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Engaged Citizen Corps Member

Actively Recruiting

Openings

10 currently recruiting

Service Dates

August 27, 2018 - May 17, 2019

Application Window

January 1, 2018 - December 31, 2018

Location

  • Des Moines, IA

Contact Information

Amanda Martin
(515) 271-2767
amanda.martin@drake.edu

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Description

This AmeriCorps volunteer position requires a self-directed, deadline-oriented individual who has exceptional interpersonal skills and is able to build relationships with student volunteers and organizations in their host site community. The part time member provides 300 hours of service to the community for nine (9) months.

This AmeriCorps volunteer position requires a self-directed, deadline-oriented individual who has exceptional interpersonal skills and is able to build relationships with student volunteers and organizations in their host site community. The part time member provides 300 hours of service to the community for nine (9) months.

Benefits

College Credit, Education award upon successful completion of service, Training

Additional Benefits

Professional development and networking opportunities Approximately $1,700 housing stipend Upon successful completion of the full term of service, the Member will receive an education award of $1,212, from the National Service Trust, to be used toward second-year tuition or qualified student loans. The Member understands that his/her failure to disclose to the program any history of having been released for cause from another AmeriCorps program will render the Member ineligible to receive the education award. If the Member has received forbearance on a qualified student loan during the term of service, and the Member successfully completes the term of service, the National Service Trust will repay a portion of the interest that accrued on the loan during the term of service according to hours served.

Education Benefits

College Degree

Education Requirements

Some College

Desired Languages

English

Other Conditions

Subject to criminal background check

Age Requirement

18 - 99

Service Details

Focus Areas

Community & Nonprofit Development, Education & Youth, Health & Nutrition, Homelessness & Housing

Weekly Hours

10

Service Type

Indirect "capacity building" for a direct service program

Service Environment

Indoor

Placement

Individual Placement

Service Setting

Community-based Nonprofit, Higher Education Institution

Activity Types

Office Activities

Contact Information

Amanda Martin
(515) 271-2767
amanda.martin@drake.edu

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