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Austin YMBL Sunshine Camps Development VISTA - OneStar
Are you passionate about empowering underserved youth? Do you love the outdoors? If the answer is yes, we urge you to consider serving with us at Austin Sunshine Camps. Spend every day surrounded by nature in one of Austin’s most popular city parks! Located in the heart of Zilker Park, Austin YMBL Sunshine Camps (ASC) works to engage and empower youth through education and outdoor experiences. ASC provides opportunities for youth ages 7-15 in Central Texas through our week-long residential summer camps at Zilker Park and Lake Travis and through our Sunshine 4 Afterschool program, serving Austin ISD middle school students during the school year. We serve youth from low-income families and are able to offer ALL of our programs completely free of charge! In June of 2015, we opened a brand new facility which has positioned ASC to expand the reach of our programs and serve more youth than ever before in our 80+ years of operation. We are excited to bring a VISTA on board to create processes and strategies around community outreach to new audiences and volunteer recruitment, management and retention. The development of these important operational areas will help ensure we have the right structures in place to serve and support Austin-area youth for years to come!
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This listing is currently not accepting applications.

Member Duties : Austin Sunshine Camps (ASC) is seeking a motivated, mission-driven individual to support our fundraising and development efforts. This position includes but is not limited to conducting donor prospect research, improving donor database management, helping build earned income programming, developing grants management systems, event planning, outcomes management, program evaluation, and more. This project will have the capacity to impact youth served in our afterschool program and in our summer camps. ASC will serve over 800 low­ income youth in 2018. Of the youth who attended Sunshine Camp in 2017, the majority of campers came from households living below the poverty level, with 50% of children participating were from families enrolled in the state's Food Stamp Program. Join us during this exciting time at Austin Sunshine Camps as we are on the verge of a robust expansion and growth period within the organization and the community.
Program Benefits : Health Coverage* ,  Childcare assistance if eligible ,  Choice of Education Award or End of Service Stipend ,  Living Allowance ,  Relocation Allowance . 
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Terms :
Permits working at another job during off hours ,  Car recommended ,  Permits attendance at school during off hours . 
Service Areas :
Children/Youth ,  Education . 
Skills :
Communications ,  Business/Entrepreneur ,  Non-Profit Management ,  Team Work ,  Fund raising/Grant Writing ,  Youth Development . 
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Austin YMBL Sunshine Camps Development VISTA - OneStar

Program Start/End Date
08/20/2018  -   08/23/2019

Work Schedule Full Time

Education level
Some college

Age Requirement
Minimum:  18    Maximum:  None

Program Locations TEXAS  

Spanish preferred

Accepting Applications
From  05/07/2018  To  07/27/2018 

Contact Megan Grayless
2225 Andrew Zilker Rd
Austin   TX   78746
AmeriCorps VISTA

Listing ID 64589