Working In Neighborhoods is an equal opportunity employer. Applicants must be able to pass a drug screen and background check.
Working In Neighborhoods 2021 AmeriCorps VISTA
Join WIN and help develop resources and partnerships to support resident-led initiatives for food justice, climate resiliency & equitable development.
Full-time, 1 year (06/07/2021 – 06/06/2022)
Accepting Applications from 02/11/2021 To 05/05/2021. Applications must be completed online through the AmeriCorps VISTA portal.
Member Duties : The VISTA member will join WIN’s Community Development Team of WIN’s “Out of Poverty” Initiative, a six-fold strategy that includes walkability/transportation, youth and education, health/food access, jobs/economic development, housing and beautification/safety, to bring 40% of residents out of poverty within a generation. The VISTA member will help WIN develop resources and partnerships that support sustainable food access projects; help WIN develop affordable, effective green infrastructure solutions to help low-income homeowners address storm water issues affecting their property; work with the community to organize Pop-Up events and community projects to stimulate activity, transform vacant spaces, and test what is feasible at key nodes and gateways in the Beekman Street Corridor.
Program Benefits: Choice of Education Award or End of Service Stipend, Childcare assistance if eligible, Health Coverage, Education award upon successful completion of service, Training & Professional Development, Living Allowance, Relocation Allowance.
Terms: Permits attendance at school during off hours, Permits working at another job during off hours, Car recommended.
Skills: Community Organization, Communications, Leadership, Fund raising/Grant Writing, Recruitment, General Skills, Business/Entrepreneur, Computers/Technology, Writing/Editing, Public Speaking.
For information about this project or AmeriCorps VISTA service at Working In Neighborhoods, contact Rigel at (513) 541-4109 x. 103 or firstname.lastname@example.org