April was an excellent month for Interfaith Ministries of Denton, an emergency financial assistance agency in Denton, TX, to have an experienced VISTA. Community Outreach VISTA Rebecca Dake was able to take over a major back-to-school assistance project when a staff member moved on to another job opportunity. Rebecca took on the planning, coordination and … Continue reading VISTA Rebecca Dake Aids in the Success of Interfaith Ministries’ Apple Tree Project
We are very proud to announce that our VISTAs Erica Svenson and Marc Thompson will be completing their full year of national service at the beginning of November 2015. Erica has spent the last year serving as the Thrift Store Outreach Coordinator VISTA for Denton County Friends of the Family located in Denton, TX. Marc served his year as the … Continue reading Congratulations and Goodbye to Our New Alumni!
AmeriCorps VISTA continues 50th anniversary year celebrations with a special live-streamed event from the Jean Cocteau Cinema in Santa Fe, New Mexico on September 16, 2015. Speakers will include author George R. R. Martin, who served as an AmeriCorps VISTA volunteer from 1970-1972, and Paul Monteiro, Director of AmeriCorps VISTA. Tune in to the Livestream … Continue reading VISTA Alums Are Everywhere!
We are very proud to announce that our VISTAs Katherine Sawyer and Nate Dears will be completing their full year of national service at the end of July 2015. Katherine has spent the last year serving as the Marketing and Communications Specialist for PediPlace located in Lewisville, TX. She will be leaving our project to … Continue reading Congratulations and Goodbye to Our New Alumni!