Americorps Orlando , FL 32801
The Florida Department of Children and Families (DCF), Refugee Services Program is partnering with the Corporation for National and Community Service to increase services to refugees living in Tampa Bay, Jacksonville, Orlando, Tallahassee, Miami, Cooper City (Broward County), and Palm Springs (Palm Beach County) Florida areas by building capacity and coordinating activities and services between eight (8) participating organizations. DCF Refugee Services is serving as the VISTA project sponsor and is providing oversight and overall coordination for the project.
The project will engage thirteen (13) VISTA members and eight (8) non-profit organizations on a variety of projects to help resettled refugees achieve economic self-sufficiency and community integration. This coordinated effort will help these organizations to provide increased services to refugees who are making the difficult transition of adjusting to life in America. The VISTA living allowance for this particular position is $472.22 bi-weekly.
Permits working at another job during off hours , Permits attendance at school during off hours , Car recommended . Service Areas :
Community Outreach , Education , Entrepreneur/Business , Children/Youth , Community and Economic Development . Skills :
Writing/Editing , Communications , Computers/Technology , Recruitment , Community Organization , Fund raising/Grant Writing , Public Speaking , Leadership.