Habitat Fund Development VISTA, Door County, WI
Habitat for Humanity of Wisconsin
Job Description: THIS IS AN AMERICORPS VISTA POSITION LOCATED AT THE DOOR COUNTY HABITAT FOR HUMANITY AFFILIATE IN STURGEON BAY, WISCONSIN. AmeriCorps VISTA is a national service program, and members are given a living stipend. Assistance with relocation costs, housing and child care may be available for qualified applicants. An education award to pay down student loans or pay tuition is awarded at the end of the service year, or a small end of service stipend. VISTA member will research and expand grant/ funding opportunities. Increase number of donors and donations. Create a fundraising framework that will allow the affiliate to attract the necessary sufficient financial support needed to undertake the construction of two new homes and multiple repair projects.
Qualifications: A year commitment to the AmeriCorps VISTA national service. Ability to speak in front of community groups, good writing and communications skills. The desire to work well with a diverse group of volunteers. A passion for community service and the mission of Habitat for Humanity is important.
Application Instructions: Apply online at americorps.gov and search for listing under Housing in Wisconsin listings. This position is: 2014-15 Habitat Fund Development Door County, WI or use link below https://my.americorps.gov/mp/listing/viewListing.do?id=43972