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Become an AmeriCorps VISTA member with United Way!

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Jan 20, 2017
by The Volunteer Action Center



United Way of El Paso County has new opportunities to join their team as an AmeriCorps Volunteers in Service to America (VISTA) member. AmeriCorps Vista members serve full time for a year at nonprofit organizations or local government agencies to build the capacity and carry out programs that alleviate poverty. Every year, AmeriCorps VISTA's engage over 8,000 individuals to support community efforts to overcome poverty.

Responsibilities of AmeriCorps VISTA include the recruitment and management of community volunteers, raising funds, and helping in coordinating projects. Members help support, improve, and enhance programs and initiatives in the community. Members serve at over 3,000 locations across the county and mobilize 1.2 million volunteers annually. More than 200,000 individuals have served since 1965.

Please visit United Way of El Paso County's employment opportunity section by clicking the link below to view the following positions:

* Community School VISTA for EPISD and Project Vida

* Out-of-School Time VISTA

* Early Education- Grade Level Reading VISTA

AmeriCorps VISTA opportunities