OneStar AmeriCorps VISTA Project places highly professional national service members with nonprofits & agencies throughout Texas on transformative projects focused specifically on building organizational capacity and infrastructure. Get the support you need to accelerate your efforts in fundraising, research, volunteer recruitment, marketing, and more!
AmeriCorps VISTA members come equipped with the talent and drive to be a game-changer in your work. Through the the OneStar AmeriCorps VISTA Project, you may request up to five AmeriCorps VISTA members to serve with your organization full-time for one year. If your organization could benefit from VISTA support, to learn more.
OneStar AmeriCorps VISTA Project is a quick and low-cost way to leverage the human capital your program needs to jumpstart new initiatives while reducing the complexities and overhead costs of launching and implementing an AmeriCorps VISTA project on your own.
We make it easier for organizations to access national service resources by providing greater flexibility and ongoing support. You can rely on our extensive experience and knowledge in grants management, which reduces your administrative burden and allows you to focus on the important work of alleviating poverty in the local community.
OneStar AmeriCorps VISTA Project is a cost-share partnership, in which all parties contribute to the success and outcomes of the anti-poverty work at your organization. Investment by the host site and the community is fundamental, as the AmeriCorps VISTA resources are intended to be short-term.
Organizations interested in hosting an AmeriCorps VISTA member through OneStar AmeriCorps VISTA Project must complete a host site application. Host sites may apply for an AmeriCorps VISTA position for a maximum of three years and must renew the position annually. AmeriCorps VISTA members serve for a 12-month term, so the host site should expect to recruit for a position on an annual basis.