Charitable Advisors LLC
  • 05-Oct-2017 to 04-Nov-2017
  • - Prosperity Indiana
  • Indianapolis, IN, USA
  • VISTA/AmeriCorps

Prosperity Indiana is an intermediary working with community organizations, neighbors, community leaders and investors to support a vision of society where all persons have the opportunity to live and work in an environment that provides economic and social opportunity. Prosperity Indiana supports a network of organizations that builds vital communities and resilient families. We advocate for public policies and assist the network in developing comprehensive solutions that engage local leadership to generate private and public investment.
Summary of Responsibilities
Prosperity Indiana is seeking a Nonprofit Impact VISTA to help build capacity by supporting efforts to: develop a common outcomes framework for members to collect data, determine impact and tell the story of comprehensive community development; organize an institute (laboratory) that informs and demonstrates CCD practice; build Prosperity Indiana to a 300-member strong organization; and secure resources to leverage member projects.
The Nonprofit Impact VISTA will:
•       Oversee the development and implementation of an outcomes platform to collect and analyze standardized data points across the Prosperity Indiana membership
•       Secure commitment from 100 nonprofit member organizations to participate in the reporting process
•       Establish data sets and tools for data collection
•       Develop a process and system for collecting and reporting outcome information
•       Collect and tell stories of members related to community impact resulting from performance measurement, evaluation and performance management
•       Facilitate the development of an institute (laboratory) that supports Prosperity Indiana's capacity building infrastructure
•       Assist in procurement of resources to support the new institute's learning model
•       Market the institute to new and existing stakeholders
•       Establish engagement and tracking systems for interactions with institute participants
Required Skills and Experience
•       Be at least 18 years of age and have US Citizenship or Permanent Resident status
•       College graduate
•       Demonstrated commitment to national and community service
•       Dedicated to completing a full year of service
•       Experience with research methods, tool design and validation
•       Possess an understanding of communications strategies and storytelling to connect data with impact
•       Access to reliable transportation (public transportation or personal transport)
•       Candidates must clear a National Sex Offender Public Registry, State criminal check, and FBI background check
•       Strong verbal and written communication skills
•       Well-organized and detail-oriented
•       Ability to work effectively and collaboratively with diverse staff and value differences of race, ethnicity, age, gender, sexual orientation, religion, ability and socio-economic circumstance
•       Capable of working independently and as a team player
•       Willingness to learn new skills and share that knowledge with others
Benefits of Being an AmeriCorps VISTA:
•       Modest living stipend
•       Education award up to $5,920 for use at Title IV college or university for tuition or to pay back qualified student loans
•       Possible child care expense reimbursement (
•       Develop leadership skills and gain valuable experience in community and economic development
•       Make a lasting difference in communities
Non-Exempt, Full Time, 12 months

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