Service Member – ConnectiCorps

Apply to be a 2022-23 ConnectiCorps Service Member here.*

Job Description

ConnectiCorps supports Connecticut nonprofits in retaining, improving, and expanding services in the areas of food security, antipoverty, and/or housing. We seek to select and place civic-minded, passionate leaders at nonprofits which have been adversely impacted by COVID-19 and are in need of support by volunteers.

What You’ll Do

  • Serve for 10 months, on-site, at one of our nonprofit partner locations.
  • Complete either 900 or 1,200 hours of AmeriCorps service between September 2022 and July 2023.
  • Review, update, or develop safety plans and distancing guidelines for nonprofits.
  • Establish innovative ways to generate new volunteers and establish new community partnerships.
  • Identify virtual opportunities for volunteers to serve remotely.
  • Review, update and/or create volunteer recruitment, onboarding and retention procedures and documentation.
  • Make a lasting impact in your community!

What You’ll Gain

  • Receive a stipend of $14,400 and a $4,300 Segal Education Award Grant (approximately) for successfully completing a 1,200 hour service term.
  • Receive a stipend of $10,800 stipend and a $3,000 Segal Education Award Grant (approximately) for successfully completing a 900 hour service term.
  • Access to a variety of training, mentorship, and professional development opportunities.
  • A network of peers and colleagues to help propel you throughout your career.
  • A true connection to you community.
  • Hands on experience in the nonprofit/community service field.

*The application deadline is later than stated on this form.

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