We’re Hiring: VISTA Outreach & Volunteer Coordinator


The Thurston Asset Building Coalition is looking for an Americorps VISTA to join our team!

Position Title:  Outreach & Volunteer Coordinator
Compensation:  A monthly stipend of $970 paid bi-weekly, an end-of-service educational award of $5815, and other benefits. Visit Benefits of Service to learn about VISTA benefits.
Timeline:  Service Year is November 21, 2017 – November 20, 2017
Location:  4220 Sixth Ave SE, Lacey, WA 98503

The VISTA member will work with the Thurston Asset Building Coalition (TABC) to conduct outreach and manage and recruit volunteers to support financial literacy and asset building services offered by TABC and its members. The VISTA member will also promote and inform social service providers and community members about existing community resources and benefits that will help people in poverty build their assets, including information health benefits, affordable housing, and job development opportunities.

The VISTA Outreach Coordinator will be responsible for volunteer recruitment, community outreach, social media outreach, event management, and other coalition capacity building activities, including:

  • Promote and support EITC and free tax preparation services
  • Promote BankOn Thurston and increase awareness about low-cost, safe mainstream financial products
  • Increase service provider and community knowledge and awareness of services and community resources that help people move out of poverty
  • Support and help to plan coalition collaborative learning events
  • Build the capacity of Thurston ABC to support and foster collaboration and information sharing
  • Other outreach and coalition support activities

Apply Today!
View the full job description and apply online here. We will accept applications through September 25, 2017. You must apply online to be considered for this position.

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