Part-Time AmeriCorps Positions
| Term of Service || Living Allowance Stipend|| Education Award|
| 900 hours|| $6265||$2865 |
|450 hours ||$3132 ||$ 1,515.55 |
| 300 hours||$2070 ||$ 1,212.44 |
- Complete all hours of service by November 30, 2016
- College loan forbearance available
- See the impact of your service in the community
- Professional networking opportunities
900 Hour Positions May-Nov 2016:
RAMP IT UP Program Associate with Broome County Council of Churches (Binghamton, NY):
Responsibilities include learning the facets of the Faith In Action Volunteers program and the Youth Mentoring Initiative, working with Coordinator to interact with program applicants (clients), youth and adult volunteers, work teams, and program staff. The Associate will assist with site visits, inventory control, ordering building supplies, maintaining a safe work site environment, and assist with wheel chair ramp construction at private residences. A general understanding of mechanical drawings and basic construction principles is helpful. The Associate will also prepare reports and evaluations of the program.
(@35 hours weekly May-Nov for a total of 900+ "service hours")
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Driver's license required.
300 Hour Position for Spring/Summer 2016:
Healthy Lifestyles Coalition Cooking & Gardening Program Assistant at United Way of Broome's Lee Barta Center (Binghamton, NY) 300 hours:
The primary role of the Healthy Lifestyles Summer Assistant will be to assist the United Way and the Healthy Lifestyles Coalition in engaging residents in the development and implementation of initiatives to reduce childhood obesity rates on the North and East sides of Binghamton. He/she will also recruit and coordinate volunteers to develop educational programming and other activities that promote healthy eating, active living, improved food access, and general well being. While the Assistant will provide support to volunteers and partner agencies in carrying out these activities, it is essential that a sustainable structure be built to support ongoing volunteer-led programming beyond his/her service. MUST be available for consecutive one year full-time position that begins in Fall 2016!