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MediCorps - Development Coordinator
 
 
 
New Life Community Outreach (NLCO) a United Methodist affiliated organization that strengthens the fabric of the Columbus, OH community and enhances the lives of our most vulnerable neighbors by providing material resources, healthcare, spiritual nourishment and referrals to needed services in the community, in an environment and manner that not only sustains life, but also provides hope and opportunity for growth and “new life.” NLCO is a nearly all volunteer run organization. Our goals are to improve the holistic nature of our services, expand hours of operations, and to do so in a sustainable manner. The breakfast ministry contributes to this goal by providing substantial meals (nourishment) and fellowship for persons who otherwise would have none. The clothing room ministry provides clothing, shoes, linens, basic hygiene and personal items so that our neighbors can meet their basic living needs (regardless if they are housed or living on the streets). These material goods are also basic necessities for getting and staying healthy, gaining and maintaining employment, visiting family, attending church and other community events, and being treated with dignity and respect by the larger community. Our free clinic enhances quality of life via the primary care and podiatry services offered and because our non-traditional hours allow access for persons who cannot afford to take time off work to see a doctor. We are in the process of developing a network of dentists to meet our goal of providing access to free and reduced cost dental services. NLCO plans to develop a case management program to link clients to resources and services, and to provide extra support needed to identify, establish and achieve next steps to moving out of poverty. NLCO plans to engage a VISTA member in fundraising activities, volunteer management/recruitment, community outreach/education, program development, and other special projects that may occur throughout the year.
 
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Member Duties : New Life Community Outreach (NLCO) is seeking a self-starting VISTA member to coordinate fundraising, volunteer recruitment/management, program development work. This capacity building position will work closely with the part-time executive director, the program & planning committee of the board, the fundraising committee of the board, current volunteers, and partner churches & organizations; develop processes, procedures and structure that will enhance sustainability and increase the community impact of NLCO's services. This position requires flexibility, creativity, problem-solving, strong written and verbal communication skills, conflict resolution skills, assertiveness, a love of people, relationship building, seeking and receiving feedback, and the ability to assess, create and document structure from within an environment with little written structure. This position will allow you to work on multiple aspects of a non-profit with a free clinic and other complementary services.
 
Program Benefits : Health Coverage* ,  Stipend ,  Choice of Education Award or End of Service Stipend ,  Training ,  Living Allowance ,  Relocation Allowance ,  Childcare assistance if eligible . 
 
 
*For details about AmeriCorps VISTA healthcare benefits, please visit http://www.vistacampus.gov/healthcare
 
Terms :
Permits attendance at school during off hours ,  Permits working at another job during off hours . 
 
Service Areas :
Community Outreach ,  Homelessness ,  Hunger ,  Health . 
 
Skills :
Social Services ,  Communications ,  Fund raising/Grant Writing ,  Recruitment ,  Team Work . 
 
 
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SUMMARY
Program Type:
AmeriCorps VISTA

Program
MediCorps - Development Coordinator

Program Start/End Date
06/21/2018  -   06/20/2019

Work Schedule Full Time

Education level
High school diploma/GED

Age Requirement
Minimum:  18    Maximum:  None

Program Locations OHIO  

Accepting Applications
From  02/13/2018  To  05/05/2018 

Contact Patrick Creedon
25 W 5th Ave
Columbus   OH   43201
6149146458 x 4
vistaleader@ohiofreeclinics.org
ohiofreeclinics.org
 
AmeriCorps VISTA

Listing ID 78532


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