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KATB Summer Associate
 
 
 
Kids at their Best is searching for 4 individuals to serve in Fort Morgan in the 10-Week summer associate program. The KATB Summer Associates will help to combat childhood hunger and out of school time learning loss. The Hamilton Project, 2006, summarizes the disproportionate loss of learning for lower income children. This learning loss is attributed to many factors including; lack of summer time learning opportunities for low income children, lack of parental involvement due to parents working, lack of accessible book sources and lack of available enrichment opportunities within poverty stricken neighborhoods, Kids At Their Best (KATB) summer enrichment programs combat those challenges. All programs are held within high poverty, low income neighborhoods where children would traditionally not have access to summer enrichment activities. Children residing in these targeted neighborhoods rely heavily on their schools free and reduced lunch programs, these programs either move locations or are unavailable during the summer months. For this reason, each location will provide a nutritious breakfast and a nutritious lunch option for students. Programs will be provided four hours per day, five days per week for six to eight weeks depending on location. KATB plans to have five unique site locations in areas with a Free and Reduced Lunch Program Rate of at least 50%.
 
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Member Duties : Summer Associates will assist with the Summer Meal Distribution programs at 5 distribution sites in the parts of Fort Morgan that are most affected by poverty. Member duties include: 1.) Outreach and marketing for summer programs; 2.) Preparing food and meals for distribution 3.) Facilitating STEM and Arts based education programs 4.) Supporting Teen Leadership programs; 5.) Evaluation of summer program success
 
Program Benefits : Choice of Education Award or End of Service Stipend ,  Training ,  Living Allowance . 
 
Terms :
Car recommended . 
 
Service Areas :
Community Outreach ,  Community and Economic Development ,  Children/Youth ,  Education ,  Hunger . 
 
Skills :
Fine Arts/Crafts ,  Recruitment ,  Youth Development ,  Teaching/Tutoring ,  First Aid ,  Counseling ,  Communications ,  Conflict Resolution ,  Education ,  General Skills ,  Team Work ,  Public Speaking . 
 
 
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SUMMARY
Program Type:
AmeriCorps VISTA

Program
KATB Summer Associate

Program Start/End Date
06/04/2018  -   08/03/2018

Work Schedule Summer

Education level
High school diploma/GED

Age Requirement
Minimum:  18    Maximum:  None

Program Locations COLORADO  

Accepting Applications
From  02/28/2018  To  05/21/2018 

Contact Azia Gilbert
814 9th St
Greeley   CO   80631
9703046194
azia@unitedway-weld.org
www.unitedway-weld.org
 
AmeriCorps VISTA

Listing ID 78793


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