Stephanie De Los Santos, Camp and Resource Development VISTA serving with the Epilepsy Foundation Texas, began her year of service in March and dove right in to grant writing. Stephanie has been able to submit 3 grants for a potential outcome of $33,600. If awarded the funds will be used to send children with epilepsy … Continue reading VISTA Stephanie De Los Santos Writes Grants Benefiting Children with Epilepsy
VISTA member, April Neal is serving with Youth and Family Counseling in Lewisville, TX. The mission of Youth and Family Counseling is to aid the families and children of Denton County, thereby creating healthy and productive individuals, families, and communities which will benefit the quality of life for all. In the month of April, she … Continue reading April Neal Balances Fundraising and Community Outreach
AmeriCorps VISTA Sarah Crain has made a tangible impact on Woman to Woman as their Logistic Specialist. While with Woman to Woman, Sarah has authored 5 different manuals that help improve efficiency and continuity within Twice as Nice Resale. These manuals range from how to react during a fire to how to efficiently sort donated … Continue reading Sarah Crain Improves Efficiency atTwice as Nice Resale
New Volunteer Training VISTA As the New Volunteer Training VISTA will increase the agency's capacity by improving current volunteer trainings and procedures thus increasing retention of volunteers. The VISTA member will expand and enhance the volunteer program through the evaluation and revision of existing policies and procedures, create a new volunteer training program consistent with … Continue reading Service Opportunity!
Woman to Woman Pregnancy Resource Center is a non-profit agency in Denton, TX that is dedicated to empowering individuals and families to make wise life choices financially, relationally, and sexually through the provision of resources and education. On Thursday, August 20, 2015, VISTA member Marissa Castilleja engaged the community of University of North Texas students … Continue reading VISTA Member Marissa Castilleja Engages Community and Recruits Volunteers
PediPlace is a non-profit pediatric clinic in Lewisville, TX which provides services to the underinsured and uninsured children of North Texas. The mission of PediPlace is to make healthcare a reality for every kid. An important component of VISTA member Kendra Reams’ service is to expand and engage the supporter base through social media. Kendra … Continue reading VISTA Member Kendra Reams Increases PediPlace’s Social Media Presence