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Wood River YMCA Volunteer Coordinator
The VISTA will provide leadership within the Y to recruit and utilize volunteers for programs and events to establish a culture of giving and volunteerism. The role involves assessing and meeting the organization's needs through the recruitment, placement and retention of volunteers. Bonni’s Garden serves to educate and inspire healthy living for our entire community. The VISTA will help facilitate partnerships and develop curriculum to better strengthen our community. The VISTA will support the big picture happenings of Bonni's Garden as it relates to the Y mission and cause. They will seek to create more community collaboration around food insecurity, childhood obesity and education as it relates to creating a sustainable environment.
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This listing is currently not accepting applications.

Member Duties : Under the guidance of the Youth Director the Volunteer and Greenhouse Program Coordinator will implement volunteer recruitment efforts in the community. Enhance onboarding, placement and appreciation processes. Identify opportunities within current programs and how volunteers could be utilized. Based on this report, make a plan for improvement. Implement improvements through expanding total volunteer base through volunteer outreach and appreciation. Develop system to identify volunteer skill sets, passions, abilities and experience to best meet the needs of the Y, programs and the volunteer. Research and establish a system that creates a culture of volunteerism within the Y with an emphasis an appreciation. Lead the efforts of creation of agriculture and gardening curriculum to meet program needs. Establish and maintain partnerships within the greenhouse and our strategic plan.
Program Benefits : Childcare assistance if eligible ,  Training ,  Health Coverage* ,  Living Allowance ,  $200 housing allowance, bus pass, Y mem. ,  Choice of Education Award or End of Service Stipend ,  Relocation Allowance ,  Housing . 
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Terms :
Car recommended ,  Permits working at another job during off hours ,  Permits attendance at school during off hours . 
Service Areas :
Environment ,  Children/Youth ,  Education ,  Community Outreach . 
Skills :
Non-Profit Management ,  Social Services ,  Environment ,  Communications ,  Computers/Technology ,  Youth Development ,  Conflict Resolution ,  General Skills ,  Public Speaking ,  Education ,  Team Work ,  Leadership ,  Writing/Editing ,  Recruitment ,  Business/Entrepreneur ,  Community Organization . 
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AmeriCorps VISTA

Wood River YMCA Volunteer Coordinator

Program Start/End Date
08/06/2018  -   08/05/2019

Work Schedule Full Time

Education level
College graduate

Age Requirement
Minimum:  18    Maximum:  None

Program Locations IDAHO  


Accepting Applications
From  07/16/2019  To  08/12/2019 

Contact Teressa Johnson
101 Saddle Road
Ketchum   ID   83340
AmeriCorps VISTA

Listing ID 70150