Become an AmeriCorps VISTA member

Want to join a team that is mission-driven, mission focused, people-centered, and works to develop your skills as a professional? AmeriCorps VISTA and Habitat Texas might be the answer!

Plus, you receive a living stipend and, upon completion of a year in service, you can receive an educational award or bonus.

We have positions beginning in August 2019 in marketing, veterans engagement, data analytics, policy development, journalism, website development, grant writing, fundraising, and more. This is a great opportunity to serve while gaining experience for careers in nonprofits, government, or business.

Members will be located primarily in the Austin area with satellite placement in Killeen, Longview, Bryan/College Station, Garland, Galveston, and Waco. Good team spirit, writing, and organizational skills are a must. Bachelor’s degree required. For more information on VISTA, click here.

Want to know more? Email Chris at info@habitattexas.org. Deadline to apply is soon!

What is AmeriCorps VISTA?

AmeriCorps provides an opportunity for individuals to serve full-time with Habitat for Humanity to help meet the housing needs of communities and families throughout the United States.

Why Choose Us

      • Mission Driven: Believes in Habitat’s mission and values and consider them as a framework for all professional decisions. Entrepreneurial in spirit, relentless in drive to succeed for those we serve.
      • People Centered: Initiates and advances the development of a variety of stakeholders to impact and strengthen the community. Communicates to engage and inspire people within and outside Habitat to create a fun, productive, uplifting environment. Our stakeholders are affiliates, the homeowners they serve, and the people of Texas with a stake in high-quality homeownership for all.
      • Results Oriented: Dedicated to achieving the goals of the Habitat Texas program to ensure the necessary people and material resources to fuel the delivery of the mission.
      • Development Focused: Committed to ongoing personal and professional development, striving to stay current with best practices in nonprofit governance and professional development and a commitment to the entire Habitat Texas team to make sure we, as individuals and a team, reach our potential.