LEGACY CORPS VOLUNTEER OPENINGS!
Ten ‘paid’ volunteer positions available
Applications accepted through November 6, 2017
WHO ARE LEGACY CORPS VOLUNTEERS?
*Retirees and empty nesters seeking ways to give back and be part of a cohesive group
*Veterans and their family members seeking ways to continue their service to fellow military families and our community
*People new to the Treasure Valley, looking for a way to get to know the community
*Non-traditional students seeking hands-on experience, training compatible with education requirements, and assistance with tuition
*Parents and grandparents interested in helping children with tuition
*Part-Time health workers interested in advancing their career through education, job-related training and relationships with local professionals
LEGACY CORPS VOLUNTEERS PROVIDE COMPANIONSHIP TO ELDERS
SO THE FAMILY CAREGIVER CAN TAKE A BREAK AND TAKE CARE OF THEMSELVES!
Supporting family caregivers enables them to provide better care for a longer time in their homes,
where people want to remain!
Volunteers are matched with families close to their neighborhoods to visit each week (10-12 hours)
Schedules are flexible and accommodate vacations, school and part time employment commitments
Special Projects supporting academic and professional goals may be incorporated as part of Legacy Corps Service- just ask!
Volunteers become part of a highly trained, committed, compassionate and FUN group
Volunteers commit to one year of service, beginning with a 20 hour Orientation in November, and monthly training throughout the year
Volunteers receive a monthly allowance of $167 to off-set costs of their service
Volunteers receive an Education Award of $1538.00, to assist with student loans or future tuition
Volunteers age 55+ may gift this Education Award to a child or grandchild!!!!
MEET SOME LEGACY CORPS VOLUNTEERS AND HEAR WHAT THEY SAY!