VISTA stands for Volunteers In Service To America. As a VISTA, you will work for a minimum of one year to build programs, create change and fight poverty in NH communities. The VISTA for our program will work to grow our volunteer base, develop sustainable programming and fundraising and create marketing campaigns that engage the community and increase involvement. The hours of this position will be divided between the two organizations.
What are some of the benefits of working as a VISTA?
- A monthly living stipend (avg. $1,000 before taxes)
- An AmeriCorp Segal Education Award in the amount of $5,815 or a post-service stipend of $1,500
- Professional development opportunities and workshops in addition to a full year of real-world job experience; and
- Access to the 170,000 member-strong VISTA Alumni Network.
For more information about becoming a VISTA, visit https://www.fitnh.org/vista-program/be-a-vista/.
If you’re interested in becoming a FIT VISTA for the Library/BAZ program and want to serve your community, visit https://my.americorps.gov/mp/listing/viewListing.do?id=73700&fromSearch=true.