Local recruitment: Coosa Riverkeeper Community Engagement Coordinator VISTA

AmeriCorps VISTA

Alabama, USA 🇺🇸

Coosa Riverkeeper was founded in 2010 by a group of environmental leaders in the Coosa Valley of Alabama in response to the river being listed as the 10th most endangered river in the United States by American Rivers. From humble beginnings in a small mini-storage warehouse office in Riverside on the banks of Logan Martin Lake, our organization has grown to five full-time staff, an excellent Board of Directors, an Advisory Council, dozens of volunteers and interns, and hundreds of members. Our office is now located in the Town of Mt Laurel, just off the north fork of Yellowleaf Creek which an important tributary to Lay Lake on the Coosa.

Member Duties : The Community Engagement VISTA member will build the capacity of Coosa Riverkeeper by facilitating the diversification of Coosa Riverkeeper’s outreach and education initiatives throughout the Coosa River basin. This VISTA member will help Coosa Riverkeeper by attending community events and meetings as well as delivering environmental education programming as needed. This position will also support our blogs, website content, and social media management as an extension of grant writing to support deliverables for outreach for Coosa Riverkeeper’s program.
 
Program Benefits : Childcare assistance if eligible ,  Health Coverage* ,  Choice of Education Award or End of Service Stipend ,  Relocation Allowance ,  Training ,  Living Allowance . 
 
 
*For details about AmeriCorps VISTA healthcare benefits, please visit http://www.vistacampus.gov/healthcare
 
Terms :
Car recommended . 
 
Service Areas :
Community Outreach ,  Environment . 
 
Skills :
Conflict Resolution ,  Computers/Technology ,  Community Organization ,  Leadership ,  Communications . 

SUMMARYProgram Type:AmeriCorps VISTA


ProgramCoosa Riverkeeper Community Engagement Coordinator VISTA


Program Start/End Date04/10/2023  –   04/09/2024


Work ScheduleFull Time


Education levelSome college


Age RequirementMinimum:  18    Maximum:  None


Program LocationsALABAMA  


Accepting ApplicationsFrom  03/01/2023  To  03/17/2023 


ContactKeyana Boglin1720 2nd Ave SBirmingham   AL   352332059434914Kfitzp@uab.edu


Listing ID117005


POSITION TYPE

ORGANIZATION TYPE

EXPERIENCE-LEVEL

IHE Delft MSc in Water and Sustainable Development