Skip Navigation and Go Directly to Page ContentCNCS Website Home Page AmeriCorps AmeriCorps

FONT SIZE:  Default  |  Large


Summer Associate - Outside Las Vegas Foundation
For many years, Outside Las Vegas Foundation (OLVF) facilitated the development of open space & trails resources. OLVF is now focusing on connecting the community, with an emphasis on children & families in less advantaged communities, to these resources. As a result, OLVF is expanding into several program areas that will need a variety of capacity building & organizational assistance. The OLVF believes that building connections to southern Nevada's outdoor places contributes to strong community ties, better familial bonds, & increased economic vitality. OLVF provides new opportunities, inspirations & goals for children & families through outdoor experiences either by educational experiences including supplementing curriculum, stewardship & civic engagement events, or by focusing on health & fitness improvement. These experiences directly benefit young people by improving physical & mental health and have been shown to improve scholastic achievements. The Summer VISTA Member will be involved in the educational efforts of OLVF.
Further help on this page can be found by clicking here.

Please note:
This listing is currently not accepting applications.

Member Duties : The Summer VISTA will help build capacity for the Outside Las Vegas Foundation by: Updating an existing (but outdated) educational database for our partners to assist teacher training and educational materials related to outdoor education and field trip curriculum; organizing and managing a new relationship management software and updating current website content. Other projects may include: assisting with volunteer events; organizing educational materials and supplies; coordinating events; performing outreach to teachers, youth group and civic organizations.
Program Benefits : Choice of Education Award or End of Service Stipend ,  Living Allowance ,  Training . 
Terms :
Prohibits paid work outside of the sponsoring agency at any time . 
Service Areas :
Education ,  Environment ,  Community Outreach . 
Skills :
Communications ,  Team Work ,  Environment ,  Computers/Technology ,  Writing/Editing . 
Refine Search
Program Type:
AmeriCorps VISTA

Summer Associate - Outside Las Vegas Foundation

Program Start/End Date
06/10/2013  -   08/16/2013

Work Schedule Summer

Education level
Some college

Age Requirement
Minimum:  18    Maximum:  None

Program Locations NEVADA  

Accepting Applications
From  05/02/2013  To  06/01/2013 

Contact Jacob Murdock
5830 W Flamingo Rd
Las Vegas   NV   89103
AmeriCorps VISTA

Listing ID 50141