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VISTA Leader-Jay and Rose Phillips Family Foundation- C3TC
The Jay and Rose Phillips Family Foundation of Minnesota is a private family foundation created in 1944. The mission of the Foundation is to honor the legacy of its founders by supporting efforts that address the unmet human and social needs of individuals, families, and communities that have the least access to resources. In addition to grant making, the Foundation sponsors an AmeriCorps VISTA Program--which the VISTA Leader would work to support. C3 TwinCities connects career, cause, and community through a service year that elevates the skills and professional relationships of the next generation of community leaders. In partnership with the Pohlad Family Foundation and Nexus Community Partners, C3 Twin Cities engages VISTAs in efforts that: support Minneapolis students to succeed in strong schools and shape their own educational experience; rekindle the dreams of youth by connecting them to career pathway and post-secondary opportunities; build vibrant local economies through community wealth building strategies. Together, our VISTAs form a cohort that participates in biweekly professional development, team building and volunteering during their year of service. Through this multipronged approach, our VISTAs will support change strategies during critical moments of an individual's life! We achieve this in a strong peer learning environment, supported through a robust biweekly professional development plan. Help C3 Twin Cities develop the next generation of change makers in Minnesota! **This position is part of the C3 Twin Cities VISTA Program. C3 Twin Cities offers a unique cohort experience rooted in a social justice framework. It also offers $200 of monthly housing support, transportation support, monthly phone plan and professional development opportunities. Check out for more details.
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Member Duties : *Must have successfully served as Peace Corps or AmeriCorps/VISTA member in the past.* Support a cohort of 15 VISTAs through a successful year of service. These activities include meeting 1:1 with VISTAs to learn about their professional goals & support them in getting connected to opportunities for growth. Work with Program Manager to plan biweekly professional development opportunities centered on personal leadership, racial equity, nonprofit management and other relevant topics. Plan & execute communications and marketing strategies to increase the visibility of the VISTA project. Support recruitment efforts for the following VISTA program year: develop marketing materials, build upon existing relationships with educational institutions and community groups; explore untapped recruitment opportunities. Participate in other activities related to the broader philanthropic work of the Foundation, if interested.
Program Benefits : Housing ,  Health Coverage* ,  $200 rent mo.; gas/bus card mo. ,  Training ,  Living Allowance ,  Childcare assistance if eligible ,  Stipend ,  Education award upon successful completion of service ,  Choice of Education Award or End of Service Stipend ,  Relocation Allowance . 
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Terms :
Car recommended ,  Permits attendance at school during off hours ,  Permits working at another job during off hours . 
Service Areas :
Entrepreneur/Business ,  Children/Youth ,  Community Outreach ,  Ex-Offender Reentry ,  Education ,  Community and Economic Development ,  Homelessness ,  Health . 
Skills :
Racial Justice ,  Communications ,  Computers/Technology ,  Leadership ,  Non-Profit Management ,  Public Speaking ,  Community Organization ,  Conflict Resolution ,  Recruitment . 
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AmeriCorps VISTA Leaders

VISTA Leader-Jay and Rose Phillips Family Foundation- C3TC

Program Start/End Date
08/02/2018  -   08/01/2019

Work Schedule Full Time

Education level
College graduate

Age Requirement
Minimum:  18    Maximum:  None

Program Locations MINNESOTA  


Accepting Applications
From  03/16/2018  To  05/04/2018 

Contact Elizabeth Coco
615 1st Ave NE
Minneapolis   MN   55413

Listing ID 65235