Current Employment Opportunities

Development & Communications VISTA

Member Duties : Help (as part of a team) to clean up, design and implement changes to the ACS system for donor, fundraising and volunteer management • Develop and implement comprehensive grant writing procedures and processes • Write letters of inquiry and maintain a database to track potential grants • Prepare grant requests as requested by grantors, working with MCH management and program leaders to ensure greatest probability of success • Research best practices for fundraising and marketing strategies using email and social media, make recommendations to MCH and help implement approved design • Create and make routine reports for MCH staff, and Board of Directors • create, implement and update website, social media and email templates to be used for routine communication to churches, donors and volunteers • (As part of a team) research potential new donors and volunteers and integrate into the ACS system • Coordinate certain aspects of fundraising events and plans as directed

Program Benefits : Training , Health Coverage* , Living Allowance , Housing , Education award upon successful completion of service , Childcare assistance if eligible , Relocation Allowance , Choice of Education Award or End of Service Stipend , Stipend . *For details about AmeriCorps VISTA healthcare benefits, please visit http://www.vistacampus.gov/healthcare

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Corporate & Business Partnerships VISTA

Member Duties : design and implement changes to the ACS system • Research, identify and create a database of corporations and businesses that are located (1) in the communities we serve, (2) where donors and supporters of MCH live, and (3) where MCH donors, supporters and volunteers work • Develop marketing materials, make presentations to prospective corporate and business partners, and make funding or donation-in-kind requests • Work with the Development & Communications VISTA to prepare grant requests for corporations that have foundations to whom funding requests must be made • identify and engage and manage a volunteer workforce from engaged corporate and business partners • Create and make routine reports for MCH staff, and Board of Directors • create, implement and update website, social media and email templates to be used for routine communication to corporate and business partners and volunteers • research potential new donors, corporate and business partners and volunteers

Program Benefits : Health Coverage* , Housing , Living Allowance , Education award upon successful completion of service , Childcare assistance if eligible , Stipend , Choice of Education Award or End of Service Stipend , Training , Relocation Allowance . *For details about AmeriCorps VISTA healthcare benefits, please visit http://www.vistacampus.gov/healthcare

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Volunteer & Service Provider Partnerships VISTA

Member Duties : • Identify and prioritize the needs for additional volunteers and programs to meet needs of community residents not being adequately met with existing programs and staff • Fine-tuning demographic information to prioritize communities with the greatest need within MCH service areas • Develop and implement a system to manage and retain a large workforce of volunteers, identifying each by area of expertise, interest level and availability • Provide assistance to Mission Centers of Houston staff in the selection and training of volunteers and partner organizations for the associated work • Research and develop relationships with other organizations and service providers to meet needs of the communities identified • Develop a referral program and materials for provision of services and resources not currently provided by MCH to ensure residents are getting assistance they need • Create and make routine reports for MCH staff, and Board of Directors

Program Benefits : Health Coverage*, Housing, Childcare assistance if eligible, Relocation Allowance, Living Allowance, Training, Stipend, Education award upon successful completion of service, Choice of Education Award or End of Service Stipend. *For details about AmeriCorps VISTA healthcare benefits, please visit http://www.vistacampus.gov/healthcare

For more information go to; https://my.americorps.gov/mp/listing/viewListing.do?id=92132&fromSearch=true