AmeriCorps VISTA: Syracuse Poster Project, Resource Development Coordinator Job in The Service Collaborative of WNY

The Service Collaborative (TSC) VISTA Program mobilizes AmeriCorps VISTA members to function in organizations, government agencies and educational institutions. Members focus on expanding educational opportunities, ensuring economic opportunity for all and creating healthy futures for the residents of low-income communities. Our goals are to strengthen communities across the state and to allow organizations within them to better provide services to impoverished individuals and families. The Service Collaborative VISTA program has partner organizations in New York State and across the country. During their term of service members, will receive support from our VISTA team at The Service Collaborative of WNY. Our support includes monthly trainings, a social network of fellow members and daily support from VISTA Leaders.
Member Duties: The Syracuse Poster Project brings together poets and artists to create an annual series of illustrated poetry posters for display. They foster community through civic poster art, develop ways for that art to sustain itself, and provide opportunities for local poets and artists to develop their craft. The Resource Development Coordinator VISTA will work on documenting work processes, compiling training manuals, supporting grant writing efforts, and developing and implementing an annual donor campaign. The VISTA will recruit interns from area colleges and local job readiness programs. The VISTA will develop and implement volunteer and intern training materials, develop partnerships with community groups, and fundraise for special initiatives. The VISTA’s efforts will provide individuals from disadvantaged backgrounds with a path to gainful employment and will foster partnerships to ensure that the Project can continue their goal of civic engagement through the arts in Central NY.
Member Benefits
Start and End date: 08/29/2022 – 08/28/2023
At the end of your service, you will qualify for a $6,345 education award or $1,800 cash stipend – more info here: https://americorps.gov/members-volunteers/segal-americorps-education-award
$575.40 bi-weekly stipend
Monthly professional development and training opportunities.
Health Insurance and childcare is also available for eligible members.
Job Types: Full-time, Contract
Pay: $15,001.50 per year
Benefits:
Health insurance
Paid time off
Professional development assistance
Schedule:
Monday to Friday
Work Location: One location

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