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Mentoring Program Coordinator VCU African American Alumni
Serve as a VISTA Member with MENTOR Virginia (MVA)! MVA is a Richmond-based, statewide 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization that supports mentoring programs around Virginia with a focus on the expansion of research-based, high-quality mentoring in Virginia. Our vision is that every child who needs a mentor has a mentor. VISTA Members will help further our mission is to provide training and technical assistance to mentors and mentoring programs and increase the quality and quantity of mentoring for Virginia's youth. As a MVA VISTA member, you will join our team of full-time VISTA Members serving throughout Virginia. MVA works with VISTA Members directly throughout their year of service by assisting with VISTA Member screening and placement at host organizations, and providing training and ongoing support. Our VISTA Members serve with partner organizations to support each organization's internal capacity focusing on: Program Development, Volunteer Recruitment, Mentor/Mentee Training, Match Support, and Resource Development. During your year of service, you will be supporting the development of mentoring programs at that organization
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Member Duties : Build a more equitable community by recruiting mentors and creating sustainable, research-based mentoring program policy and processes. The African American Alumni Council (AAAC) mission is to promote and contribute to the recruitment and retention of African American students. The ultimate goal of these mentoring relationships is to help students improve their chances to secure an internship, an apprenticeship or a job upon graduation. You will work closely with the staff of the VCU Alumni office and the African American Alumni Council in order to create recruiting, training, and sustainability measures. You will coordinate recruitment events, create and train staff on training for volunteers and participants. Create and implement evaluative practices to track recruitment and volunteer retention in order to help with program sustainability. Research and implement a fundraiser and donor management system. Assist in the coordination of fundraising events and preparation of grants.
Program Benefits : Health Coverage* ,  Living Allowance ,  Childcare assistance if eligible ,  Relocation Allowance ,  Training ,  Choice of Education Award or End of Service Stipend ,  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 Outreach ,  Children/Youth . 
Skills :
Fund raising/Grant Writing ,  Community Organization ,  Team Work ,  Public Speaking ,  Recruitment ,  Computers/Technology ,  Youth Development ,  Communications . 
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Mentoring Program Coordinator VCU African American Alumni

Program Start/End Date
01/18/2022  -   01/17/2023

Work Schedule Full Time

Education level
High school diploma/GED

Age Requirement
Minimum:  18    Maximum:  None

Program Locations VIRGINIA  

Accepting Applications
From  10/01/2021  To  02/15/2022 

Contact Tashara Void
201 Hull St
Richmond   VA   23224

Listing ID 99724