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Building Bridges to Careers Job Development VISTA
BB2C seeks to: 1) increase employment opportunities and 2) increase and maintain assets for individuals. A BB2C VISTA will foster new capacity for students and residents to find employment career pathways, build businesses, and make new products all with the intention of alleviating poverty and building economic vitality in the Mid-Ohio Valley. The VISTA will develop and implement an outreach strategy to increase volunteer recruitment for mentors; to attract businesses willing to provide internships, problem/scenario examples for youth, job-shadowing opportunities, and, display at the Family Career Awareness Day; and, to increase the number of youth and adults interested in launching new businesses. The VISTA will research new partners to enhance BB2C’s service delivery, which may include other social service agencies and organizations. Additional activities will be building BB2C’s capacity to find and acquire new resources including grants, but most importantly, new sustainable organizational revenues. These activities provide greater access to career pathways and entrepreneurial opportunities with the express objective of reducing poverty in Washington and surrounding counties.
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This listing is currently not accepting applications.

Member Duties : The VISTA Member will: (1) assist in the preparation and submission of grant proposals to secure future funding to develop and implement programs as part of the Building Bridges to Careers organization; (2) develop new revenue generation opportunities increasing sustainability of BB2C programming; (3) track and report on all Project Plan outputs and outcomes on a quarterly basis; (4) research new partnership opportunities and pursue those partnerships; and, (5) evaluate current outreach efforts, research new outreach opportunities, and pursue those opportunities.
Program Benefits : Health Coverage* ,  Living Allowance ,  Training ,  Childcare assistance if eligible ,  Choice of Education Award or End of Service Stipend ,  Relocation Allowance . 
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Terms :
Permits working at another job during off hours ,  Car recommended ,  Permits attendance at school during off hours . 
Service Areas :
Children/Youth ,  Community and Economic Development . 
Skills :
Writing/Editing ,  Youth Development ,  Public Speaking ,  Education ,  Leadership ,  Fund raising/Grant Writing ,  Community Organization ,  Communications ,  Recruitment . 
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Building Bridges to Careers Job Development VISTA

Program Start/End Date
07/08/2019  -   07/07/2020

Work Schedule Full Time

Age Requirement
Minimum:  18    Maximum:  None

Program Locations OHIO  

Accepting Applications
From  02/26/2019  To  06/05/2019 

Contact Tasha Werry
107 Lancaster St
Marietta   OH   45750
AmeriCorps VISTA

Listing ID 86451