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AmeriCorps/VISTA Member

Employer:

Big Brothers/Big Sisters 

Posted: June 03, 2013

Qualifications/Duties

You will develop leadership, marketing and networking skills while supporting an organization that makes a difference in a child’s life through mentoring. 

Candidates must be self-starters, love working with people, be highly organized, have good leadership skills, have strong communication skills (written and oral), be computer proficient and have transportation.  The VISTA project could include: recruiting volunteers and children, event planning and implementation, P.R. and marketing, assisting with fund development, grant writing, working with children, and helping to build community partnerships.

Days/Times

Commit to serving one year at BBBS of San Angelo, working at least 35+ hours each week. You cannot have another job, but you can be in school, taking no more than 12 hours.  The year of service will start August 13, 2013.   

Salary

In exchange for your volunteer service, the Corporation for National Service pays each member a living stipend, medical coverage, deferment of student loans for the year, and $5,550 towards school loans or for future schooling.  For those who do not have a need for future schooling or loans, at the end of the year you would receive $1800. 

Contact

If interested please send resume to lnichols@bbbstx.org.  This position must be filled by June 30, 2013. 

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