Power Pack Coordinator – AmeriCorps VISTA

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Volunteer Position

Location: 941 Tennessee Avenue, Cincinnati, Ohio 45229

Duration: 12 months — June 28, 2013-June 27, 2014

Time Commitment: 40 hours/week

Schedule: Monday-Friday, 8:00am-4:00pm

Essential Functions:  Engage and support new and returning Power Pack partner site coordinators. Develop a volunteer recruitment system to coordinate and engage delivery drivers for the Power Pack program. Assist with research and community outreach in order to promote, sustain, and potentially expand the Power Pack program in FSFB urban and rural counties. Conduct ongoing research of potential products, alternative models, etc. to continually improve the Power Pack program. Work with Freestore Foodbank staff and the Kids Cafe VISTA in developing, expanding, and researching means to sustain and grow the Summer Food Service Program in FSFB urban and rural counties.

Minimum Qualifications: Public speaking; writing/editing; fundraising/grant writing; computer proficiency; ability to recruit/persuade others; ability to teach others

Requirements: Some college required; minimum age of 18; proof of AmeriCorps eligibility (citizenship documents); background check; AmeriCorps application

Benefits: $435.40 bi-weekly living stipend; choice of end-of-term education award ($5,550) or cash stipend ($1,500) upon successful completion of term; personal time and sick time

Candidate selection will be made by May 6, 2013

To apply, click here.