Step by Step is currently recruiting VISTAs (Volunteers In Service To America) for a variety of placements.
VISTAs are considered someone who will selflessly give a year of their life for full-time community service to build capacity to enable communities and individuals to move out of poverty, in exchange for great hands-on experience, a $5700 education award, and a bi-weekly living allowance of $449 gross.
If you want an opportunity to change your world for the better while gaining hands-on experience in areas such as event planning, grant writing, research and documentation, community organizing, etc, then consider becoming an AmeriCorps*VISTA.
VISTAs can serve in the following areas: Family Literacy (both urban and rural placements; Child Welfare Transition (based in Charleston, W.Va.); Educational Support (both urban and rural placements); Food Security (rural placement); Disaster Services (rural placement) and Internship and Entrepreneurship (rural placement). Rural placements are in Lincoln and Logan Counties in Southern West Virginia.
For more information or to find out how to apply, contact Marta Pate at [email protected] or 304-855-5402.