Join Our Team

Texas has thousands of nonprofits. Each has a different mission, but we are all working toward the same goal: helping to improve the lives of Texans. OneStar supports the nonprofit sector and its stakeholders through initiatives that increase civic engagement, research, rigorous evaluation and nonprofit organizational excellence. Our goal is to achieve sustainable social impact throughout the larger nonprofit infrastructure. 

OneStar Foundation Job Openings

There are currently no job openings at OneStar Foundation.

OneStar AmeriCorps VISTA Positions

OneStar Foundation’s AmeriCorps VISTA Intermediary Project is currently recruiting candidates for VISTA service year placements with partner organizations across the state. By serving with AmeriCorps VISTA, you can make a tangible difference to support community efforts to overcome poverty. Learn more about the available placements and apply at the links below:

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Opportunities to Serve in Texas: 

Located in Austin

OneStar VISTA Leader -

(Applicant must have successfully completed one year of service to serve in this role) Develop and utilize your leadership skills to help support VISTA members in their efforts to eliminate poverty across Texas through a Statewide VISTA Intermediary Project!

A.S. Institute For Civic Life Development VISTA
Increase financial support for K-12 civic education programs in efforts to empower vulnerable Texas youth with the capacity to improve conditions in their lives and communities through civic action.


A.S. Institute For Civic Life Strategic Growth VISTA 
Develop programming that supports vulnerable youths' agency to participate effectively in our democracy and inspires life-long commitment to civic participation.


Austin Sunshine Camps Summer Associate Counselors
Spend your summer teaching life skills, self-confidence, trust and teamwork while providing outdoor recreation through activities at residential Austin Sunshine Camps!


Generation Citizen Community Ambassador VISTA
Serve to strengthen youth access to action civics education by building the network, relationships, and systems to help a start-up site deepen its roots in Central Texas!


Generation Citizen Development VISTA
Strengthen youth access to action civics education by building systems for local donor recruitment, prospecting, stewardship, and retention!



Imagine Art Program Analyst VISTA 
Integrate & enhance innovative artist live-work programming that expands long-term care to those in need through the creative use of Medicaid Waivers.


National Alliance on Mental Illness VISTA
The Community Resource VISTA will expand the impact of NAMI through volunteer recruitment, program coordination, and the management of the donor and volunteer database.

Located in Houston 

(ACAM) Alliance for Community Assistance Ministries Donor Development VISTA
Resource Development VISTA: Assist in maintenance and expansion of various donor relationships, securing grants and other resources while exploring tools and technology to strengthen partnerships.


Anti-human Trafficking Fund Development VISTA, The Landing
Improve the financial sustainability of programs that directly support and develop economic opportunities that empower survivors of human trafficking.



Barbara Bush Houston Literacy Foundation-AWARENESS VISTA 
Help raise awareness of the Houston literacy crisis facing both youth and adults by expanding community knowledge and support so that all individuals access the power that literacy provides!


Barbara Bush Houston Literacy Operations VISTA
The Operations VISTA will coordinate key stakeholders and program support teams for all aspects of after-school and summer literacy activities and events.


Barbara Bush Houston Literacy School Program VISTA

The After-School and Summer Literacy Program VISTA will partner with key stakeholders to build a volunteer program to increase capacity for new after-school and summer literacy programs. 2 OPENINGS


Barbara Bush Houston Literacy Summer Camp Associate 
Join CampAdventure! and assist with mentoring, reading, tutoring, crafts, and exercise activities for elementary children in 3rd and 5th Ward Houston.


Barbara Bush Houston Literacy Web Solutions VISTA
The Web Solutions VISTA will work with technology partners to design and apply web tools to provide a seamless experience for end-users, collect and report program data to quantify community impact.


iEducate Operations VISTA,
Modernizing the classroom model: lead innovation in public education by building a system for school districts to engage college & high school youth to close achievement gaps.


Harris County Department of Education CASE For Kids Debate League Outreach VISTA
HUDL VISTA needed to support CASE for Kids in the expansion of the local high school debate league, targeting underserved at-risk youth students throughout Harris County, Texas


Harris County Dept. Of Education Marketing VISTA
Creative minds with an interest in marketing and graphic design needed to help tell the story of afterschool programs and its impact.


Harris County Dept Education Volunteer Outreach 
Support HCDE CASE for Kids in developing volunteer outreach plans to identify, recruit, and train volunteers to serve at various afterschool program events & sites.

Located in San Antonio


PEARLS Court Foster Care Program VISTA
Help empower young girls, ages 14 to 18 who have been placed in foster care, to become accomplished women, role models, and leaders in our community through an integrated systems approach.


Serve as a Community Reviewer for OneStar Grant Applications

If you are interested in serving as a volunteer Community Reviewer for OneStar grant competitions, please complete our online application.

If you have any questions about this opportunity, please contact Elisa Gleeson at 512-287-2029 or