Part-time (300-900 hours)

Part-Time AmeriCorps Positions     
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900 Hour Positions for Spring 2016:

                         - Complete 900 hours of service (May - November)                 - Networking opportunities 
                         - Living Allowance Stipend of $6,265                                                   - See the impact of your service in    
                         - Segal Education Award of $2,865                                                         the community                      
                         - College loan forbearance available                                                    - Professional and personal growth

Family Services Coordinator with Chemung Habitat for Humanity (Elmira, NY)
Develop and implement a streamlined support system for partner families to ensure that families are prepared adequately for the rigors of the Home Repair and Home Ownership Programs.Serve as a counselor, meeting with families to discuss program criteria, financial literacy, and housing need.  Update a community housing resource list to refer those who are not eligible for Habitat’s home ownership program to an appropriate agency.  Track the measurable progress of our affiliate's Home Ownership and Home Repair programs, ultimately leading to 20 unique individuals classified as elderly or disabled receiving home repair services that result in a measurable difference in accessibility and independence. 
(35 hours weekly)
Personal vehicle recommended.

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)
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Driver's license required.