Sam’s Success Story

Sam started this school year a little rough and was constantly in the focus room for poor behavior choices. She could be violent; kicking and screaming at the top of her lungs, which would lead to her being escorted home by the School Resource Officer. This happened multiple times during the start of the school […]

Standing at the Crossroad of Comfort & Change

by Camille Abdel-Jawad | AmeriCorps VISTA 2018-2019 As a new school year creeps in, I’ve been thinking a lot about change. As humans, we learn to despise change. To resent new beginnings for the anxiety it fills us with. We have this incessant need for things to stay the same for the sake of comfort, […]

Volunteer and Training VISTA

Lawrence, KS VISTA members have the unique opportunity to learn the inner-workings of a national, non-profit organization. Members get real-world experience, gaining skills involved with non-profit management. The Volunteer and Training VISTA member would be responsible for developing systems for volunteer management, Alumni Allies Program development, and training development in order to expand quality services […]

Data and Evaluation VISTA

Lawrence, KS VISTA members have the unique opportunity to learn the inner-workings of a national, non-profit organization. Members get real-world experience, gaining skills involved with non-profit management. The Data and Evaluation VISTA member would be responsible for developing systems for database development and improvement, data analysis, and promotion of a data driven culture in order […]

Resource Development VISTA

Lawrence, KS VISTA members have the unique opportunity to learn the inner-workings of a national, non-profit organization. Members get real-world experience, gaining skills involved with non-profit management. The Resource Development VISTA member would be responsible for developing systems for grant and donor management, fundraising development, and communications in order to expand quality services to students […]

Field Operations VISTA (South)

Lawrence, KS VISTA members have the unique opportunity to learn the inner-workings of a national, non-profit organization. Members get real-world experience, gaining skills involved with non-profit management. The Field Operations VISTA (South) member would be responsible for developing systems for resource development, community awareness and engagement, and program development in order to expand quality services […]

Field Operations VISTA (North)

Lawrence, KS VISTA members have the unique opportunity to learn the inner-workings of a national, non-profit organization. Members get real-world experience, gaining skills involved with non-profit management. The Field Operations VISTA (North) member would be responsible for developing systems for resource development, community awareness and engagement, and program development in order to expand quality services […]

Site Coordinator

Kansas City, MO Title:  Site Coordinator at Benjamin Banneker Elementary School Reports to:  Area or Managing Director, CIS of Mid-America, Inc. and School Principal Department:   Programs Classification: Exempt Status:   Full-Time JOB SUMMARY: The Site Coordinator coordinates supports for students and families, as well as implements programs and activities based upon the specific needs of the school.  The […]

Site Coordinator

Boonville, MO Title:  Site Coordinator at Laura Speed Elliott Middle School Reports to:  Area or Managing Director, CIS of Mid-America, Inc. and School Principal Department:  Programs Classification:   Exempt Status:   Full-Time JOB SUMMARY: The Site Coordinator coordinates supports for students and families, as well as implements programs and activities based upon the specific needs of the […]

Site Coordinator

Boonville, MO Title:  Site Coordinator at Hannah Cole Primary School Reports to:   Area or Managing Director, CIS of Mid-America, Inc. and School Principal Department:  Programs Classification:  Exempt Status:  Full-Time JOB SUMMARY: The Site Coordinator coordinates supports for students and families, as well as implements programs and activities based upon the specific needs of the school.  The Site Coordinator works […]