Volunteer Opportunity

SERVICE OPPORTUNITY - AMERICORPS VISTA MEMBER

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Central Vermont Regional Planning Commission | Montpelier, VT
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Central Vermont Regional Planning Commission


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Start Date

August 19, 2019

End Date

July 31, 2020

Time Commitment

Full time (30+ hrs/wk)


Central Vermont Regional Planning Commission (CVRPC) in Montpelier, Vermont is currently recruiting for an AmeriCorps VISTA member.

 

As a VISTA at CVRPC you will increase services to people experiencing poverty. We offer a great opportunity to collaborate with multiple towns, non-profits, and state agencies to move ideas into actions.

 Member will plan and initiate implementation of the Regional Plan by creating volunteer orientation and training programs; drafting housing and childcare action guides; and developing an energy implementation toolbox. Member will assess cellular and broadband service areas throughout the region; and organize learning exchanges for municipal volunteers.

 Applicant should be independent, possess strong writing and presentation skills, and enjoy meeting with the public. Applicant should have experience with MS Office Suite, project planning, volunteer recruitment and mentoring. Position requires a reliable vehicle and attendance at evening meetings.

 Collaborating with towns, cities, non-profit organizations, and state agencies, CVRPC strengthens public policy and cultivates actions that increase food access, provide affordable housing opportunities, increase social connectedness, support community health, increase public transit ridership, support walkable communities, and foster development and maintenance of public infrastructure. CVRPC strives to leverage the power of people serving together. Through a combination of environmental and economic planning strategies, we foster a community environment that provides for the needs of both residents and the natural surroundings, today and for generations to come. 

 Opportunity to start on August 19, 2019 with applications accepted through August 10, 2019.

 To apply: https://my.americorps.gov/mp/listing/viewListing.do?id=87755

Central Vermont Regional Planning Commission (CVRPC) in Montpelier, Vermont is currently recruiting for an AmeriCorps VISTA member.

 

As a VISTA at CVRPC you will increase services to people experiencing poverty. We offer a great…

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  • Stipend Provided
  • Training Provided

How To Apply

See instructions on AmeriCorps VISTA portal.

See instructions on AmeriCorps VISTA portal.

Location

Central Vermont Regional Planning Commission

29 Main Street, Suite 4, Montpelier, VT 05602
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