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Neighborworks VISTA Origin SC Community Outreach Coordinator
Family Services, Inc. DBA Origin SC is looking for a creative, outgoing, and dedicated individual who would like to join our AmeriCorps VISTA program for one year. VISTA member will work to promote and build awareness of a local non-profit with a focus on education, realty and lending as a one-stop shop for potential area buyers. This VISTA member will work in a team environment and will hold the grassroots outreach responsibilities within the project, mostly focusing on coordinating offsite events, making connections with realtors and lenders, and fostering relationships with current and potential donors. The VISTA will receive training in the financial literacy and housing counseling industry. Some travel is expected to local businesses, schools, etc. for meetings and informational fairs. The VISTA will be supervised by the Housing Operations Manager at Origin SC, who will provide guidance and development on the VISTA’s professional skills and on day-to-day operations. Interested or have experience in marketing, fundraising, curriculum development, outreach, community relations, media relations, social media, website management, design, or just making a difference? This position is for you.
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Member Duties : The AmeriCorps VISTA member will: (A) Work with team members and supervisor to plan and execute advertising that reaches young professionals, and low- to moderate-income community members. (B) Plan events and attend community fairs to engage and educate community on available service programs. (C) Build relationships with banks, lenders and other potential community partners to build awareness of agency services. (D) Find larger donors to increase revenue for the program, including a presenting sponsor. (E) Find new funding opportunities for the organization and assist in writing proposals. (F) Create and update marketing materials for promotion of agency and service programs. (G) Evaluate and measure outcomes from customer surveys for future grant/donor opportunities.
Program Benefits : Training ,  Stipend ,  Relocation Allowance ,  Education award upon successful completion of service ,  Health Coverage* ,  Childcare assistance if eligible ,  Choice of Education Award or End of Service Stipend ,  Living 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 ,  Education ,  Community Outreach ,  Community and Economic Development . 
Skills :
Communications ,  Computers/Technology ,  Public Speaking ,  Writing/Editing ,  Business/Entrepreneur ,  Community Organization . 
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AmeriCorps VISTA

Neighborworks VISTA Origin SC Community Outreach Coordinator

Program Start/End Date
08/27/2018  -   08/26/2019

Work Schedule Full Time

Education level
Some college

Age Requirement
Minimum:  18    Maximum:  None

Program Locations SOUTH CAROLINA  


Accepting Applications
From  05/17/2018  To  07/02/2018 

Contact Laura Rosado
4925 Lacross Rd
North Charleston   SC   29406
AmeriCorps VISTA

Listing ID 81252