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Cordova Family Resource Center/Volunteer Coordinator
CFRC Mission Statement: The Cordova Family Resource Center mission is to promote healthy individual and family relationships throughout the community by providing education, advocacy, and crisis response. Cordova Family Resource Center's (CFRC) was incorporated in 1993 to assist victims of domestic violence and sexual assault. Since then, CFRC has established an integrated network of services we seek to continue. We propose to continue providing accessible: Safe Homes, a 24-hour Help Line, Safety Assessments, Information and Referral, Legal Advocacy, Transportation, Personal Support, Non-Offender/Family and Children's Services (including age appropriate support groups), and Outreach and Educational Programs to strengthen our community response to domestic violence and sexual assault. Our goal is to continue providing quality emergency services, crisis intervention, advocacy, outreach, and non-offender family member and children's services to individuals impacted by domestic violence and sexual assault in the Cordova area. Current beneficiaries of our programs are Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault Victims, as well as victims of other violent crimes and their families. Often our beneficiaries are at if not below poverty level and/or often fall within the low to below poverty range, while or during the process of becoming safe. **Benefits include: Monthly living allowance ($1178), relocation costs ($0.34/mile up to $1000) and settling in allowance ($550) for members moving 50+ miles, health benefits, child care assistance, all expenses paid training, and an Education Award ($5,550) or cash stipend. **Priority given to candidates who apply by 6/21/13.
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Member Duties : *Develop volunteer handbook/manual *Develop and recruit volunteer base *Update volunteer training materials & train new volunteers *Research and assist in Grant Writing *Organize and develop guidelines/structure for agency fundraisers
Program Benefits : Choice of Education Award or End of Service Stipend ,  Living Allowance ,  Health Coverage* ,  Relocation Allowance ,  Training ,  Childcare assistance if eligible ,  Education award upon successful completion of service . 
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Terms :
Prohibits paid work outside of the sponsoring agency at any time . 
Service Areas :
Community Outreach ,  Community and Economic Development ,  Children/Youth ,  Health . 
Skills :
Fund raising/Grant Writing ,  Conflict Resolution ,  Computers/Technology ,  Leadership ,  Community Organization ,  General Skills ,  Writing/Editing ,  Public Speaking ,  Communications . 
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Program Type:
AmeriCorps VISTA

Cordova Family Resource Center/Volunteer Coordinator

Program Start/End Date
08/27/2013  -   08/30/2014

Work Schedule Full Time

Education level
High school diploma/GED

Age Requirement
Minimum:  18    Maximum:  None

Program Locations ALASKA  

Accepting Applications
From  06/05/2013  To  07/23/2013 

Contact Nicole Songer
PO Box 863
Cordova   AK   99574
AmeriCorps VISTA

Listing ID 46008