Opportunities at MakingChange
MakingChange’s mission is to empower individuals and families to achieve financial stability. We are currently looking to fill these positions:
- Executive Director — Position Overview: This full-time position will be responsible for the overall operations of the organization including program development, staffing and fund raising. Programs include financial coaching, seminars, operating the Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) site and providing other community events related to financial wellness education.
- Volunteer Coordinator – Maryland AmeriCorps — MakingChange is seeking a volunteer coordinator through the Volunteer Maryland AmeriCorps program. The position involves recruiting 25 volunteers to prepare taxes and serve as financial coaches and financial seminar presenters.In addition, the Volunteer Maryland Coordinator will develop a full array of volunteer program materials for MakingChange, including a policies and procedures manual, volunteer applications, a volunteer recruitment plan, volunteer screening materials and a volunteer recognition plan.
The volunteer coordinator will serve 11 months as a member of AmeriCorps, often called the “domestic Peace Corps.” The service year begins Sept. 6 and ends July 31, 2018, and includes extensive training, a $13,250 living allowance, and a $5,775 post-service education award. The program is a partnership between MakingChange and Volunteer Maryland, a program of the Governor’s Office.