New job Volunteer Iowa VISTA Summer 2021 in Iowa

Volunteer Iowa VISTA Summer 2021

Company : AmeriCorps
Salary : Details not provided
Location : Iowa

Full Description

Volunteer Iowa VISTA Summer 2021

The Volunteer Iowa VISTA project intends to build the capacity of Volunteer Iowa to better support low-income and diverse communities in Iowa through programming, funding, recognition, and training. Our VISTA member will engage in research and analysis of data to develop recommendations, policies, and procedures that enable Volunteer Iowa to increase engagement and services to organizations and individuals in these target areas. This work directly supports our State Service Plan goal of increasing Diversity, Equity and Inclusion. The VISTA member will conduct the research and analysis and make recommendations to staff, the commission, or the Diversity, Equity and Inclusion committee, as appropriate.

Member Duties : Research: Iowa philanthropic community to identify: under-funded areas/organizations, potential private funding partners/sources for equity work, Analyze: Review AmeriCorps & mentoring data to identify trends to assist with recruitment/retention, program development, mentoring data, gaps in current data collection process or tools, Recommend: How we can: 1) better serve low-income and/or BIPOC communities, 2) increase engagement of low-income and/or BIPOC individuals in service, 3) develop programs and sites in low-income and/or BIPOC communities, 4) strengthen diversity, equity, and inclusion in all aspects of our programming, 5) collect pertinent data **Start date is flexible for this position.**

Program Benefits : Training , Choice of Education Award or End of Service Stipend , Living Allowance .

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

    Service Areas :
    Community and Economic Development .

    Skills :
    Community Organization , Fund raising/Grant Writing , Communications , Writing/Editing .


    Program Type:

    AmeriCorps VISTA


    Volunteer Iowa VISTA Summer 2021

    Program Start/End Date

    06/07/2021 - 08/08/2021

    Work Schedule
    Full Time

    Education level

    Some college

    Age Requirement

    Minimum: 18 Maximum: None

    Program Locations

    Accepting Applications

    From 04/12/2021 To 05/12/2021

    Jana Daisy

    1963 Bell Ave

    Des Moines IA 50315


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