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Asian American Community Empowerment Project - Hanul
According to 2010 US Census data, 87% of Illinois’ Asian American population lives in the Chicago metropolitan area. The Census also reports that from 2000 to 2010, there was a 40% increase in the number of Asian Americans living in poverty in the Chicago – a growth rate higher than all other groups. The primary aim of this project is to combat poverty in the greater Asian American and Pacific Islander communities of Chicagoland by implementing initiatives that develop the structures and capacities of organizations to reach and operate at higher levels of efficiency and cohesiveness through volunteer management, resource development, and community outreach.
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Member Duties : Community Outreach Coordinator: Expand the pool of constituent targets who know about site organization services. Develop/improve presentations, communication tools and methods of conducting outreach to potential participants/clients. Increase the number of target constituents who utilize site organization services. Build relationships with current constituents and participants of site organization’s programs and services. Develop an outreach plan for target beneficiaries/participants. Train site organization staff to manage community outreach plan. Work with site supervisors to track progress of community outreach. Participate in collaborative planning and develop shared resources across the entire coalition to create more efficient, cost-effective service delivery.
Program Benefits : Childcare assistance if eligible ,  Choice of Education Award or End of Service Stipend ,  Relocation Allowance ,  Training ,  Living Allowance . 
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Terms :
Permits working at another job during off hours ,  Permits attendance at school during off hours . 
Service Areas :
Housing ,  Community Outreach ,  Elder Care ,  Children/Youth ,  Community and Economic Development ,  Education ,  Health . 
Skills :
Conflict Resolution ,  Education ,  Social Services ,  Teaching/Tutoring ,  Recruitment ,  Communications ,  Team Work ,  Community Organization ,  Public Speaking ,  Youth Development ,  General Skills ,  Leadership ,  Non-Profit Management ,  Public Health ,  Writing/Editing . 
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Asian American Community Empowerment Project - Hanul

Program Start/End Date
01/30/2017  -   01/29/2018

Work Schedule Full Time

Education level
College graduate

Age Requirement
Minimum:  18    Maximum:  None

Program Locations ILLINOIS   Chicago  

Accepting Applications
From  10/25/2016  To  01/02/2017 

Contact Irene Sohn
5008 N Kedzie Ave
Chicago   IL   60625

Listing ID 55868