United Way to hire 12 summer employees

United Way of the CSRA will hire 12 summer employees through the AmeriCorps VISTA Summer Associate program.

The associates will work with local agencies such as the Boys & Girls Clubs, MACH Academy, Safe Homes of Augusta , The Berry Center, the American Red Cross and the Senior Citizens Council. The new employees  will  get a biweekly living allowance and a choice of  a scholarship or an end-of-service stipend.

Associates will  recruit and train volunteers, help with youth summer activities, plan fundraisers, and assist with special events  and other duties throughout the summer.

According to a release by the United Way , applicants should have at least a high school diploma but some college experience is preferred.
For more information or to apply, visit www.americorps.gov or call Dorothy Gibson at (706) 724-5544.



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