Be an AmeriCorps Member

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We are seeking people who want to make a positive impact in the lives of local students!

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Become an AmeriCorps member and mentor local students!

If you are between the ages of 18-25 and want to make a difference in our community, we want you!

Position Basics

United Way has openings on our 2021-2022 AmeriCorps team for individuals aged 18-25* seeking to make a difference in the lives of local students. As an AmeriCorps Member you will:

  • Coordinate a lunchtime mentoring program in a local middle school during the 2021-2022 school year.
  • Serve either 20, 30, or 40 hours per week between September 1, 2021 – June 30, 2022.
  • Earn a living allowance monthly and educational award at the end of service depending on hours served:

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**Health insurance and childcare assistance is also available for 40 hour/week positions


What is AmeriCorps?

  • AmeriCorps is a national program of public service
  • AmeriCorps members help tackle the country's most pressing challenges
  • More than 270,000 people enroll with AmeriCorps each year
  • Learn more about the AmeriCorps program 

Benefits of serving with AmeriCorps include:

  • Build skills that are in demand by employers
  • Grow your professional network
  • Receive a living stipend
  • Receive training and professional development
  • Receive a financial award toward your education at the end of your service
  • Receive student loan forbearance during service
  • AmeriCorps experience looks great on your resume
  • Help others and make a difference!

Application materials:

How to apply:

Apply online or

Download a PDF and email or mail to:
Paul Klein, Community Impact Manager
401 N. Young St. Kennewick WA 99336

  • Applications will be accepted until all positions are filled


Email Paul Klein or call 509-581-3939.


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*AmeriCorps members will be part of the 2021-2022 Washington State COVID Response Corps