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VISTA applications deadline is Sept. 30

Faith in Action for Cass County is seeking applicants to fill a AmeriCorps VISTA member position for this upcoming year. Deadline to apply is Sept. 15.

The VISTA project involves developing a resource and referral network for local home repair, chore, handyman and homemaking services that complements and enhances Faith in Action’s volunteer services to seniors, the disabled and others in need throughout Cass County. 

The VISTA member will create partnerships with local businesses and update communications, including social media and website, to help us grow and develop greater volunteer opportunities throughout Cass County.

VISTA members receive a modest living allowance, health coverage, leave time, professional development opportunities and an end-of-service education benefit for college tuition or a service stipend.

Call Theresa Eclov at 218-675-5435 for more information about Faith in Action for Cass County and VISTA, or check out the Initiative Foundation website at and click the AmeriCorps link.

Denton (Denny) Newman Jr.
I've worked at the Brainerd Dispatch with various duties since Dec. 7, 1983. Starting off as an Ad Designer and currently Director of Audience Development. The Dispatch has been an interesting and challenging place to work. I'm fortunate to have made many friends, both co-workers and customers.
(218) 855-5889