Lisa Challenger

Business/Employer: Beach to Bay Heritage Area, Inc
Position: Lisa Challenger
Category: Other
Type: Part Time
Duration: Year Round
Biweekly stipend of $366.67

Position Description for a Half-Time AmeriCorps Member with Beach to Bay Heritage Area 2023-2024


· Engage in public outreach, including use of social media
· Attend events representing the organization
· Assist the director and board with grant-driven projects

Requirements for applicants include the following:

· Have a strong interest in serving the community
· Be able to relate to diverse populations
· Be at least 18 years of age
· Able to provide copy of either high school diploma, GED, or college transcript
· Have reliable transportation
· Be available to attend the free, AmeriCorps class at SU alternate Thursdays, 9:30 a.m. to 10:45 a.m., during the Fall and Spring semesters.
· Must successfully pass a comprehensive Criminal History Check, which includes FBI fingerprinting
· Must be a U.S. Citizen, U.S. National, or lawful permanent resident alien
· Applicants DO NOT need to be college students, anyone from the community who fits the above requirements may participate.

Benefits available to the AmeriCorps Member:

Ø Valuable experience

Ø A bi-weekly stipend of $366.67

Ø An education award of $3,447.50 for future educational expenses or repayment of federal student loans - members who are age 55 or older may gift their ed. award to a child or grandchild

Ø Federal student loan forbearance while in service, with exemption from paying interest accrued during that time

Ø 8 tuition-free credits at Salisbury University for completion of training course

Ø Access to AmeriCorps Alumni Network

The hours are flexible with some weekends occasionally required. The office is located in downtown Berlin.
To fill out an application, visit and click on ‘Become a Member’ and then ‘Fill out an application.’