Be an AmeriCorps Member

Become an AmeriCorps member and mentor local students!

If you want to make a difference in our community, we want you!

Position Basics

United Way has openings on our 2022-2023 AmeriCorps team for individuals seeking to make a difference in the lives of local students. As an AmeriCorps Member you will:

  • Run a mentoring program in a local middle school during the 2022-2023 school year.
  • Serve either 20, 30, or 40 hours per week between August 29, 2022 – June 30, 2023.
  • Earn a living allowance monthly and educational award at the end of service depending on hours served:

Hours Per Week

Living Allowance

Educational Award

20

$11,375

 $                   3,172.50

30

$15,925

 $                   4,441.50

40*

$22,750

 $                   6,345.00

*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 here

Benefits of serving with AmeriCorps

  • 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!

Apply now

Questions

Email Paul Klein or call 509-581-3939.

 

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