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VISTA Outreach and Community Engagement Coordinator
ALT believes in a holistic approach to sustainable development that addresses environmental, economic and community needs.Affordable housing program: ALT provides affordable housing for residents of Athens-Clarke County. Our goal is to help people buy homes so that they aren’t forced to rent their entire lives. Land Conservation Program: ALT works with landowners to protect forests, river and stream corridors, wetlands and other ecologically rich areas, working farmland, and scenic areas in and surrounding Athens-Clarke County. Protecting natural areas sustains critical ecosystem products such as clean air and water, wildlife habitat, biodiversity, water supply and productive soils. Community Agriculture Program: The Community Agriculture Program strives to support Athens Land Trust’s commitment to neighborhood revitalization by developing a sustainable local food system in some of Athens most food insecure communities, strengthening the local economy and building unity and wellness at the community level. The Community Agriculture Program accomplishes this through its Food Justice and Economic Development programs. Our programs work to promote food justice awareness; provide food insecure communities easy access to fresh, affordable natural foods; host education activities; support entrepreneur development; promotes sustainable agriculture and is dedicated to bringing communities in Athens together.
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Member Duties : The VISTA Outreach and Community Engagement Coordinator will work with all ALT programs to assess outreach needs and create individual (as well as an organizational) outreach and engagement plan. Specific tasks include: 1. Conduct a SWOT analysis of each program and the organization to evaluate specific needs and assets. 2. Attend community events to gauge interest and participation with ALT programs 3. Gather a working list of potential partner organizations and individuals. 4. Research and design framework for ALT Market Ambassador program. 5. Generate more awareness of all ALT programs through outreach and marketing. 6. Draft and implement outreach and engagement plans.
Program Benefits : Childcare assistance if eligible ,  Choice of Education Award or End of Service Stipend ,  Living Allowance ,  Relocation Allowance ,  Health Coverage* ,  Education award upon successful completion of service . 
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Terms :
Car recommended ,  Permits working at another job during off hours ,  Permits attendance at school during off hours . 
Service Areas :
Neighborhood Revitalization ,  Hunger ,  Community Outreach ,  Community and Economic Development . 
Skills :
General Skills ,  Public Speaking ,  Community Organization ,  Leadership ,  Communications . 
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AmeriCorps VISTA

VISTA Outreach and Community Engagement Coordinator

Program Start/End Date
04/15/2019  -   04/14/2020

Work Schedule Full Time

Education level
High school diploma/GED

Age Requirement
Minimum:  18    Maximum:  None

Program Locations GEORGIA  


Accepting Applications
From  01/07/2019  To  03/15/2019 

Contact Kelsey Thompson
685 N Pope St
Athens   GA   30601
AmeriCorps VISTA

Listing ID 85547