El Centro of Topeka is now hiring an AmeriCorps VISTA position to start in Mid-February 2013.
El Centro of Topeka is currently accepting applications for an AmericCorps VISTA Development Coordinator. The Development Coordinator will help expand and strengthen the capacity of this organization by identifying new funding streams, planning fundraising events; creating fundraising material and more. This position will be rewarded with invaluable nonprofit skills in high demand as well as the gift of making a positive difference in the lives of struggling families.
What is AmeriCorps VISTA?
Development Coordinator VISTA duties:
-Build organizational capacity of the organization by researching prospective foundational grants; writing grants;
-Planning fund raising event
-Writing fund raising letter
-Draft and edit community newsletter
-Develop and maintain organizational database
Bachelors degree or higher. Grant writing/Fundraising experience a plus. Excellent organization and communication skills. Demonstrated desire to work for social change. Self-starter with capacity to follow through. Ability to manage multiple projects with varying degrees of complexity. Team player. Excellent writing skills. Experience in similar a program a plus.
For more information about the program and the position, please email Lalo Munoz at lmunoz