AmeriCorps VISTAs

AmeriCorps VISTA members are passionate and committed to their mission to bring individuals and communities out of poverty.  Members make a year-long, full-time commitment to serve on a specific project at a nonprofit organization or public agency. They focus their efforts to build the organizational, administrative, and financial capacity of organizations that fight illiteracy, improve health services, foster economic development, and otherwise assist low-income communities.

Job descriptions:
To view the list of openings and job descriptions for 2018- 2019 please click here.

For more information about what AmeriCorps VISTA is, what members do, and benefits please click here.

Questions about your benefits as a VISTA? Please click here.

Questions about AmeriCorps VISTA Policy and Expectations? Please click here

Additional questions? Contact our VISTA Leader, Byron, at BTerry1 {at} depaul(.)edu!

Professional Development Opportunities & Trainings:

-Ensure you are receiving the VISTA Newsletter, so that you are connected to all the latest opportunities by clicking here!
-Please visit our Events page to see other opportunities offered by ILCC
-Get Involved with ILCC as a VISTA Media Contributor!

The VISTA Site Application form is now available and due March 1st, 2019. This site has the application form, and other resources pertaining to the application and hosting a VISTA.

Questions about what being a VISTA supervisor entails? Click here for an online orientation!

Illinois Campus Compact VISTA Stories

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