Training &Service Opportunities with United Way’s AmeriCorps Team

The United Way of King County has connected hundreds of people to high-impact service opportunities across our community. While working on anti-poverty and family stability projects, United Way AmeriCorps members gain invaluable professional development and work experience, earn a living stipend and $5,775 Education Award, and build a network of like minded leaders.

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Fuel Your Future
September 15th, 2017 through July 31st, 2018
Transform schools into nutrition hubs through education, expanding access to federal nutrition programs, and community events.
Focus Area: Food Security and Family Stability
Program: The Fuel Your Future program reduces childhood food insecurity in low-income schools while helping families build financial stability and meet their basic needs. FYF AmeriCorps members work with kids, parents and staff in partner schools to develop programs enabling all students to access essential healthcare and nutrition programming, healthy meals and quality nutrition education both in and out of school.

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Housing Ready & Crisis Resilient
September 15th, 2017 through July 31st, 2018
Get trained as a Free Tax Campaign specialist, student financial stability coach or regional access point housing specialist.
Focus Area: Ending Homelessness and Financial Stability
Program: Our 25 Ready & Resilient AmeriCorps members help low-income people improve their housing, education and financial stability outcomes. After extensive training, R&R Americorps work at tax sites, regional access points or community colleges to help clients get by (emergency financial assistance and income supports), get ahead (build savings), and stay ahead (improve credit and build assets).

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