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Community Advocate: Tenant Engagement Community Development
This project will build the capacity of tenants in eligible Rental Assistance Demonstration (RAD) U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD)-assisted properties to increase opportunities for tenants and engage them regarding their rights, responsibilities, and options. The project aims to: (1) increase tenant outreach and training capacity of qualified local nonprofit organizations in at least 15 cities and (2) help tenants of RAD housing to address community economic and social needs. VISTA members will build the capacity of tenant organizations through outreach, education, leadership development, and legal aid over the two-year project. *PLEASE INDICATE IN YOUR PERSONAL STATEMENT WHETHER YOU ARE WILLING OR INTERESTED IN RELOCATION.
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Member Duties : Community Advocates and Legal Fellows will work together to provide capacity building services to their host sites, with an emphasis on empowering and building opportunities for tenants of RAD dwellings.
Program Benefits : Health Coverage* ,  Stipend ,  Living Allowance ,  Education award upon successful completion of service ,  Childcare assistance if eligible ,  Choice of Education Award or End of Service Stipend ,  Training ,  Relocation Allowance . 
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Terms :
Car recommended . 
Service Areas :
Neighborhood Revitalization ,  Community Outreach ,  Housing ,  Homelessness ,  Public Safety ,  Community and Economic Development . 
Skills :
Recruitment ,  Social Services ,  Public Speaking ,  Community Organization ,  Fund raising/Grant Writing ,  General Skills ,  Computers/Technology ,  Team Work . 
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AmeriCorps VISTA

Community Advocate: Tenant Engagement Community Development

Program Start/End Date
06/10/2018  -   06/30/2019

Work Schedule Full Time

Education level
High school diploma/GED

Age Requirement
Minimum:  18    Maximum:  None

Program Locations TEXAS ,  NEW YORK ,  PENNSYLVANIA   Houston/Galveston ,  Dallas/Ft. Worth ,  Pittsburgh ,  New York City (inc. Long Island CT NJ NY)  

Spanish language a plus

Accepting Applications
From  02/02/2017  To  06/01/2018 

Contact Kelsey Edwards
1730 M St NW
Washington   DC   20036
AmeriCorps VISTA

Listing ID 70587