Mass Poetry - Boston
SCI Social Capital Inc.

165m New Boston St Ste 233, Woburn, Ma 01801-6228
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Mass Poetry – Boston

Status Actively recruiting
Service dates September 2022 to June 2023

At Mass Poetry, the SCI AmeriCorps member will:

●  Participate fully in all SCI AmeriCorps orientations and trainings
●  Assist in growing an inclusive audience and volunteer base for the Mass Poetry Festival
●  Train, coordinate and manage volunteers under supervision of Mass Poetry staff
●  Develop volunteer management tools, processes and systems
●  Add capacity for youth enrichment and volunteerism by recruiting new students to participate in transformative poetry programming
●  Support mentorship of Word Play and Teen Council members, through leadership skills development, team building activities, and engagement
●  Solicit Festival sponsorships to support youth programming
●  Manage web content and support technological needs, especially with an eye toward accessibility
●  Support Mass Poetry events (both in-person and virtually) with an eye toward accessibility
●  Build strong organizational relationships with community members, youth, and volunteers
●  Complete a Social Capital Youth Project for Mass Poetry’s youth enrichment programming


Boston, MA

Living allowance Receive a Taxable Stipend up to $23,000/year, paid bi-weekly
Benefits ●  Receive a Taxable Stipend up to $23,000/year, paid bi-weekly ●  Earn a Federal Education Award worth up to $6,495 upon successful completion of service ●  40-hour SCI Member Professional Development Certificate Program: professional development training in Volunteer Management, Building Social Capital, Community Outreach, Youth Development, Project Management, and DEI (Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion) ●  Eligible for Free Healthcare at a no-cost premium ●  Can receive Student Loan Forbearance during active service
Desired skills, certifications or qualifications

●  Able to commit to Full-Time service in local communities with diverse residents
●  Effective communication skills to conduct community outreach (written and verbal)
●  Strong work ethic, collaboration, and time management skills
●  Robust interpersonal skills
●  Availability to serve in-person for some or all service activities

Other conditions
Weekly Hours Full-Time
Our mission To strengthen communities by connecting diverse individuals and organizations through civic engagement initiatives.
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