The goal is to expand and evaluate programing of the City of Memphis' Mentor Memphis program under the CoMServe initiative. The City of Memphis is committed to positively impacting its youth and citizens affected by poverty.
The VISTA Member will conduct mentoring program related research, create training program, identify partnerships, recruit additional mentors, collect program related metrics and create sustainable mentor plan. The AmeriCorps VISTA Mentor Memphis Program Coordinator will work directly with City of Memphis Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion staff partnering on assignments that continue the growth of mentoring programs and extend the capacity of programs to increase retention, engagement, graduation and/or post-High School continuation of K-12 youth through mentor recruitment, mentor training, mentor/mentee support, & program evaluation. The VISTA member will capacity build Mentor Memphis programming, produce strategic plan that targets combating poverty.
To continue, the development, and capacity building for a youth mentoring program. Enhancing the mentor partner portfolio program and in the Memphis city area to identify potential partners for the mentoring program.
Car recommended , Permits working at another job during off hours , Permits attendance at school during off hours . Service Areas :
Veterans , Children/Youth , Education . Skills :
Recruitment , Writing/Editing , Communications , Education , Fund raising/Grant Writing , Leadership , Public Speaking , Business/Entrepreneur , Team Work .