Pennsylvania Campus Compact VISTA (PACC*VISTA) members serve directly at host campuses across Pennsylvania to support programming in the areas of K-12 readiness and success, college access and success, food security and nutrition, access to health care, veteran and military families, and other poverty-related issues. PACC*VISTA members act as volunteer recruiters, trainers, and special projects consultants, increasing the capacity of both the community and the campus to identify and address pressing community needs. At the current time, there are twenty-three PACC*VISTA members placed at campuses across Pennsylvania and one PACC*VISTA Leader.
16-17 PACC*VISTA Application Process:
1. Visit the AmeriCorps website at www.my.americorps.gov to learn more about the AmeriCorps*VISTA program, member responsibilities, and member benefits.
2. Click on "Search Listings," search for "PACC" in the "Program Name."
3. Complete and submit your AmeriCorps application to specific PACC*VISTA projects via the AmeriCorps website.
4. Complete any campus-specific application materials. Please note PACC*VISTA campus site supervisors recruit and select their own members.
Any general questions regarding becoming a PACC*VISTA member can be directed to: Sarah Garnitz, Program Manager, firstname.lastname@example.org.