The Stabilization Services VISTA at Network will create and refine financial education and job placement programs to empower individuals to move out of poverty through long-term solutions. Major duties include increasing client outreach efforts in order to better meet the needs of the community and provide long-lasting change. The VISTA will create partnership opportunities with other nonprofit and social service agencies, develop corporate volunteer partnerships, plan, execute and create documentation for a new client stabilization program, such as a case management program and improve existing and implement new Job Resource Center and Financial Education programs. Applicants should possess excellent written and oral communication skills, computer proficiency and competence with Microsoft Suite, good interpersonal skills, flexibility and timeliness and the ability to work independently to accomplish daily tasks.
The Communications Specialist VISTA will build HSNT’s capacity to raise financial resources and connect those in our community that need care the most to services. Major duties include creating two new fundraising opportunities, developing and implementing a story banking process, establishing and developing a non-profit networking group for Denton County, developing new patient and donor communication materials and conducting community outreach to target audience. The position requires a bachelor’s level degree in Marketing, Communications or Nonprofit management. Applicants should possess excellent written and oral communication skills, computer proficiency and competence, good interpersonal skills, flexibility and timeliness and the ability to work independently to accomplish daily tasks.
The Marketing and Fund Development VISTA at Our Daily Bread will increase community awareness and enhance fundraising to provide more clients with nutritious meals and basic needs services. The VISTA will increase fundraising efforts through the research, writing and submission of a minimum of 4 grant proposals that persuasively communicate ODB’s mission and programs to potential funders and garner a potential outcome of $60,000. The VISTA will enhance fundraising efforts by developing a plan to increase donors and participation in fundraising events, will create and update collateral marketing materials and improve current social media communications to include the development of new social media avenues to communicate with targeted audiences. Applicants should possess good communication skills, be proficient with social media marketing and have basic computer skills.
As a VISTA at Epilepsy Foundation Texas in Houston you will help families and individuals living with epilepsy receive excellent programs and services such as medical clinics and camp programs. Major activities include researching and writing grants benefitting camp programs and medical clinics. The VISTA will build on the success of camp and clinic programs to increase overall community outreach through the development of processes, presentation and training materials/manuals used for outreach and retention of donors, campers and volunteers, etc. Applicants should possess excellent written and oral communication skills, community organization and grant writing skills.
The Outreach and Development VISTA at Cornerstone Ranch will build capacity by increasing community awareness of the agency and increasing financial support through events and grant writing efforts to assist families affected by disabilities. Major functions include developing a plan to increase donors and participation in fundraising events and researching and writing at least 6 grants during the service year with a total potential value of $100,000. The VISTA will also work with the organizational consultant to assist with the planning, solicitation, day-of logistics, and post-evaluation of special events. VISTAs serve their communities through indirect service. Applicants should possess exemplary written and oral communication skills and computer skills. Recruitment and fundraising experience a plus.
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