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2017 Hesed House Overnight Emergency Shelter Summer VISTA
The VISTA will work with our PADS Overnight Emergency Shelter staff and volunteer department to help ensure the food, safety, shelter and service with dignity for our 150-200 guests per night continues. The VISTA will help build capacity by being a volunteer liaison for the groups that serve at night, giving tours to 25 new volunteers/week and helping members of our volunteer groups develop profiles on our volunteer software system. And, when needed, training 50 volunteers/week on how to sign-in when serving at Hesed.
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Member Duties : Assist the Overnight Emergency Shelter staff in providing a safe and nurturing environment for homeless guests while providing the basic necessities of daily living. Act as a Volunteer group liaison, making sure that groups have what they need to serve and ensuring volunteer sign-in. Increase organization’s capacity to aid our consistent volunteers and volunteer leads in becoming completely comfortable with our new computer system.
Program Benefits : Living Allowance ,  Choice of Education Award or End of Service Stipend . 
Terms :
Permits working at another job during off hours ,  Permits attendance at school during off hours . 
Service Areas :
Community Outreach ,  Education ,  Homelessness . 
Skills :
Recruitment ,  Public Speaking ,  Team Work ,  Leadership ,  Communications . 
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AmeriCorps VISTA

2017 Hesed House Overnight Emergency Shelter Summer VISTA

Program Start/End Date
06/04/2017  -   08/13/2017

Work Schedule Summer

Education level
High school diploma/GED

Age Requirement
Minimum:  18    Maximum:  None

Program Locations ILLINOIS   Chicago  

Accepting Applications
From  04/14/2017  To  07/01/2017 

Contact Brandon Grigsby
659 S River St
Aurora   IL   60506
AmeriCorps VISTA

Listing ID 73085