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Cornerstone - Promise House - Community Resource Coord VISTA
Are you passionate about helping at-risk children and teens in your community? So are we! Promise House runs seven programs that provide emergency shelter, transitional housing, pregnant and parenting teen services, counseling, medical care and education to homeless and runaway youth ages 0-24. Since our founding in 1984, we have served more than 70,000 children, teens and families. Because 98% of our clients come from low to poverty-level income backgrounds, all of our services are free. We are seeking a Community Resource Coordinator to join our external affairs team, and help us raise awareness and vitally needed funds to support our clients. He or she will be responsible for forming and sustaining new relationships with community partners, soliciting volunteers and donations, establishing new protocols, donations processing and training staff on their use. A local candidate with their own vehicle and experience in public speaking and customer service is preferred.
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Member Duties : The Community Relations Liaison will engage new partnerships with businesses and faith-based groups through various events and volunteer opportunities and establish protocols for stewarding these relationships. Duties include: -Identify and meet with organizations that could potentially partner with Promise House (corporations, churches, universities, etc.) to generate resources. -Lead site visits explaining the agency's mission and programs for community members and represent Promise House at community events (speaking engagements, fairs, etc) -Implement protocols for tracking and generating resources leveraging donor perfect and train external affairs staff on its use. -Assist the volunteer coordinator in recruiting, training and engaging new volunteers in the in kind goods store. -Update, coordinate and represent Promise House at presentations to educate and garner support in the community -Help with fundraising special events as needed
Program Benefits : Living Allowance ,  Choice of Education Award or End of Service Stipend ,  Childcare assistance if eligible ,  Health Coverage* ,  Relocation Allowance ,  Stipend ,  Education award upon successful completion of service . 
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Terms :
Car recommended . 
Service Areas :
Community Outreach ,  Children/Youth ,  Homelessness ,  Housing ,  Community and Economic Development . 
Skills :
Computers/Technology ,  Recruitment ,  Team Work ,  Fund raising/Grant Writing ,  Community Organization ,  Communications ,  Writing/Editing ,  Business/Entrepreneur ,  General Skills ,  Public Speaking ,  Event Planning . 
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Cornerstone - Promise House - Community Resource Coord VISTA

Program Start/End Date
04/24/2017  -   04/27/2018

Work Schedule Full Time

Education level
College graduate

Age Requirement
Minimum:  18    Maximum:  None

Program Locations TEXAS   Dallas/Ft. Worth  

Accepting Applications
From  01/05/2017  To  04/06/2017 

Contact Mary Rose
3500 Noble Ave
Fort Worth   TX   76111

Listing ID 70151