AmeriCorps VISTA Positions Open

Habitat for Humanity has an AmeriCorps VISTA position available at the Sturgeon Bay office. VISTA (Volunteers In Service To America), is a unique opportunity for individuals to become involved in the community and gain experience in the nonprofit field.

Habitat affiliates throughout Wisconsin are currently recruiting for both full year commitments and summer associates.

The duties of the VISTA Fundraising Coordinator in Sturgeon Bay will include:

• Researching grant opportunities, writing grants, establishing timelines for grant writing, assisting in writing grant reports.

• Building relationships with potential new funders.

• Expanding existing database of prospective donors.

• Preparing donation proposals and funding pitches for prospective donors.

• Developing a tiered recognition system for all donors, possibly including recognition events.

• Ensuring timely recognition of all donations.

• Creating an annual signature fundraising event.

The Fundraising Coordinator must be hired by April 18, with work to begin on June 9. For a complete job description and further information, contact Rick Nelson at 920.743.2869.