FHSU Literacy Service Research & Developer VISTA member
AmeriCorps
Kansas
Member Duties : Identify existing poverty groups that are receiving literacy services. Identify existing low poverty areas that are receiving literacy services. Condense information on existing targeted groups and areas receiving literacy services to determine if any group or area is being underserved or not served at all. Identify contacts at local school districts. Familiarize self with any after-school tutoring programs and/or after-school care offered in area school districts. Support and share of literacy information & services to area school districts’ after school tutoring programs. Develop, maintain and update the Literacy Service Center’s website. Research current grant funding being used. Research grants that are available to help reach the targeted goal. Program Benefits : Education award upon successful completion of service , Choice of Education Award or End of Service Stipend , Relocation Allowance , Living Allowance , Training . *For details about AmeriCorps VISTA healthcare benefits, please visit http://www.vistacampus.gov/healthcare Terms :
Permits working at another job during off hours , Car recommended , Permits attendance at school during off hours . Service Areas :
Community and Economic Development , Children/Youth , Education , Community Outreach . Skills :
Team Work , Youth Development , Leadership , Education , Community Organization , Fund raising/Grant Writing , Computers/Technology , Communications , General Skills .
Program Benefits : Education award upon successful completion of service , Choice of Education Award or End of Service Stipend , Relocation Allowance , Living Allowance , Training . *For details about AmeriCorps VISTA healthcare benefits, please visit http://www.vistacampus.gov/healthcare Terms :
Permits working at another job during off hours , Car recommended , Permits attendance at school during off hours . Service Areas :
Community and Economic Development , Children/Youth , Education , Community Outreach . Skills :
Team Work , Youth Development , Leadership , Education , Community Organization , Fund raising/Grant Writing , Computers/Technology , Communications , General Skills .