DURATION 1-year AmeriCorps VISTA term with potential for extension or permanent employment
RESPONSIBILITIES Include fundraising through grant writing; local sponsorship development; membership development; event coordination; volunteer coordination associated with fundraising and event coordination; daily interaction with members, volunteers, staff and community members.
BENEFITS Include basic health insurance; monthly stipend; education award or cash award upon completion of term; option to live at MUD (discounted rent rate); great skills development opportunity(nonprofit management and outreach, fundraising, event planning, volunteer coordination, community networking and collaboration, membership recruitment, and more).
QUALIFICATIONS Desired qualifications include proficiency with computer programs (Word, Excel, Publisher) and web-based networking (Facebook, etc.); good written and verbal communication skills; self-motivation, sense of responsibility, and ability to be productive alone or in groups; interest in sustainable living techniques.
Additional qualifications which will enhance application include knowledge of sustainable living techniques; familiarity with Missoula and the Missoula Urban Demonstration Project; history of successful fundraising and event coordination.
Missoula Urban Demonstration Project
MUD exists to provide a replicable model of urban sustainable living through education, demonstration, and celebration in the Missoula community.