We’re hiring AmeriCorps VISTA Members

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We are looking for a couple AmeriCorps VISTA members to join our team at United Way. Check out the following opportunities and apply directly through the Corporation for National and Community Service (CNCS) website if interested.

United Way VISTA Team Leader
The VISTA Leader will assist the VISTA Program Director with volunteer and host site management, facilitate VISTA gatherings/trainings, generate participation in service day events such as Day of Action and Day of Caring, improve upon current VISTA program administrative processes and help in gathering data from the host sites and members for the quarterly reports and application. The VISTA Leader will be a resource for VISTA members as a liaison between project sites, United Way California Capital Region and the state office. The VISTA Leader will support VISTA members as they transition into service and throughout their year of service. The VISTA Leader will be met with great support from the organization as well as autonomy and flexibility to develop innovative ways to serve the VISTA members and project sites. Position is open until filled. This is a one-year term position.
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United Way Community Engagement Coordinator
The Community Engagement VISTA serves as the liaison between the corporate and nonprofit sectors. A need has been recognized for a better channel for community engagement including volunteerism, team building, supply drives, events, tours, and other ways to engage employees in our region with local nonprofits. Projects include physical improvements to program sites, school and community gardens, service with clients, hosting supply drives for school supplies, books and other items and various other ways for people to become engaged and learn about the issues in their community. This position requires experience in community outreach and marketing. This is a one-year term position with a start date of March 2, 2018.
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OPPORTUNITIES WITH OUR PARTNERS

Health Education Council
Economic Wellness Project
Application period: November 13, 2017 – January 8, 2018
Service dates: March 2, 2018 – March 1, 2019

Sacramento Self Help Housing
Community Outreach
Application period: November 13, 2017 – January 8, 2018
Service dates: March 2, 2018 – March 1, 2019

Communities and Health Professionals Together
Community Clinic Resource Desk
Application period: November 13, 2017 – January 8, 2018
Service dates: March 2, 2018 – March 1, 2019

Women’s Empowerment
Training for Homeless Women
Application period: November 13, 2017 – January 8, 2018
Service dates: March 2, 2018 – March 1, 2019

WIND Youth Services
Community Resource VISTA
Application period: November 13, 2017 – January 8, 2018
Service dates: March 2, 2018 – March 1, 2019

PRO Youth Services
Reading is FUNdamental Coordinator
Application period: November 13, 2017 – January 8, 2018
Service dates: March 2, 2018 – March 1, 2019

Wellspring
Communications and Development VISTA 
Application period: November 13, 2017 – January 8, 2018
Service dates: March 2, 2018 – March 1, 2019

Woodland United Way
Yolo Education Coordinator
Application period: November 13, 2017 – January 8, 2018
Service dates: March 2, 2018 – March 1, 2019

Click here to learn more about the AmeriCorps VISTA program.