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Community Foundation of Greater Dubuque Philanthropy Program Assistant VISTA

Not Actively Recruiting

Service Dates

June 8, 2020 - June 7, 2021

Application Window

January 3, 2020 - April 30, 2020

Location

  • Dubuque, IA

Contact Information

Gregory Abdur-Rasheed
(515) 348-6232
greg.abdur-rasheed@iowaeda.com

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Community Foundation of Greater Dubuque Philanthropy Program Assistant VISTA

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Description

The Community Foundation of Greater Dubuque, located in Dubuque, Iowa, serves a seven county are in northeast Iowa. The VISTA will increase public awareness and understanding of community foundations and their impact, work with community foundation volunteers to tell the story of grants, endowments, the Iowa Transfer of Wealth study, and growing endowment funds for community causes. The VISTA will promote the creation of endowment funds (principal is held in perpetuity and is invested to provide regular, predictable income for a specified charitable purpose). The VISTA will provide tools, resources and support to help local communities capture charitable endowment dollars that will forever support nonprofit organizations considering the projected transfer of wealth in Iowa. The VISTA will also strengthen donor and volunteer relationships to build lasting relationships and support long-term change through endowment building, estate planning, and other donor relations efforts. The VISTA will serve as a part of Volunteer Iowa's Rural Development and Opioid AmeriCorps VISTA project. Volunteer Iowa is a state agency whose mission is to improve lives, strengthen communities, and foster civic engagement through service and volunteering. VISTA members with our program have the benefit of a statewide support network of staff, Commissioners, National Service Programs, fellow AmeriCorps members and a VISTA Leader. Members receive ongoing training, support, networking and professional development opportunities.

The Community Foundation of Greater Dubuque, located in Dubuque, Iowa, serves a seven county are in northeast Iowa. The VISTA will increase public awareness and understanding of community foundations and their impact, work with community foundation volunteers to tell the story of grants, endowments, the Iowa Transfer of Wealth study, and growing endowment funds for community causes. The VISTA will promote the creation of endowment funds (principal is held in perpetuity and is invested to provide regular, predictable income for a specified charitable purpose). The VISTA will provide tools, resources and support to help local communities capture charitable endowment dollars that will forever support nonprofit organizations considering the projected transfer of wealth in Iowa. The VISTA will also strengthen donor and volunteer relationships to build lasting relationships and support long-term change through endowment building, estate planning, and other donor relations efforts. The VISTA will serve as a part of Volunteer Iowa's Rural Development and Opioid AmeriCorps VISTA project. Volunteer Iowa is a state agency whose mission is to improve lives, strengthen communities, and foster civic engagement through service and volunteering. VISTA members with our program have the benefit of a statewide support network of staff, Commissioners, National Service Programs, fellow AmeriCorps members and a VISTA Leader. Members receive ongoing training, support, networking and professional development opportunities. Read More

Living Allowance

$1038 - $1038 monthly

Benefits

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

Education Requirements

College Graduate

Desired Languages

English

Other Conditions

Car recommended
Permits attendance at school during off hours
Subject to criminal background check

Service Details

Focus Areas

Community & Nonprofit Development, Economic Security

Weekly Hours

40

Location Type

Rural, Suburban

Service Type

Direct Service

Service Environment

Indoor

Placement

Individual Placement

Service Setting

Foundation

Activity Types

Office Activities, Professional Activities

Contact Information

Gregory Abdur-Rasheed
(515) 348-6232
greg.abdur-rasheed@iowaeda.com

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Community Foundation of Greater Dubuque Philanthropy Program Assistant VISTA

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