LFS VISTA Communications Specialist

LFS VISTA Communications Specialist

Contact Info:

Patrick Sather
AmeriCorps Program Manager
Phone:
4025363502
Location:
1941 S 42 Street
Suite 402
Omaha, NE 68105
Opportunity Type:
Civic Engagement
Requested Hours:
1,700.00 hours
Vounteers Needed:
1
Tuesday, June 27, 2017 - 8:00am

Lutheran Family Services of Nebraska, Inc. (LFS) expresses God's love for all people by providing quality human care services that build and strengthen individual, family, and community life. Lutheran Family Services VISTA Corps is a program of Lutheran Family Services of Nebraska, Inc. Our mission is to improve the economic opportunities of New Americans through quality capacity building services to grow and strengthen LFS programs that empower individuals towards self-sufficiency. VISTA members with LFS will serve to recruit and train volunteers, develop targeted marketing and outreach tools, and analyze the impact of LFS programs with the goal of supporting New American communities in Nebraska and helping New Americans to become self-sufficient.

 

The LFS VISTA Communications Specialist will assess the current and past state of LFS Community Services Department programs and client histories. The VISTA member will create media content that illustrates the diversity of LFS staff and clients to share with the community. The VISTA member shall assess the current state of financial support LFS programs that serve New Americans, and make efforts to reach and solicit funds and support from the community. Lastly, the VISTA member shall create and/or revise LFS' current social media plan and strategic funding plans to improve the effectiveness and sustainability of LFS fundraising efforts.