The Hope Center in Lexington, Kentucky, is seeking a VISTA member to support the development department with communications, fundraising, and community outreach to strengthen the organization's capacity to provide life-sustaining services to individuals experiencing or at risk of homelessness. The VISTA member will support the Hope Center in updating and expanding our supporter bases and executing a plan to engage new donors and re-engage lapsed donors. In addition, the VISTA member will increase community awareness and education of the Hope Center's mission to provide services such as food and clothing, addiction recovery, mental health treatment, housing, and employment services. To enhance their personal and professional development, each VISTA member will participate in a number of comprehensive training and learning experiences during their service year.
Childcare assistance if eligible, Education award upon successful completion of service, Health coverage, Living allowance, Non-competitive eligibility (federal jobs), Relocation allowance (if applicable), Student loan forbearance, Training
GED/High School Diploma
Desired Certifications or Qualifications
Computer skills including MS Office Suite and donor database systems preferred
Permits attendance at school during off hours
Subject to criminal background check