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Family Resource Management Extension Associate VISTA Member
The South Dakota State University Extension Family Resource Management VISTA member will increase knowledge of and access to financial health and wellness techniques and resources for economically disadvantaged South Dakotans. The VISTA member will collaborate with the SDSU Extension Family Resource Management field specialist to implement a statewide financial literacy program collaborating with volunteers. Additionally, the VISTA member will assist in the activation and sustainability of a social media plan for family and personal finances by coordinating and developing plan for using social media platforms, and developing publications and articles for the organization's website. Overall, the VISTA member will work toward identifying financial literacy needs of South Dakotans and developing sustainable, culturally specific programs; network with community stakeholders, leaders and businesses; recruit, train, and manage volunteers; perform outreach, and evaluating the success of the program.
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Member Duties : Collaborate with Family Resource Management Field Specialist to implement a statewide money management program for a primary audience of middle to low-income consumers. Assist with the development and implementation of a professional development program for high school personal finance teachers. Assist with the activation of a social media plan and content development about financial literacy by coordinating and updating social media platforms, collaborating with field specialist and developing instructional videos about personal financial knowledge and skills.
Program Benefits : Training ,  Living Allowance ,  Education award upon successful completion of service ,  Choice of Education Award or End of Service Stipend ,  Health Coverage* ,  Childcare assistance if eligible ,  Relocation Allowance . 
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Terms :
Permits working at another job during off hours ,  Permits attendance at school during off hours ,  Car recommended . 
Service Areas :
Housing ,  Community Outreach ,  Health ,  Education . 
Skills :
Writing/Editing ,  Community Organization ,  Recruitment ,  Education ,  Fund raising/Grant Writing ,  Computers/Technology ,  Public Health ,  Communications ,  Team Work ,  Leadership ,  Public Speaking . 
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Family Resource Management Extension Associate VISTA Member

Program Start/End Date
06/22/2020  -   06/21/2021

Work Schedule Full Time

Education level
Some college

Age Requirement
Minimum:  18    Maximum:  None

Program Locations SOUTH DAKOTA  

Accepting Applications
From  08/18/2020  To  10/02/2020 

Contact Aimee Ladonski
2001 E 8th St
Sioux Falls   SD   57103
AmeriCorps VISTA

Listing ID 74159