Affiliate Development Specialist

Lawrence, Kansas

Communities In Schools of Mid-America (CIS of Mid-America) is seeking an AmeriCorps VISTA member to serve as Affiliate Development Specialist for the CIS of Mid-America State Office. The VISTA member will be responsible for the growth and enhancement of state office core program development, alternative services program development, and resource development efforts through fund identification and departmental capacity building in order to expand quality services to students within the CIS of Mid-America network. Activities would include:  research, design, and implementation of projects in CIS of Mid-America core programming that will benefit the entire affiliate; collaboration with resource development in identifying funding sources and grant writing, enriching donor programs, providing checks and balances in organizational marketing, and data clean-up; creating engagement opportunities in alternative services, researching and evaluating alternative community-based programs, and expand new strategies focused on alumni engagement. The VISTA member would serve from the CIS of Mid-America State Office in Lawrence, KS and would work with the entire CIS of Mid-America network (Northeast, Central, Mid, Southwest, and Southeast, KS as well as Kansas City, MO, Tulsa, OK, and Iowa).

To apply for this position, please send a cover letter, resume and three references to sophie.archuleta