AmeriCorps VISTA members build capacity in nonprofit organizations and public agencies to help them more effectively generate the commitment of private sector resources, encourage volunteer service at the local level, and empower individuals and communities. AmeriCorps VISTA members serve full time for one-year terms. Ionia County ISD has 4 full-time positions available beginning in mid-June. Benefits include: living allowance ($1026 monthly, Segal Education Award ($6095), Healthcare, Childcare, Leave, Relocation Allowance and Reduction in Education Costs.  See accompanying document for more detail.

To apply, You go to: my.americorps.gov. You start by creating a profile. You enter the basic information on yourself. Next, you complete an application. Then, you search for our VISTA program “Preparing Children for Success”. To finish, you hit the “Apply Now ” button. You must be logged into your profile to apply. The application must be submitted no later than May 5th.

AmeriCorps VISTA Benefits