures a more equitable community. NOCAC is a locally controlled, private, non-profit organization that was incorporated in 1965. NOCAC is a primary source of direct support for over 5,000 low-income households in our six-county jurisdiction. NOCAC operates a homeless shelter/soup kitchen and facilitates a variety of community programs including Emergency Assistance, Publicly Funded Child Care, Head Start/Early Head Start, Homelessness Prevention, and Weatherization Assistance and Repair as well as the Financial Empowerment Program, now a Financial Opportunity Center (FOC).
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This listing is currently not accepting applications.

Member Duties : The VISTA Communications and Engagement Specialist will be responsible for developing and coordinating a robust internal and external communications strategy focused on engaging agency staff, community partners, and persons eligible for Northwestern Ohio Community Action Commission (NOCAC) programs and services. They will build capacity by planning, developing, and implementing policies and procedures to deliver cohesive communications across the organization. The VISTA will use their skills in marketing, communications, and creative community engagement to build multi-faceted relationships with neighborhoods, community groups, businesses, and agencies. These activities will be accomplished through a variety of avenues, including social media, special events, volunteerism, and programming. **Benefits include a $200 housing stipend to supplement living costs.**
Program Benefits : Living Allowance ,  Relocation Allowance ,  $200 housing stipend ,  Health Coverage* ,  Training ,  Childcare assistance if eligible ,  Choice of Education Award or End of Service 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 :
Community and Economic Development ,  Education ,  Homelessness ,  Technology ,  Entrepreneur/Business ,  Community Outreach . 
Skills :
Teaching/Tutoring ,  General Skills ,  Computers/Technology ,  Writing/Editing ,  Public Speaking ,  Fund raising/Grant Writing ,  Community Organization ,  Communications ,  Recruitment ,  Leadership ,  Education ,  Business/Entrepreneur . 
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NOCAC-Communications & Engagement Specialist

Program Start/End Date
07/17/2023  -   07/16/2024

Work Schedule Full Time

Education level
Some college

Age Requirement
Minimum:  18    Maximum:  None

Program Locations OHIO  

Accepting Applications
From  02/24/2023  To  06/16/2023 

Contact Carrie Dennis
1933 E 2nd St
Defiance   OH   43512

Listing ID 93575


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