Yes, it is once again that time of year! Recruitment for summer associates is now underway here in Fairbanks. We will have 14 positions in all, across seven different sites throughout the city. If you are interested in making a difference and serving in summer in interior Alaska, now is the time to make it happen. We have listed the sites and dates on our Available Positions page, and you will need to submit an application to apply for any of the open positions at myamericorps.gov.
Come spend your summer in Alaska's beautiful interior. You'll be richer for the service experience.
ThrivAlaska works to eliminate poverty by serving as an early childhood services hub to over 2,000 children, families, and child care providers in order to build a stronger community, starting with the youngest citizens. The VISTA will leverage resources to increase the financial sustainability of ThrivAlaska.
Activities of the VISTA include:
Learn more about Thrivalaska here!
"AmeriCorps VISTAs, or Volunteers in Service to America, sign up for a year fighting poverty in communities across the nation, including Fairbanks.
For a small stipend, they serve at non-profits and other organizations, helping their hosts expand their reach and help more people in the community."
Read the full story at KTVF's website.