ShareCorps VISTA Position – Financial Literacy/Life Skills Coordinator

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ShareCorps VISTA Position – Financial Literacy/Life Skills Coordinator

Freestore Foodbank has ShareCorps VISTA Positions available for the 2014-2015 service year.  VISTAs are Volunteers in Service to America!  Associates dedicate a year to fighting poverty in American while gaining valuable work experience.  By serving as a VISTA you’ll receive:

 

  • A living stipend
  • An additional end of service award upon completion
  • Valuable work experience

 

Requirements to serve:

  • Age 18 or older
  • A U.S. Citizen, national or lawful permanent resident
  • Must possess a high school diploma or GED equivalent
  • Must have a valid driver’s license

 

Financial Literacy/Life Skills Coordinator

 

The Financial Literacy/Life Skills Vista member will help design, train, implement and track outcomes for a Financial Literacy Program and a Life Skills Program. These programs will be used to help disadvantaged community members who are in one or more of the following categories: individuals who have recently been housed, individuals who are doubled up in their living situation and individuals who are pregnant or parenting by stabilizing them in their housing situation and  increasing their capacity for higher education and employment. For more information or to apply check out: https://my.americorps.gov/mp/listing/viewListing.do?id=54419&fromSearch=true