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CoF AKCH2 Development Coordinator VISTA
The AKCH2 mission is to increase affordable housing and end homelessness in Alaska. Given the vast geographic area of our state and the increased cost of living/development, accomplishing this mission comes with unique challenges. The AKCH2 oversees the Balance of State (BoS) Continuum of Care (CoC), which is a collection of anti-poverty programs that work together to end homelessness in Alaska. The Development Coordinator VISTA will work with the AKCH2 Director to build organizational capacity for these anti-poverty programs. The VISTA activities will include exploring CoC best practices, developing an outreach campaign, and assisting in creating a funding plan for AKCH2. This is a volunteer service position with a living allowance of $1,333 per month and an annual education award of $6095 or cash stipend of $1,800.
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Member Duties : The CoF AKCH2 Development Coordinator VISTA will assist the AKCH2 Director research/implement evidence-based national best practices for the AK Balance of State Continuum of Care; expand the AKCH2 capacity through developing a comprehensive communication plan and funding plan. Activities for this position will include: • Research evidence-based, national best practices for CoCs to be able to create a list of recommended changes that would strengthen the CoC and further reduce homelessness in Alaska • Identify key stakeholders in the strategic plan and create a stakeholder engagement plan that assists AKCH2 staff and board members generate community support for CoC changes • Develop a communication campaign plan that cultivates community support for AKCH2’s anti-poverty programs • Develop a comprehensive funding plan • Assist the Site Supervisor evaluate changes and document the findings to provide the second-year VISTA Member with a record of the first-year accomplishments
Program Benefits : Choice of Education Award or End of Service Stipend ,  Relocation Allowance ,  Training ,  Childcare assistance if eligible ,  Living Allowance ,  Health Coverage* . 
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Terms :
Permits working at another job during off hours ,  Permits attendance at school during off hours . 
Service Areas :
Veterans ,  Community and Economic Development ,  Homelessness ,  Community Outreach ,  Ex-Offender Reentry ,  Housing ,  Children/Youth . 
Skills :
Public Speaking ,  Computers/Technology ,  Community Organization ,  Non-Profit Management ,  Writing/Editing ,  Fund raising/Grant Writing ,  Recruitment ,  Communications . 
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CoF AKCH2 Development Coordinator VISTA

Program Start/End Date
06/08/2020  -   06/07/2021

Work Schedule Full Time

Education level
High school diploma/GED

Age Requirement
Minimum:  18    Maximum:  None

Program Locations ALASKA  


Accepting Applications
From  02/25/2020  To  05/04/2020 

Contact Brian Wilson
800 Cushman St
Fairbanks   AK   99701
(907) 523-0660
AmeriCorps VISTA

Listing ID 88822