Working at MDHI
MDHI is a nonprofit agency which coordinates a regional system for helping people who are homeless or at imminent risk of homelessness by ensuring that appropriate housing and services are available. MDHI is committed to providing employees with every opportunity to learn, grow, and stretch to the highest level of one’s ability and potential in an environment that is mutually challenging and rewarding.
Homeless Services Coordinator (AmeriCorps*VISTA)
VISTA Assignments Available (3):
- City of Aurora
- Jefferson County (Heading Home and The Family Tree)
- Boulder County
Position Summary: AmeriCorps VISTA is the national service program designed specifically to fight poverty. Authorized in 1964 and founded as Volunteers in Service to America in 1965, VISTA was incorporated into the AmeriCorps network of programs in 1993. VISTA has been on the front lines in the fight against poverty in America for more than 45 years. VISTA members commit to serve full-time (40 hours per week) for a year at a nonprofit organization or local government agency. With passion, commitment, and hard work, you’ll create or expand programs designed to bring individuals and communities out of poverty.
VISTA members receive a monthly stipend. VISTA members are also eligible for an education award OR an end of service stipend. Additional benefits include training, limited health care benefits, relocation expenses, student-loan forbearance or deferment and non-competitive eligibility for a federal government position.
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