Employment Opportunities

Development & Fundraising AmeriCorps VISTA

As the Development & Fundraising VISTA, you will help identify, cultivate and steward new funders to MEND’s mission, help support the acknowledgment process, assist with planning and development of special events, write, edit and package grant proposals, and ensure grant reporting requirements are met.

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Foodbank Community Outreach VISTA

As the Foodbank Communtiy Outreach VISTA you will develop policies and procedures to evaluate, track and organize all MEND foodbank outreach partners. This includes implementation of outreach site registrations, assessments and completion of all forms with all 80+ partners.You will also spearhead and organize MEND’s Farmers Market by outlining the process of the set up, identifying the types of items that can be available in the Market, recruiting and triaing volunteers to facilitate and track participation plus program evaluation.

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Volunteer Services VISTA

As the Volunteer Services VISTA, you will build on MEND’s legacy and establish a recruitment program to bring in 50 volunteers each year to support the volunteer needs under the Foodbank, Marketing, and Development programs at MEND.

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Marketing & Outreach VISTA

As the Marketing and Outreach VISTA, you will build on MEND’s legacy to increase community awareness through marketing campaigns, social media, outreach, and donor events. You will develop new and creative content for MEND’s social media channels and website. You will represent MEND at community meetings and events (such as our annual gala, volunteer appreciation dinner, and other donor and volunteer events) to engage new volunteers, donors and supporters.

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Being an AmeriCorps VISTA member is about making a tangible difference for communities and individuals dealing with some of our Nation’s biggest challenges: poverty, inequity, homelessness, and lack of access to education. VISTA members help to build the capacity of organizations that are working to alleviate poverty all across the country. As a VISTA member you will serve in a project identified and managed by the community while earning a modest living allowance that reflects the income level of the community where you’re serving. For more info on AmeriCorps VISTA click here.