AmeriCorps VISTA- Volunteer Engagement Ambassador

Catholic Charities of DC
  • Location
    Washington, D.C.
  • Sector
    Non Profit
  • Experience
    Internship / Early Career / Mid Career
  • Posted
    May 11

Position description

The role of this VISTA is to act as an ambassador between the Volunteer Engagement Office (VEO) and the Catholic Charities’ programs that incorporate volunteers to improve engagement in each program. This includes expanding, tailoring, and facilitating training materials developed in the previous VISTA program year and helping launch new volunteer projects. Training topics include: volunteer engagement, assessing where new volunteer opportunities could support programs, and how to start new volunteer projects. The VISTA will collaborate with VEO leadership to create 2 events for Program Managers to network, share volunteer engagement ideas, troubleshoot solutions to volunteer management challenges, and give feedback on their interactions with the Volunteer Office. Overall, the VISTA will help build up robust and successful volunteer opportunities in many of Catholic Charities 50+ direct service programs. 

Program Benefits : Living Allowance ,  Stipend ,  Choice of Education Award or End of Service Stipend ,  Training ,  Childcare assistance if eligible ,  Education award upon successful completion of service ,  Health Coverage* ,  Relocation Allowance . 

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