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Public & School Partnership-Common Ground Outdoor Adventures
 
 
 
This full-time, one-year AmeriCorps VISTA position is hosted by the Public & School Partnership and is based at Common Ground Outdoor Adventures in Logan, UT. Common Ground aims to ensure that individuals with disabilities are aware of opportunities and have access to outdoor recreation. VISTA members will help build organizational capacity and ensure suitability by coordinating volunteers, acquiring funding and materials via donations and grants, and carrying out outreach strategies to increase participation in active recreation and outdoor adventure experiences for youths and adults with disabilities.
 
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Member Duties : Specific activities of this position include, but are not limited to: 1. Implementing a structure for coordinating and recruiting volunteers. 2. Recruiting, training, and engaging community volunteers. 3. Soliciting and securing donations for general programming (in-kind and cash) 4. Soliciting and securing in-kind donations and financial sponsorships for special events 5. Formulating an outreach plan to get more people with disabilities participating in Common Ground activities 6. Presenting to agencies and schools each month providing information about programs 7. Developing and disseminating outreach materials to target populations
 
Program Benefits : Choice of Education Award or End of Service Stipend ,  Health Coverage* ,  Living Allowance ,  Childcare assistance if eligible ,  Education award upon successful completion of service ,  Relocation Allowance ,  Training . 
 
 
*For details about AmeriCorps VISTA healthcare benefits, please visit http://www.vistacampus.gov/healthcare
 
Terms :
Permits working at another job during off hours ,  Permits attendance at school during off hours . 
 
Service Areas :
Education . 
 
Skills :
Fund raising/Grant Writing ,  Writing/Editing ,  Computers/Technology ,  Communications ,  Non-Profit Management ,  Community Organization ,  Youth Development ,  Team Work ,  General Skills . 
 
 
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SUMMARY
Program Type:
AmeriCorps VISTA

Program
Public & School Partnership-Common Ground Outdoor Adventures

Program Start/End Date
08/03/2020  -   08/02/2021

Work Schedule Full Time

Age Requirement
Minimum:  18    Maximum:  None

Program Locations UTAH  

Languages
English

Accepting Applications
From  05/04/2020  To  12/31/2020 

Contact Shonna Hemmis
6505 Old Main
Logan   UT   84322
4357970633
shonna.ferree@usu.edu
publicschoolpartnership.com
 
AmeriCorps VISTA

Listing ID 95971


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