PSP VISTA: Cache Refugee & Immigrant Connection
This full-time, one-year AmeriCorps VISTA position is hosted by the Public & School Partnership and is based at the Cache Refugee & Immigrant Connection (CRIC) in Logan, UT. CRIC is looking for an organized, forward-thinking individual who is excited about building the capacity of an impactful organization Cache Valley. The VISTA Member serving with the center will ensure sustainability and build capacity of the organization by conducting research, developing grant timelines, and preparing and carrying out best practices for grant-writing. The VISTA will also develop, improve upon, and coordinate community needs assessments and coordinate social media outreach. The mission of the CRIC is to promote integration, economic self-sufficiency, and positive connections among refugees, immigrants, and the wider community through two-way education, improved access to existing resources, and development of new services. Further help on this page can be found by clicking here.
Member Duties : Responsibilities may include, but are not limited to: 1. Working with the Executive Director on grant related-activities in order to secure sustainable funding for the organization. 2. Researching, organizing, and coordinating community-wide needs assessments in order to evaluate effectiveness of current programs and identify growing needs that CRIC could possibly fill. 3. Expanding community awareness of Cache Refugee and Immigrant Connection through social media, marketing, and events. 4. Support CRIC's efforts to build and expand its financial literacy program.
Program Benefits : Childcare assistance if eligible , Choice of Education Award or End of Service Stipend , Health Coverage* , Living Allowance , Relocation Allowance , Training , Education award upon successful completion of service .
Permits working at another job during off hours , Permits attendance at school during off hours .
Service Areas :
Education , Community and Economic Development .
Recruitment , Writing/Editing , Community Organization , Fund raising/Grant Writing , Team Work , Social Services , Non-Profit Management , General Skills .
- Customer Service
- Operate Cash Register
- Retention Management
- Promote Customer Loyalty Plan
- Clerical Works