Americorps VISTA

AmeriCorps VISTA is a federal service program, meaning that the position is volunteer based and you give one year of service to your country, 40 hours per week.  There are MANY benefits offered with this opportunity including but not limited to:

  • Biweekly Living Allowance of approximately $470
  • Choice of  $5,920 Education Award or $1,500  Cash Award
  • Two weeks paid vacation time off
  • Basic Health Coverage, or $$ allowance for external coverage
  • Relocation Assistance (if eligible)
  • Childcare Assistance (if eligible)
  • Priority consideration for future Government employment

Achieve Brown County VISTA Flyer

Achieve Brown County’s VISTA program offers GREAT career experiences including working to address and solve some of the most challenging community issues, i.e. poverty, at risk youth, illiteracy, improving health, etc.  Achieve Brown County will provide comprehensive coaching and mentoring for you to develop and use in-demand skills the workforce is looking for. Additionally, you will have the opportunity for great networking experiences.  At the end of this experience your work/career resume will include a comprehensive portfolio of highly value added skills and experiences.

More details on VISTA can be found at:

More details on the VISTA opportunities at Achieve Brown County can be found at (and also an application forms can be found here):