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VIP - Program Coordinator (UWS)
 
 
 
This position is part of the VISTAs in the Piedmont (VIP) program sponsored by United Way of the Piedmont. Upstate Warrior Solution offers a network of veterans support services across the five counties of Upstate South Carolina. As our VISTA, you will work in Spartanburg County to design and implement a communications and outreach strategy in order to better identify, connect with, and build relationships with the veteran population.The VIP program offers a unique approach to VISTA service, as you will spend 10% of your time each week working collaboratively with 19 other VISTA members placed in the community to research and implement community-wide solutions focusing on either increasing access to behavioral healthcare or increasing financial stability.
 
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This listing is currently not accepting applications.




Member Duties : VISTA will create and implement a marketing plan to increase awareness of services. VISTA will create templates for publishing to various media outlets and train staff/volunteers on their use. VISTA will develop and implement assessment tools to evaluate the effectiveness of marketing outreach. VISTA will evaluate website and make strategic recommendations to increase effectiveness. VISTA will evaluate organizational needs and recruit volunteers to meet needs. VISTA will develop volunteer management and retention processes. VISTA will develop community partnerships and create a process to track relationships. VISTA will create and distribute marketing materials and a community calendar. VISTA will research and write grants to increase organizational capacity.
 
Program Benefits : Health Coverage* ,  Training ,  Professional Development ,  Relocation Allowance ,  Choice of Education Award or End of Service Stipend ,  Living Allowance ,  Childcare assistance if eligible . 
 
 
*For details about AmeriCorps VISTA healthcare benefits, please visit http://www.vistacampus.gov/healthcare
 
Terms :
Car recommended ,  Permits working at another job during off hours ,  Permits attendance at school during off hours . 
 
Service Areas :
Homelessness ,  Veterans ,  Community Outreach ,  Education . 
 
Skills :
General Skills ,  Community Organization ,  Recruitment ,  Computers/Technology ,  Communications ,  Public Speaking ,  Fund raising/Grant Writing ,  Writing/Editing ,  Veterans ,  Marketing . 
 
 
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SUMMARY
Program Type:
AmeriCorps VISTA

Program
VIP - Program Coordinator (UWS)

Program Start/End Date
07/23/2018  -   07/19/2019

Work Schedule Full Time

Education level
College graduate

Age Requirement
Minimum:  18    Maximum:  None

Program Locations SOUTH CAROLINA  

Languages
English

Accepting Applications
From  04/01/2018  To  06/15/2018 

Contact Heather Lother
203 E Main St
Spartanburg   SC   29306
864-582-7556
hlother@uwpiedmont.org
vistasinthepiedmont.org
 
AmeriCorps VISTA

Listing ID 72625


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