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'20 Community Engagement VISTA - CAC - VIP
This position is part of the VISTAs in the Piedmont (VIP) program sponsored by United Way of the Piedmont. As a VISTA at Children’s Advocacy Center of Spartanburg, Cherokee, and Union Counties, you will create and implement social-media and website strategies. You will develop and implement new fundraising strategies for the organization. You will help to improve the current system of volunteer management. The VIP program offers a unique approach to VISTA service, as you will spend 10 percent of your time each week working collaboratively with 19 other VISTA members placed in the community to research and implement community-wide solutions focusing on either increasing access to behavioral healthcare or increasing financial stability. Benefits include: access to food co-op, doubled food stamps at the farmer's market, housing referral, household & personal care supplies provided through the Gifts in Kind Center, ongoing professional development, reimbursement for service-related travel, discounted gym membership, and professional mentoring.
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Member Duties : Help increase Children’s Advocacy Center of Spartanburg, Cherokee, and Union Counties’ (CAC) capacity to serve all children in need of CAC services by increasing community engagement and awareness, developing new fundraising initiatives, and improving CAC's current system of volunteer management. The VISTA will expand the current social media and website outreach, develop and implement new fundraising strategies, and develop a volunteer calendar to further the impact of CAC volunteers.
Program Benefits : Relocation Allowance ,  Housing referral, service-related travel ,  Living Allowance ,  Health Coverage* ,  Childcare assistance if eligible ,  Training ,  Choice of Education Award or End of Service Stipend . 
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Terms :
Car recommended ,  Permits working at another job during off hours ,  Permits attendance at school during off hours . 
Service Areas :
Community Outreach ,  Health ,  Children/Youth ,  Community and Economic Development . 
Skills :
Team Work ,  Communications ,  General Skills ,  Community Organization ,  Writing/Editing ,  social media ,  Public Speaking . 
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'20 Community Engagement VISTA - CAC - VIP

Program Start/End Date
07/20/2020  -   07/19/2021

Work Schedule Full Time

Education level
College graduate

Age Requirement
Minimum:  18    Maximum:  None

Program Locations SOUTH CAROLINA  


Accepting Applications
From  03/10/2020  To  07/10/2020 

Contact Heather Lother
203 E Main St
Spartanburg   SC   29306
AmeriCorps VISTA

Listing ID 95190