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Asian American Community Empowerment Project - Host Site VC
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 : Volunteer Management Coordinator: Develop and implement a volunteer recruitment and retention strategy for site organization to expand their pools of volunteers to assist with service delivery. Assist member organization and other stakeholders to recognize the need for and use of volunteers. Engage in regular volunteer recruitment team meetings to develop a shared recruitment plan. Develop a volunteer management system that includes an organizational assessment of volunteer usage within the site organization. Increase number of volunteers and volunteer hours at site organizations through new recruitment and management practices. Train site organization staff to manage volunteer plan. Implement current or developed tracking systems for volunteers and the impact in their communities. 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 ,  Living Allowance ,  Relocation Allowance ,  Training . 
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Terms :
Permits working at another job during off hours ,  Permits attendance at school during off hours . 
Service Areas :
Community Outreach ,  Children/Youth ,  Health ,  Education ,  Community and Economic Development . 
Skills :
General Skills ,  Conflict Resolution ,  Youth Development ,  Teaching/Tutoring ,  Community Organization ,  Recruitment ,  Communications ,  Fund raising/Grant Writing ,  Writing/Editing ,  Team Work ,  Leadership ,  Public Speaking ,  Education ,  Non-Profit Management . 
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AmeriCorps VISTA

Asian American Community Empowerment Project - Host Site VC

Program Start/End Date
11/27/2017  -   11/26/2018

Work Schedule Full Time

Education level
College graduate

Age Requirement
Minimum:  18    Maximum:  None

Program Locations ILLINOIS   Chicago  

Accepting Applications
From  09/22/2017  To  10/30/2017 

Contact Bryan Hara
4753 N Broadway St
Chicago   IL   60640
AmeriCorps VISTA

Listing ID 55871