We're hiring three Americorps VISTAs for the 2017-2018 year.
Find more information on the positions here.
1. Neighborhood Marketing: Engages and supports business anchors in the Middle Main Poughkeepsie neighborhood to strengthen the commercial corridor, attract new investment, and create jobs for residents. Activities include: marketing and outreach for the Poughkeepsie Underwear Factory, developing a small business network, coordinating neighborhood beautification initiatives, and supervising volunteers and interns.
2. Community Empowerment: Empowers residents of Middle Main Poughkeepsie and other target communities to lead efforts that create a strong, sustainable and vibrant community. Activities include: coordinating resident leadership trainings, connecting residents to volunteer, internship and employment opportunities, and supporting residents to manage community meetings, clean-up days, and arts and cultural events.
3. Resource Development: Enhances the agency’s fundraising systems, volunteer program, and supply donation program. Activities will include: coordinating special events, grant writing, developing marketing and promotional materials, managing the volunteer program, donor stewardship, and supervising volunteers and interns.