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Americorps Vista


As an AmeriCorps VISTA member, you will be part of a cohort of several individuals hosted by the MN Alliance With Youth.

What is AmeriCorps Vista?

AmeriCorps VISTA is the national service program designed specifically to fight poverty. Authorized in 1964 and founded as Volunteers in Service to America in 1965, VISTA was incorporated into the AmeriCorps network of programs in 1993. VISTA has been on the front lines in the fight against poverty in America for more than 45 years.

What will I be doing as a VISTA?

The Marketing and Development VISTA will help build the capacity of the MNUDL by strengthening its financial base and diversify revenue stream, leverage our impact by creating our volunteer program, and improve student’s and parent’s experience through our student recognition program.

Visit this link to apply:

What will I get in return for my service?

  • Living Stipend
  • Health Benefits
  • End of year award (either a $5,920 Educational Award, or a $1,800 stipend)
  • Experience working for a nonprofit
  • Extremely supportive work environment w/focus on professional development

Have questions?

If you have specific questions regarding the position and the Minnesota Urban Debate League, you can e-mail Amy Cram Helwich, Executive Director (


We are looking for a few excellent folks who can help us deliver great debate tournaments for MN Urban Debate League high schoolers this semester, and middle schoolers next semester.

Pay: $11.00/hr *+ Free Food!

  • (Non-Augsburg students will receive $11/hr, Augsburg students will receive the Augsburg student employment rate)
  • You do not have to be a student to do tournament support.
Job Duties:
  • Post signage and tournament information throughout building
  • Carry supplies (food and materials) in and out of location
  • Help set-up supplies and Clean-up
  • Help greet volunteers
  • Ballot Runner – go to classrooms pick-up and return debate ballots
Job Qualifications:
  • Must be able to lift up to 40 lbs and walk significant distance (within a school building)
  • Pass a background check
  • Have great customer relation skills – welcoming to volunteers, students and coaches
  • Be reliable and able to get to tournament location; be professional in your conduct with students and staff.

2017 – 2018 shifts are full for now.

Questions? Email or call 612-330-1730.