The United Way of Porter County AmeriCorps Program members serve as a valuable member of your staff. They help to expand programs that meet the needs of the people you serve.
Members can assist with:
- Building program capacity
- Recruiting volunteers
- Creating marketing and promotions materials
- Special projects approved by AmeriCorps Program Director
- Client interactions, such as tutoring, mentoring and financial literacy training
Placements are available for area nonprofits and schools located in Lake, LaPorte, Porter and Marshall Counties. Member placements are available from September through July. United Way of
Porter County site support includes program coordination, workman’s comp, payroll and on-going training.
Sites are required to commit to a full program year and site fee.
For more information contact Maddie Grimm, United Way AmeriCorps Program Director.