Skip Navigation and Go Directly to Page ContentAmeriCorps Website Home Page
 
 
 

FONT SIZE:  Default  |  Large

spacer
spacer
spacer
 

Feeding Texas - Community Capacity Corps VISTA [Multi-Site]
 
 
 
As a Feeding Texas Community Capacity Corps VISTA, you will directly support the design and development of innovative strategies driving the future of food banking and the network’s unified effort toward a hunger-free Texas. The Community Capacity Corps is made up of a creative and motivated team building capacity for food bank programs focused on improving community health, economic security, and equitable access. As a VISTA, you will gain transferable skills in program and project management, partnership development & communication, and teamwork and collaboration. Through our program’s focus on community engagement, you will develop critical community capacity to strategically inform the design and delivery of your project. You will be given the opportunity to network with other VISTAs and non-profit professionals in a variety of food banking positions. With ample coaching and personal development opportunities, our Community Capacity Corps offers emerging non-profit professionals a way to gain a level of experience above other entry-level positions while serving at the front lines of the community response to poverty, disaster, and hunger.
 
Further help on this page can be found by clicking here.





Member Duties : As a Community Capacity Corps VISTA, you will gain hands on experience expanding and strengthening the capacity of a project that addresses services gaps at a site in Texas. This listing is advertising for multiple positions throughout the state in locations such as Lubbock, Houston, Austin, Galveston, and more. Projects range from focusing on increasing the effectiveness of nutrition and health services, expanding the scale of workforce development initiatives, and/or improving equitable access capability. All Community Capacity Corps VISTAs will also engage community members through a specifically tailored capacity goal designed to inform their project’s work.
 
Program Benefits : Choice of Education Award or End of Service Stipend ,  Training ,  Living Allowance ,  Professional Development Fund ,  Childcare assistance if eligible ,  Health Coverage* ,  Relocation Allowance . 
 
 
*For details about AmeriCorps VISTA healthcare benefits, please visit http://www.vistacampus.gov/healthcare
 
Terms :
Permits attendance at school during off hours ,  Car recommended ,  Permits working at another job during off hours . 
 
Service Areas :
Community Outreach ,  Community and Economic Development ,  Children/Youth ,  Health ,  Education ,  Hunger ,  Technology . 
 
Skills :
Public Health ,  Social Services ,  Problem Solving ,  Teaching/Tutoring ,  General Skills ,  Community Organization ,  Writing/Editing ,  Leadership ,  Fund raising/Grant Writing ,  Public Speaking ,  Recruitment ,  Communications ,  Non-Profit Management ,  Computers/Technology . 
 
 
Apply Now
Refine Search
 
 
SUMMARY
Program Type:
AmeriCorps VISTA

Program
Feeding Texas - Community Capacity Corps VISTA [Multi-Site]

Program Start/End Date
07/18/2022  -   07/17/2023

Work Schedule Full Time

Education level
Some college

Age Requirement
Minimum:  18    Maximum:  None

Program Locations TEXAS  

Languages
English

Accepting Applications
From  04/15/2022  To  06/23/2022 

Contact Jane Thurow
1524 S Interstate 35
Austin   TX   78704
307-761-1001
jthurow@feedingtexas.org
www.feedingtexas.org

Listing ID 74075


spacer
       
  HOME