It is that time of year again, the Power of We Consortium is recruiting 10 new AmeriCorps members for the summer of 2016!
Please forward this message to your members/partners interested in paid positions in Lansing.
The Power of We Consortium AmeriCorps State Program is hiring 10 individuals to join our team from April 25-Septemer 2, 2016! Members will receive training, a living allowance, an educational award at the completion of the service term, and loan forbearance for qualified student loans.
Commonly known as the “Domestic Peace Corps,” AmeriCorps is a national service program that offers paid positions with significant professional development opportunities to individuals of all ages looking to make a difference in our community. They spend their days face-to-face with community members and volunteers. The Power of We Consortium focuses on two goals to Ingham County Residents:
1) nutrition education, food donation and gardening to increase food security
2) youth nutrition education to reduce rates of chronic disease and obesity
Members will receive a living allowance of $3,200 distributed bi-weekly from April 25th-September 2nd, 2016 and receive student loan forbearance for qualified loans. Upon successful completion of service an education award in the amount of $1,527.78 will be issued. Members will serve ~25 hours/week.
Please check http://powerofwe.org/americorps/americorps-state/position-openings/ for position descriptions and application instructions. Deadline to apply is February 26, 2016 by 5:00pm.
For more information about the Power of We Consortium and the AmeriCorps State program, please go to powerofwe.org or https://www.facebook.com/pwcamericorps
If you have any questions, please contact Andrea Villanueva at [log in to unmask]
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AmeriCorps State Program Director
The Power of We Consortium
Ingham County Human Services Building
5303 S. Cedar St., Suite 2400
Lansing, MI 48909
Office: 517.887.4558 | Cell: 517-582-4755
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