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Rural Opportunity VISTA Project- Lakeshore Food Club
 
 
 
The Rural Opportunity VISTA Program is hosted by the Community Economic Development Association of Michigan (CEDAM). Directed out of the CEDAM office in Lansing, VISTA members will serve at a host site in rural Michigan where they will create or expand anti-poverty economic development programs. VISTA assignments vary based on the needs of the host site’s community, but all assignments are focused on capacity-building of the organization to improve programs, leverage funds and/or provide volunteer management. Ideal candidates have a dedication to serve the community. All members receive extensive training through two series of informational webinars, quarterly trainings in Lansing and opportunities to attend major professional events across the state. The two webinar series feature information on the community economic development industry and peer-facilitated discussions around transferable skills. CEDAM's AmeriCorps training is designed to prepare members with the experience, skills and knowledge needed for success in professions within community economic development.
 
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Member Duties : The VISTA Member serving with the Lakeshore Food Club will be focusing on increasing the community collaboration to increase funding, volunteer management systems, and community health education.
 
Program Benefits : Living Allowance ,  Training ,  Relocation Allowance ,  Childcare assistance if eligible ,  Choice of Education Award or End of Service Stipend ,  Health Coverage* . 
 
 
*For details about AmeriCorps VISTA healthcare benefits, please visit http://www.vistacampus.gov/healthcare
 
Terms :
Permits working at another job during off hours ,  Permits attendance at school during off hours ,  Car recommended . 
 
Service Areas :
Community Outreach ,  Community and Economic Development ,  Health ,  Hunger . 
 
Skills :
Fund raising/Grant Writing ,  Community Organization ,  Social Services ,  Communications ,  Leadership ,  Public Health . 
 
 
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SUMMARY
Program Type:
AmeriCorps VISTA

Program
Rural Opportunity VISTA Project- Lakeshore Food Club

Program Start/End Date
01/22/2019  -   01/21/2020

Work Schedule Full Time

Age Requirement
Minimum:  18    Maximum:  None

Program Locations MICHIGAN  

Accepting Applications
From  11/06/2018  To  01/01/2019 

Contact Rachel Diskin
920 E Tinkham Ave
Ludington   MI   49431
5174853588
diskin@cedamichigan.org
americorps.cedamichigan.org
 
AmeriCorps VISTA

Listing ID 81480


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