Communications & Development AmeriCorps VISTA

Website Feeding Chittenden

Member duties:  The SerVermont VISTA member will assist with capacity-building development and marketing efforts at Feeding Chittenden, with a focus on building healthy futures through the alleviation of hunger and increasing access to nutritious foods. This capacity building development work will help to sustain and raise funds to support Feeding Chittenden programming. The VISTA member will help enhance the organization’s social media/online presence, collect and disseminate stories from community members experiencing food insecurity, and organize events and special projects. They will also assist the Donor & Community Engagement Manager in PR and communication efforts, including sending out press releases and coordinating news stories.

Program Type: SerVermont – Feeding Chittenden

Program Start/End Date:  08/31/21 – 08/30/22

Work Schedule:  Full Time

Education Level:  College Graduate

Program Benefits:  Childcare assistance if eligible, Training, Living Allowance, Relocation Allowance, Health Coverage*, Choice of Education Award or End of Service Stipend

Terms:  Car recommended, Permits attendance at school during off hours, Permits working at another job during off hours

Service Areas:  Community and Economic Development, Hunger, Community Outreach, Homelessness, Health

Skills:  Team Work, Social Services, Empathy, Interpersonal Skills, Leadership, Writing/Editing, Computers/Technology,  Community Organization, Public Speaking, Communications, Conflict Resolution, Fundraising/Grant Writing, Veterans, Recruitment

 

For more information and to apply, please see https://my.americorps.gov/mp/listing/viewListing.do?fromSearch=true&id=87753

 

*For details about AmeriCorps VISTA healthcare benefits, please visit http://www.vistacampus.gov/healthcare

Feeding Chittenden is a Program of The Champlain Valley Office of Economic Opportunity:  https://www.cvoeo.org/

 

To apply for this job please visit my.americorps.gov.