Open NYIC VISTA Positions

The following NYIC VISTA positions are open and are currently scheduled to run from August 16, 2021 - August 15, 2022.

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CAPITAL DISTRICT

  • NYIC VISTA @ COLUMBIA COUNTY SANCTUARY MOVEMENT (CCSM)
    • ACTIVITIES: The VISTA placed at CCSM will work on communications (e.g., social media, mass mailings/newsletters, website management) and fundraising (e.g., event planning, grant applications, donor mailings) projects.
    • SERVICE LOCATION: Columbia County.
    • LIVING ALLOWANCE: $13,399.15.
  • NYIC VISTA @ United States COMMITTEE FOR REFUGEES AND IMMIGRANTS, ALBANY FIELD OFFICE (USCRI Albany)
    • ACTIVITIES: The VISTA placed at USCRI Albany will work on volunteer management (e.g., volunteer recruitment, training, coordination, recognition) and Community Outreach/Education (e.g., outreach, workshops/presentations, partner organization recruitment) projects. This capacity-building work will support USCRI Albany in being able to provide low-income community members with job placement services which will support their access to economic opportunity.
    • SERVICE LOCATION: Albany County.
    • LIVING ALLOWANCE: $13,399.15.

FINGER LAKES

  • NYIC VISTA @ REFUGEES HELPING REFUGEES
    • ACTIVITIES: The VISTA placed at RHR will work on communications (e.g., social media, mass mailings/newsletters, website management) and fundraising (e.g., event planning and donor mailings) projects. This capacity-building work will support RHR in being able to provide low-income community members with job placement services which will support their access to economic opportunity.
    • SERVICE LOCATION: Monroe County.
    • LIVING ALLOWANCE: $13,399.15.

NEW YORK CITY

  • NYIC VISTA @ ARAB AMERICAN ASSOCIATION OF NEW YORK (AAANY)
    • ACTIVITIES: The VISTA placed at AAANY will work on community outreach (e.g., outreach, recruitment, educational resources) and volunteer management (e.g., volunteer recruitment, training, coordination, recognition) projects. This capacity-building work will support AAANY in being able to provide low-income community members with ESL/ESOL classes and other resources which will support their access to economic opportunity.
    • SERVICE LOCATION: Kings County, New York.
    • LIVING ALLOWANCE: $21,622.60.
  • NYIC VISTA @ CENTER FOR THE INTEGRATION & ADVANCEMENT OF NEW AMERICANS (CIANA)
    • ACTIVITIES: The VISTA placed at CIANA will work on volunteer management (e.g., volunteer recruitment, training, coordination, recognition) projects. This capacity-building work will support CIANA in being able to connect low-income community members to health services (e.g., medical, mental health, social).
    • SERVICE LOCATION: Queens County.
    • LIVING ALLOWANCE: $21,622.60.
  • NYIC VISTA @ CENTER FOR TRANSFORMATIVE ACTION (QUEER DETAINEE EMPOWERMENT PROJECT) (CTA/QDEP)
    • ACTIVITIES: The VISTA placed at CTA will work on volunteer management projects (e.g., volunteer recruitment, training, coordination, recognition) for CTA’s QDEP program. This capacity-building work will support CTA in being able to connect low-income community members to legal services (e.g., screenings/consultations, representation) and other resources that will support their access to economic opportunity.
    • SERVICE LOCATION: Manhattan County.
    • LIVING ALLOWANCE: $21,622.60.
  • NYIC VISTA @ CHHAYA COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT CORPORATION (CHHAYA)
    • ACTIVITIES: The VISTA placed at Chhaya will work on communications (e.g., social media, mass mailings/newsletters, website management) and fundraising (e.g., event planning, grant applications, donor mailings) projects. This capacity-building work will support Chhaya in being able to connect low-income community members to legal services (e.g., screenings/consultations, representation) and other resources that will support their access to economic opportunity.
    • SERVICE LOCATION: Queens County.
    • LIVING ALLOWANCE: $21,622.60.
  • NYIC VISTA @ COUNCIL ON AMERICAN-ISLAMIC RELATIONS
    • ACTIVITIES: The VISTA placed at CAIR-NY will work on fundraising (e.g., event planning, grant applications, donor mailings) projects. This capacity-building work will support CAIR-NY in being able to connect low-income community members to legal services (e.g., screenings/consultations, representation) and other resources that will support their access to economic opportunity.
    • SERVICE LOCATION: Queens County.
    • LIVING ALLOWANCE: $21,622.60.
  • NYIC VISTA @ EMERALD ISLE IMMIGRATION (EIIC)
    • ACTIVITIES: The VISTA placed at EIIC will work on community outreach/education (e.g., outreach, educational resources) and communications (e.g., social media, mass mailings/newsletters, website management) projects. This capacity-building work will support EIIC in being able to provide low-income community members with ESL/ESOL classes and other resources which will support their access to economic opportunity.
    • SERVICE LOCATION: Queens County.
    • LIVING ALLOWANCE: $21,622.60.
  • NYIC VISTA @ ENGLISH-SPEAKING UNION (ESU)
    • ACTIVITIES: The VISTA placed at ESU will work on program development (e.g., ESL curriculum/resource development, program coordination) and volunteer management (e.g., volunteer recruitment, training, coordination, recognition) projects. This capacity-building work will support ESU in being able to provide low-income community members with ESL/ESOL classes and other resources which will support their access to economic opportunity.
    • SERVICE LOCATION: Manhattan County.
    • LIVING ALLOWANCE: $21,622.60.
  • NYIC VISTA @ HER JUSTICE
    • ACTIVITIES: The VISTA placed at Her Justice will work on communications (e.g., mass mailings/newsletters, website management) and Program Development (e.g., program creation/enhancement, coordination, resources, evaluation) projects. This capacity-building work will support Her Justice in being able to connect low-income community members to legal services (e.g., screenings/consultations, representation) and other resources that will support their access to economic opportunity.
    • SERVICE LOCATION: Manhattan County.
    • LIVING ALLOWANCE: $21,622.60.
  • NYIC VISTA @ IMMSCHOOLS
    • ACTIVITIES: The VISTA placed at ImmSchools will work on communications (e.g., social media, mass mailings/newsletters, website management) and fundraising (e.g., event planning, grant applications, donor mailings) projects. This capacity-building work will support ImmSchools in being able to provide low-income community members with youth services (e.g., early childhood, college access, Know Your Rights workshops) and other resources that will support their access to academic success and economic opportunity.
    • SERVICE LOCATION: Manhattan County.
    • LIVING ALLOWANCE: $21,622.60.
  • NYIC VISTA @ LIBERTAS CENTER FOR HUMAN RIGHTS
    • ACTIVITIES: The VISTA placed at Libertas will work on fundraising (e.g., event planning, grant applications, donor mailings) projects. This capacity-building work will support Libertas in being able to connect low-income community members to health services (e.g., medical, mental health, social).
    • SERVICE LOCATION: Queens County.
    • LIVING ALLOWANCE: $21,622.60.
  • NYIC VISTA @ NEW YORK IMMIGRATION COALITION - Access Health
    • ACTIVITIES: The Access Health VISTA placed at the NYIC will support the NYIC’s work around the Access Health NYC initiative, which supports community members in determining their eligibility for various health and human service benefit programs. The VISTA will help develop and facilitate trainings to organizations involved in the program as grantees, and develop and implement evaluation tools to demonstrate program-wide outcomes and changes in impact over time.This capacity-building work will support the NYIC in being able to connect low-income community members to legal services (e.g., screenings/consultations, representation), which will support their access to economic opportunity.
    • SERVICE LOCATION: Manhattan County.
    • LIVING ALLOWANCE: $21,622.60.
  • NYIC VISTA @ NEW YORK IMMIGRATION COALITION - Communications
    • ACTIVITIES: The Communications VISTA placed at the NYIC will work on communications projects (e.g., social media, website, e-newsletters,). This capacity-building work will support the NYIC in being able to connect low-income community members to legal services (e.g., screenings/consultations, representation), which will support their access to economic opportunity.
    • SERVICE LOCATION: Manhattan County.
    • LIVING ALLOWANCE: $21,622.60.
  • NYIC VISTA @ NEW YORK IMMIGRATION COALITION - Community Engagement
    • ACTIVITIES: The Community Engagement VISTA placed at the NYIC will work on focus on supporting the NYIC's community outreach/education projects (e.g., outreach, Know Your Rights presentations, developing partnerships with organizations). This capacity-building work will support the NYIC in being able to connect low-income community members to legal services (e.g., screenings/consultations, representation), which will support their access to economic opportunity.
    • SERVICE LOCATION: Manhattan County.
    • LIVING ALLOWANCE: $21,622.60.
  • NYIC VISTA @ NEW YORK IMMIGRATION COALITION - Development
    • ACTIVITIES: The Development VISTA placed at the NYIC will work on vfundraising (e.g., event planning, grant applications, donor mailings). This capacity-building work will support the NYIC in being able to connect low-income community members to legal services (e.g., screenings/consultations, representation), which will support their access to economic opportunity.
    • SERVICE LOCATION: Manhattan County.
    • LIVING ALLOWANCE: $21,622.60.
  • NYIC VISTA @ NEW YORK IMMIGRATION COALITION - Services Support
    • ACTIVITIES: The Services Support VISTA placed at the NYIC will focus on supporting continuing development of the NYIC's direct service events through community outreach/education and program development projects (e.g., outreach, presentations, developing partnerships with organizations, creating video content to support community education, improving event systems). This capacity-building work will support the NYIC in being able to connect low-income community members to legal services (e.g., screenings/consultations, representation), which will support their access to economic opportunity.
    • SERVICE LOCATION: Manhattan County.
    • LIVING ALLOWANCE: $21,622.60.
  • NYIC VISTA @ NEW YORK IMMIGRATION COALITION - Volunteer Management
    • ACTIVITIES: The Volunteer Management & Membership VISTA placed at the NYIC will support the NYIC's Membership & Capacity Building (MCB) team in continuing to develop its volunteer management and membership programs and resources. This work will include but won't be limited to supporting the development of new specialized volunteer teams (e.g., translation), the recruitment of new volunteers for episodic needs, the transition of various volunteer management systems to Salesforce, and the development of initiatives related to supporting Member organizations. This capacity-building work will support the NYIC in being able to connect low-income community members to legal services (e.g., screenings/consultations, representation), which will support their access to economic opportunity.
    • SERVICE LOCATION: Manhattan County.
    • LIVING ALLOWANCE: $21,622.60.
  • NYIC VISTA @ NEW YORK JUSTICE FOR OUR NEIGHBORS (NYJFON)
    • ACTIVITIES: The VISTA placed at NYJFON will work on communications (e.g., social media, mass mailings/newsletters, website management) and fundraising (e.g., event planning, grant applications, donor mailings) projects. This capacity-building work will support NYJFON in being able to connect low-income community members to legal services (e.g., screenings/consultations, representation) and other resources that will support their access to economic opportunity.
    • SERVICE LOCATION: Manhattan County.
    • LIVING ALLOWANCE: $21,622.60.
  • NYIC VISTA @ NORTHERN MANHATTAN IMPROVEMENT CORPORATION (NMIC)
    • ACTIVITIES: The VISTA placed at NMIC will work on volunteer management (e.g., volunteer recruitment, training, coordination, recognition) and fundraising (e.g., event planning, grant applications, donor mailings) projects. This capacity-building work will support NMIC in being able to connect low-income community members to legal services (e.g., screenings/consultations, representation) and other resources that will support their access to economic opportunity.
    • SERVICE LOCATION: Manhattan County.
    • LIVING ALLOWANCE: $21,622.60.
  • NYIC VISTA @ PEOPLE'S THEATRE PROJECT INC (PTP)
    • ACTIVITIES: The VISTA placed at PTP will work on fundraising (e.g., event planning, grant applications, donor mailings) projects. This capacity-building work will support PTP in being able to connect low-income community members to youth services and other resources that will support their access to economic opportunity.
    • SERVICE LOCATION: Manhattan County.
    • LIVING ALLOWANCE: $21,622.60.
  • NYIC VISTA @ SURVEILLANCE TECHNOLOGY OVERSIGHT PROJECT (STOP)
    • ACTIVITIES: The VISTA placed at STOP will work on communications (e.g., social media, mass mailings/newsletters, website management) and fundraising (e.g., event planning, grant applications, donor mailings) projects. This capacity-building work will support STOP in being able to connect low-income community members to privacy services (e.g., privacy & surveillance training) and other resources that will support their access to economic opportunity.
    • SERVICE LOCATION: Manhattan County.
    • LIVING ALLOWANCE: $21,622.60.
  • NYIC VISTA @ UNLOCAL
    • ACTIVITIES: The VISTA placed at UnLocal will work on communications projects (e.g., social media, mass mailings/newsletters, website management). This capacity-building work will support UnLocal in being able to connect low-income community members to legal services and other resources which will support their access to economic opportunity.
    • SERVICE LOCATION: Manhattan County.
    • LIVING ALLOWANCE: $21,622.60.

LONG ISLAND

  • NYIC VISTA @ CENTRAL AMERICAN REFUGEE CENTER (CARECEN)
    • ACTIVITIES: The VISTA placed at CARECEN will work on fundraising (e.g., event planning and donor mailings) and communications (e.g., social media, mass mailings/newsletters, website management) projects . This capacity-building work will support CARECEN in being able to provide low-income community members with services and other resources which will support their access to economic opportunity.
    • SERVICE LOCATION: Nassau County.
    • LIVING ALLOWANCE: $24,119.20.
  • NYIC VISTA @ LONG BEACH LATINO CIVIC ASSOCIATION
    • ACTIVITIES: The VISTA placed at LBLCA will work on communications (e.g., social media, mass mailings/newsletters, website management) and fundraising (e.g., event planning, grant applications, donor mailings) projects. This capacity-building work will support LBLCA in being able to connect low-income community members to health services (e.g., medical, mental health, social).
    • SERVICE LOCATION: Nassau County.
    • LIVING ALLOWANCE: $24,119.20.
  • NYIC VISTA @ NEW YORK IMMIGRATION COALITION - Member Engagement
    • ACTIVITIES: The Downstate Outreach VISTA placed at the NYIC will focus on supporting the NYIC's community outreach/education projects (e.g., outreach, mental health access, developing partnerships with organizations) in Long Island. This capacity-building work will support the NYIC in being able to connect low-income community members to legal services (e.g., screenings/consultations, representation), which will support their access to economic opportunity.
    • SERVICE LOCATION: Nassau County.
    • LIVING ALLOWANCE: $24,119.20.
  • NYIC VISTA @ SEPA MUJER
    • ACTIVITIES: The VISTA placed at SEPA Mujer will work on communications (e.g., social media, mass mailings/newsletters, website management) and fundraising (e.g., event planning, grant applications, donor mailings) projects. This capacity-building work will support SEPA Mujer in being able to connect low-income community members to legal services (e.g., screenings/consultations, representation) and other resources that will support their access to economic opportunity.
    • SERVICE LOCATION: Suffolk County.
    • LIVING ALLOWANCE: $24,119.20.

WESTERN NEW YORK

  • NYIC VISTA @ JUSTICE FOR MIGRANT FAMILIES (JFMF)
    • ACTIVITIES: The VISTA placed at JFMF will work on communications (e.g., mass mailings/newsletters, website management) and volunteer management (e.g., volunteer recruitment, training, coordination, recognition) projects. This capacity-building work will support JFMF in being able to connect low-income community members to legal services (e.g., screenings/consultations, representation) and other resources that will support their access to economic opportunity.
    • SERVICE LOCATION: Erie County.
    • LIVING ALLOWANCE: $13,399.15.
  • NYIC VISTA @ OPEN BUFFALO
    • ACTIVITIES: The VISTA placed at Open Buffalo will work on communications (e.g., social media, mass mailings/newsletters, website management) and fundraising (e.g., event planning, grant applications, donor mailings) projects. This capacity-building work will support Open Buffalo in being able to connect low-income community members to youth services and other resources that will support their access to economic opportunity.
    • SERVICE LOCATION: Erie County.
    • LIVING ALLOWANCE: $13,399.15.