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2017 Northwest Side Housing Center
The Northwest Side Housing Center’s mission is to engage, educate and empower the community. We accomplish our mission through housing counseling, financial education, community organizing, outreach, advocacy and supportive services. This VISTA position will support the data and research capacity for NWSHC to equip us to better serve low-income residents in search of affordable housing. In order to improve the general public’s awareness of our housing and organizing programs to increase our service base, this position will also support our development and communications activities.
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Member Duties : The Program and Development Specialist VISTA will: (1) Maintain the entering, collecting and analyzing of data comprehensively from all of our programs. Including producing progress reports and programmatic reports. (2) Create SWOT analysis regarding barriers and opportunities to a Rent-to-Own program in Belmont Cragin. (3) Work with staff to design and implement methods for NWSHC to be better equipped to tell its story of work towards our mission in the community and engage with financial supporters.
Program Benefits : Choice of Education Award or End of Service Stipend ,  Health Coverage* ,  Relocation Allowance ,  Childcare assistance if eligible ,  Training ,  Stipend ,  Living Allowance ,  Education award upon successful completion of service . 
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Terms :
Permits working at another job during off hours ,  Permits attendance at school during off hours . 
Service Areas :
Neighborhood Revitalization ,  Community Outreach ,  Housing ,  Homelessness ,  Community and Economic Development . 
Skills :
Writing/Editing ,  Community Organization ,  Public Speaking ,  Team Work ,  Leadership . 
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2017 Northwest Side Housing Center

Program Start/End Date
08/17/2017  -   08/16/2018

Work Schedule Full Time

Education level
College graduate

Age Requirement
Minimum:  18    Maximum:  None

Program Locations ILLINOIS   Chicago  

Accepting Applications
From  04/10/2017  To  08/17/2017 

Contact Tanya Burgess
5233 W Diversey Ave
Chicago   IL   60639
AmeriCorps VISTA

Listing ID 72690